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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.

holiday mac games 2013

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.

Mega Dead Pixel review: Free-falling game a smashing good time

In this iOS game, you play a dead pixel who must "paint" obstacles while falling down the screen. Sounds simple, but Mega Dead Pixel is a challenging game with cool retro graphics and sound.

100 Doors 2013 for iOS review: Puzzle game where one door leads to another

Casual game offers a nice variety of easy and difficult puzzles to solve.

The Wolf Among Us review: Well-written adventure with fun action, fantastic characters

From the makers of The Walking Dead video game, The Wolf Among Us is based on the popular "Fables" comic book.

Blackbar review: Simple, witty, and politically engaged word-based puzzle game for iPhone

A beautifully written, elegant, and genuinely fun iPhone game about censorship.

Stealth Inc. review: Fiendishly fun retro 2D gaming action for iOS

Stealth Inc. is a charming puzzle platformer for the iPhone and iPad, with distinctive and attractive graphics, simple but rich gameplay and a nice (but not intrusive) sense of humor.

Ride the rails with Pocket Trains

iOS and Android device owners can become a railroad tycoon with this fun empire-building causal game.

Sprite Kit, GLKit, and Scene Kit: How Apple is shaping game development

Despite a seemingly endless stream of great games hitting iOS and OS X, the folks from Cupertino keep pushing new technologies into their operating systems to make game development even easier.