Game Releases by Score

Grand Theft Auto V 1.

Grand Theft Auto V

Platform: PC
April 13, 2015
Los Santos: a sprawling sun-soaked metropolis full of self-help gurus, starlets and fading celebrities, once the envy of the Western world, now struggling to stay alive in a time of economic uncertainty and cheap reality TV. Amidst the turmoil, three very unique criminals plot their own chances of survival and success: Franklin, a street hustler looking for tangible opportunities and serious money; Michael, a professional ex-con whose retirement is less rosy than he figured it would be; and Trevor, a violent dude driven by the opportunity for a cheap high and his next big score. With options at a premium, the crew risks it all in a myriad of daring and dangerous heists that could set them up for life.
Metascore:
96
User Score:
7.8
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt 2.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Platform: PC
May 18, 2015
With the Empire attacking the Kingdoms of the North and the Wild Hunt, a cavalcade of ghastly riders, breathing down your neck, the only way to survive is to fight back. As Geralt of Rivia, a master swordsman and monster hunter, leave none of your enemies standing. Explore a gigantic open world, slay beasts and decide the fates of whole communities with your actions, all in a genuine next generation format.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
9.4
Undertale 3.

Undertale

Platform: PC
September 15, 2015
Welcome to UNDERTALE. In this RPG, you control a human who falls underground into the world of monsters. Now you must find your way out... or stay trapped forever.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
8.4
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain 4.

Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain

Platform: PC
September 1, 2015
The Soviet invasion of Afghanistan has brought a new edge to the Cold War, and in 1984, a one-eyed man with a prosthetic arm appears in the country. Those who know him call him Snake; the legendary mercenary who was once swept from the stage of history and left in a coma by American private intelligence network Cipher. Snake is accompanied by Ocelot, an old friend who saved him from attack when he finally awoke. Now, Snake's former partner Kazuhira Miller is being held by the Soviet forces in Afghanistan. Snake must undertake a solo mission to rescue Miller and prove to the world that the legendary mercenary is not dead and gone. That first step will lead to a path of vengeance against the very Cipher that slaughtered so many of Snake's men, and to a battle that will embroil the whole world... What started in Ground Zeroes must finish with "V".
Metascore:
91
User Score:
7.8
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Hearts of Stone 5.

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - Hearts of Stone

Platform: PC
October 13, 2015
Hearts of Stone features over ten hours of new adventures and introduces new characters, powerful monsters, unique romance, and an entirely new storyline shaped by gamer choices. The expansion also introduces a new system of Runewords that significantly affects gameplay. Each Runeword impacts a different aspect of in-game mechanics and allows the players to experiment with various strategies and tactics. [CD Projekt]
Metascore:
89
User Score:
9.1
Pillars of Eternity 6.

Pillars of Eternity

Platform: PC
March 26, 2015
Eternity aims to recapture the magic, imagination, depth, and nostalgia of classic RPG's that Obsidian enjoyed making - and playing. Eternity takes the central hero, memorable companions and the epic exploration of Baldur’s Gate, adds in the fun, intense combat and dungeon diving of Icewind Dale, and ties it all together with the emotional writing and mature thematic exploration of Planescape: Torment. Choose to play as one of the six playable races: Human, Aumaua, Dwarf, Elf, Godlike, and Orlan. Whether you're playing a stout Dwarf, a towering Aumaua, or one of the otherworldly Godlike, Eternity's plethora of playable races scratch every role-playing itch you may have and allow for deep character customization. [Obsidian]
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.3
Nuclear Throne 7.

Nuclear Throne

Platform: PC
December 5, 2015
Nuclear Throne is Vlambeers latest action roguelike-like about mutants fighting their way through a post-apocalyptic world. The radioactive waste in the world allows mutants to get ahead by mutating new limbs on the fly, the abundant availability of powerful weaponry make the quest to become ruler of the Wasteland one frought with peril.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
7.7
Kerbal Space Program 8.

Kerbal Space Program

Platform: PC
April 27, 2015
In Kerbal Space Program you have to build a space-worthy ship, capable of flying its crew out into space without killing any of them. At your disposal is a collection of parts, which must be assembled to create a functional craft. Each part has its own function and will affect the way a ship flies (or does not). So strap yourself in, and get ready to try some Rocket Science.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.2
Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void 9.

Starcraft II: Legacy of the Void

Platform: PC
November 10, 2015
StarCraft II continues the epic saga of the Protoss, Terran, and Zerg. These three distinct and powerful races clash once again in the fast-paced real-time strategy sequel to the legendary original, StarCraft. Legions of veteran, upgraded, and brand-new unit types do battle across the galaxy, as each faction struggles for survival. Featuring a unique single-player campaign that picks up where StarCraft: Brood War left off, StarCraft II presents a cast of new heroes and familiar faces in an edgy sci-fi story filled with adventure and intrigue. In addition, Blizzard again offers unparalleled online play through Battle.net, the company's world-renowned gaming service, with several enhancements and new features to make StarCraft II the ultimate competitive real-time strategy game. Features fast-paced, hard-hitting, tightly balanced competitive real-time strategy gameplay that recaptures and improves on the magic of the original game. New units and gameplay mechanics further distinguish each race. Vibrant new 3D-graphics engine with support for dazzling visual effects and massive unit and army sizes. Full map-making and scripting tools to give players incredible freedom in customizing and personalizing their gameplay experience. [Blizzard]
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.4
Ori and the Blind Forest 10.

