's Recommended games's recommended games listings are complete for PlayStation 4, Wii U and Xbox One, and date back to 1st January 2014 on other platforms.

  • Watch Dogs 2 review

    Ubisoft's sequel borrows from Rockstar's oeuvre to make a richly enjoyable open world game, despite its online troubles.


  • Tyranny review

    Tyranny's depiction of evil is fascinating and thought-provoking, albeit somewhat obscured by convoluted quest-lines and repetitive combat.

    Recommended PC

  • Football Manager 2017 review

    By focusing on its match engine, FM17 presents an impressive step forward for the series.

    Recommended PC

  • Owlboy review

    It's taken nine years to land, but Owlboy is well worth the wait.

    Recommended PC

  • Slayer Shock review

    Despite the scrappiness, there is something special about this oddball Buffy-alike.

    Recommended Mac PC

  • Titanfall 2 review

    In a banner year for first-person shooters, Respawn delivers what might well be the best.

    Essential PC PS4 One

  • Dark Souls 3: Ashes of Ariandel review

    Evocative and visually inspired, Ashes of Ariandel is a brief but masterly amalgamation of the Dark Souls series' greatest strengths.

    Essential PC PS4 One

  • Civilization 6 review

    Civ 6 harnesses the series' great strengths and adds wonderful new features of its own in an accessible and compelling entry.


  • Thumper review

    Great art and a distinct approach to rhythm action makes this a brilliantly horrible twitch experience.

    Recommended PC PS4

  • Battlefield 1 review

    Battlefield remixes the formula for its move to WWI, resulting in a patchy but playable campaign and outstanding multiplayer.

    Recommended PC PS4 One

  • Rhythm Paradise Megamix review

    Much more than a mere 'Best Of' compilation, Rhythm Heaven Megamix is a tour-de-force of microscopic, rhythmic ingenuity.

    Recommended 3DS

  • Sunless Sea - Zubmariner review

    Failbetter provides an exquisite expansion to Sunless Sea that runs deep.

    Recommended PC

  • Rez Infinite review

    VR finds its killer app in a 15-year-old Dreamcast game.

    Essential PS4

  • Battlezone VR review

    Recommended PS4

  • Gears of War 4 review

    A cautious revival but a very worthwhile one, which creates a great foundation for future games.

    Recommended PC One

  • Dragon Quest Builders review

    Offering freedom within structure, Dragon Quest Builders manages to formalise a riveting story within Minecraft's expansive template.

    Recommended PS3 PS4 Vita

  • Fractured Space review

    For space fans left cold by the popularity of the fantasy MOBA, this game will tempt you aboard.

    Recommended PC

  • Batman: Arkham VR review

    Rocksteady keeps its reputation intact with one of the finest games to launch with PSVR.

    Recommended PS4

  • XCOM 2 review

    Punishing and precise, Firaxis has created one of the most demanding - and thrilling - strategy games ever.

    Essential Mac PC PS4 One

  • Forza Horizon 3 review

    Playground Games' series has never been a more triumphant standard-bearer for racing games as pure, escapist entertainment.

    Essential PC One

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