Grumpy Gurevitz: I’m back, and remastered

Grumpy Gurevitz: I’m back, and remastered

Nov 11, 2016

Editor’s note: After a lengthy hiatus while he concentrated on working for The Other Side, with stints at Gioteck and Prif, this feature herald’s Steven Gurevitz’s triumphant return to Critical Gamer (while also working for Asiiya, the new accessory company that he’s co-founded and where you can find both Steven and I writing reviews). I...

Critical Gamer writer levels up to become new Gioteck Community Manager

Critical Gamer writer levels up to become new Gioteck Community Manager

Feb 14, 2013

Our very own Steven G, AKA Grumpy Gurevitz, is now also AKA Gioteck’s Community Manager. He’ll still be staying with us, though there are now restrictions on what he can write about. There is a blanket ban across the site (with immediate effect) on reviewing Gioteck products, due to potential conflict of interest. We triple promise that the person...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Why reviewing games is becoming harder

Grumpy Gurevitz: Why reviewing games is becoming harder

Nov 1, 2011

Gaming websites are very, very popular. Traditionally they were popular as it was the place you went to (if you didn’t wait for the magazine copy) to get the first review of a game. A review was important, really important, as often the review was the first place where you could really find out the details of a release. However over the least five years,...

Grumpy Gurevitz: Where is the BBC when it comes to games?

Grumpy Gurevitz: Where is the BBC when it comes to games?

Feb 10, 2011

I’m part of a BBC ‘Linked In’ group and over the last few weeks there has been an ongoing debate concerning whether the BBC should start covering games across the various media outlets and platforms. Now, I should point out that I am extremely proud of parts of the BBC, but also extremely wary of the size of the organisation and its ability to...

Merry/Happy Christmas/Chanukah! Free festive flash game here!

Merry/Happy Christmas/Chanukah! Free festive flash game here!

Dec 9, 2010

Do you like Christmas? Do you like Chanukah? Do you like free Flash games? If you answered ‘yes’ to at least one of those questions, then ‘A Little Helper’ just might be for you. Developed by CodeHeads – with a helping hand from audio experts 2002 Studios (which means our very own Grumpy Gurevitz had a hand in there, which has nothing...