Ori and the Blind Forest

Platform: PC
March 11, 2015
Ori and the Blind Forest is a bit of a genremix – It’s a ‘Metroidvania‘, but with a stronger platforming focus and light RPG elements, all set within an atmospheric world.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.7
Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee - New 'n' Tasty 11.

Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee - New 'n' Tasty

Platform: PC
February 25, 2015
Rescue your fellow meat factory slaves in this nostalgic, classic platformer with the latest immersive graphics and design. Find your destiny Once a happy floor waxer in Oddworld's biggest meat processing plant, Abe stumbled across his boss's secret plan to turn the factory's slave labour force into the latest in the RuptureFarms Tasty Treats line of novelty meat snacks. Abe now has to save his own skin from the grinders even if simply escaping the flesh farm is only the start of his Oddysee. Trigger-happy hunting parties, carnivorous sacred beasts, ancient temple traps and even a return to his former workplace await Abe on his journey to discover his people's heritage.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.7
Crypt of the NecroDancer 12.

Crypt of the NecroDancer

Platform: PC
April 23, 2015
A hardcore rhythm-based roguelike game. Can you survive this deadly dungeon of dance, slay the NecroDancer, and recapture your still beating heart? Or will you be a slave to the rhythm for all eternity? Players must move on the beat to navigate procedurally generated dungeons while battling dancing skeletons, zombies, dragons, and more! Groove with the game's epic dance soundtrack, or select songs from your own MP3 collection! You can even play with a dance pad to really shake your bones!
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.8
Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 5 - The Vault of the Traveler 13.

Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 5 - The Vault of the Traveler

Platform: PC
October 20, 2015
In the final episode of the season, all hell is breaking loose. Jack is now in control of Helios' systems, and he is ready to reclaim his rightful place as king of Hyperion - with or without you. It's a mad dash to get out of the chaotic space station alive, as everyone scrambles to grab the final Gortys piece and high tail it back to Pandora. Can you guide our motley crew through perilous corporate dangers in hopes of getting some copious alien riches? Loyalties will be tested, secrets will be revealed, and explosions will be in large supply in this final chapter of Tales From The Borderlands.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.7
Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward 14.

Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward

Platform: PC
June 23, 2015
The Warriors of Light travel now to Ishgard a city-state mired in a 1000-year conflict with the dragons of the Dravanian Horde. Can our heroes reveal the ancient truths buried in Ishgard’s bloody history and help bring an end to the Dragonsong War? Can the Warriors of Light cast off the shadows that darken the realm?
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Her Story 15.

Her Story

Platform: PC
June 24, 2015
Her Story is the new game from Sam Barlow, creator of Silent Hill: Shattered Memories and Aisle. A crime fiction game with non-linear storytelling, Her Story revolves around a police database full of live action video footage. It stars Viva Seifert, actress and one half of the band Joe Gideon and the Shark.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
6.1
Homeworld Remastered Collection 16.

Homeworld Remastered Collection

Platform: PC
February 25, 2015
Assume control of your fleet and assemble an armada across more than thirty single-player missions. Choose unit types, fleet formations and flight tactics for each strategic situation.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.2
Heroes of the Storm 17.

Heroes of the Storm

Platform: PC
June 2, 2015
This free-to-play online team brawler assembles a diverse cast of characters from Blizzard’s far-flung realms of science fiction and fantasy, including the Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo universes, and challenges them to compete in epic, adrenaline-charged battles. Heroes of the Storm solicits players to customize heroes to suit their style and then team up with friends for some all-out mayhem. The game features an array of gameplay modes for players of every skill level, including Cooperative, in which players team up against computer-controlled opponents, and Quick Match, an accessible way to jump in and play versus others. Experienced players can also join forces against other teams of players in highly competitive, draft-style ranked play. [Blizzard]
Metascore:
86
User Score:
6.4
DiRT Rally 18.

DiRT Rally

Platform: PC
December 7, 2015
DiRT Rally captures the essence of what makes rally unique – that sense of trying to remain in control of your emotions, as you hurtle along at breakneck speed, aiming to squeeze everything out of your car whilst knowing that one crash could irreparably harm your stage time.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.5
Rocket League 19.

Rocket League

Platform: PC
July 5, 2015
Soccer meets driving once again in this physics-based multiplayer-focused sequel to Supersonic Acrobatic Rocket-Powered Battle-Cars. Choose a variety of high-flying vehicles equipped with huge rocket boosters to score aerial goals and pull-off game-changing saves.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.0
Cities: Skylines 20.

Cities: Skylines

Platform: PC
March 10, 2015
Developed by Colossal Order, Cities: Skylines offers sprawling landscapes and maps with endless sandbox gameplay and new ways to expand your city. Key to progression is the ability to influence your city’s policy by incorporating taxation into districts. All this plus the ability to mod the game to suit your play style.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.8
Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Game Series 21.

