The Bottom Line: Some distinguishing features give this shooter a touch of class, but bugs and execution flaws cast a long shadow over Call of Juarez: The Cartel. Read review
Specs: Mature, Techland, Action
The Bottom Line: A few key gameplay additions and enhancements make this year's Madden great despite some unseemly flaws. Read review
Specs: Everyone, EA Tiburon, Sports, Sports - football simulation, Realistic, 1-4 Players
Specs: Mature, Kylotonn, Action
The Bottom Line: Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City is a frighteningly flawed action-heavy spin-off that withers in the shadow of its superior alternatives. Read review
Specs: Mature, Slant Six, Action, 1-8 Players
Specs: Everyone, Blitz Games Studios, Action, Miscellaneous - virtual life, Fantasy
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, Adventure
The Bottom Line: Homefront's engrossing vision of the future and gratifying competitive multiplayer outweigh its squandered potential and workaday game mechanics. Read review
Specs: Mature, Kaos Studios, Action, Action - first person shooter
Specs: Games - sports, Sports - wrestling
The Bottom Line: Though occasionally enjoyable, this Force-powered sequel is a mere apprentice to its superior predecessor. Read review
Specs: Teen, LucasArts, Action, Action - adventure, Science-fiction
Specs: Games - miscellaneous / entertainment / educational, Miscellaneous - rhythm music
The Bottom Line: Sniper Elite V2 is a satisfying shooting gallery, though it often does a lackluster job maintaining the illusion. Read review
Specs: Mature, Rebellion, Action
Specs: Teen, Namco Bandai Games, Action
The Bottom Line: With savage gunplay and an absorbing personal story, Max Payne 3 is an exhilarating shooter that grabs hold of you and doesn't let go. Read review
Specs: Mature, Rockstar Studios, Action
Specs: Games - sports, Sports - golf simulation, Realistic
Specs: Games - adventure
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, THQ, Action, Miscellaneous - puzzle
Specs: Teen, Konami, Action, 1-3 Players
Specs: EC, Microsoft Studios - Soho Productions, Edutainment
The Bottom Line: Improvements such as revamped AI, more realistic animation, and a new play-calling system make this the best Madden yet. Read review
Specs: Mature, Telltale Games, Compilation
The Bottom Line: The Clone Wars offers an ambitious step up from previous games in the series, but a ton of small issues across the board lead to boredom and frustration. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Traveller's Tales, Action, Action - adventure
Specs: Mature, Io Interactive, Compilation
The Bottom Line: Much like last year's game, this mixed martial arts fighter impresses inside the octagon but doesn't do nearly as well outside of it. Read review
Specs: Teen, Yuke's, Action, Action - fighting
Specs: Mature, Kalypso, Action
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