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Wasteland 2 review: A glorious post-apocalyptic love letter to old-school CRPG fans

Wasteland 2 embraces its CRPG legacy to become one of the finest--if bleakest--games released in recent memory.

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Spacecom

Spacecom review: A rousing game of strategy between a bunch of triangles

Spacecom strips both the mechanics and graphics of strategy games down to the barest of bones, but keeps a satisfying amount of depth.

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Shadowgate (2014)

Shadowgate review: This castle still wants to kill you, 25 years later

Shadowgate is a remake of the 1987 classic adventure game of the same name, and it's still just as hard as ever.

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Staff Picks: Revolution 60 is the most ambitious iOS game you'll play this year

If you're a fan of great stories and interactive iOS games, you absolutely need to pick up Giant Spacekat's new game Revolution 60.

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TwoDots review: Dangerously addictive puzzle game for iPhone & iPad

TwoDots could be thought of as a stripped down version of games like Candy Crush--but watch out for the in-app purchases.

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Space Hulk review: Violent, ultra-tense sci-fi board game for iPad

The supremely tense sci-fi board game of the late 1980s is now available for the iPad.

Tesla Effect

Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure review: You might not want to crack this case

Tex Murphy is back with a blast of 90s nostalgia in this old-school FMV game. Unfortunately this detective's not as good at cracking cases as he is at cracking jokes.

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New York Times Crossword app gets its appeal across (and down)

If you're a dedicated cruciverbalist, the latest update to the esteemed puzzle app makes it easier than ever to get your fix.

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Staff Picks: Thomas Was Alone is an ode to artificial intelligence (and double jumps)

One of the PlayStation Vita's most delightful puzzle platformers has comes to the iPad, and it translates perfectly; its music, story, and gameplay combine to make it our latest staff pick.

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Hitman Go review: Ultraviolent console shooter becomes surreally restrained iPad puzzler

The Hitman series of violent stealth shooters have arrived on iOS as a turn-based puzzle board game. What's going on?

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FTL: Faster Than Light review: A cruelly tense strategy RPG in space for iPad

This strategy roleplaying game is one of the most difficult games on the iPad—and one of the most entertaining.

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Insurgency review: Tactical shooter that takes time to learn but is immense fun

Have a little patience and you have have lots of fun with this Mac game.

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls

Diablo III: Reaper of Souls review: Expansion to popular adventure game checks all of the boxes on your wishlist

Blizzard's expansion pack to Diablo III doesn't do anything spectacular, but there's plenty dungeon crawler fans who want another excuse to level grind, loot, and explore.