Witty and wonderfully scrappy, turn-based combat has never looked quite like this before.
A platformer aimed at speedrunners is also an adventure for the rest of us to savour.
Inspired and transporting, this is a game unlike any other.
Music and movement combine in a game that mints joy from wonderful organic weirdness.
Generous and inventive, this 3D platformer is filled with charm.
Bubsy's return is more than a little underwhelming.
Assassin's Creed returns and its vast and evocative Egypt inspires wonder - even if much in the game remains familiar.
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.