Animal Crossing: Happy Home Designer is a brand new take on the series that manages to make moving furniture fun, but fails to innovate in a meaningful way.
The Talos Principle plays like a marriage between Portal and a game from the ‘walking simulator’ genre, complete with an intriguing narrative and challenging puzzles.
Rock Band 4 offers the same party-focused, addictive experience as its predecessors, but potential song limitations and price point will hold it back for some.
Robomodo’s attempt to resurrect the long-dormant Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater series is not a success — in fact, fans of previous games will likely see it as a slap in the face.
Colossal Order has come out with its first official expansion for Cities: Skylines called After Dark. We take a look to see what a new focus on day and night brings to the city simulator.
Frictional Games has a psychological thriller on their hands with SOMA, a game which prompts questions about humanity amidst the chaos that lurks within PATHOS-II.
Extreme Exorcism is a basic but fun sugar rush of manic arcade-style platforming and intense local multiplayer, all built around an interesting and unique game mechanic.
Castle Crashers Remastered is basically the same game as before, but the various improvements make it an adventure worth playing through all over again.
With charm, style, and large worlds to explore, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime offers both a great local co-op and single player shoot em up experience.
Forza Motorsport 6 marks the tenth anniversary of the premier Xbox driving sim, and it’s perhaps the best game in the series thus far.
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain successfully translates the iconic stealth action gameplay that has defined the series into a massive open world adventure.
STASIS punches well above its weight, delivering a chilling, intense experience. With an atmospheric and unnerving style, the title is a must for fans of sci-fi horror.
Mad Max’s narrative may not be as tight or progressive as Fury Road’s, but the addictive leveling system and intense combat in and out of the car make the game irresistible for fans of the franchise.
Initially conceived as a Sonic fan-game, Freedom Planet is a lovingly made throwback to the 16-bit era — and a game that carves out a personality and appeal all of its own.
Nintendo allows the player to become the creator in Super Mario Maker, providing gamers with one of the easiest and enjoyable means of creation ever seen in gaming.
With a greater focus on receivers/cornerbacks and a fantastic new Draft Champions mode, Madden NFL 16 represents a vast improvement over last year’s game in nearly every way.
Hyper Void is an adrenaline fueled throwback to classic arcade shoot ’em ups, with gorgeous graphics that are nearly as beautiful as the gameplay is exciting.
Satellite Reign offers gamers plenty of tactical choice in a dystopian cyberpunk world, but falters to deliver a non-monotonous PC gameplay experience.
Mega Man Legacy Collection is an easy buy for fans of Capcom’s blue bomber, featuring a faithful recreation of the 6 mainline games and some truly clever challenges.