Don't-Miss Game Stories

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You Should Play: Alto's Adventure finds serenity in side-scrolling snow shredding

Beautiful new endless runner is as chill as the freshly fallen digital powder.

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Think Retro: When games looked absolutely nothing like their box art

Prince of Persia? More like Prince of Pixels.

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Freemium Field Test: Marvel Contest of Champions is a surprisingly fun and fantastic-looking comic book fighter

Great presentation, solid combat, and a strong license combine to create a rather enjoyable freebie.

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You Should Play: Audio puzzler Dark Echo is all sorts of creepy

If you're not afraid of the dark, Dark Echo will fix that. You'll rely on the soundtrack to navigate through this minimalist horror game.

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You Should Play: Gunbrick is a puzzle game disguised as a platformer

While iOS is experiencing a revival of retro-inspired puzzle and platform games, Gunbrick is just original and weird enough to marry the two ideas well.

Freemium Field Test: Game of War Fire Age is even less exciting than its generic Kate Upton commercials

Timers, occasional button-tapping, and mundane busywork layered atop a chat room—is this really a mobile smash?

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You Should Play: Rearrange comic panels to help Framed's noir tale unfold

Inventive touch gameplay delivers a short and sweet narrative adventure that is perfect for iOS devices.

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MOBA gone mobile: iPad and iPhone games that deliver a League of Legends-like experience

Games like Vainglory and Fates Forever show you don't need a PC to enjoy this hot multiplayer genre.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from January 2015

Big or small, brand new or remastered, these are the games that caught our eye.

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Improve your game of Go (or just keep playing) with this collection of apps

This tactical strategy game takes serious skill to master. Let these apps be your guide.

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You Should Play: Twist objects into shadow puppets with puzzler Shadowmatic

This unique shadow perspective puzzle is fun and thoroughly innovative.

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Freemium Field Test: Candy Crush Soda Saga can get expensive fast, but its appeal is undeniable

While not a dramatic shift from the original Saga, it's gripping—even when it seems unfair or downright impossible.

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Adventure Time Game Wizard for iOS lets you create worlds with pen and paper

Cartoon Network's new game brings an optional physical element for sketching out elaborate custom levels.