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Come fly with me.
I'll be the first to admit that our definition of "action" as a game genre is a little broad. Because we're a site for olds, our usual fodder consists of RPGs, strategy games, board games, adventure games and interactive fiction (the slower,...

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This is the Undead Dining Room. Just down the hall you'll find the Undead Half-bathroom and the Undead Breakfast Nook.
Guildford's favourite sons, Rodeo Games, have revealed their second post-launch expansion for Warhammer Quest, the turn-based dungeon crawler they released back in the spring.

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There is such a thing as a free ride.
Chris Sawyer's Transport Tycoon is now available in a Lite edition that lets iOS users give the sandbox sim a spin on the house.

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A contender.
Our Sports Game of the Year for 2013 is a game that was calved from a storied gaming franchise -- but had never managed to live up to the name it had inherited.

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What, no Xzibit?
I have spoken often of my love for the games of the Brothers Trese, makers of big-hearted, open-ended fantasy and sci-fi RPGs for Android and occasionally iOS, too. The line on Trese Brothers titles is that they're rangy big sandboxy things that are...

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Let's not talk about the Giants, okay
I can't find the comment now but a non-football fan, after reading our review of Kerry Batts's Pro Strategy Football 2013, remarked that the game described sounded like a wargame to him.

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The App Store approvals agent has a Wisdom of 6. Roll your stealth check.
Beamdog's Trent Oster tweeted last night that Baldur's Gate II: Enhanced Edition for iPad has been deposited into Cupertino's inbox for approval, meaning that it should make Apple's cutoff to launch before Christmas.

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Ned makes the Iron Throne look kinda comfy.
I was optimistic but urged caution a couple of weeks ago when IGN reported the rumour that Wolf Among Us makers Telltale were developing a Game of Thrones adventure game.

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The box art from the second edition of the Space Hulk tabletop game.
I am flummoxed by Full Control's iOS release of Space Hulk. Let me tell you why.As I noted at the time, the initial release of the Warhammer 40K board game adaptation on desktops...

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Solved.
If awards were doled out based on play time alone, then our Word/Puzzle Game of the Year would rank among the best games ever made. But really, it's not that good.

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