The Bottom Line: It's designed exclusively for Final Fantasy XI's most dedicated players, and probably should have been a downloadable update for those players. Read review
Specs: Teen, Square Enix, Role-Playing, Online games - RPG (MMORPG), Fantasy, Massively Multiplayer
The Bottom Line: Virtua Striker 2 is a classic example of good ideas gone horribly wrong. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Sega, Sports, Soccer Sim, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Its real-time strategy elements and its focus on cooperative piloting tactics are so central to its gameplay that Allegiance can be very challenging to learn, but it's well worth the effort. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Microsoft Game Studios, Simulation, Small Spaceship Sim, Sci-Fi
The Bottom Line: World War II Online is a dangerous mess of a game that can't be recommended to any but the most hard-core game players in its current state. Read review
Specs: Teen, Cornered Rat, Simulation, First-Person Shooter, Historic
Specs: Everyone, Camelot Software Planning, Sports, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: Being able to play with all the physical cards you own makes this game the ideal companion piece for avid collectors who want to see their cards duke it out in 3D. Read review
Specs: Everyone, KCEJ, Card Battle, Card Battle, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: G-NOME doesn't fully live up to its potential. Read review
Specs: Teen, 7th Level, Simulation, Mech Sim, Sci-Fi, 1-8 Players
Specs: Everyone, Eagle Dynamics
The Bottom Line: While it has a few minor problems, they are dwarfed by the sheer amount of enjoyment the game will undoubtedly offer to anyone who enjoys a good RPG. Read review
Specs: Teen, KCET, Role-Playing, Console-style RPG, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Will Carrier Strike Fighter, like Falcon and Tank Platoon II, rise above its initial shoddy release to become a classic? Read review
Specs: Everyone, Interactive Magic, Simulation, Modern Jet Flight Sim, Modern, 1-8 Players
The Bottom Line: Monsterseed is a monster-breeding/strategy RPG of a specifically simple nature. Read review
Specs: Everyone, NK System, Strategy, General Strategy, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Buried somewhere inside Rebellion is an interesting, albeit familiar, game. But along the way, things break down, and conquering the galaxy becomes an exercise in tedium. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Coolhand Interactive, Strategy, General Strategy, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Phantom Dust is a unique and terrifically successful blend of strategy, tactics, and fast action. And it's only $20! Read review
Specs: Teen, Microsoft Game Studios Japan, Action, Strategy / tactics / wargame - wargame, Action - 3D shooter, Fantasy, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: The undeniable king of fighting games is here, and it's time to break bones and necks. Read review
Specs: Teen, Namco, Action, General Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: The best-looking, most engrossing flight sim this side of Longbow. Read review
Specs: Digital Image Design
The Bottom Line: The list of minor flaws could go on and on, but its total length is minuscule compared to the massive number of excellent additions this expansion serves up. Read review
Specs: Teen, 1C
The Bottom Line: With a $200 price tag and an occasionally punishing approach, Steel Battalion was clearly designed to scare off all but the most hard-core game players. Read review
Specs: Teen, Capcom, Action, Mech Sim, Sci-Fi, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Gunvalkyrie is almost a good game, and it won't be surprising to see some people looking past the game's problems and having some fun with it. Read review
Specs: Teen, Smilebit, Action, Third-Person Shooter, Sci-Fi, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Rare Ltd., Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Soldner features some neat innovations, but these original elements can't compensate for its fundamental stability, control, and gameplay problems. Read review
Specs: Teen, Wings Simulations, Action, 1-32 Players
The Bottom Line: What should have been a revision of last year's superb simulation instead comes across as a half-baked rehash. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Particle Systems, Simulation, Large Spaceship Sim, Sci-Fi, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: While it possesses great overall depth, P.T.O. IV is by no means an unqualified success. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Koei, Strategy, Turn-Based Wargame, 1-2 Players
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