Don't-Miss Game Stories

Lyne

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.

Clumsy Ninja

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.

The Room 2

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)?

Angry Birds Go

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.

Fieldrunners 2

Fieldrunners 2 review: Terrific tower defense game with a preposterous body count

Fieldrunners 2 is about as polished, well-crafted and enjoyable to play as the humble tower defense genre gets.

Jool

Jool review: Jump and flip as a bird on the run

Rostlaub's game for iOS is a running platformer with gory death scenes and no real story. But it's oh so satisfying.

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Need a gift idea? Give a Mac game for the holidays

Got a Mac gamer on your wish list? here are a few games you can give as gifts that won't disappoint.

Grilly the Cheese review: Live life as a wandering grilled cheese sandwich

This runner game is easy fun for young and old.