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The Playful World of My Little Scythe

My Little Scythe stands out among current kids games by giving young players a sense of freedom that encourages creative problem solving and critical thinking skills.

The Crimes of Grindelwald and the Legacy of J. K. Rowling

The Crimes of Grindelwald might not be as good as the sum of its parts but perhaps fandom isn't either.

The Path of Motus Wants to Make You a Better Person

Those who heed Path of Motus' lesson may find that it has changed their perspective for the better.

Wandering with Wonder in Shape of the World

It took me a solid minute to realize the game had started. The beginning is very white, but then there was a movement. Oh! It’s time to move! Just barely visible is a glimpse of color: an upside down red ‘V’. Soon, the game begins to change. What was plain and dull, turns quickly to […]

Should We Be Bothered by Graveyard Keeper‘s Dark Religion?

Build a better graveyard, burn witches, preach sermons ... and maybe don't take all these things too seriously.

Put Yourself Second in Smoke and Sacrifice

Smoke and Sacrifice challenges players to consider what they would sacrifice to contribute to the betterment of the world.

A New Breed of Family Games: A Review of Fairy Tile

Fairy Tile is a great example of a new breed of kid-friendly games challenge kids to think strategically, providing an engaging experience for both kids and adults.

Build Your Jurassic Dream Team with Dino Dunk!

Dino Dunk! is an endearing dexterity game simple enough for children yet strategic enough to hold the attention of their parents.

VA-11 Hall-A: A GameChat Review

GameChat is a bookclub for gamers on the internet, where instead of reading and discussing books, we play and discuss video games. We are thought-provoking and discussion oriented in our conversations, handling surface issues such as gameplay and voice acting to more deeper issues of story, characters and issues that marry our reality to the […]

Chores of the Servant King: Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom Review

There is so. much. to. do. in. Ni No Kuni 2: Revenant Kingdom, but are these tasks ultimately rewarding?