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The Banner Saga delivers tactical role-playing with fabulous fantasy artwork

Finally available on Android, this tactical combat and resource management game features a grim but gorgeous campaign.

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Pass the time on your smartwatch with the best games for Android Wear

Get in a round of poker, solve a puzzle, or save a knight from an onslaught of enemies.

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Monument Valley features mesmerizing puzzles that you must see to believe

One of the year's most striking Android games is well worth revisiting thanks to the Forgotten Shores add-on.

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Kingdom Rush Origins is this year's top Android tower defense game

Smart strategic action, ample content, and great presentation make for another excellent time sink.

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Minecraft: Pocket Edition is better than ever in version 0.10.0

If you haven't loaded up Mojang's sandbox favorite in a long time, you're missing out on added content and improved performance.

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Alien: Isolation

Alien: Isolation review: The best, most terrifying Alien experience in nearly 30 years

Alien: Isolation has its issues, but by-and-large it's the best stealth game of the year and a stunning tribute to Ridley Scott's universe.

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Assassin's Creed: Unity review: Let them eat cake

Assassin's Creed: Unity would already be a mediocre game, but the quality of this PC port brings the series to new lows.

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Traps n' Gemstones blends Metroid and Indiana Jones with sharp results

Scaling down the formula from classic 2D adventures, this platform-action quest sends you underground in search of stolen treasure.

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République makes console-like stealth action memorable on mobile

This gorgeous episodic adventure puts a touch-based twist on the sneak-and-shoot genre—without the shooting.

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South Park: Pinball is one of the best games the show has ever produced

Far from a lazy cash-in, this Zen Pinball-powered affair includes two great tables and plenty of amusing fan service.

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Civilization: Beyond Earth review: Absolutely stellar

The space-themed Beyond Earth is polished, deep, and addictive—what more could you want from a Civilization game?

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Spoiler Alert review: This game starts at the end and goes backward from there

This platformer's neither polished nor long enough to warrant your attention, despite the cute concept.

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CounterSpy heats up the Cold War with tense sneaking and shooting

Duck behind cover, stealthily attack guards, and avert a nuclear crisis in this slick spy adventure.