Game Reviews

age 10+
 
High-flying arcade shooter grounded by difficulty, gameplay.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 13+
 
Fun, challenging arcade adventure with fantasy violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2015)
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age 18+
 
Not all winners, but this "Rare" collection rocks.
Platforms: Xbox One
(2015)
age 13+
 
Expanded RPG remake encourages exploration, micromanagement.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Tough, deep adventure game challenges skills, tactics.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 14+
 
Strategic game with compelling story, memorable characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Funny, surprising adventure with beautiful graphics.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Remake blurs line between nostalgic, outdated.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
age 18+
 
Mature action with traps, sexually risqué content.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2015)
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age 16+
 
Deep combat-heavy game has players kill thousands of beasts.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 8+
 
Platforming adventure game more about luck than skill.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
LEARNING
Quirky, funny 4X fantasy strategy game with some violence.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
Old-school hack-'n'-slash lacks length, depth.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Recruit disposable adventurers in this hand drawn RPG.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Irradiated monster brawler loses power in gameplay, visuals.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4
(2015)
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age 13+
 
LEARNING
Cross-genre tactics game has Dungeons & Dragons charm.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 13+
 
Clever satire of flawed video games intentionally messy.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
LEARNING
Physics puzzler has great female hero but feels incomplete.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 14+
 
Combat-focused expansion deep with gameplay, new features.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Historical strategy with new twist on medieval combat.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)

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