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...

Kirby Planet Robobot: review

Kirby Planet Robobot: review

Jun 16, 2016

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: HAL Laboratory Players: 1-4 Site: https://www.nintendo.co.uk/games/oms/kirby-robobot_desktop/ Game purchased by reviewer Kirby: Planet Robobot is exactly what you’d expect from a Nintendo platformer and exactly what you’d expect from a Kirby game at that. It’s highly polished, fun, takes a...

Yo-Kai Watch: review

Yo-Kai Watch: review

May 9, 2016

Format: 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Level-5 Players: 1 Site: http://yo-kai.nintendo.com/ Game code provided by the publisher Yo-kai are ordinarily invisible creatures, and the eponymous Yo-kai watch is needed in order to detect and reveal them. The game is often mentioned in the same breath as Pokémon and, while it’s an...

Star Fox Guard: review

Star Fox Guard: review

May 2, 2016

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo/Platinum Games Players: 1 Site: http://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/Wii-U-download-software/Star-Fox-Guard-1091572.html Game code provided by the publisher At 2014’s E3, Nintendo stepped out of character to show off two games which were little more than proof-of-concept demos....

Star Fox Zero: review

Star Fox Zero: review

Apr 26, 2016

Format: Wii U Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo/Platinum Games Players: 1-2 (offline only) Site: http://starfoxzero.nintendo.com/ Game code provided by the publisher “Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it” is an oft-used phrase (in certain areas of Blighty, at least). It might not be the best attitude to take...