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Help Aurora Reunite with Her Cats in This Adorable Puzzle Game

The games I play most often on my iPhone are those I can easily pick up for a few minutes and set back down without needing to get too heavily involved. I also very much enjoy a game that makes me think a bit by figuring out some elaborate puzzle. The puzzle adventure game Aurora for iPhone or iPad …

75 Mobile Games You Should Be Playing Right Now

Xenoraid<p>You may think you've played shoot em' up games like <i>Xenoraid</i> before, piloting a spacecraft through oncoming waves of enemies. But Xenoraid …

The best video games of 2017 so far

With trippy PS4 explorers, hilariously enjoyable Nintendo Switch releases and perhaps the greatest game of the decade – here are the best games we’ve played this year<p>More on the best of 2017 so far: Albums | TV | Films

Star Trek: New Horizons Celebrates Anniversary Update

Star Trek: New Horizons is the Mod that Keeps on Giving<p>It’s been a year since Paradoxical Development Group released the <i>Star Trek:</i> <i>New Horizons</i> mod …

Yonder looks a bit Zelda, a bit Stardew Valley, all lovely

Oh sure, Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles [official site] might look Legend of Zelda-y and okay, it is about a hero roaming the land to save it …

7 February games you should get excited about

Video games are already off to a great start in 2017 — especially after the runaway success of <i>Resident Evil 7</i> — and February is looking even …

Is One Night Stand the most realistic videogame portrayal of sex and relationships yet?

The game follows the scenarios of what happens when you wake up in a stranger’s bed the morning after.<p>Recreations of sex and relationships in our …

NieR: Automata Could Head to Xbox One & Will Be Optimized for PS4 Pro

NieR: Automata Headed to Xbox One?<p>Earlier this past summer, NieR: Automata Producer Yosuke Saito indicated there are no plans to port the game to the …

I Love Everything About 'XCOM 2' Except How It Killed My PC

This is not a joke, it actually killed my PC.<p>I love the latest incarnation of the <i>XCOM</i> franchise. In case you feel like “love” is a strong word here: …

Earth's Dawn Invades Consoles In November

Earth’s Dawn Invades Consoles In November<p>/ October 10, 2016 at 4:37 PM / Gaming, Gaming News<p>Rising Star Games have announced today that developer …

5 Story Games You Really Should Know About

Story games are RPGs with a focus on storytelling and narrative over mechanics and GM oversight. They are often cinematic, sometimes run with no GM …

Board Games

House Of The Dying Sun May Be The Space Game You’re Looking For

When a new space combat simulator looks as handsome as House of the Dying Sun [official site], that’s reason enough to raise an intrigued eyebrow. …

A popular video game now randomizes your race and gender — and many white men are furious

<i>Rust</i> is a popular first-person survival video game where you start out completely naked, left to a barren environment to build yourself tools, weapons, and a home as other players try to do the same — and potentially try to kill you and steal your stuff. It's a tense game, one in which your friends …

Catch up with the complete Dark Souls lore primer

<i>In the beginning, there were some boring dragons, and a few humanoids living underground. Fire appeared, the people took control of it, and a naked</i> …

Dark Souls

This Video Game’s End-of-the-World Simulator Is Scary, and It’s All Your Fault

In partnership with Ubisoft—and for the launch of role-playing game The Division, based on a Tom Clancy novel—Paris agency BETC created "Collapse." …

Kamcord Now Allows All Android Users To Live-Stream Games From Their Mobile

Kamcord, the YC-backed company that offers a Twitch-like game streaming service for mobile devices, just made its biggest announcement to date after it enabled any user of its Android app to live-stream their gaming.<p>This isn’t the first app to offer this feature — the YouTube Mobile app and Sony’s …

Aqua Kitty -- Milk Mine Defender UDX - Official Trailer - IGN Video

This feline shooter features multiple modes, big bosses and a branching map.

Are You Sold on this Robot Fighter? - IGN Access - IGN Video

We gave the developer of Rising Thunder 60 seconds to pitch his game. Are you sold on the futuristic robot brawler built to change the fighting game …

Play This: Send The Most Soul-Crushing Mail Of Your Life In 'Unsolicited'

You might know developer Lucas Pope from <i>Papers, Please</i>, the game where you man a border checkpoint in fictional Arstotzka, deciding who to let in and who to turn away. <i>Papers</i> kinda blew up when it came out, in both financial and critical terms. Most one-person games are lucky just to get a mention …

Dimension W Manga by Darker Than Black/King of Thorn's Iwahara Gets Anime

Funimation is part of committee for near-future sci-fi action anime<p>North American anime distributor Funimation announced at its Anime Expo panel on …

Galactic Civilizations III reminds 4X strategy fans what it truly means to go beyond Earth

Galactic Civilizations III is a standout example of a strategy game that casual 4X players like myself could easily miss.<p>Developer and publisher Stardock Entertainment does not have the marketing prowess to plaster ads with logos and branding to gain public awareness at the level 2K achieved with …

'Ghost In The Shell Online' To Be Released First In The US

In a new video, the developer behind the upcoming Ghost in the Shell Online for PC has stated that the game will receive a US release before other regions.<p>The game is currently being developed by Neople, a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexon, and while it will have initial testing done in Korea the …

Half-Life 2: Update Coming to Steam

Improved visuals, bug fixes, and more!<p>The Valve-approved fan-created mod, dubbed Half-Life 2: Update, will be releasing on Steam tomorrow, completely …

In Pillars of Eternity, you choose, and the world responds

<i>The writer backed Pillars of Eternity on Kickstarter but used a publisher-provided code for the review. –Ed.</i><p><i>Check out our</i> <i>Reviews Vault</i> <i>for past game reviews.</i><p>Forty-four hours in, I’m still marveling at the freedom that Pillars of Eternity gives me.<p>This Kickstarter darling (this ode to old-school role …

Indie Gaming

Action strategy game AirMech Arena coming to PS4, Xbox One this spring

<i>AirMech Arena</i>, the action real-time strategy game originally inspired by RTS progenitor <i>Herzog Zwei</i>, is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this spring, publisher Ubisoft announced today.<p>In <i>AirMech Arena</i>, players control one of nine transforming machines as they defend their own bases while …

Pamela is a beautiful survival game inspired by Mass Effect and Mirror's Edge

In the Unity booth at this year's Game Developers Conference, Toronto-based NVYVE Studios is showing off <i>Pamela</i>, a first-person survival horror game set on a futuristic island colony called Eden. People in the colony have been infected with a disease and are experiencing rapid bone growth, and as …

Five Nights at Freddy's 3 is now out on Steam

<i>Five Nights at Freddy's 3</i> is now, unexpectedly, out on Steam for $7.99.<p>The third in the indie horror series was first teased last month with a short trailer that hinted at the game's setting: <i>Five Nights at Freddy's 3</i> takes place 30 years after the closing of Freddy Fazbear's Pizza.<p>According to the …

A tour of Republique Remastered's stealth game dystopia

<i>Republique</i> originally started intriguing us on mobile devices in late 2013 and throughout 2014. Now a more polished version of the episodic game's first three chapters has made its way to PC.<p>Join Danielle Riendeau and me in the video above as we explain how <i>Republique</i> works, why you'll want to get …