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Age of Decadence Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Postapocalyptic Roman tale forces immoral choices.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Pillars of Eternity: The White March Part 1 Game Poster Image
age 16+
Snowy expansion adds new heroes to mature fantasy tale.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Victor Vran: Overkill Edition Game Poster Image
age 16+
Deep combat-heavy game has players kill thousands of beasts.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Her Story Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Inventive live-action murder mystery has adult themes.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Pillars of Eternity Game Poster Image
age 16+
Captivating adventure rich with details, lore, action.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Darkest Dungeon Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Challenging, violent, but entertaining role-playing game.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
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Natural Doctrine Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Role-playing game focuses on combat, but story falls flat.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2014)
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Shin Megami Tensei IV Game Poster Image
age 16+
Darker, sexualized mature take on "catch 'em all" craze.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2013)
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Counter-Strike: Global Offensive Game Poster Image
age 16+
Dated online shooter drowns in cesspool of toxic behavior.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2012)
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Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary Game Poster Image
age 16+
Well-made but bloody overhaul of classic alien shooter.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
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Fossil Fighters: Champions Game Poster Image
age 7+
Pokemon-ish sequel makes dinosaur-hunting less repetitive.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2011)
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Halo: Reach Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Conclusion to violent sci-fi shooter for older teens only.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2010)
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The Princess and the Frog (DS) Game Poster Image
age 7+
Movie-based questing/platforming game isn't too difficult.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
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Halo 3: ODST Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Impressive prequel focuses on co-op tactics to shoot aliens.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2009)
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Fossil Fighters Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Pokemon-ish RPG substitutes fighting dinos for monsters.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi
(2009)
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Princess Debut Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Fun, charming dancing game targeted at girls.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
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American Girl Kit: Mystery Challenge! Game Poster Image
age 7+
Doll-based mysteries aren't interactive enough.
Platforms: Nintendo DS
(2008)
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Halo 3 Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Well-made series finale too violent for kids.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2007)
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Pokemon Battle Revolution Game Poster Image
age 7+
Good for Pokemon fanatics, but lacks mass appeal.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2007)
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Ratatouille Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Cute & varied gameplay makes this a gaming feast.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Windows, Mac, PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube, Game Boy Advance
(2007)
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