Andrew HaywardContributor, Macworld

Andrew Hayward is a Chicago-based games, apps, and gadgets writer whose work has been featured in more than 70 publications. He's also a work-at-home dad to an unruly four-year-old.

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Nintendo is making all the right moves with Super Mario Run

The gaming icon nearly stole Apple's thunder at the iPhone 7 event this week.

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Mobius Final Fantasy is a glossy, yet grindy twist on the legendary RPG

It's not like the classic entries, but this tactical battler has some appeal.

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Which popular Mac MOBA game is best for newcomers?

League of Legends and Dota 2 are huge—but where should you start?

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from August 2016

Load up on the month's most exciting new game releases.

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Wibble Wobble puts a speedy puzzle twist on Yo-Kai Watch

The surging Pokémon-esque series hits iPhone as a fast-paced and fun ghost-battler.

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Dots & Co is a stylish puzzler that's chiller than most

This Two Dots sequel brings along new friends, along with free-to-play tweaks.

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Deus Ex Go turns the stealthy shooter into a sharp mobile puzzler

Square Enix's third Go game follows the strong blueprint of Lara Croft and Hitman.

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Even Arnold Schwarzenegger can't pump up the dull Mobile Strike

Game of War's celebrity-backed sibling is just as much of a grim, wallet-draining grind.

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Severed is a gruesome, yet gratifying dungeon-crawling adventure

Slash through horrifying monsters with your finger in this cartoonish affair.

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Super Stickman Golf 3 is another winner, and worth the paid upgrade

Play without paying and you'll have a blast, but spend the $3 for a whole lot more.

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Cosmos Rings for Apple Watch puts a slick role-playing quest on your wrist

The Final Fantasy maker's exclusive new game plays to the Watch's strengths.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from July 2016

Star Wars, fantasy farming, and furniture-building lead a diverse new pack of picks.

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The complete guide to earning and spending coins in Pokémon Go

Don't dump money into the shop until you know how to make the most of it.

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Human Resource Machine can teach you coding, whether you realize it or not

Want to feel super smart? Learn programming basics while solving these brain-teasers.

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7 things you shouldn't do while playing Pokémon Go

Everyone is playing the mobile smash, but some people aren't doing it right.