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You Should Play: Smash Hit

This futuristic endless runner is so simple, yet so addictive.

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iPad, Oculus Rift, and Kinect team up to update '80s video game

Researchers at the Computer Human Interaction conference presented a bootstrapped immersive video game that pairs cutting- edge hardware with 1980s video game stalwart Paperboy.

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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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You Should Play: Robots Love Ice Cream

This simple, colorful, way-more-fun-than-it-should-be shooter is sure to win you over, one scoop at a time.

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This Week in iOS Apps: Unlimited coffee!

This week's roundup of apps includes ways to buy coffee, plant your garden, plan your tasks, and call a cab. Oh, and everybody's favorite web-slinger makes an appearance, too.

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Fix This App: R.B.I. Baseball needs to correct some errors before it's a hit

Major League Baseball made a lot of nostalgic gamers very happy by reviving the classic R.B.I. Baseball franchise. But a few fixes to the mobile version would make gamers even happier.

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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.

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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.

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You Should Play: Monument Valley

This Escher-inspired perception puzzle game feels measured, polished, and perfectly thought-out.

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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.