The Bottom Line: This role-playing board game takes delight in letting you mess with your friends, and it's fun for as long as you can tolerate its slow pace. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Suzak, Role-Playing
Specs: EKO Software, Puzzle
Specs: Everyone, Kouyousha, Action, Strategy / tactics / wargame - real time
Specs: Everyone, Kemco, Driving
The Bottom Line: The parts may seem commonplace, but Puzzle Quest's blend of RPG and puzzle-game convention makes for something refreshingly unique and dangerously addictive. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, 1st Playable Productions, Puzzle, Miscellaneous - puzzle, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Don't bother playing Tank Beat. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, MileStone Inc., Action, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: The rapid-fire minigames found in Arthur and the Invisibles offer a different take on the WarioWare style of play, and they're fun for the short time the game lasts. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Etranges Libellules, Action, Action - adventure, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Cave, Dancing
Specs: Everyone, Magic Pockets, Edutainment, Miscellaneous - virtual life
Specs: Everyone, Amaze Entertainment, Virtual Life, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Mind Quiz is a shameless rip-off of Nintendo's Brain Age, only Ubisoft and Sega forgot to clone the variety and occasional fun of that game. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Ubisoft, Edutainment, Miscellaneous - puzzle, Miscellaneous - quiz, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Dreamcatcher, Edutainment
The Bottom Line: It takes a while to shift into high gear, but once it does, Star Wars: Lethal Alliance offers an enjoyable mix of shooting, puzzle-solving, and platforming. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Ubisoft Casablanca, Action, Action - adventure, 1-4 Players
Specs: Everyone, Human Soft, Adventure, Miscellaneous - kids / children's games & entertainment, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Though it's an endearing attempt at evoking 16-bit nostalgia, Naruto: Path of the Ninja 2 feels a little too dated. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, TOSE, Role-Playing, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Starfish SD, General, 1 Player
Specs: O-Games, Edutainment
Specs: Mindscape Inc., Virtual Life
Specs: Everyone, MTO, Adventure, 1-2 Players
Specs: Teen, Farmind Ltd, Action, Miscellaneous - cards, Realistic
The Bottom Line: Digimon World DS is a solid, if unremarkable monster battle game, which pretty much means it's the best Digimon game ever made. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Namco Bandai Games America, Role-Playing, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, Dreamcatcher, General
Specs: Everyone, Extra Mile Studios, Driving
The Bottom Line: The hit PC real-time strategy series goes turn-based in this well-designed translation, which packs a surprising amount of historic battles into a small package. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Backbone Entertainment, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - turn based, Historical, 1-4 Players
Specs: Teen, Magnin & Associates, Gambling
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