Game Reviews

age 10+
 
High-flying arcade shooter grounded by difficulty, gameplay.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 8+
 
Campy sibling fight frustrates, pleases with juvenile humor.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 9+
 
Octopus out of water tale has a lot of gravity, confusion.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Tough, deep adventure game challenges skills, tactics.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Tough stealth game has cartoonish violence, limitless play.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Remake blurs line between nostalgic, outdated.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
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age 16+
 
Deep combat-heavy game has players kill thousands of beasts.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Recruit disposable adventurers in this hand drawn RPG.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 18+
 
Mature adventure has confusing puzzles, mean characters.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(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+
 
Outrun Death in this cartoonishly violent kart racer.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
LEARNING
Physics puzzler has great female hero but feels incomplete.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Point-&-click tale has deep story, some frustrating puzzles.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Bridge-building sim fun; challenge puts it on shaky ground.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 16+
 
Inventive live-action murder mystery has adult themes.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 13+
 
LEARNING
Tough engineering logic puzzler is mysterious and creepy.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Fun drilling adventure with mild violence ends too quickly.
Platforms: Mac, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Short adventure captivates with puzzles, intriguing story.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Unconventional war game forces cultural reflection.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)

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