Game Reviews

age 10+
 
High-flying arcade shooter grounded by difficulty, gameplay.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Tough, deep adventure game challenges skills, tactics.
Platforms: Linux, 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Remake blurs line between nostalgic, outdated.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)
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age 8+
 
Platforming adventure game more about luck than skill.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 12+
 
Recruit disposable adventurers in this hand drawn RPG.
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+
 
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+
 
Short adventure captivates with puzzles, intriguing story.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 7+
 
Novelty, interest wane quickly in colorful arcade game.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Tense, high-stakes spy thriller tests player skills.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 17+
 
Fun sci-fi tactical game feels streamlined, gets repetitive.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 10+
 
Fun, wildly inventive take on arcade machines.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita
(2015)
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age 6+
 
Shoot light balls in intergalactic environmental mystery.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 12+
 
Clunky strategy plods along without challenge, fun.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
age 10+
 
Fun recreations of classic pinball games.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox One, iPhone, iPod
(2015)
age 16+
 
Great murder mystery with action-packed Old West twist.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
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age 9+
 
A series of difficult, enjoyable, addictive challenges.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)

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