Tales from the Borderlands: A Telltale Game Series

Platform: PC
October 20, 2015
Like all good tales, there’s more than one side to a story. Especially one about a Vault key, the Hyperion Corporation, bandits, loot, gangsters, Vault Hunters, secret Atlas tech, explosions, getaways, extortion, betrayal, and mayhem. Set after the events seen in Borderlands 2, Tales from the Borderlands is about Rhys, a Hyperion company man looking to become the next Handsome Jack, and it’s also about Fiona, a Pandoran con artist out to score the biggest of all swindles. Lured into danger by a Vault key and all it promises, the unlikely duo are thrown together with a common goal and a huge amount of mistrust. Who is telling the truth, and why is it important That’s up to you to decide. You are Rhys…and you are also Fiona, because like every tale worth telling, there are two…oh, you read that part already? Well, it’s important to remember that there *are* two sides to every story, and you my friend, you will tell this tale, or…tales, through the choices that you make. Your every decision as both Rhys and Fiona will affect the people and world around you: this is a game where YOU are the final author in a brand new Borderlands story set on the unforgiving world of Pandora. [TellTale Games]
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.5
The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth 22.

The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth

Platform: PC
October 30, 2015
When Isaac’s mother starts hearing the voice of God demanding a sacrifice be made to prove her faith, Isaac escapes into the basement facing droves of deranged enemies, lost brothers and sisters, his fears, and eventually his mother.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.2
Chaos Reborn 23.

Chaos Reborn

Platform: PC
October 26, 2015
At the heart of Chaos Reborn is an intuitive and fluid turn-based wizard combat system. You play the role of a fighting wizard armed with a selection of spells and magical staff. Some spells summon creatures but others are more exotic, such as the Gooey Blob which spreads uncontrollably across the terrain. The balance between Law and Chaos can be altered to your advantage, or you can cast illusions to deceive your adversaries. It’s a game of bluff, tactics and calculated risks with nail-biting decisions from one turn to the next.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.9
Zenzizenzic 24.

Zenzizenzic

Platform: PC
July 23, 2015
Zenzizenzic is a fast-paced twin stick bullet hell shoot 'em up and open world roguelike. Featuring an abstract art style and a thumping, soundtrack, it promises to get your thumbs sweating and your blood pumping.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
6.1
Mega Man Legacy Collection 25.

Mega Man Legacy Collection

Platform: PC
August 24, 2015
Featuring reproductions of the series origins with the original six Mega Man games, the Legacy Collection should remind long-time fans and introduce newcomers to what made Mega Man such a popular and iconic character. Mega Man Legacy Collection will feature all six games and more. In addition to the six Mega Man games, Mega Man Legacy Collection features new ways to experience the classic games with the Museum Mode and new Challenge Mode. Challenge Mode remixes gameplay segments from all six games, with plenty of scaling difficulty objectives for experienced players to conquer yet serving as a good starting point for new players, too. Museum Mode contains a comprehensive collection of history, high-res art and original concept pieces.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.7
System Shock: Enhanced Edition 26.

System Shock: Enhanced Edition

Platform: PC
September 22, 2015
The Enhanced Edition adds a modern touch to this classic gem, without taking anything from its unmistakable atmosphere.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.4
80 Days (2015) 27.

80 Days (2015)

Platform: PC
September 29, 2015
1872, with a steampunk twist. Phileas Fogg has wagered he can circumnavigate the world in just eighty days. Choose your own route around a 3D globe, travelling by airship, submarine, mechanical camel, steam-train and more, racing other players and a clock that never stops.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.4
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft - The Grand Tournament 28.

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft - The Grand Tournament

Platform: PC
August 24, 2015
132 new cards add a cavalry of noble knights, powerful steeds, potent spells, and more to your collection. A new keyword, Inspire, rallies minions to perform great acts of courage as they fight in your honor for a hard-earned victory.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
4.1
SOMA 29.

SOMA

Platform: PC
September 21, 2015
Strange occurrences are disrupting the routines of the PATHOS-2 research facility. The radio is silent. Behavioral anomalies of the machines are increasingly dangerous, if not... malevolent. The facility is devolving into chaos. No weapons, and the only escape is practically unthinkable. From Frictional Games, creators of the Amnesia and Penumbra series, SOMA is an aberrant tale of scientific inquiry and survival; an entropic exploration of synapse and circuit that wades through the delusions of human consciousness.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.4
Grim Fandango Remastered 30.

Grim Fandango Remastered

Platform: PC
January 26, 2015
Something is rotten in the land of the Dead, and you are being played for a sucker. Please meet Manny Calavera, travel agent at the Department of Death. He sells luxury packages to souls on their 4-year trip to eternal rest. But there is trouble in paradise. Help Manny untangle himself from a conspiracy that threatens his very salvation. [Double Fine]
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.0
Fallout 4 31.

Fallout 4

Platform: PC
November 9, 2015
As the sole survivor of Vault 111, you enter a world destroyed by nuclear war. Every second is a fight for survival, and every choice is yours. Only you can rebuild and determine the fate of the Wasteland. Welcome home.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
5.5
Life is Strange 32.

Life is Strange

Platform: PC
October 20, 2015
Life is Strange is a hand drawn work of art and every action enacts a butterfly effect - but with the power to rewind time, what would you change? And would it turn out to be a change for the better or worse?
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.6
Project CARS 33.

Project CARS

Platform: PC
May 6, 2015
Create a driver, pick from a variety of motorsports, and shift into high gear to chase a number of Historic Goals and ultimate recognition in the Hall Of Fame. Then test your skills online either in competitive fully-loaded race weekends, leaderboard-based time challenges, or continually-updated community events.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.1
Helldivers 34.

