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Surgeon Simulator review: Entertainingly grisly iPad game

The world's greatest and goriest medical slapstick video game has come to the iPad.

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Only One review: Be the last man standing on your iPad

Did you play King of the Hill as a kid? Only One is like that, except without the real-life body injuries.

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The Wolf Among Us Episode Two: Smoke and Mirrors review: More crimes to solve in a land of Fables

A compelling Mac game, with its mixture of character exploration, crime-scene solving, humour and violence.

The Banner Saga

The Banner Saga for Mac review: Viking-themed strategy goes single player

The Banner Saga is one of the best-looking games you will play all year. It is also an engaging and fun RPG with high replayability that will leave you eager for the next chapter.

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Pointless-Quiz with Friends review: Name of BBC game show is fitting for the iOS version

A disappointing iPhone and iPad game based on a wonderful U.K. TV show.

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Eliss Infinity review: A frenetic and engaging puzzle games for iOS

The action in Eliss Infinity is simple but incredibly mentally engaging, and the look and feel are perhaps unique.

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Lyne review: Sit back and relax with this iOS game

Got enough stress in your life? Looking for a nice game to help you relax? Lyne is a puzzle game catering to stressed-out iOS gaming fans.

Broken Age

Broken Age review: Mac game breathes new life into an old genre

While it's half of the game that was promised on Kickstarter, Broken Age is an entertaining game—and the second half will be free when it's available.

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Tomb Raider review: Lara Croft is back, slinging arrows

Thanks to Feral Interactive, Mac gamers can enjoy the latest installment in the Tomb Raider series.

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Lords of Waterdeep brings fantasy and intrigue to iOS

Fans of fantasy, intrigue, and board games have hit the trifecta with the excellent iOS adaptation of Wizards of the Coast's board game.

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Forget Flappy Bird, you want to play Threes

In this week's Staff Picks column, learn why the iOS game Threes is associate editor Serenity Caldwell's new favorite time-sink.

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Cut the Rope 2 review: Polished but uninspired physics puzzle game for iOS

Cut the Rope was an incredibly successful iOS puzzle game. The sequel, however, barely makes the cut.

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Clumsy Ninja review: Who knew that becoming a ninja could be so...meh

Clumsy Ninja looks great and its animation is impressive, but when a game's most exciting part is when you change the color of you ninja's shinobi shōzoku, there's a problem.

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The Room 2 review: Consummately crafted, spooky game for iPad puzzle fans

The Room 2 is the much-anticipated sequel to The Room, the splendid and mildly spooky iOS puzzle game that took the iPad by storm. Can The Room 2 recapture the magic (and gamers’ hearts)?

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Angry Birds Go review: Another iOS game bogged down by in-game purchases

Angry Birds Go is another installment in the popular Angry Birds franchise, but be prepared to open your wallet over and over again to make any real progress in this racing game.