Relentless: Blue Toad interview

We managed to get an exclusive interview with Paul Woodbridge, Design Director at Relentless, to coincide with the launch of the site for new PSN game Blue Toad Murder Files. In exchange however, we had to give him somebody to motion capture being murdered. In completely unrelated news, the Tea Boy position at Critical Gamer is open again… CG: Blue...

Bomberman ULTRA: review

Format: PS3 Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Hudson Soft Developer: Hudson Soft Players: 1-8 (online), 1-4(local) Price: £7.99 Site: www.hudsonent.com Bomberman ULTRA! What does that say to you? The best Bomberman yet? Maybe everything every Bomberman game has ever had shoved into one, small space? Don’t bother, these questions are...

Uncharted 2 Beta – first impressions

The original Uncharted was a cracking romp in the Indiana Jones style, with superb gunplay, a wise cracking hero and simple puzzles to solve. It didn’t include a multiplayer option, but this sequel does. But is it necessary or is it simply a tacked on extravagance? It all started badly as I tried to start a game. I made my choice of game mode, from...

TGS: PSP Go hands – on impressions

  At Tokyo Game Show on Thursday and Friday, I had two relatively brief opportunities to get my hands on the forthcoming PSP Go, due October 1st in the US and EU, and 1st November in Japan. My first hands-on was 3 minutes spent playing Gran Turismo, whilst the PSP was attached to a Sony employee by an elastic cord! It was rather off putting trying to play the...

Zombie Apocalypse: review

Format: XBLA (version reviewed), PSN Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Konami Developer: Nihilistic Software Players: 1-4 (Offline), 1-4 (Online) Price: 800 points (£6.80), $9.99 Site: www.konami.com/games/zombie Many of us wonder how we will fare should the zombie apocalypse overrun the world. There are many fictional places where we can take inspiration...