Helldivers

Platform: PC
December 7, 2015
Set in a dystopian future, players fight to protect "Super Earth," where a managed democracy has blurred the lines between military and government rule. We are losing the war, and the HELLDIVERS are the last line of defense against three invading enemy species.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
6.9
Life is Strange: Episode 5 - Polarized 35.

Life is Strange: Episode 5 - Polarized

Platform: PC
October 20, 2015
In Episode 5: Polarized Max learns that time is impossible to control as she moves inexorably towards the most agonizing decision of her life. Arcadia Bay, meanwhile, is preparing to weather a huge storm as Life is Strange comes to a gripping and gut wrenching conclusion.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.4
Invisible, Inc. 36.

Invisible, Inc.

Platform: PC
May 12, 2015
Invisible, Inc. is a mercenary espionage agency operating in the latter years of the 21st century. Infiltrate procedurally generated corporate facilities in tense, turn-based missions where every move could be your last. Find profit in chaos as you guide your team around the world in search of lucrative contracts.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.9
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft - Blackrock Mountain 37.

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft - Blackrock Mountain

Platform: PC
April 2, 2015
An expansion for Hearthstone, Blackrock Mountain is a single-player adventure.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
6.0
Hacknet 38.

Hacknet

Platform: PC
August 12, 2015
Hacknet is a terminal-driven hacking game with competitive multiplayer, a fully internally-consistent network simulation and a realistic interface. It follows the story of recently deceased hacker "Bit", whose death may not be the 'accident' the media reports. You stand in for no one, as most games have you do - play for yourself, make your own decisions, and see the world react - if you're leaving a trace that is. Hacknet has no protagonist, other than the person using it. Don't be reckless though - it's more real than you think.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.6
The Talos Principle: Road To Gehenna 39.

The Talos Principle: Road To Gehenna

Platform: PC
July 23, 2015
The Talos Principle: Road to Gehenna follows the narrative of Uriel, Elohim's messenger, as he explores a strange, hidden part of the simulation on a mission of mercy and redemption in an attempt to free the souls of the damned at all costs. This substantial expansion consists of four episodes that take experienced players through some of the most advanced and challenging puzzles yet. The Talos Principle writers Tom Jubert and Jonas Kyratzes have returned to pen the expansion and show players an entirely different side of Elohim's world through a journey to Gehenna filled with new characters and a new society with its own history and philosophy.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.8
King's Quest Chapter 1: A Knight to Remember 40.

King's Quest Chapter 1: A Knight to Remember

Platform: PC
July 28, 2015
King’s Quest is a collection of 5 different chapter releases, each focusing on an untold tale in Graham’s past. In each installment, an aging King Graham reflects on his life of adventure with his granddaughter, Gwendolyn, while players are thrust back to influence first-hand the decisions and events that shaped a kingdom. Embark on an extraordinary journey across the world of Daventry. [Sierra]
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.3
Technobabylon 41.

Technobabylon

Platform: PC
May 21, 2015
Technobabylon takes place in a dystopian cyberpunk future where genetic engineering is the norm, the addictive Trance has replaced almost any need for human interaction, and an omnipresent AI named Central powers the city. Its all-seeing CEL police force keeps tabs on everyone... including three people who are about to meet their maker.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.8
Resident Evil HD Remaster 42.

Resident Evil HD Remaster

Platform: PC
January 20, 2015
In 1998 a special forces team was sent to investigate some bizarre murders on the outskirts of Raccoon City. Upon arrival they were attacked by a pack of blood-thirsty dogs and were forced to take cover in a nearby mansion. But the scent of death hung heavy in the air. Supplies were scarce as they struggled to stay alive.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.5
OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood 43.

OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood

Platform: PC
August 11, 2015
OlliOlli2: Welcome to Olliwood plucks the iconic skater from the street and dropping him squarely in the middle of the Big Screen’s most bodacious cinematic locations.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
5.8
Shadowrun: Hong Kong 44.

Shadowrun: Hong Kong

Platform: PC
August 20, 2015
Shadowrun: Hong Kong is the 3rd standalone game in Harebrained Schemes’ Shadowrun cRPG series. Experience an all new crew, expanded magic and cyberware, a revamped Matrix, an upgraded Shadowrun Editor, and more.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
7.7
Football Manager 2016 45.

Football Manager 2016

Platform: PC
November 13, 2015
Taking control of any squad from more than 50 countries across the world, you decide who plays and who sits on the bench, deal with the media and solve player problems.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
7.0
Downwell 46.

Downwell

Platform: PC
October 15, 2015
Downwell is a curious game about a young person venturing down a well in search of untold treasures with only his Gunboots to protect him.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
6.6
Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 3 - Catch A Ride 47.

Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 3 - Catch A Ride

Platform: PC
June 23, 2015
After a dizzying escape from a near-almost-certain-death scenario (involving statuesque buttocks), Rhys and Fiona are in search of another piece of the puzzle that will lead them to the vast riches of Vault key ownership. Lost in the mysterious jungle of an Atlas terraforming facility, Fiona finds help from an unexpected mentor, Rhys continues to share brain-space with the disembodied mind of a dead dictator, and love is in the air. Pursued by the ruthless criminal 'Queenpin' Vallory, and with very little help from Vaughn's accountancy skills (or stellar abs), getting anywhere near the Vault is entirely on you.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.4
Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns 48.

