The Bottom Line: Spyro continues his quest for mediocrity in yet another frustrating, unoriginal adventure. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Krome Studios, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Ground Control is not only one of the best-looking tactical combat games to date, but also one that's suitably challenging and rewarding. Read review
Specs: Teen, Massive Entertainment, Strategy, Real-Time Strategy, Sci-Fi, 1-8 Players
The Bottom Line: The story still stands up, but the game that has been wrapped around it simply cannot keep up its end of the bargain. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Inevitable Entertainment, Action, Fantasy Action Adventure, Fantasy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: An interesting time-shifting mechanic and fun-to-shoot weapons can't make up for the rest of TimeShift's run-of-the-mill first-person shooter gameplay. Read review
Specs: Mature, Saber Interactive, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Lackluster gameplay makes this a disappointing conclusion to the Legend of Spyro series. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Etranges Libellules, Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: The Stetchkov Syndicate's additional weapons, aggressive suspects, and new multiplayer mode breathe new life into an already great tactical shooter. Read review
Specs: Mature, Irrational Games, Action, 1-16 Players
The Bottom Line: Cleopatra adds more of just about everything, and makes Impressions' Pharaoh a more complex and interesting game, without disrupting the fine balance of the original. Read review
Specs: Everyone, BreakAway Games, Strategy, City Bulding, Historic, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: F.E.A.R. Files serves up two stand-alone expansions for F.E.A.R., though one is definitely stronger than the other. Read review
Specs: Mature, TimeGate Studios, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Eragon relies entirely on tedious, unenthusiastic gameplay that's way too shallow to sustain interest for more than a few minutes. Read review
Specs: Teen, Stormfront Studios, Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Half-Life for the PS2 is a gripping combination of superb story design, sly artificial intelligence, taut combat sequences, and logical puzzles. Read review
Specs: Mature, Gearbox Software, Action, First-Person Shooter, Sci-Fi, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Homeworld is both an excellent game and one that may well reshape the entire real-time strategy genre. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Relic, Strategy, Real-Time Strategy, Sci-Fi, 1-8 Players
The Bottom Line: There's plenty to do, and controlling the enemy is a neat twist, but the adventure is over too soon. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Amaze Entertainment, Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: The influence of Diablo on Throne of Darkness is clearly evident--but while Throne of Darkness may be similar, you'll find that the Japanese setting isn't its only distinguishing feature. Read review
Specs: Mature, Click Entertainment
Specs: Teen, Sierra Entertainment, Gambling, Gambling
The Bottom Line: The plot in Shivers II is hauntingly intelligent. Read review
Specs: Sierra Entertainment
The Bottom Line: It's a simple pinball game that's just trying to provide some innocuous fun. Read review
Specs: Everyone, 3D Ultra, Pinball, Pinball, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Sierra Entertainment, Action
Specs: 3D Ultra
The Bottom Line: Maximum Pool's interface can prove to be very cumbersome, but if you can learn to tolerate how it plays, it's a great deal. Read review
Specs: Everyone, 3D Ultra
Specs: Mature, Valve Software, Action
The Bottom Line: Newcomer Monster Games came up with an interesting concept for Viper Racing: Create the type of ultrarealistic physics model found in games like Grand Prix Legends and use it to simulate racing a high-dollar production car. Read review
Specs: Monster Games Inc.
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