The future of gaming?

The future of gaming?

Nov 17, 2017

My first experience of gaming was on a Binatone system my dad bought one year, many many moons ago; and I remember being blown away by being able to control a line of pixels on the screen and batting a ball back at my opponent in a simple game of tennis. Gaming has changed dramatically since then, with graphics now sometimes near to photorealism, and online play...

Gang Beasts Online: hands-on

Gang Beasts Online: hands-on

May 16, 2016

While multiplayer brawler Gang Beasts has enjoyed success in the living room since its Early Access release in 2014, fans have been clamouring for a way to throw their more physically distant friends into meat grinders and off oil rigs via an online mode. Boneloaf have finally begun to implement such functionality in Gang Beasts Online Beta, and we’ve had...

Gioteck: EX-02s Special Ops headset

Gioteck: EX-02s Special Ops headset

Apr 12, 2011

Gioteck are an award winning UK company who specialise in peripherals for gamers and have released a number of headsets for the PS3 in the last few years. This latest headset, the EX-02s has many improvements over its predecessor the EX-01, including noise cancellation, clearer voice chat, better battery life and a sleeker, sexier new look. The first thing that...

City of Heroes: Going Rogue: review

City of Heroes: Going Rogue: review

Nov 10, 2010

Format: PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: NCsoft Developer: Paragon Studios Players: MMO Site: http://goingrogue.eu.cityofheroes.com Seeing as the City of Heroes universe is virgin territory for us at Critical Gamer, it may seem odd that we review the six year old game’s latest expansion, Going Rogue. In a convenient coincidence however, the vast majority of...

Heroes of Newerth: review

Format: PC Unleashed: Out now Publisher: S2 Games Developer: S2 Games Players: 2 – 10 Site: www.heroesofnewerth.com Imagine what would happen if Warcraft 3 and a tower defence game had a child together. It comes into the world fresh as anything and full of life, before getting abused all through its childhood, being locked in a cage and constantly prodded....