Guild Wars 2: Heart of Thorns

Platform: PC
October 23, 2015
Explore new training opportunities for your character beyond level 80 and master abilities like hang gliding in the jungle, tearing the bark off of heavily armored Mordrem, or building new collections that earn precursors to a legendary weapon.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
7.3
The Age of Decadence 49.

The Age of Decadence

Platform: PC
October 15, 2015
The Age of Decadence is an isometric, turn-based, single-player role-playing game set in a low magic, post-apocalyptic fantasy world, inspired by the fall of the Roman Empire. The game features a detailed skill-based character system, multiple skill-based ways to handle quests, choices & consequences, and extensive dialogue trees.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
8.0
Order of Battle: Pacific 50.

Order of Battle: Pacific

Platform: PC
April 30, 2015
Order of Battle: Pacific features playable campaigns for both US-led Allies and Japanese Empire. Starting from the attack on Pearl Harbor, the dynamic campaign system allows players to alter the course of history and win the war as Japan or lead Allied forces to ultimate victory with the invasion of Japan.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
5.6
World of Warships 51.

World of Warships

Platform: PC
September 17, 2015
Warships is a free, historical, online combat game from Wargaming. Command a massive naval fleet featuring some of history's most iconic war vessels, level up important tech modules and prepare to dominate the oceans in World of Warships. With four classes of ships, myriad upgrades, and strategically designed environments, every match is a unique experience.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
6.3
FIFA 16 52.

FIFA 16

Platform: PC
September 22, 2015
Games are won and lost in the midfield - in FIFA 16, the midfield matters. Stay in possession with patient build-up play or ping clinical passes through space to start an attack.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
4.5
The Book of Unwritten Tales 2 53.

The Book of Unwritten Tales 2

Platform: PC
February 20, 2015
Legends foretold it. Prophecies predicted it. Chosen ones chose to believe in it. Now the adventure saga continues. A sequel is coming. Join Wilbur, Ivo, Nate and Critter in another classic point-and-click adventure in the wicked world of Aventásia. Help them fulfill their destiny. A destiny as yet unwritten.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.6
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime 54.

Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime

Platform: PC
September 9, 2015
Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is a 2-player co-op micro-platformer set inside a neon spaceship locked in battle with hordes of space baddies. Players work together running back and forth between ship control rooms, manning turrets, lasers, shields and thrusters to rack up points and stave off a vacuumy demise. In mish-mash terms you could describe it as Jumpman meets Asteroids meets Han saying "Don't get cocky."
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.6
Westerado: Double Barreled 55.

Westerado: Double Barreled

Platform: PC
April 16, 2015
Brought to you by the indie game developer Ostrich Banditos, Westerado takes you on a pixilated journey through the Old West where you must avenge the murder of your family. With a deep narrative and a new mystery every time you play, Westerado presents a full experience rarely seen in free casual gaming. So strap on that six shooter and get ready for some serious avenging. It's time to play Westerado.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.7
Volume 56.

Volume

Platform: PC
August 18, 2015
Robert Locksley is a petty thief who happens upon a device known as "Volume". Originally intended to be utilized as part of a secret military coup, Robert now has the ability to simulate high-profile heists, so what does he choose to do? Broadcast these crimes over the internet. Make your way through this postmodern twist on Let's Play videos with the help of Danny Wallace as the voice of the Volume artificial Intelligence. From Mike Bithell, creator of Thomas Was Alone.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.3
Age of Wonders III - Eternal Lords 57.

Age of Wonders III - Eternal Lords

Platform: PC
April 14, 2015
Eternal Lords is the major, second expansion for the acclaimed strategy game Age of Wonders III. With the introduction of the Tigran and Frostling races and the new Necromancer class, players must adapt to a world on the brink of cataclysmic change. New features such as the Race Governance system, which allows players to tailor features of each race in their empire to meet their strategic needs, add new layers of depth to empire development and diplomacy.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.4
Dariusburst: Chronicle Saviours 58.

Dariusburst: Chronicle Saviours

Platform: PC
December 3, 2015
Game Features: - Brand-new story mode with hundreds of stages covering DARIUS history - 3000+ stages unlockable by global players in AC Chronicle mode - 9 playable ships to choose from including classic Silver Hawk variants, a new CS-exclusive ship, and gameplay-changing Burst modes - Branching stages where you choose your own path and challenge level - Over 40 enormous, robotic sea-monster battleships (including new CS-exclusive bosses) - Haunting and memorable Zuntata soundtrack from classic tracks to new compositions - Cross-Save support with PlayStation(R)4Vita system
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.6
Grandia II Anniversary Edition 59.

Grandia II Anniversary Edition

Platform: PC
August 24, 2015
The classic Japanese RPG returns with enhanced visuals, new difficulty level, and features both keyboard and gamepad support.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.8
Read Only Memories 60.

Read Only Memories

Platform: PC
October 5, 2015
The time December, 2064AD. Your life as a struggling journalist is interrupted by the world’s first sapient robot, a ROM named Turing. Explore the world of Neo-San Francisco, befriend the locals, and decide how to approach your encounters.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
4.3
Dropsy 61.

Dropsy

Platform: PC
September 10, 2015
Dropsy is a non-traditional take on the classic point and click adventure formula starring the game’s perpetually carefree namesake clown as he explores a richly detailed world full of colorful characters and sinister secrets, doling out hugs along the way.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.4
Company of Heroes 2: The British Forces 62.

