A GAME infographic what has Critical Gamer in it, innit

A GAME infographic what has Critical Gamer in it, innit

Dec 20, 2014

It seems like only yesterday we were celebrating the greedy, selfish side of Christmas (in fact it was a few days earlier, in our feature where we explained our most wanted games of 2015). That’s not all the festive season’s about, of course. It’s also about giving to others on the understanding that you’ll get something in return! Which...

Saints Row IV: from Wub Wub to Wad Wad

Saints Row IV: from Wub Wub to Wad Wad

Aug 9, 2013

Saints Row has become a series that always has to one-up the crazy stuff it comes up with, and Saints Row IV is no different if previews are Twitter are to believed. In conjunction with the GAME retailer a most ridiculous and almost unbelievable preorder package has been put together. Dubbed the “Super Dangerous Wad Wad Edition” aka “The Million Dollar...

Blockbuster launch new VIP Gamer scheme

Blockbuster launch new VIP Gamer scheme

May 10, 2012

Blockbuster have launched a new VIP Gamer scheme, which gives gamers points when they make purchases in store or online. With 100 points available per £1 spent, you can also claim points by entering competitions, rating games or simply watching game trailers on the Blockbuster website. Players can redeem their points against various in-store or online...

GAME Group enters administration

GAME Group enters administration

Mar 26, 2012

Nothing but bad news comes from GAME today as the retailer officially enters administration and closes roughly half of its 609 shops. As well as the store closures – which includes Gamestation’s flagship store in Birmingham New Street – game.co.uk has been taken down and replaced with a splash page that includes details of the administration companies...

GAME not selling Mass Effect 3 this March

GAME not selling Mass Effect 3 this March

Feb 29, 2012

As the retailer’s ship continues to struggle, GAME has confirmed that it won’t be selling Mass Effect 3 in March, or indeed any other EA title beyond SSX. This not only means you won’t be able to walk into a GAME or Gamestation store and purchase a copy on March 9, but also, any pre-orders from either store or their websites will not be fulfilled....