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Need for Speed Unbound is the first great NFS game in years

Dwarf Fortress’ Steam version immediately punched me in the gut

The roguelite management sim that’s impossible to put down

Warhammer 40K: Darktide is off to a hell of a start

Marvel’s Midnight Suns isn’t just XCOM with superheroes (and that’s a great thing)

Somerville is a worthy spiritual sequel to Limbo and Inside

Obsidian’s murder mystery Pentiment is full of tough, Fallout-style choices

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Signalis is a near pitch-perfect ode to Resident Evil and Silent Hill

Trophy Dark is the role-playing game that offers doom instead of glory

Flamecraft, a board game about artisan dragons, is one of 2022’s best

A Plague Tale: Requiem is the sequel 2019’s cult hit deserves

Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope is one of the greatest Mario spinoffs

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