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Yaga Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Short, folksy fantasy tale with mild combat, player choice.
Platforms: Apple Arcade, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Skulls of the Shogun: Bone-A-Fide Edition Game Poster Image
age 12+
Challenging turn-based strategy game with skeleton warriors.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360
(2019)
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Castlevania: Anniversary Collection Game Poster Image
age 12+
Classic action games have lots of vampires, a bit of blood.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Below Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Fun, challenging tale with random dungeons, some violence.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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The Sims 4: Get Famous Game Poster Image
age 12+
Substantial add-on boosts focus on fame and consumerism.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Lord of the Rings: Living Card Game Game Poster Image
age 12+
Stingy, hard card game adaptation has high learning curve.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2018)
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Hand of Fate 2 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Approachable RPG has cool presentation, fussy combat.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
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The Inner World - The Last Wind Monk Game Poster Image
age 12+
Kid-friendly adventure series gets bleaker, harder.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One, iPhone
(2017)
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Fable Fortune Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Engaging card-game battle set in Fable's fantasy world.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Gwent Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever card game spin-off will test strategy, tactics.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Has-Been Heroes Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Very difficult adventure has frustrating, random gameplay.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Faeria Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Fun strategy blends a living board game and card collection.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2017)
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Rock Band Rivals Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Expansion adds friendly competition, but limited gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2016)
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Starbound Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Sandbox adventure is fun, gratifying, but has odd controls.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
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SEUM: Speedrunners from Hell Game Poster Image
age 12+
Heavy-metal platformer challenges players' skills, reflexes.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Naruto Online Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Turn-based multiplayer only captures half of show's magic.
Platforms: Facebook, Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Dungeons 2 Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Strategy game has charm, humor, but lacks any challenge.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
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StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Game Poster Image
age 12+
Thrilling, violent end to the StarCraft II strategy series.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns Game Poster Image
age 12+
Epic fantasy MMO expansion vastly improves gameplay, story.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Transformers: Devastation Game Poster Image
age 12+
Fun, attractive, short but shockingly deep cartoon brawler.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
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