Don't-Miss Game Stories
If you need seasonal flair in every part of your life, these games can fill that void.
Finally available on Android, this tactical combat and resource management game features a grim but gorgeous campaign.
Get in a round of poker, solve a puzzle, or save a knight from an onslaught of enemies.
One of the year's most striking Android games is well worth revisiting thanks to the Forgotten Shores add-on.
Smart strategic action, ample content, and great presentation make for another excellent time sink.
If you haven't loaded up Mojang's sandbox favorite in a long time, you're missing out on added content and improved performance.
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.
Assassin's Creed: Unity would already be a mediocre game, but the quality of this PC port brings the series to new lows.
Scaling down the formula from classic 2D adventures, this platform-action quest sends you underground in search of stolen treasure.
This gorgeous episodic adventure puts a touch-based twist on the sneak-and-shoot genre—without the shooting.
Far from a lazy cash-in, this Zen Pinball-powered affair includes two great tables and plenty of amusing fan service.
The space-themed Beyond Earth is polished, deep, and addictive—what more could you want from a Civilization game?
This platformer's neither polished nor long enough to warrant your attention, despite the cute concept.