50 Best Pause games

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The best 50 Pause games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 33000 video games across all platforms for Android, IOS (iPhone / iPad), Win Mobile, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS, Linux and 3DS. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

This is not a "all time best Pause games list". There is no hard limit on the age of a game but our results are mainly games released in the last 2 to 3 years.

The latest addition in this selection is Heat Signature released the 21 September 2017

2# Contre Jour HD - 2011

Review91Score

Best Mobile Game of E3 GamePro Best Mobile Game of E3 Finalist IGN Best Mobile/Handheld Game of E3 Nominee Game Critics Awards Blurring the lines between games and interactive art, Contre Jour welcomes you to a hauntingly beautiful world shaped by the interplay of light and darkness.

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3# Pillars of Eternity - 2017

Review86Score

Prepare to be enchanted by a world where the choices you make and the paths you choose shape your destiny. Obsidian Entertainment, the developer of Fallout: New Vegas™ and South Park: The Stick of Truth™, together with Paradox Interactive is proud to present Pillars of Eternity.

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4# Survive Mr. CUBE! - 2016

Review86Score
Screenshot of the video game Survive Mr. CUBE!
Screenshot of the video game Survive Mr. CUBE!
Screenshot of the video game Survive Mr. CUBE!

- Story - Soon to be married Mr. Kobe was living a happy life until one day an elderly man gave him a pill. Shoot your way through packs of square monsters and collect shiny cubes. - Game features - - Responsive controls with no time to rest - Various skills - Funny costumes for the character - Package game with a touching storyline Various achievements - Higher ranking as you pass through the portals.

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5# Aarklash: Legacy - 2013

Review73Score

In Aarklash: Legacy take command of a mercenary squad in search of truth and guide it through countless battles.Welcome to Aarklash, a land of chaos where incessant battles between the forces of Light, Destiny and Darkness have lasted since the beginning of time.

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6# Planescape: Torment - 2017

Review91Score

Uncover secrets of past lives in this story-rich, tactical roleplaying game set in Sigil, a dark fantasy city at the heart of the Dungeons & Dragons multiverse. Explore the planes, survive combat alongside a party of bizarre companions, and solve puzzles unlike any ever seen in the genre.

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7# Heat Signature - 2017

Review72Score
Screenshot of the video game Heat Signature
Screenshot of the video game Heat Signature
Screenshot of the video game Heat Signature

Heat Signature is a game from the developers of Gunpoint where you break into spaceships, make terrible mistakes, and think of clever ways out of them. You take a mission, fly to the target ship, sneak inside, and make clever use of your gadgets to distract, ambush and take out the crew.

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8# Crookz: The Big Heist - 2015

Review79Score

Crookz - The Big Heist is a tactical strategy game set in the funky 1970’s with a slick and groovy atmosphere. Show off the art of thieving by plotting stylish heists and robberies; utilizing espionage and quick-thinking to avoid detection.

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9# The Dwarves - 2016

Review63Score

Take on superior numbers of orcs, ogres, lfs, bgnilim, zombies, dark mages and many more foes, to give them the low-down. Crowd Combat: All creatures on the battlefield are rendered with physical complexity thats why the battles feel especially dynamic and real, and enabling a lot of tactical finesse. You can move freely on the world map, meet numerous characters, and experience adventures.

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10# Mini Metro - 2015

Review85Score

Random city growth so each game is unique Eleven real-world cities to test your planning skills A variety of upgrades to tailor your network Normal mode for quick scored games, or Extreme for the ultimate challenge Compete against the world every day with the Daily Challenge Colorblind and night modes Responsive soundtrack created by your metro system, engineered by Disasterpeace "If you love the city-planning aspect of Sim City but can't handle the pressure of playing god, then you may have just found your new favorite time-waster. "

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11# Contranoid - 2015

Review85Score
Screenshot of the video game Contranoid
Screenshot of the video game Contranoid
Screenshot of the video game Contranoid

Contranoid is a fast-paced chaotic hybrid of Pong, Tetris and Arkanoid that literally pits you against your closest friend as you play against each other on the same device. Players control a paddle to catch balls bouncing back after ravaging the opponent's game field. Catch different powerups to boost your own progress or to annoy your opponent and before you know it you've gathered a cheering crowd around you...

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14# Door Kickers - 2014

Review86Score

*** 84/100 PC Gamer ***It evokes lot of the more demanding thrills that modern games have left behind, the grit and the hard won satisfaction of overcoming intimidating challenges, or the experimental fun of spending hours tinkering with all the different ways you can play through a big, open-ended level. Analyze the situation, plan team routes, choose equipment and breach points and coordinate multiple troopers to reach the hostage room before the bad guys get to press that trigger.

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15# Mega Man Legacy Collection - 2015

Review80Score

Mega Man Legacy Collection is a celebration of the 8-bit history of Capcoms iconic Blue Bomber. It provides both increasingly difficult trials for experienced players and also teaches newcomers to become familiar with the style of the games and tackle some of the trickier areas. Take a look back at the history of Mega Man with loads of information, high-res art, concept pieces, sketches and more in the Museum.

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16# ACA NeoGeo: Blazing Star - 2017

Review85Score

Your mission is to take on the sinister AI “Brawshella” that is the main culprit behind an army of deadly biological weapons. The game features classic high score gameplay with higher points awarded when players land successful charge shots to chain multiple enemies. Please enjoy the masterpiece that built a generation for video games.

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17# Doodle Jewels - 2016

Review69Score
Screenshot of the video game Doodle Jewels
Screenshot of the video game Doodle Jewels
Screenshot of the video game Doodle Jewels
Screenshot of the video game Doodle Jewels

Beautifully crafted, hand drawn, jewels, awesome music and fluid gameplay. Your goal is to swap jewels and build lines to paint the field gold to advance to the next level. Great gameplay, awesome graphics, cool music and a whole lot of fun.

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20# Dragon Age: Inquisition - 2014

Review86Score

Skyhold Throne - Every ruler should sit in a place of high honor, but as the Inquisitor you will have the greatest of all, fashioned from an ancient dragon skull. To get 10% off your purchase and an exclusive trial five days before the release date, youll need to sign up for EA Access before you pre-purchase Dragon Age: Inquisition. The downloadable version of this game supports English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Polish, Portuguese, Russian.

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21# Ember - 2016

Review76Score
Screenshot of the video game Ember
Screenshot of the video game Ember
Screenshot of the video game Ember

Ember is a homage to classic role-playing games (RPG) that features a deep branching story, endless exploration across dynamic and living environments, a robust skill system, and an intricate crafting system.

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23# Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic - 2013

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It is four thousand years before the Galactic Empire and hundreds of Jedi Knights have fallen in battle against the ruthless Sith. You are the last hope of the Jedi Order. Can you master the awesome power of the Force on your quest to save the Republic? Or will you fall to the lure of the dark side?

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25# A Long Way Home - 2016

Review85Score

On day 200 of a 365 day mission your ship suffers a catastrophic engine meltdown. Stranded in space one hundred light years from Earth, you must make your way back one light year at a time. It's going to be a long way home.

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