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Review: Gravity Duck is cute, but deceptively difficult

If you’re interested in a clever and streamlined platformer on the iPhone, you could do a whole lot worse than Gravity Duck.

Review: Hundreds for iOS is a maddening challenge of a puzzler game

Do you enjoy exceptionally challenging puzzle games that don’t hold your hand and give you little pay off? Hundreds is right up your alley.

Review: Legend of Grimrock for Mac

The Legend of Grimrock may be a little old-fashioned, and the lack of a really engaging storyline is a bit disappointing. However, it’s a well-made game that really offers a tough and satisfying challenge for people who can remember playing Dungeons and Dragons on graph paper on rainy Sunday afternoons

Review: Year Walk is a scary good adventure for iOS

Monsters, ghosts, murder, and a snow-covered forest are but some of the elements of this beautiful—and challenging—title for your iPad and iPhone.

Review: League of Legends makes its way to the Mac

Riot Games' multiplayer online role-playing game is a welcomed addition to the Mac.

Review: Badland for iOS is nonstop side-scrolling fun

This side-scrolling atmospheric adventure game chucks you headfirst into explosive environmental hazards, but each round leaves you wanting more.

Review: Noble Nutlings for iOS is a fun physics-based racer, but nothing special

While it's not going to ignite a new craze, Noble Nutlings is an above average puzzler with cute cartoon animals, physics-based puzzles, and a star-based rating system.

Review: Ms. ‘Splosion Man is an explosively fun platformer for iOS

Explosions solve everything. Twisted Pixel’s Ms. ‘Splosion Man comes to iOS to test your lightening reflexes and puzzle solving skills.

Review: Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition for Mac relies heavily on nostalgia

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition is mostly a nostalgia buy for dedicated RPG fans who will enjoy the old-school gameplay, brutal difficulty, and subtle enhancements over the original.

Review: Girls Like Robots is a charming, challenging puzzler with a quirky storyline

Girls Like Robots is just about everything you want in a puzzle game: it’s refreshing, quirky, cheerful, and challenging.

Review: Real Racing 3 for iOS needs to fix its payment model before it can shine

Real Racing 3 is the franchise's best installment yet, but the "freemium" payment model really inhibits gameplay, making it a frustrating experience.

Review: Ridiculous Fishing for iOS lives up to its name, but in a good way

First you throw, then you reel, and finally, you shoot. Ridiculous Fishing brings colorful graphics and a variety of gameplay to iOS.

Review: Karateka for iOS is a beautiful fighting game for the casual player

Put on your kimono and black belt: Jordan Mechner's classic martial-arts fighting game has landed on iOS with spectacular results.