Game Reviews

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Game Poster Image
age 18+
Violent, mature sci-fi sequel raises big moral dilemmas.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Monsters and Monocles Game Poster Image
age 13+
Victorian-themed twin-stick shooter feels way too difficult.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
No Man's Sky Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Sci-fi tale spans vast galaxy with virtually endless play.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Batman - The Telltale Series Game Poster Image
age 16+
Build your own Batman in this gritty adventure.
Platforms: Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Layers of Fear: Inheritance Game Poster Image
age 16+
Short yet spooky adventure in dark psychological landscape.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Starbound Game Poster Image
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age 12+
Clever, fun sandbox adventure has some confusing controls.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, Windows
(2016)
The Great Whale Road Game Poster Image
age 14+
Ocean-centric strategy game doesn't quite hit potential.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
Mutant Mudds Super Challenge Game Poster Image
age 10+
Challenging retro love letter entertains but lacks depth.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, Windows
(2016)
Headlander Game Poster Image
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age 13+
Sci-fi action pushes exploration but has flawed controls.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
Blade Arcus from Shining: Battle Arena Game Poster Image
age 13+
Formulaic fighter that's lacking some depth, punch.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
I Am Setsuna Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Soulful storytelling with steep learning curve.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
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)
Ghostbusters Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Fun busting action only appealing to young kids.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Necropolis Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Dungeon crawler can be fun but punishingly hard.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
MilitAnt Game Poster Image
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age 12+
This "buggy" arcade shooter is an exterminator's dream.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)
7 Days to Die Game Poster Image
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age 14+
Clunky survival sandbox-style game with unmoderated play.
Platforms: Linux, Mac, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Game Poster Image
age 10+
A fun, fun romp through a galaxy far, far away.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, Nintendo Wii U, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Windows, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
Inside Game Poster Image
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age 15+
Puzzle-platformer with scary imagery rewards cleverness.
Platforms: Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Hard Reset Redux Game Poster Image
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age 10+
Old-school bot shooter updated, but play still feels rusty.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2016)
Umbrella Corps Game Poster Image
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age 18+
Violent online shooter of zombies, humans repetitive, dull.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows
(2016)

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