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...

PSN back online in the UK

PSN back online in the UK

May 16, 2011

If you turned on your PS3 today, you would be encouraged to download the latest firmware 3.61. This new software has been released in preparation for the rebirth of PSN, which has just gone back online in the UK, after the US went online earlier yesterday. Other European countries are expected to follow shortly, as Sony rolls the service out across the...

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...

Breaking News: Bad Weather Encourages Gaming

Breaking News: Bad Weather Encourages Gaming

Dec 2, 2010

Over the last few days most of Britain has been coated in at least three inches of snow, and in some areas several feet. This awful weather coupled with record breaking freezing temperatures has seen a rise in the number of people staying in and gaming. Apparently it just isn’t the weather to go outside and play football. In a press release issued by Spil...

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...