We need a cure for Destinyitis

We need a cure for Destinyitis

Nov 9, 2017

Confession time; I’m not a big fan of Destiny (the game, not the abstract concept of predetermined events). I mean, it’s okay, but the fact that so many people are borderline obsessed with it baffles me. If you love it – and, statistically, you probably do – I’m cool with that. You’ve found a game that gives you pleasure, and that you’re getting...

(not so) Grumpy Gurevitz: Gamers, gamers, everywhere!

(not so) Grumpy Gurevitz: Gamers, gamers, everywhere!

Nov 2, 2017

Wow, what a year so far. Is this a golden year in gaming? Let’s see what we have here, in our little gaming industry. We have, a choice of not one but two PlayStation 4 consoles, and the same for the Xbox Platform. PC is still going strong, with a ton of specialist gaming-tailored solutions, from cool chassis options to game-centric GPUs such as the AMD...

Observer: review

Observer: review

Aug 22, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Aspyr Developer: Bloober Team Players: 1 Site: http://observer-game.com/ Game code provided by PR Intentionally or otherwise, Observer’s very name can be used to adjust your expectations for this game. If you’ve watched the trailer and followed the marketing, you...

Chromagun: review

Chromagun: review

Aug 21, 2017

Format: PS4 (version reviewed), Xbone, PC Unleashed: 23rd August (PS4/Xbone), Out Now (PC) Publisher: Pixel Maniacs Developer: Pixel Maniacs Players: 1 Site: http://pixel-maniacs.com/chromagun Game code provided by the developer Here at Critical Gamer, we don’t like to copy what everybody else is doing. So, while we’re reluctant to say...

NBA Playgrounds: review

NBA Playgrounds: review

May 24, 2017

Format: Switch (version reviewed), PS4, Xbox One, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher:Mad Dog Games Developer: Saber Interactive Players: 1-2 Site: http://saber3d.com/portfolio_page/nba-playgrounds/ Game code provided by PR NBA Playgrounds is an odd little fella. It enjoys the blessing of the NBA – or the lawyers in charge of its franchising, at least –...