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Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy Game Poster Image
age 13+
Moderately violent courtroom drama with positive role model.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2019)
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Radiant Historia: Perfect Chronology Game Poster Image
age 13+
Excellent time-traveling tale whose time has come again.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2018)
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Iconoclasts Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Ambitious, philosophical action title is a delightful joy.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2018)
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Resident Evil: Revelations 2 Game Poster Image
age 18+
Gory, mature episodic horror adventure mixes old and new.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2017)
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Resident Evil: Revelations Game Poster Image
age 18+
Engaging but scary, bloody, mature shooter.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2017)
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Apollo Justice: Ace Attorney Game Poster Image
age 13+
Courtroom drama is more than a guilty pleasure.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo DS
(2017)
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Fire Emblem Warriors Game Poster Image
age 13+
Fun yet flawed action role-playing vs. thousands of foes.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Switch
(2017)
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Danganronpa V3: Killing Harmony Game Poster Image
age 18+
Macabre mature whodunit where nothing is as it seems.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2017)
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Utawarerumono: Mask of Deception Game Poster Image
age 18+
Mature adventure visually striking with repetitive gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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GOD WARS Future Past Game Poster Image
age 13+
Technically sound tactics game falls flat on story details.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Period: Cube - Shackles of Amadeus Game Poster Image
age 18+
Engaging story hindered by slow pacing, mature content.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia Game Poster Image
age 13+
Deep, strategy-focused RPG has violence, skimpy outfits.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2017)
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Zero Escape: The Nonary Games Game Poster Image
age 18+
Two large, violent tales for mature adventure fans only.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2017)
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Atelier Firis: The Alchemist and the Mysterious Journey Game Poster Image
age 13+
Light, accessible adventure restrained by technical issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Ys Origin Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Fun remastered role-playing game keeps old tech issues.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2017)
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Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King Game Poster Image
age 13+
Epic RPG adventure with some violence, mild innuendo.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2017)
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Shantae: Half-Genie Hero Game Poster Image
age 13+
Take to the high seas in this magical animated platformer.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 Game Poster Image
age 13+
Updated fighter has deep cartoonish brawls, skimpy costumes.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360
(2016)
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Dragon Ball Fusions Game Poster Image
age 13+
Slow pace makes this fighter best for die-hard fans.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
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Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse Game Poster Image
age 18+
Dark, mature RPG is complex but a bit repetitive.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
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