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Varied environments and added game mechanics help, but horror game Slender: The Arrival still comes up a bit short.
Raptr is a social network and tool for gamers to organize their library, compete against their friends, and stream their games. It now integrates with Twitch to let you stream video of your games.
HP makes some good component choices for the Envy 700-030qe, but the overall package is somewhat imperfect.
Running from urban legend Slenderman is creepy fun, but threadbare gameplay limits this game's long-term appeal. It's an excellent proof-of-concept, though, and it's free.
Leviathan: Warships is the core of an excellent game, with a lot of small annoyances dragging it down.
Attempt to take a friend out for the perfect dinner in Save the Date as the unexpected and unusual crop up with every playthrough.
In story, mechanics, and campy comedy, Far Cry 3 Blood Dragon a lesson on DLC done right. It puts a new spin on the tried-and-true gameplay, but switches up the setting and adds hilarity.
Evoland's central gimmick of gradually unlocking features and tropes is compelling and fun. However, the underlying game could be deeper.
Whether you enjoy controlling the fates of countless Sims or driving a truck across Europe, you can be sure there's an excellent simulator out there in which to hone your skills.
Based on a board game, Windows 8 game Zombies!!! is fun and cartoony. Although up to four can play at once, it's bloody enough that it's not a good choice for a family barbecue (depending on the family).
Space combat sim Strike Suit Zero lets you transform your fighter ship into a giant space robot. If you've been watching Pacific Rim trailers obsessively, this is the game for you.
Highly acclaimed, heavily moddable FreeSpace 2 is a sim game that deserved a better reality. At least it's still available and inexpensive.
Despite gorgeous graphics and a long history, it's easy to understand how Microsoft Flight reached its final destination.