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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Steven Universe: Attack the Light is a perfectly portable role-player

The Cartoon Network hit translates impressively well to a compact touch adventure.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from April 2017

You're sure to find something fun in this packed month of new releases.

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Love You to Bits is a charming tale of reconstructed love

A spaceman, his broken robot girlfriend, and a universe-spanning adventure.

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A Good Snowman is Hard to Build charmingly lives up to its billing

This snowball-rolling puzzler stars a monster and some delightful frozen friends.

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How to follow competitive Vainglory, the iPhone's growing eSports sensation

This iOS MOBA game has incredible pro teams and tense, weekly competition to watch.

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Bit City lets you mold a metropolis from your iPhone

It's SimCity turned into a clicker, which is both cool and a bit too simplistic.

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Lost in Harmony is a stirring musical adventure worth seeking out

Stunning sights, classic songs, and young love anchor this rhythmic ride.

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WarFriends seems friendly enough, but it's loaded with paid perks

This fun online blaster shrugs off competitive balance by selling big benefits.

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Mold an amorphous organism in the inventive puzzler, Mushroom 11

It's the end of the world. Can you survive as a neon blob in this wasteland?

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from March 2017

Perplexing puzzles, blistering battles, and falling fish—and plenty more, too.

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The Gamevice turns your iPhone 7 into a handheld game console

Hands-on with the updated controller that makes your phone look like a Nintendo Switch.

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Sky Dancer soars at first, although the sensation is short-lived

This fun freebie puts a fresh spin on the usual endless running approach.

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MUL.MASH.TAB.BA.GAL.GAL turns Pong into a marvelous, mystical battler

The title is more than a mouthful, but the game itself is mesmerizing.

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How to monitor your kids' Nintendo Switch gaming habits with your iPhone

Nintendo's parental controls app goes above and beyond with on-the-go perks.

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Disney Magic Kingdoms swaps the magic for monotony

A Disney World-inspired park-builder ought to be something special… right?