Travel back to the days when dialup modems were considered speedy, and CRT computer monitors sported four brilliant colors in Home Safety Hotline. Players take on the role of a help line operator, trying to assist callers dealing with everything from roaches to demonic infestations.
Liminal horror games and those where you need to spot anomalies are extremely popular right now. But for those who aren’t sure if they would enjoy those genres or not can try out The Exit 8, a title that blends both genres extremely well in a very compressed and easily accessible format.
The 100 Asian Cats game is a free title on Steam which provides exactly what it promises in the title. It offers players the chance to find 100 cats hidden inside a hand-drawn, Asian-themed landscape. And for just a few cents, players can download and play a second map with 100 more cats.
Every time that Jackbox Games releases a party pack, they bring innovative new group activities to the mix, and the tenth version is no exception. The new games can be played by anyone with a smartphone and watched remotely by thousands of people, so get ready to level up any party.
There is a surprising amount of depth hiding below the surface of Land Above Sea Below’s minimalist interface. In this charming puzzler game, players will need to keep building upwards before rising seas wash away their beautiful home.
Super Mario Bros. Wonder is the first traditional side-scrolling Super Mario title since 2012 and features the return of Nintendo-crafted 2D levels. It is also the fastest selling Super Mario game having sold 4.3 million units in its first two weeks for the Nintendo Switch.
If you are looking for a relaxing puzzle title set in a world populated by idyllic towns and businesses linked by the magical flow of steam engines and trains, then come aboard for a ride with Station to Station, a unique puzzle adventure that is entertaining and challenging.
Modern Gamer columnist Marie Brownhill continues her exploration of spooky titles for the Halloween season. This week she investigates a spooky sci-fi mystery as two detectives with a unique bond in Twin Mind: Nobody’s Here, which is out now for Steam and the Nintendo Switch.
This week Modern Gamer columnist Marie Brownhill examines Catlord, an action-adventure title for the Nintendo Switch that will have players helping their cat character defend their territory from other creatures that really want to ruffle your fur. If you are itching for some weekend entertainment on the Nintendo Switch, Catlord might scratch that for you.
Above Snakes takes a casual approach to survival and crafting titles, where players construct their own world piece by piece as they craft, hunt and explore in it at their own pace. There is even a sprinkling of horror to round things out.