Specs: RP, Crytek, Action
Specs: Mature, Io Interactive, Action
The Bottom Line: Microsoft's Flight Simulator X provides a mind-boggling level of depth and breadth--if you don't mind some less than stellar frame rates. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Microsoft Game Studios, Simulation, Simulation - civilian plane flight, Realistic, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Forget plastic axes; this guitar game is the real deal. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft, Music, Miscellaneous - rhythm music, Realistic
Specs: Teen, Intelligent Systems, Strategy
Specs: Mature, Ubisoft Montpellier, Action, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is the big, bold, and beautiful sequel you hoped for and is sure to bewitch you for countless hours. Read review
Specs: Mature, Bethesda Game Studios, Role-Playing, Role playing game (RPG) - first person, Fantasy
The Bottom Line: Forza Motorsport 4 refines and improves upon its predecessor in a number of ways, but also feels just a little too familiar. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Turn 10, Driving, Racing / driving - GT/street, Realistic
Specs: Mature, Telltale Games, Compilation, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Few of the nine minigames that make up Wii Play have much staying power. Read review
Specs: Nintendo, Party, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: User-created routines and plenty of new activities make Wii Fit Plus a vast improvement on the original, although some important omissions stop it from being a standout. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Nintendo, Exercise / Fitness, Sports - fitness, Realistic
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Nintendo, Party, 1-5 Players
Specs: Vicarious Visions, Action
The Bottom Line: Portal 2 is an accessible, clever, and downright hilarious adventure into the eccentric world of Aperture Science. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Valve Software, Action, Miscellaneous - puzzle, Fantasy
Specs: Everyone, Konami, Card Battle, Miscellaneous - cards, Fantasy
Specs: Mature, Vigil Games, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Konami, Card Battle, Miscellaneous - cards, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Apache: Air Assault faithfully captures all the nuance of piloting an attack helicopter while including plenty of extras to keep fanatics coming back for more. Read review
Specs: Teen, Gaijin Entertainment, Simulation
The Bottom Line: Black Flag is arguably the most accessible and open-world Assassin's Creed game to date even if it comes with some repetitive gameplay and frustrating difficulty. Read review
Specs: RP, Ubisoft, Action
Specs: Everyone, Game Freak, Role-Playing
The Bottom Line: New aircraft, new missions, and new multiplayer racing modes make Acceleration a worthy addition for any Flight Simulation X fanatic. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Microsoft Game Studios, Simulation, Simulation - modern jet flight, Simulation - civilian plane flight, Realistic
The Bottom Line: The single-player campaign is over in a flash, but the high quality of that campaign and its terrific multiplayer options make Call of Duty 4 a fantastic package. Read review
Specs: Mature, Infinity Ward, Action, Action - first person shooter, Historical, Realistic, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Maxis, Virtual Life, Miscellaneous - virtual life, Realistic, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Batman: Arkham City's irresistible world, joyous movement, rewarding combat, and varied side quests make it an exceptional adventure game. Read review
Specs: Teen, Rocksteady Studios, Action
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