Results for Tag "Puzzle"

13 PAX East games we wish we were still playing

Posted 04/28 15:47 in Gaming | 0comments

13 PAX East games we wish we were still playing

There were a lot of really good video games at PAX East.It's set to release later this year on PC, with PlayStation 4 and Xbox One releases to follow.

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A game about a game inside a game: You should be playing The Magic Circle

Posted 05/10 00:30 in Gaming | 0comments

A game about a game inside a game: You should be playing The Magic Circle

The Magic Circle encourages you to get really weird with it, too, as you can make typically stationary rocks fly around and shoot fire, or turn rock turtles into hovering platforms.There are a lot of toys to play with inside The Magic Circle, and many of its puzzles are designed to awaken your inner game designer, forcing you to tackle them in unconventional ways.

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The 25 best Android games to play right now

Posted 06/01 01:05 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best Android games to play right now

The mobile gaming library is a gargantuan, untamable beast.Just browsing the numerous game options on the Google Play Store can be daunting, making it tough to sort out the gems from the turds.

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Deus Ex Go starts turn-based puzzling on mobile devices this summer

Posted 06/08 18:16 in Gaming | 0comments

Deus Ex Go starts turn-based puzzling on mobile devices this summer

Hitman Go and Lara Croft Go are some of the most clever puzzle games of the last few years - and Deus Ex is about to join them.Square Enix announced today that Deus Ex Go will arrive on tablets and mobile devices this summer, translating Adam Jensen's infiltration exploits into turn-based challenges.

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Escape Room In a Box offers a ton of surprises in a tiny amount of space

Posted 06/21 00:11 in Gaming | 0comments

Escape Room In a Box offers a ton of surprises in a tiny amount of space

Connor yanks it out of my hand, takes another puzzle he'd finished earlier, and holds them both up to the flashlight on his phone.We're not in an abandoned warehouse or locked in some murder basement somewhere - we're on the E3 showfloor on the edge of IndieCade.

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30 games we wish were on the NES Mini

Posted 07/14 20:39 in Gaming | 0comments

30 games we wish were on the NES Mini

The NES Mini sports 30 NES games in its innards, a number suited to celebrate the box’s 30th anniversary.Konami, the company that’s pretty much abandoned video games, is shockingly well represented in the NES Mini line up.

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The last - and best - Kinect game ever made: You should be playing Fru

Posted 07/25 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

The last - and best - Kinect game ever made: You should be playing Fru

Most Kinect games were crap, either hampered by poor implementation of the tech or hamstrung by the device’s own limitations, and the few that got through were summarily ignored by the public.The Xbox One was going to be its time to shine, with enhanced specs and a system design that integrated it into the core Xbox experience.

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The 25 best 3DS games

Posted 07/28 19:42 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best 3DS games

There's a chance that the Fire Emblem franchise means nothing to you.You may have heard about your friends playing it on NES or Game Boy Advance, but just never bothered to try it yourself.

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The best PSP games of all time

Posted 07/29 17:26 in Gaming | 0comments

The best PSP games of all time

The best Sony PSP games are not the games we imagined when Sony announced its intentions to dominate the portable gaming market.With the power of amazing PlayStation 1 and PlayStation 2 games behind it, Sony made many promises with the PSP.

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GR+ Live: Celebrating 25 years of Super Nintendo games live

Posted 08/23 22:19 in Gaming | 0comments

GR+ Live: Celebrating 25 years of Super Nintendo games live

On August 23rd, 1991 the people of the United States started playing with power.The Super Nintendo launch brought the house of Mario into the world of 16-bit gaming.

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The Witness is coming to Xbox One in September

Posted 08/23 22:45 in Gaming | 0comments

The Witness is coming to Xbox One in September

The Witness has almost finished enough slidey line puzzles to unlock its Xbox One version.boss Jonathan Blow told IGN that his studio aims to release the first-person wander-and-puzzle-em-up on Microsoft's console on September 13, 2016.

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PS4 Pro update for The Witness explains how the new system can enhance games

Posted 09/08 23:39 in Gaming | 0comments

PS4 Pro update for The Witness explains how the new system can enhance games

Sony spent a lot of time talking about how PS4 Pro will make your games look better on both 4K/HDR TVs and HDTVs yesterday.Before I go into Blow's tech synopsis, remember that this is just one way people could decide to get their games running on PS4 Pro, and the details aren't final yet.

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Why I Love: Picross 3D Round 2's cafe

Posted 09/23 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Why I Love: Picross 3D Round 2's cafe

When you turn on Picross 3D Round 2 for the very first time, you're greeted by a cozy coffee shop covered in vines.Efforts have been made to improve that over the series, but even Picross 3D, as great as it is, is essentially a giant list of puzzles - even with that half-cute-half-frightening animated block as your guide.

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Rolling, hopping and bopping through LocoRoco - one of the best platformers on PSP

Posted 10/25 15:09 in Gaming | 0comments

Rolling, hopping and bopping through LocoRoco - one of the best platformers on PSP

From the first second of watching one of LocoRoco’s tiny heroes roll onto your PSP screen – the delightfully chirpy title music skipping through the speakers as you get stuck in – Sony’s PSP exclusive is focused on making you feel one thing, and one thing only: sheer joy.Back in 2006, owners of Sony’s first portable console were getting used to another feeling: déjà vu.

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Why Xbox One's Kalimba is totally - and totem-y - awesome

Posted 10/27 14:02 in Gaming | 0comments

Why Xbox One's Kalimba is totally - and totem-y - awesome

(And Max & the Curse of Brotherhood, Press Play’s other, also excellent release.They had a great track record, did Press Play.

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8 boss fights that are way different from the rest of their games

Posted 11/17 02:33 in Gaming | 0comments

8 boss fights that are way different from the rest of their games

It's not hard to inject something different into the mix--some mini-games here, a couple of side missions there, maybe a boss or two with their own gimmick to nab our attention again.Go crazy!

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