The Bottom Line: Mount & Blade has some innovative ideas, but still needs a lot of work. Read review
Specs: Teen, Taleworlds, Role-Playing, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: First Battalion is an action-heavy World War II tank game with fairly simple gameplay mechanics and not much depth. Read review
Specs: Teen, Strategy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Metal Gear Solid 4 is an awe-inspiring synthesis of dramatic storytelling and entertaining gameplay. Read review
Specs: Mature, Kojima Productions, Action, Action - third person tactical shooter, Realistic, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Gust, Role-Playing
The Bottom Line: The two games included in Final Fantasy Origins may be short on presentation, but they're certainly long enough on gameplay to justify the purchase price for any hard-core RPG fan. Read review
Specs: Teen, TOSE, Role-Playing, Console-style RPG, Fantasy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: As befits its source material, The Battle for Middle-earth is a huge game, and there's a lot of great real-time strategy gameplay to be had in it. Read review
Specs: Teen, EA LA, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - real time, Fantasy
The Bottom Line: If you're looking to immerse yourself in a finely honed Star Trek game world - or if you just like plenty of action - then The Fallen is definitely worth checking out. Read review
Specs: Teen, Double Helix Games, Action, General Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: When it's at its best, Final Fantasy X-2 is every bit as poignant, endearing, and engrossing as its forebears. Read review
Specs: Teen, SquareSoft, Role-Playing, Console-style RPG, Fantasy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Great storytelling makes the short campaign entertaining, but it's in the fun co-op modes that this stealth/action hybrid truly shines. Read review
Specs: Mature, Ubisoft Montreal, Action, Action - third person tactical shooter, Realistic
Specs: Games - adventure, Adventure - first person adventure
The Bottom Line: The most beautiful Final Fantasy game yet is an imperfect but still impressive saga that will touch your heart. Read review
Specs: Teen, Square Enix, Role-Playing, Role playing game (RPG) - console-style RPG, Fantasy, 1 Player
Specs: Games - action, Action - first person shooter, Science-fiction
The Bottom Line: SMB3 purists may be annoyed with some of the minor tweaks that have been made to the original game, but that shouldn't stop them from experiencing this incredible platformer all over again. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Nintendo, Action, Action - platformer, Fantasy, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: Unless you're absolutely rapt with morbid curiosity about how Malice ultimately turned out, your time and money are definitely best spent elsewhere. Read review
Specs: Teen, Argonaut Games, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Donkey Kong still plays well, but with only three of the original arcade version's four screens and no meaningful play options, it's hard to recommend. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Nintendo, Action, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, 5TH Cell, Compilation
The Bottom Line: The Staff of Dreams is definitely a more well-conceived game than The Power of Juju, but the whole experience is muddled by an inconsistent difficulty and slapdash level designs. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Avalanche Software, Action, Adventure - third person adventure, Fantasy, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: The Art of Fighting series once featured some of the most innovative fighting games around. But they haven't aged well, and this collection only showcases that fact. Read review
Specs: Teen, SNK Playmore, Action, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, Gratuitous Games, Driving
The Bottom Line: Earth Defense Force: Insect Armageddon has lots of explosions and destruction, but not quite enough variety to keep things moving. Read review
Specs: Teen, Vicious Cycle, Action
The Bottom Line: Heroes of Mana is an ambitious and sloppy game that will both entertain and infuriate you. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Brownie Brown, Strategy, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Morrowind is the first RPG for the Xbox, and it's absolutely huge, which is both the most amazing thing about it and also the thing that means it's not the game for everybody. Read review
Specs: Teen, Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing, First-Person Role-Playing, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Technical issues notwithstanding, the violently rewarding Age of Conan is one of the finest online RPGs available. Read review
Specs: Mature, Funcom, Role-Playing, Massively Multiplayer
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