Company of Heroes 2: The British Forces

Platform: PC
September 2, 2015
This latest multiplayer standalone entry in the COH2 series features this iconic Allied army. Experience a unique tech-tree that challenges the player to balance the constant trade-off between mobility and defense. Surprise opponents with your development choices and an open end game configuration.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
6.3
Life is Strange: Episode 3 - Chaos Theory 63.

Life is Strange: Episode 3 - Chaos Theory

Platform: PC
May 19, 2015
In the third installment of Life is Strange, Max & Chloe ramp up their investigation to find out what exactly is going on at Blackwell Academy and the whereabouts of Rachel Amber. Secrets will be uncovered and Max will find another use for her power.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.8
The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky SC 64.

The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky SC

Platform: PC
October 29, 2015
Picking up shortly after The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky, Estelle travels across Liberl in search of Joshua. The journey involves more than seeking loved ones, however, as the Bracer Guild also tasks her with unraveling the mysteries behind the newly unveiled Society of Uroboros.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.8
Axiom Verge 65.

Axiom Verge

Platform: PC
May 14, 2015
Axiom Verge is an indie game focusing on action and exploration.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.7
Total War: Attila 66.

Total War: Attila

Platform: PC
February 17, 2015
Set against backdrop of starvation, disease and war, a new power is rising in the East. With a million horsemen supporting him, the ultimate warrior king approaches, and he's got Rome in his sites. Total War: ATTILA thrusts players back to 395 AD world. A time of apocalyptic turmoil at the very dawn of the Dark Ages.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.4
The Magic Circle 67.

The Magic Circle

Platform: PC
July 9, 2015
In this darkly comedic story, you are the hero of an unfinished fantasy game - and your designers have failed you. Trap their creations. Swap behaviors and body parts, crafting your own unique solutions to free-form puzzles. Steal the power of creation, to either ship the game from the inside ... or cancel it.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.1
Stasis 68.

Stasis

Platform: PC
August 31, 2015
Disoriented, drowsy and in pain, John Maracheck opens his eyes. There is nothing to greet him but the static of a nearby monitor and a cold steel floor. Thick, green liquid covers the floor and then his body, leading to trail to a nearby, steaming stasis-pod. He slowly gets to his feet, trying to take in his surroundings. Where is his wife? His daughter? What the hell is going on...? Stasis is an adventure game that puts you in control of John Maracheck, a man searching for his family in a seemingly abandoned research facility. Going back to classic adventure game mechanics, you are required to solve puzzles and use objects around you to progress and to find Maracheck's family.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.5
Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide 69.

Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide

Platform: PC
October 23, 2015
Vermintide is an epic co-operative action combat adventure set in the End Times of the iconic Warhammer Fantasy world.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.7
Else Heart.Break() 70.

Else Heart.Break()

Platform: PC
September 24, 2015
A game about friendship, love and technology in a place where bits have replaced atoms.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.5
Cities: Skylines - After Dark 71.

Cities: Skylines - After Dark

Platform: PC
September 24, 2015
An expansion for Cities: Skylines that adds a day/night cycle, visual enhancements, new buildings, policies, and district specializations.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.7
Jotun 72.

Jotun

Platform: PC
September 29, 2015
Jotun is a hand-drawn action-exploration game set in Norse mythology. In Jotun, you play Thora, a Viking warrior who died an inglorious death and must prove herself to the Gods to enter Valhalla. Impress the Gods.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
6.6
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin 73.

Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin

Platform: PC
April 1, 2015
Dark Souls II: Scholar of the First Sin includes the 3 previously released DLC packs - Crown of the Sunken King, Crown of the Old Iron King, and Crown of the ivory King - along with additional features. All versions of the game include the following features (Existing Dark Souls II owners will receive a patch to implement these elements): Additional NPCs added for an enhanced story experience. Parameter adjustments for improved game balance. Augmented item descriptions. Improved online matchmaking functionality. [Bandai Namco]
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.5
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut 74.

The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut

Platform: PC
November 6, 2015
The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing: Final Cut is an Action-RPG set in a gothic-steampunk world filled with monsters, weird science, humor and pop-cultural references. With more than 50 hours in the campaign, several multiplayer modes and massive endgame content, Van Helsing: Final Cut will grant players entertainment, excitement and fun for a very long time.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.1
Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth - Rising Tide 75.

Sid Meier's Civilization: Beyond Earth - Rising Tide

Platform: PC
October 9, 2015
After the initial wave of great colony ships departed Earth, the jubilation of humanity was ephemeral. Those left behind fell into a violent struggle over the quickly-diminishing resources on their barren home world. From this tumultuous time, 4 new factions arose. These newcomers were founded not in the idealism of their predecessors, but on opportunism, resilience, ruthlessness, and, most importantly, a commitment to their own survival. Now, many decades after their first landfall on a new planet, the proud survivors of the first expeditions beyond Earth look up to see the skies darkened by a new breed of pioneers. [2K]
Metascore:
79
User Score:
6.1
Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 4 - Escape Plan Bravo 76.

Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 4 - Escape Plan Bravo

Platform: PC
August 18, 2015
Captured by Vallory and her thugs, Rhys and Fiona are forced to keep searching for the Vault beacon - at gunpoint. The beacon is on the Hyperion moon base - Helios - while our heroes are on Pandora... so there's the annoying cold void of death known as 'space' to overcome. Even with the help of a familiar face, and with a worryingly helpful Handsome Jack hitching a ride in Rhys’ head, getting on board the ominous ‘H’ is going to take every drop of guile, and quite possibly all the spunk you’ve got. Sacrifices will be made – can you make the tough choices needed to succeed?
Metascore:
79
User Score:
8.4
Frozen Cortex 77.

Frozen Cortex

Platform: PC
February 19, 2015
A simultaneous-turn-based tactical game from the creators of Frozen Synapse. Defeat your opponent’s plans on a randomly-generated playfield in this brutal futuresport.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
6.5
Assault Android Cactus 78.

Assault Android Cactus

Platform: PC
September 23, 2015
Assault Android Cactus is a twin stick shoot 'em up with an emphasis on high pressure and stylish action. Expect screens full of enemies, buckets of bullets and high scoring combo chains! Take on the role of Cactus, an enthusiastic police android, who responds to a stranded space freighter only to discover it under siege by its...
Metascore:
79
User Score:
6.9
Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege 79.

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege

Platform: PC
December 1, 2015
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege is inspired by real world counter-terrorist organizations, and inserts players in the middle of lethal close-quarters engagements. For the first time in a Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six game, players can choose from a variety of unique Counter Terrorist Operators and engage in tangible sieges, a new style of assault in which enemies have the means to transform their environments into modern strongholds while Rainbow Six teams lead the assault to breach the enemy’s position.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
7.1
Apotheon 80.

Apotheon

Platform: PC
February 3, 2015
Apotheon is an action game set in the vivid world of Ancient Greek Mythology. Climb Mount Olympus, wrest the divine powers from the Pantheon of Gods, and save mankind.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.7
Human Resource Machine 81.

Human Resource Machine

Platform: PC
October 15, 2015
Program little office workers to solve puzzles. Be a good employee! The machines are coming... for your job. From the creators of World of Goo and Little Inferno.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.0
Mushroom 11 82.

Mushroom 11

Platform: PC
October 15, 2015
Guide an amorphous organism across brain-twisting obstacles by destroying it. Overcome swarms of bizarre mutated creatures, and understand the true nature of the devastation from which you emerged.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.3
Hand of Fate 83.

Hand of Fate

Platform: PC
February 17, 2015
In Hand of Fate, players collect equipment, items, artifacts and enemies as in-game collectible cards in a card based RPG; then play their deck, bringing to video game life a beautiful 3D world in which gamers make difficult decisions. Sometimes their choices have unexpected consequences and players must crush their foes utilizing a third person action-adventure combat system. The more bosses a player defeats, the more cards they obtain.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.8
Avernum 2: Crystal Souls 84.

Avernum 2: Crystal Souls

Platform: PC
January 14, 2015
An indie fantasy role-playing adventure in a massive, underground land. Chock full of over 100 towns and dungeons and an epic story. Fight to complete up to three distinct game-winning quests. Master over sixty spells and abilities. Hunt for hundreds of magical artifacts.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.7
Galak-Z: The Dimensional 85.

Galak-Z: The Dimensional

Platform: PC
October 29, 2015
This hand painted intergalactic adventure takes you to the ends of the universe to fight enemies in brand new ways. Inspired by the classic sci-fi anime of the late 1970s and early 1980s as well as more modern shooters, developer 17-BIT has managed to squeeze both together to create a game that promises the best of both worlds.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
6.0
AR-K Episode 3: The Great Escape 86.

AR-K Episode 3: The Great Escape

Platform: PC
July 14, 2015
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.8
Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 2 - Atlas Mugged 87.

Tales From The Borderlands: Episode 2 - Atlas Mugged

Platform: PC
March 17, 2015
Discovering the Gortys Project fuels a madcap race to definitively figure out what the Atlas Corporation was up to prior to Hyperion's take over of Pandora. Our heroes are not the only ones on the trail. Vault Hunters, Bounty Hunters, Vasquez, and a giant monster thing with a mouth that looks like a...well, you'll see...are all in pursuit. And to further complicate matters, Rhys is being haunted by dreams of a dead despot AND what Vaughn looks like without his shirt on. Can Fiona and Sasha hold everything together? That's up to you. [Telltale]
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.6
Deathtrap 88.

Deathtrap

Platform: PC
February 4, 2015
Deathrap is a unique mixture of action-RPGs and Tower Defense games, a game of vicious tricks, killing machines, rotating blades and splattering blood.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.6
Republique: Episode 1 - Exordium 89.

Republique: Episode 1 - Exordium

Platform: PC
February 25, 2015
Republique Remastered is a topical stealth-action game that explores the perils of government surveillance in the Internet Age.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.5
Life is Strange: Episode 1 - Chrysalis 90.

Life is Strange: Episode 1 - Chrysalis

Platform: PC
January 30, 2015
Chrysalis is an introduction to the world of Life is Strange. You’ll see Max and Chloe reunite and you’ll make important choices that will influence their destiny. You will observe some of the short-term consequences of those choices but know that there are also mid and long-term repercussions that will pan out over the course of the later episodes, in a butterfly effect manner. [DONTNOD]
Metascore:
77
User Score:
8.5
Life is Strange: Episode 2 - Out of Time 91.

