Game Reviews

Song of the Deep Collector's Edition Game Poster Image
age 10+
Underwater tale with heart, depth slightly sunk by controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Mirror's Edge Catalyst Game Poster Image
age 10+
Great parkour action with strong heroine, mild violence.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Shadwen Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Pretty yet generic action-stealth with minimal violence.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Freedom Planet Game Poster Image
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age 11+
Actioner feels like Sonic homage, but play falls short.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2016)
ADR1FT Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Controls can frustrate in tense, scary space-survival game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
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)
LEGO Marvel's Avengers Game Poster Image
age 11+
LEARNING
Earth's Mightiest Heroes assemble for fun action game.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Black Closet Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Engaging social strategy game gently addresses adult themes.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Never Alone: Foxtales Game Poster Image
age 13+
Short, disappointing expansion adds little to original game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Traverser Game Poster Image
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age 12+
LEARNING
Physics puzzler has great female hero but feels incomplete.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Anna's Quest Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Point-&-click tale has deep story, some frustrating puzzles.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Whispering Willows Game Poster Image
age 14+
Horror adventure with strong heroine but lackluster puzzles.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
Stonehearth Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun strategy for all ages lets players create, manage town.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness Game Poster Image
age 10+
Great story, challenging puzzles anchor sleuth's adventure.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Broken Age Act 2 Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Maddeningly difficult adventure with strong role models.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
Crypt of the NecroDancer Game Poster Image
age 10+
Rhythm's gonna get you in this challenging, fun game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
404Sight Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 10+
Fast-paced challenging action tries to teach Net lesson.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Gurumin: A Monstrous Adventure Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Well-tuned adventure has charming characters and fun combat.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Dreamfall Chapters - Books 1 and 2 Game Poster Image
age 18+
Thought-provoking adventure set in parallel worlds.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
Republique Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Dystopian stealth action is fun but has clunky controls.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)

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