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The Black Mirror card game isn’t soul-crushing enough to reflect the show

While we’re waiting for season 5 of Charlie Brooker’s technological-nightmare show Black Mirror, we played Nosedive, the Black Mirror board / card / app game. Its pastel design and integrated app are pretty appropriate to the theme, but ultimately, it lacks the Black Mirror edge and sense of stakes.

Part of The Verge holiday 2018 gaming guide

Gris is like a stunning animated movie that you can play

Gris, from publisher Devolver Digital, is out today on the Nintendo Switch and PC, and it’s one of the most beautiful games ever made, with a style reminiscent of hand-drawn animated movies.