"It lacks the sort of depth required to make a mark in this most cerebral of genres."
"This is the perfect game to perhaps play with your young child before bedtime."
"After a while we just got tired of the game working against us, not because of design, but because it simply wasn't finished."
"It's pretty much the roguelite gift that keeps on giving."
"The concept of a fully online Fallout title seemed so very sweet in theory but Bethesda has made more than a few stumbles along the way."
"The thoughtful and atmospheric world really does the job in Steel Rats."
"11-11 is a wonderful tribute to a nightmarish conflict, but there's a lot that makes this stand out aside from that fact."
"The excellent AI will leave you genuinely terrified while playing alone in the dark, and you'll be even more grateful when an online buddy comes along to help you out."
"The different skill sets and weapon combinations need to be well utilised if you're to survive."
"Vampire Coast boasts a rather unique take on the campaign and it's a good addition to the expanding Warhammer roster."
"All the work DICE has done in renewing the core mechanics has resulted in an experience that feels tighter than it has done for many years."
"If the thought of more of the same signature Hitman gameplay is appealing to you, then know that 47's latest outing is a good one."
"More new features and innovations are needed next year, but this is still a truly great management game."
"It's a pretty fun sim game, helped by the fact that it also manages to be quite endearing."
"In a year that has given us a huge variety of racing games, this nostalgic look back at late '90s classic Rollcage certainly scratches an itch."
"Over the years Gaijin has added a huge amount of depth to this sprawling war sim."
"Even though it might be short and leave you wanting more, it's really replayable and always has something hidden up its sleeve to keep you digging."
"There's a definite Scooby Doo vibe to these capers, and it's a good alternative to all the other grim and gory horror games floating around this Halloween."
"It's the perfect kind of puzzle for people who are looking for something unique and different."
"It's the kind of game that you'll wake up thinking about, that you'll sink untold hours into, that'll run in the background while life goes on all around you."
"A breath of fresh air not just for the digital card game genre but for the RPG genre as well."
"The wild story places you alongside Greek gods and the intense combat you know and love is spiced up with magic."
"It's a charming and well-made game that kept a smile on our faces throughout."
"Those who like a brainteaser should pop into The Room and say hello."
"If there was ever a game that deserved a second lease of life, this is it..."