Specs: Everyone, Konami, Card Battle, Miscellaneous - cards, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Final Fantasy VIII for the PC is a completely inadequate conversion of the attractive yet problematic console role-playing game. Read review
Specs: Teen, SquareSoft, Role-Playing, Console-style RPG, 1 Player
Specs: RP, ATLUS, Role-Playing, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Any fan of previous entries in the SmackDown! series should absolutely not hesitate to give Here Comes the Pain a try, as it is truly the best one yet. Read review
Specs: Teen, Yuke's, Sports, Wrestling, Realistic, 1-6 Players
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, 5TH Cell, Action
The Bottom Line: It's far from perfect, but I'm not sure there's another game out there that can cram in the sheer amount of addictive absurdity that Saints Row IV manages to pull off. Read review
Specs: Mature, Volition Inc., Action
The Bottom Line: Dirt 3 is a superb off-road racer that adds some great new features and improves upon its predecessor at just about every opportunity. Read review
Specs: Teen, Codemasters, Driving
The Bottom Line: Blazing Angels 2 is a clear improvement over the previous game, though history buffs will probably hate the game's fictional missions. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft Romania, Simulation, Simulation - WWII flight, Realistic, Historical, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Mario Kart Wii offers varied multiplayer and thoroughly integrated online modes that will keep you coming back for more. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Nintendo, Driving, Racing / driving - kart, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: With few upgrades from last year console release, Madden NFL 13 is a disappointing entry in the long-running series. Read review
Specs: Everyone, EA Tiburon, Sports, Sports - rugby, Realistic
The Bottom Line: Monster 4x4: World Circuit manages to make the act of driving comically gigantic trucks through destructible environments a complete and utter bore. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Ubisoft, Driving, Racing / driving - rally / offroad, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: Experienced and discerning gamers would do well to steer clear of Buzz Lightyear of Star Command, as the game is simplistic and light. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Traveller's Tales, Action, General Adventure
Specs: Mature, Treyarch, Action
The Bottom Line: The console version of the PC megahit lacks fluidity, though it's still fun in its own right. Read review
Specs: Teen, The Sims Studio, Virtual Life, Miscellaneous - virtual life, Realistic
The Bottom Line: God of War: Ascension doesn't break any barriers, but it's still a top-of-the-line action game that will most likely please veteran fans of the series. Read review
Specs: Mature, SCE Santa Monica, Action
The Bottom Line: Mario & Sonic at the London 2012 Olympic Games proves that it's still worth having a party with these two gaming legends. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Racjin, Sports, Sports - olympic sports
The Bottom Line: Greater variety and depth don't save this second round of motion minigames from the bargain bin. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Nintendo, Party, Fantasy
The Bottom Line: If you don't mind waiting for the game to load, Lego City: Undercover has a lot of fun packed inside, even if most of the gameplay is stuff you might have seen before. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, TT Games, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: The Wind Waker is a strong achievement in every way, from its stunning graphical presentation to its tight control and interesting story line. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Nintendo, Adventure, Fantasy Action Adventure, Fantasy, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Treyarch, Action, Action - adventure, Science-fiction, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Driver: San Francisco's inspired shift mechanic and wealth of action-packed content make it an absolute blast that revives the franchise. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft Reflections, Driving
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