Don't-Miss Game Stories
One super-powerful monster and four heavily armed hunters enter an environment. Meet Evolve.
Civilization: Beyond Earth isn't a true Alpha Centauri sequel for legal reasons, but it totally is.
It doesn't play like Wolfenstein, and it barely feels like Wolfenstein, but maybe that's a good thing—this is the best entry the franchise has seen in years.
Warlock 2 isn't the deepest or the most polished 4X game on the market, but it wins points for its newcomer-friendly interface and humor.
Age of Wonders is back after a decade hiatus, but the otherwise-excellent game leads with its worst foot forward.
Child of Light is all-style-no-substance. But at least it's pretty!
War of the Vikings can provide a few hours of arcade-like fun, if you don't take it too seriously, but bugs and broken systems hold it back from glory.
Moebius, a new point-and-click adventure from Gabriel Knight creator Jane Jensen, is underwhelming at best.
From Spanish conquistadors to murderous skeletons, this version of the lost Roanoke colony sure is weird.
Diablo III: Reaper of Souls isn't quite perfect, but it's amazing Blizzard could salvage this much from the wreckage of the original game.
Meet the new Myst, a lot like the old Myst - but with vastly improved graphics. Does the classic stand up to the test of time?
Naval Strike is Battlefield on a boat, which is amazing - except for when you can't hitch a ride on a ship.
Console gamer, PC gamer, or somewhere in between? There's something shiny here for all tastes and budgets.