Games that have a readily available version for Mac OS X.
Some games just sneak up on you from the side and blow you away.
Poker Night 2 certainly did that with me.
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Some games are a strange mystery that take you on a journey you didn't entirely expect.
Analogue: A Hate Story is definitely one of those.
Tagged: 2012, Christine Love, demo available, Desura, indie, OS X, Steam, text adventure, Windows | 3 repliesContinue reading →
By now you'll have seen my general take on driving games: more arcade, less realistic, handles like a dream and just lets me go crazy.
And with a title like Monster Trucks Nitro, you'd assume it'd be awesome, right?
Tagged: 2009, demo available, driving, iOS, jump'n'run, OS X, RedLynx Ltd, Steam, Windows | No repliesContinue reading →
Some games just kind of defy description. This game, for example, is sort of a city management game, sort of a real time strategy game, and sort of a casual game.
Hard to categorise, but that's Royal Envoy for you.
Tagged: 2010, Android, casual, city management, demo available, iOS, OS X, Playrix Entertainment, real-time strategy, Windows | 2 repliesContinue reading →
Some games, you're eagerly waiting for. Some games sneak up on you.
Slydris very definitely snuck up on me.
Tagged: 2012, Android, casual, Desura, iOS, OS X, puzzle-solving, RadianGames, sliding tile puzzle, Windows | 2 repliesContinue reading →
Last time we looked at a modern but retro styled game. There is a separate branch of games that are 'neo-retro', combining a fusion of old styling and newer styling.
PuppyGames offers such a game, in Titan Attacks.
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Sometimes games get on my radar out of recommendation or great reviews.
Game Dev Tycoon came on my radar for a totally different reason. Though I'm not complaining.
Tagged: 2013, demo available, Greenheart Games, indie, isometric, management sim, OS X, Windows | 2 repliesContinue reading →
There are some games that I don't know where to start in talking about them, even though there is a lot to talk about.
Escape Velocity: Nova is one of those.
Tagged: 2002, Ambrosia Software, ATMOS, demo available, OS X, sci-fi, space shooter, Windows | 2 repliesContinue reading →
Some of the very best games are those that seem deceptively simple on the surface.
Hoard is very much that.
Tagged: 2011, Big Sandwich Games, demo available, Desura, fantasy, OS X, Steam, trimetric, twin-stick shooter, Windows | 5 repliesContinue reading →
Sometimes when you play a game, you feel echoes of its predecessors' spirit flowing through them.
Endless Space seems to channel the spirit of one of the games I grew up with, sounds great to me.
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