Game Reviews

Stellaris: Synthetic Dawn Game Poster Image
age 10+
Robot-focused expansion for dedicated series fans only.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2017)
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The Escapists 2 Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Prison escape strategy sim returns with a breakout hit.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2017)
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Hearts of Iron IV Game Poster Image
age 12+
Highly detailed, frustratingly complex look at WWII.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Ironcast Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Steampunk strategy is challenging fun from start to end.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Overfall Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Deep, fun adventures, but story builder very complex.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
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Superhot Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Surreal strategy, first-person shooter has mild violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Plague Inc: Evolved Game Poster Image
age 12+
Spread a virus, kill the human race in this strategy game.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
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Black Closet Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Engaging social strategy game gently addresses adult themes.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Armello Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun fantasy board game, but multiplayer can have slow turns.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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Card Hunter Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Cross-genre tactics game has Dungeons & Dragons charm.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Invisible, Inc. Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Tense, high-stakes spy thriller tests player skills.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Shadowrun Chronicles: Boston Lockdown Game Poster Image
age 17+
Fun sci-fi tactical game feels streamlined, gets repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Age of Wonders 3: Eternal Lords Game Poster Image
age 13+
Spooky addition extends life of complex strategy game.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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Anomaly Defenders Game Poster Image
age 11+
Traditional tower defense gets some engaging twists.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2014)
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Democracy 3 Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Balance ambition and political obligations in government sim
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows, iPhone
(2013)
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Play Catan Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Digital remake of brilliant board game best for Catan vets.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, Windows, Xbox 360
(2009)
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