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Small World 2 invades iOS with new multiplayer opportunities

After a successful Kickstarter drive earlier this year, Small World 2 has arrived.

Dragon Fantasy Book II Review: Channeling classic JRPGs, for better and for worse

Dragon Fantasy Book II is a game at odds with itself, improving on a timeworn genre but often fumbling the fundamentals.

Razer Ouroboros Review: An expensive love letter to lefty mice lovers

The Razer Ouroboros is kind of hard to say and costs $150, but is readily customizable, lefty-friendly, and performs well. And also it’s gorgeous.

Call of Duty goes mobile with Strike Team

Call of Duty: Strike Team sneaks a bit of tactical strategy into a first-person shooter for iOS.

Rhythm is a roguelike in Crypt of the NecroDancer

Crypt of the NecroDancer is a fantastic and unlikely collusion between roguelikes and rhythm games.

Diggers on the move: Indie darling Terraria goes mobile

The indie hit Terraria makes the move to mobile.

Gimme Shelter: Herd cubs in this premier badger simulator

Might and Delight’s Shelter is a sublime badger-herding experience.

Goose Chase: Playing chicken in Sir, You Are Being Hunted

Sir, You Are Being Hunted is an unapologetically British survival horror romp. Also, very fun.

Review: Razer's Kraken 7.1 headset delivers great virtual surround sound at a reasonable price

Razer’s latest headset serves up (virtual) 7.1 surround sound in a gorgeous shell.


Shooters on a budget: 7DFPS game jam serves up new ways to frag

The 7DFPS game jam challenges developers to make a first-person shooter in seven days.

Et tu, PopCap: Plants Vs Zombies vs in-app purchases

Plants versus Zombies 2 is great. It’s in-app purchases threaten all of that.

Starcrafting: StarMade takes Minecraft to the stars

StarMade takes the crafting-centric Minecraft experience out to the final frontier.

What I'm Playing: Beats, bass, and bullets

The sounds of music. And also violence.


Shooting for the MMOon: The many promises of Everquest Next

Sony Online Entertainment has announced Everquest Next, promising to change the way we play MMOs.

TetrisCraft: Puzzles and real-time strategy collide in rymdkapsel

The nigh-unpronounceable rymdkapsel tasks you with building and defending a space station out of randomly selected tetrominoes.