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You Should Play: Wayward Souls

With 16-bit graphics reminiscent of classic SNES-era Final Fantasy titles and a fairly intuitive set of touchscreen controls, Wayward Souls is a surprisingly fun and immensely challenging game.

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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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You Should Play: Another Case Solved

A tile-matching puzzle game with hours of playability.

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Osmo engages kids with real game pieces and iPad magic

Social, creative, battery-free Osmo gives school-age kids a whole new way to play, and more than just a screen to touch.

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Inside Bounden, the iPhone app that tricks you into dancing

You and a partner must move together to stay alive in this unconventional game.

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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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Soon-to-launch Hellraid: The Escape promises effective handheld horror

Coming to iOS devices on Thursday, May 15, this single-player puzzler should have plenty of surprises in store.

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You Should Play: Third Eye Crime, Act 1

If you’re a fan of the stealth genre -- or just love a game that nails an aesthetic -- the noir Third Eye Crime is for you.

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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.