Cosmic Star Heroine is a great combination of old school aesthetic sensibilities and new school design philosophies.
Quest’s plain levels are a bore to navigate and its initially-clever combat systems soon mistake complexity for depth.
Vampire Survivors is great fun to learn, but once I know what I am doing my interest wanes.
Kaze and the Wild Masks is a complete package: beautiful graphics, excellent platforming mechanics, and satisfactory challenge.
Disco Elysium is intricate, dense, and often genius. It is also slow, unfocused, and sometimes boring.
SteamWorld Dig 2 is a phenomenal example of how to craft a sequel.
SteamWorld Dig’s humble approach to indie platforming makes it an enjoyable choice to fill an evening or two.
Players who appreciate referential humor and a grueling pace will find the most enjoyment in Enter the Gungeon.
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game is an imaginative beat ’em up that’s only fun after a four hour grind.
Spiritfarer’s message about caring for others is one we always need, but especially need right now.