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Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Game Poster Image
age 16+
Violent seafaring sequel is complex but rewarding adventure.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Killing Floor: Incursion Game Poster Image
age 16+
Gory VR horror shooter has style, clunky controls.
Platforms: PlayStation VR
(2018)
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Deep Blue Sea 2 Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Gory shark tale has violence, profanity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2018)
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Extinction Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Giant-sized hack-and-slash action is fun but very bloody.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Kaet Must Die! Game Poster Image
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age 16+
If you don't succeed, die, die again in grisly action game.
Platforms: HTC Vive, Nintendo Switch, Oculus Rift, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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The 25th Ward: The Silver Case Game Poster Image
age 16+
Convoluted mess of a bloody, mature murder mystery.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2018)
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The Council Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Thrilling tale is blend of intrigue, careful conversations.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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Orwell: Ignorance Is Strength Game Poster Image
age 16+
Confusing secret ops sim plays with online truth and lies.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Nice Try, Jane Sinner Book Poster Image
age 16+
Teen reinvents herself after suicide try in complex tale.
By Lianne Oelke
(2018)
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Planet of the Apes: Last Frontier Game Poster Image
age 16+
Good story marred by choices that lead nowhere.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2017)
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Tokyo Tattoo Girls Game Poster Image
age 16+
Short, lackluster strategy game has suggestive content.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2017)
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Demon Gaze II Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Fun yet repetitive dungeon crawler has violence, sexuality.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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ECHO Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Unique sci-fi adventure with flawed smart enemies.
Platforms: Windows
(2017)
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Life Is Strange: Before the Storm Game Poster Image
age 16+
Mature, emotional tale emphasizes story over puzzles.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Pillars of Eternity: Complete Edition Game Poster Image
age 16+
Homage to classic adventures brings fantasy to consoles.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
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Alien: Covenant Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Blood, gore, moody visuals, and a strong female character.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Danganronpa Another Episode: Ultra Despair Girls Game Poster Image
age 16+
Quirky, violent, mature adventure fun despite gory content.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Get Even Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Psychological thriller has violent gun sequences.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Life Movie Poster Image
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age 16+
Lots of violence, some language, in well-told alien story.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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Darkest Dungeon: The Crimson Court Game Poster Image
age 16+
Bloody, tough expansion goes deeper into brutal dungeons.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2017)
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