Game Reviews

The Talos Principle Game Poster Image
age 10+
Tech-focused sci-fi puzzler challenges, makes players think.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
Starseed Pilgrim Game Poster Image
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age 7+
Coy puzzler will wrinkle your brain and curiosity.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
A Good Snowman Is Hard to Build Game Poster Image
age 5+
Challenging, fun puzzler also becomes repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Puzzle & Dragons Z + Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition Game Poster Image
age 8+
Fun, balanced puzzler with StreetPass features.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
Vertiginous Golf Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Colorful, quirky golf puzzler has dark story, iffy controls.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Traverser Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Physics puzzler has great female hero but feels incomplete.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Fate Tectonics Game Poster Image
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age 12+
World-building puzzler ruined by frustrating, childish gods.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer Game Poster Image
age 8+
Cute, accessible home-design sim in popular series.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2015)
The Dream Machine Game Poster Image
age 15+
Spooky adventure take on dreams but has technical issues.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2012)
Dropsy Game Poster Image
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age 16+
Adventure about making people happy is very confusing.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Snail Bob 2 Game Poster Image
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age 6+
Clever cartoonish puzzle adventure perfect for families.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Minecraft: Story Mode Game Poster Image
age 10+
Famous blocky adventure has a generic story to tell.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One, iPhone
(2015)
Doodle God Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Clever puzzler entertains, shocks with combined elements.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Samorost 3 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Exploration-heavy adventure game with tough puzzles.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Life Goes On: Done to Death Game Poster Image
age 10+
Morbid, challenging, cartoony puzzle game has mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Lumo Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Mind-bending puzzler with distinct nostalgic flavor.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
BoxBoxBoy! Game Poster Image
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age 8+
No cutting corners in this simple, addictive puzzler.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2016)
TRI: Of Friendship and Madness Game Poster Image
age 8+
Cunning puzzler delivers beauty, challenge, and peace.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
Road Not Taken Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Inventive and challenging puzzler has quirky humor.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2014)
Hohokum Game Poster Image
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age 8+
Beautifully odd puzzle journey requires patience, tenacity.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2014)

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