Don't-Miss Software Stories

Firewatch

Firewatch review: Lots of smoke, but no spark

Firewatch is full of excellent dialogue, breathtaking moments, and stunning vistas, but ultimately amounts to nothing much at all.

Agatha Christie: The ABC Murders

The ABC Murders review: Agatha Christie's murderous short story gets a gorgeous video game adaptation

Agatha Christie's famed Inspector Poirot fills in for Holmes in this point-and-click murder mystery.

Steve Jackson's Sorcery!

Sorcery! Parts One and Two review: Choose your own adventure in this glorious Steve Jackson adaptation

Inkle's digital adaptation of Steve Jackson's Sorcery! is a glorious tribute to the paper gamebooks of yesteryear

Bombshell

Bombshell review: More "bad" than "badass"

Anemic guns, shoddy platforming, and a mountain of bugs make Bombshell hard to recommend.

The Witness

The Witness (PC) review: Uncovering an island's secrets, one line at a time

The Witness is a brilliant puzzle game, ensuring you'll never look at a five-by-five grid the same way again.

The Westport Independent

The Westport Independent review: It's about ethics in journalism

The Westport Independent is a "censorship simulator" about running a newspaper in a fascist country. It's [redacted].