PC Game Reviews

Recommended Games Only

Not every game out there is worth your time, though many of them are. To make it easier to find a high quality game, this page lists just the games that I found to be good fun.

Simply click on a game's title for more detail and some commentary about the game.

More information about any of the symbols below can be found by either hovering your mouse over the symbol in question or by viewing this guide. If this is still too brief or you'd like to know more about how games are rated, see the in-depth explanation here.

For other listings or a preview of upcoming reviews, check over here.

Recommended Games

  Title Quality Age Gore & Brutality Magic Sex Civility Religious Objections Notes
Approved! Audiosurf Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
Approved! Beat Hazard Children 1 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
Approved! Bejeweled 3 Everyone 1 1 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
Approved! Car Mechanic Simulator 2014 Everyone 0 0 0 0 0
Approved! Car Mechanic Simulator 2015 Everyone 0 0 0 0 0
Approved! Cat Goes Fishing Everyone 1 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! Catlateral Damage Everyone 1 1 0 1 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
Approved! The Counting Kingdom Everyone 1 1 0 0 0 Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! DLC Quest Children 1 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! Everyday Genius: Squarelogic Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
Approved! Faerie Solitaire Everyone 1 1 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
Approved! Farming Simulator 2013 Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! Findamajig Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game is free! This is an app. This game displays advertising.
Approved! FLY'N Everyone 1 1 0 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! INK Children 1 0 0 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Title Quality Age Gore & Brutality Magic Sex Civility Religious Objections Notes
Approved! JumpJet Rex Everyone 1 0 0 1 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
Approved! Kairo Everyone 1 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
Approved! Marvin's Mittens Everyone 0 1 0 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available!
Approved! Mega Man Legacy Collection Children 1 0 0 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! Meritous Children 1 1 0 1 0 This game is also available for Linux! This game is free!
Approved! Microsoft Jigsaw Children 0 1 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! This game is free! You can buy in-game items with real money. This is an app. This game displays advertising.
Approved! Microsoft Solitaire Collection Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! This game is free! You can buy in-game items with real money. This is an app. This game displays advertising.
Approved! Nyxquest: Kindred Spirits Everyone 1 1 0 0 1 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
Approved! PAC-MAN Championship Edition DX+ Everyone 1 1 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
Approved! Peggle Everyone 0 1 0 1 1
Approved! Peggle Nights Children 1 1 0 0 1
Approved! Scribble Ships Everyone 1 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! Taptiles Children 0 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! This game is free! You can buy in-game items with real money. This is an app. This game displays advertising.
Approved! Tasty Planet: Back for Seconds Children 1 0 0 1 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
Approved! Turbo Pug Everyone 1 0 0 0 0 Steam Trading Cards are available!


