Eddie the Eagle plays Steep in a wind tunnel, because why not

Eddie the Eagle plays Steep in a wind tunnel, because why not

Nov 30, 2016

It’s the most obvious piece of PR that we never saw coming. To help promote Steep to UK peoples, Ubisoft has enlisted the one and only Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards to play and talk about the game. Oh, sorry, did we forget to mention the fact that he played the game in a vertical wind tunnel? For the young and the non-British who may be unaware of who Eddie...

Ubisoft is giving away yet more free stuff right NOW

Ubisoft is giving away yet more free stuff right NOW

Nov 24, 2016

Ubisoft are weird. Like, seriously odd. They’re quite possibly the only major third party publisher, for example, to consistently show Nintendo some love. Supporting one of the industry’s longest-standing and most talented developer-publishers? What’s that all about, eh? Another really weird thing they’ve been doing is giving away free...

Final Fantasy XV food is a real thing (for a week)

Final Fantasy XV food is a real thing (for a week)

Nov 18, 2016

Are you excited for Final Fantasy XV? If so, you’re certainly not alone; the legendary series has been going for almost thirty years, and a new numbered instalment is always cause for celebration. Some people live Final Fantasy, breathe Final Fantasy… and now, thanks to one of the restaurants established by slobbering celebrity chip-hater Jamie...

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...

Farming Simulator 17: review

Farming Simulator 17: review

Nov 1, 2016

Format: Xbox One (version reviewed), PS4, PC, PS3, 360, Mac, Vita, 3DS Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Focus Home Interactive Developer: Giants Software Players: 1 (offline), 2 (online) Site: http://www.farming-simulator.com/ Game code provided by the distributor In the words of the legendary Freddie Mercury, “Wheat will, wheat will, rock you!”. Er, that...