Critical Talk Episode 13: Scum and Villainy

Critical Talk Episode 13: Scum and Villainy

Dec 30, 2013

Surprise, Critical Talk still exists, unlike dinosaurs as far as we know! Fearless leader Luke Kemp returns with a wit sharper than the majority of your kitchen cutlery, as does ex-writer Stephen Kelly and his brother ex-writer Bryan. Lastly there is Seán Prideaux himself, a man who has never appeared on Critical Talk and dislikes Shadow of the Colossus. These...

The item crafting of Far Cry 4 (yes, 4)

The item crafting of Far Cry 4 (yes, 4)

Mar 25, 2013

I’ve been playing Far Cry 3, a heartwarming tale of a psychotic young American man with a rucksack that stinks of the bloodied animal skins within. Fun as it is to wonder why it takes two skinned tapirs to craft one medium sized wallet, and why it even occurred to Mr Brody to make a rudimentary handbag out of a pig’s head (or whatever it is he...

Far Cry 3: New Year catchup review

Far Cry 3: New Year catchup review

Jan 21, 2013

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Players: 1 + Online Multiplayer and 4 player Co-op Site: http://far-cry.ubi.com/fc-portal/en-gb/home/index.aspx This latest open world first person shooter in the Far Cry franchise is the most ambitious yet, with the Rook Islands offering a beautiful, but...

E3 2012: Breaking Dreams and Limbs

E3 2012: Breaking Dreams and Limbs

Jun 14, 2012

When the first day of E3 press conferences disappeared into the burning horizon of flashing lights and loud noises, I wandered around the aftermath’s rubble with a slightly queasy feeling in the pit of my stomach. Although I was sitting comfortably at home through the magic of the internet, it managed to make a lasting impression all the same. Not really...

Far Cry 3 co-op campaign trailer

Far Cry 3 co-op campaign trailer

Jun 7, 2012

If the Far Cry 3 trailer shown during Ubisoft’s E3 conference got your shooting juices going, you’ll love the debut video for the four player co-op campaign mode. It introduces you to the four playable characters and shows them shooting things in almost every shot. Players can choose to be crooked cop Leonard, Russian hitman Mikhail, ex-soldier Tisha or...