Good Games

  Title Quality Age Gore & Brutality Magic Sex Civility Religious Objections Notes
  4 Elements Everyone 0 1 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
  10,000,000 Children 1 1 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  A Wizard's Lizard Children 2 1 0 0 1 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  AaAaAA!!! - A Reckless Disregard for Gravity Teenagers 1 0 1 2 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
  Alice: Madness Returns Mature Audiences only 3 1 4 3 2 This game's soundtrack is available!
  Amnesia: A Machine for Pigs Mature Audiences only 2 1 2 1 2 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
  Amnesia: The Dark Descent Mature Audiences only 2 3 2 3 1 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! This game is also available for Linux!
  Aquaria Teenagers 2 1 1 3 3 This game's soundtrack is available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Axel & Pixel Everyone 1 0 0 0 0
  Bejeweled 2 Everyone 0 0 0 0 0
  Blueberry Garden Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game is also available for Linux!
  Bookworm Everyone 0 0 0 0 0
  Bookworm Adventures Children 1 1 1 1 0
  Borderlands Teenagers 3 1 2 2 2 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
  Cave Story Children 1 1 1 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! This game is also available for Linux! This game is free!
  Title Quality Age Gore & Brutality Magic Sex Civility Religious Objections Notes
  Chime Everyone 0 0 0 0 0
  Cradle of Rome Everyone 0 0 0 0 1
  Cutesy: Quest of the Unicorn Everyone 0 1 0 2 0
  Dead Space Teenagers 3 0 1 2 3
  Doom (1993) Teenagers 3 1 0 1 1 This game is also available for Linux! This game is free!
  Doom 2: Hell on Earth Mature Audiences only 3 2 0 1 3
  Doom 3 Mature Audiences only 4 2 0 0 1
  Dracula: Love Kills Teenagers 1 2 1 0 1
  Eversion Teenagers 1 0 0 0 1 This game is also available for Linux! This game is free!
  Fran Bow Teenagers 3 3 1 2 2 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Hill Climb Racing Children 1 1 0 0 0 This game is free! You can buy in-game items with real money. This is an app. This game displays advertising.
  Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?! Children 1 1 1 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
  Jewel Quest Children 1 0 0 1 1
  Jewel Quest 2 Children 1 1 0 1 0
  Joy Exhibition Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game is also available for Linux! This game is free!
  Title Quality Age Gore & Brutality Magic Sex Civility Religious Objections Notes
  Kitty Power's MatchMaker Teenagers 0 0 2 1 2 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
  Last Hope: Zombie Sniper 3D Teenagers 2 1 0 1 0 This game is free! You can buy in-game items with real money. This is an app. This game displays advertising.
  Left 4 Dead Teenagers 2 0 0 2 0 This game is also available for Linux!
  Left 4 Dead 2 Teenagers 3 0 1 2 0 This game is also available for Linux!
  LIMBO Teenagers 3 0 0 0 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Little Inferno Children 1 0 0 1 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Microsoft MahJongg Children 0 0 0 0 0 This game is free! This is an app. This game displays advertising.
  Microsoft Treasure Hunt Everyone 1 0 0 0 0 This game uses a permadeath feature. This game is free! This is an app. This game displays advertising.
  Mount and Blade Teenagers 2 1 0 3 0
  Nightshift Code Children 1 0 0 1 0
  OFF Teenagers 2 1 1 2 1 This game is free!
  One Finger Death Punch Teenagers 2 0 0 3 0
  Pajama Sam: No Need to Hide When it's Dark Outside Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game is also available for Linux!
  Papers, Please Teenagers 2 0 2 2 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Passage 4 Everyone 0 0 0 0 1 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
  Title Quality Age Gore & Brutality Magic Sex Civility Religious Objections Notes
  Penumbra Teenagers 2 1 0 1 0
  Pony Island Teenagers 1 1 0 0 3 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
  Portal Everyone 1 0 0 2 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Portal 2 Teenagers 1 0 0 2 1 This game's soundtrack is available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Psychonauts Teenagers 2 1 1 1 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
  Raptor: Call of the Shadows (1994) Children 2 0 0 1 0
  Rogue Legacy Children 2 2 0 1 2 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! This game is also available for Linux!
  Roguelight Children 1 1 0 0 0 This game is free!
  Romance of Rome Everyone 1 1 0 1 1
  Slashy Hero Children 1 1 0 2 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
  Spooky's Jump Scare Mansion Teenagers 2 2 0 0 1 This game's soundtrack is available! This game is free!
  Star Wars: Dark Forces Children 2 0 0 0 0
  Talisman: Prologue Children 1 2 1 0 2
  Terraria Children 2 3 1 0 2 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Tetzle Everyone 0 0 0 0 0 This game is also available for Linux! This game is free!
  Title Quality Age Gore & Brutality Magic Sex Civility Religious Objections Notes
  The Binding of Isaac Mature Audiences only 3 3 0 0 4 This game is also available for Linux! This game uses a permadeath feature.
  The Herbalist Teenagers 0 1 2 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available!
  The Stanley Parable Teenagers 1 0 0 2 0 This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
  Undertale Teenagers 2 1 1 3 2 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! Steam Trading Cards are available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Viridi Children 0 0 0 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)! This game is free! You can buy in-game items with real money.
  VVVVVV Children 1 0 0 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game is also available for Linux!
  Waking Mars Children 1 0 0 0 1 This game's soundtrack is available!
  Where is my Heart? Children 0 1 0 0 0 This game's soundtrack is available! This game offers Achievements (or similar awards)!
  Windowframe Children 1 1 0 0 0
  Zen and the Art of Transhumanism Children 0 0 1 1 0