Andrew HaywardContributor, Macworld

Andrew Hayward is a Chicago-based games, apps, and gadgets writer whose work has been featured in more than 60 publications. He's also a work-at-home dad to an unruly three-year-old.

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On the hunt for Pokémon Go's 80-plus new monsters

It's the best reason yet to dive back into the location-based sensation.

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Fresh powder and frisky pups await in the charming Dog Sled Saga

Mush to victory, make the right calls, and pet some digital doggies.

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Pokémon Duel is somewhat clever, but also frequently frustrating

The free-to-play model is pretty friendly, but the game's dependence on chance kills the fun.

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Fire Emblem Heroes brings Nintendo's tactical RPG to mobile in fine fashion

Freemium slant aside, this is a polished and phone-friendly take on a meaty experience.

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The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth is a provocative and heart-pumping dungeon-shooter

A hardcore game about a naked kid who attacks monsters with his tears? Go on…

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from January 2017

Have some fresh fun with these enticing new Mac picks.

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Pokémon Go on Apple Watch vs. Pokémon Go Plus: Which should you wear?

Both wearable devices augment the iPhone game, but in surprisingly different ways.

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Star Wars: Force Arena is a slick, action-packed mini-MOBA

It’s a lot like Clash Royale, albeit with the beloved sci-fi universe put to great use.

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Nintendo's Fire Emblem Heroes looks sharp, but will it survive the freemium transition?

A cult favorite role-player is Nintendo's next iOS release—with big changes in tow.

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Angry Birds Blast isn't explosively fun, but it's not bad either

Rovio's latest entry continues the trend of adequate, uninspiring spinoffs.

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15 Apple TV games you should absolutely play

Just updated, our picks for the most enticing games on Apple's set-top box.

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SteamWorld Heist's tactical action might steal all of your free time

Command a crew of robot space pirates in this gripping, strategic combat affair.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from December 2016

Don't miss the most exciting games that snuck out before year's end.

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Minecraft Apple TV Edition review: Block building on the big screen

This big-screen version of Minecraft Pocket Edition is the best reason to date to buy a gamepad for your Apple TV.

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Burly Men at Sea spins an easygoing, yet entrancing tale

Get lost in this beautiful narrative adventure—and then do it all over again.