Death gets its moment in a clear-eyed and uplifting game about the funeral business.
An adorable platforming adventure that steadily finds it own voice.
Nintendo's long-unreleased space sequel finally gets its moment - and it's wonderfully surprising and inventive.
Intricate and ingenious, Hob is a true spiritual successor to A Link to the Past.
A 3DS classic gets a follow-up that doubles down on the charm.
The people behind Grow Home return with an ingenious multiplayer battler.
Improvements abound, but Knack's adventures still suffer from a lack of charm.
Clickers meet twin-sticks in a game that will eat your time like no other.
Housemarque has just made the game of its career.
Beautiful, strange and sometimes a bit fiddly, Tokyo 42 offers a dazzling toybox to explore.
Pared-back and wonderfully focused, this is a welcome blast of Burnout magic.
Tequila Works conjures a powerful spell from seemingly familiar elements.
This ruminative travel game is beautiful, poised, and a little predictable.
Llamasoft's latest is one of its best.
Sony's superhero series has lost none of its thrills - or its wayward nature - in the shift to PS4.
Nintendo masters - and subverts - the smartphone autorunner on its first outing.
Ubisoft's wayward winter sports game is at its best in moments of solitude and exploration.
Does the successor to Ico and Shadow of the Colossus live up to its lineage? It does so much more.
Despite the scrappiness, there is something special about this oddball Buffy-alike.
Great art and a distinct approach to rhythm action makes this a brilliantly horrible twitch experience.
Virginia's an astonishing piece of narrative design, and a game that goes where few others are capable of following.
Live action games rise again, just about, in this clumsy but earnest adventure.
A playful examination of the relationship between human and machine, and a focused, entertaining puzzler.
Heart Machine's slash-'em-up is punishing and precise - and incredibly beautiful.
A lovely setting can't quite make up for a game that plays things a little too safely.
One of the 3DS's sweetest stars gets a typically ingenious sequel.
Playdead's follow-up to Limbo is a superior game in every way.
Insomniac's Oculus debut blends great art, effective stealth design and VR's powers of immersion for wonderfully unsettling results.
Pared back and wonderfully focused, Dangerous Golf brings the spirit of Burnout indoors.