OlliOlli: review

OlliOlli: review

Jan 30, 2014

1 Format: PS Vita Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Roll7 Developer: Roll7 Players: 1 Site: http://r7games.webs.com/olliolli Skateboarding used to be a very popular genre in gaming, with Activision’s Tony Hawk series and EA’s Skate at the forefront of its popularity. However Tony Hawk eventually saw the quality of the series fall away along with its...

Introducing the world’s best app (because we’re in it)

Introducing the world’s best app (because we’re in it)

Aug 7, 2012

“I read the news today, oh boy/all videogames related in a brand new app, which was awesome” as The Beatles once sang. This drug-addled dream has now come true, thanks to Appy Gamer – the latest news dooberry from world-famous app craftspeople Mobiles Republic. There are three main reasons to download this for your iPhone, iPad, Android phone or...

Critical Gamer: Now in print!

Critical Gamer: Now in print!

Jan 14, 2011

Yes! No! Sort of! Okay, here’s the deal: West Coast Review, published by Wyvex Media, is a free magazine delivered to around 10,000 addresses across the West coast of Scotland. The latest issue – which is due to start falling through letterboxes within the next week or two – boasts a new gaming section, provided by… Critical Gamer. There are to...

Critical Gamer’s Game of the Year

Critical Gamer’s Game of the Year

Dec 24, 2010

It’s Christmas time! This means surreptitiously hunting down the addresses of relatives you carefully ignore the rest of the year, writing Christmas cards for work colleagues you’d happily slit the throats of if you were confident nobody would ever find out, and resisting the urge to throttle people whenever they say “It doesn’t feel like...

The winners of our Lead and Gold Steam giveaway are…

The winners of our Lead and Gold Steam giveaway are…

Dec 20, 2010

Two things became clear as a result of our Lead and Gold Steam code giveaway. Firstly, we have readers from all over the world; and secondly, about one third of them are called ‘John’ or ‘Jon’. The winners are: Hasan (AKA Dick Spurs), Ajman, UAE Peter (AKA The Punisher) NRW, Germany John (AKA JohnGunEyed), Norfolk, UK John Dill (AKA...