Game Reviews

csm_game
age 11+
 
Side-scroller with mild blood revels in old-school action.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)
age 18+
 
Violent, bloody shooter offers option to arrest enemies.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
age 13+
 
Stylish action marred by odd controls, design choices.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 18+
 
Thought-provoking adventure set in parallel worlds.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Accessible, action-heavy space strategy with mild violence.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 9+
 
LEARNING
Brilliant, beautiful platform adventure with a lovable hero.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
age 13+
 
Time-travelling fighter stuck in place by inconsistent play.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
age 18+
 
Extremely violent shooter confuses plot, frustrates play.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
csm_game
age 12+
 
Poetic but flawed, confused game falls short of potential.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
csm_game
age 9+
 
Engaging space-hopping platformer with low replay value.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 18+
 
Fast fighter has lots of sexy imagery, minor game additions.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
csm_game
age 18+
 
Sinister survival-horror game with frustrating controls.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
csm_game
age 13+
 
Solid puzzler hampered by sophmoric humor, bad controls.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
age 14+
 
More of the same, but just as scary as its predecessors.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Vexing puzzler is safe for kids but could prove frustrating.
Platforms: Mac, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
csm_game
age 8+
 
Reincarnation game gets lost in repetition and confusion.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
LEARNING
Classic evocative space strategy promotes tactical planning.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
age 5+
 
Challenging, fun puzzler also becomes repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 18+
 
Gory episodic horror adventure for adults mixes old and new.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
csm_game
age 10+
 
Excruciatingly hard platformer could prove irritating.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2015)

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