Life is Strange: Episode 2 - Out of Time

Platform: PC
March 24, 2015
Reunited with her friend Chloe, Max begins experimenting with her power and starts to wonder if it is related to her visions or the weird snow from the previous day. But life goes on in Blackwell Academy and a certain viral video has become a serious topic of discussion. Meanwhile, what DID happen to Rachel Amber?
Metascore:
77
User Score:
8.7
Game of Thrones: Episode Three - The Sword in the Darkness 92.

Game of Thrones: Episode Three - The Sword in the Darkness

Platform: PC
March 24, 2015
Asher, the exile, proceeds to Mereen in search of an army to take on the Whitehills. Meanwhile in Westeros, Mira must deal with the lethal politics of King’s Landing. [Telltale Games]
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.7
Magic Duels: Origins 93.

Magic Duels: Origins

Platform: PC
July 29, 2015
Every origin Begins with a spark. Enter the worlds best strategy card game with Magic Duels, an all-new digital experience! Immerse yourself in the world of Magic: The Gatherings exciting new Origins campaign as you play through the stories of five iconic Planeswalkers. Hone your skills and build your deck of spells from an ever-growing library of collectible cards, then take on your friends or thousands of AI opponents in Battle Mode. Enjoy virtually endless gameplay with regular card and content updates, quests and achievements, multiple play modes-including fan favorites like Two-Headed Giant-and fully earnable content. The new Skill Quest training system and enhanced Deck Builder with step-by-step guidance ensure an epic Magic experience for new and veteran players alike. Join 20 million Magic fans around the world and begin your journey in Magic Duels now!
Metascore:
77
User Score:
6.1
Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones 94.

Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones

Platform: PC
April 30, 2015
The ultimate hostile work environment In Stealth Inc 2, you play the role of a clone escaping a sinister and high-tech testing facility. Stealth Inc 2 tests both your brain and your reflexes over 60 varied levels linked together in a sprawling overworld. Death is never more than a few moments away, but one of the few advantages of being a clone is that death isnt all that permanent. With no loading screens and no lives to worry about, players are encouraged to use their inevitable demise as a learning tool as they navigate lasers, homicidal robots and terrifying bosses in the ultimate hostile work environment.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
6.1
Dragon Age: Inquisition - Trespasser 95.

Dragon Age: Inquisition - Trespasser

Platform: PC
September 9, 2015
Trespasser tells an entirely new story, set 2 years after the main game. The story explores what it's like to be a world-saving organization when the world no longer needs saving.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.7
Evolve 96.

Evolve

Platform: PC
February 9, 2015
In a savage world of man vs nature, are you the hunter or the hunted? The creators of Left 4 Dead, Turtle Rock Studios, bring you EVOLVE, the next-generation of multiplayer shooters where four hunters face-off against a single, player-controlled monster. Stalk your prey, execute your attack and prove you are the apex predator in adrenaline-pumping 4V1 matches.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
4.3
Grey Goo 97.

Grey Goo

Platform: PC
January 23, 2015
Grey Goo is a real-time strategy game (RTS for short) with roots in classic strategy mechanics. Utilizing traditional base building as its core, the game aims to reinvent the modern standard of RTS gaming by placing emphasis on tactics over micro-management. By freeing players from having to issue hundreds of orders in a match, each decision is made more valuable and can mean the difference between victory and defeat.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.4
Aviary Attorney 98.

Aviary Attorney

Platform: PC
December 21, 2015
The hottest bird lawyering game to come out of 1840s France. Join Jayjay Falcon and his witty apprentice, Sparrowson, as the two take on clients, interview witnesses, collect evidence, and deliver justice to the guilty.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.4
Three Fourths Home 99.

Three Fourths Home

Platform: PC
March 20, 2015
A visual short story set in Nebraska, Three Fourths Home follows an extended exchange between Kelly and her family during a drive home through an intense thunderstorm.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
5.4
Pix the Cat 100.

Pix the Cat

Platform: PC
January 29, 2015
PIX the CAT is an intense arcade game designed to make your pads sore!Rescue forsaken ducklings from the nested levels of the infamous GRID of INFINITY. Perfect your skills to SPEED and COMBO UP until you reach the explosive FEVER TIME! Defeat your friends at home in the combat ARENA and compete online with the GHOST feature. Surprising surprises are hidden along your adventure, eager to please you when you least expect it!
Metascore:
77
User Score:
7.5
Coming Soon
  1. Cyberpunk 2077

  2. Raji: An Ancient Epic

  3. Serious Sam 4: Planet Badass

Highs and Lows
Highest of the Month
  1. 95

    Hades

  2. 91

    Hades

  3. 91

    Spelunky 2

  4. 91

    Crusader Kings III

  5. 89

    Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2

Lowest of the Month
  1. 44

    Tamarin

    • Release Date: Sep 10, 2020
    • Rating: E10+
    • User Score: 7.4
    • Platform: PS4
  2. 52

    Necromunda: Underhive Wars

  3. 56

    Ary and the Secret of Seasons

    • Release Date: Sep 1, 2020
    • Rating: E10+
    • User Score: 6.8
    • Platform: PS4
  4. 61

    Ary and the Secret of Seasons

    • Release Date: Sep 1, 2020
    • Rating: E10+
    • User Score: 4.3
    • Platform: PC
  5. 63

    Necromunda: Underhive Wars