The Bottom Line: Next Encounter is able to deliver an experience that is at least a rough approximation of a Serious Sam game. Read review
Specs: Mature, Climax Group, Action, 1-8 Players
Specs: Games - strategy / tactics / wargame, Strategy / tactics / wargame - tycoon, Realistic
Specs: Everyone, AI Factory, Sports
Specs: Everyone, Strategy
The Bottom Line: Vegas Tycoon has a lot of good things going for it, though it doesn't quite hit the million-dollar jackpot. Read review
Specs: Teen, Deep Red, Strategy, Tycoon, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Take-Two Interactive, Strategy
Specs: Lago, Simulation
Specs: Games - miscellaneous / entertainment / educational, Miscellaneous - puzzle
Specs: Everyone, Artificial Mind and Movement, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, High Voltage Software, Action
The Bottom Line: Wildfire can be tense and challenging, but the control and camera problems are like big thorns in your side, twisted repeatedly. Read review
Specs: Teen, Take-Two Interactive, Strategy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Major Malfunction is an all-too-apt subtitle for this horrible Army Men shooter. Read review
Specs: Teen, Team 17, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Games - miscellaneous / entertainment / educational, Miscellaneous - puzzle, Realistic
Specs: Holistic Design, Inc.
Specs: Teen, PopTop Software, Strategy, Tycoon, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: It focuses on simply providing a decent--if unspectacular--watercraft racing experience that can be played via Xbox Live and purchased at a budget price. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Argonaut Games, Driving, Snow / Water Racing, 1-8 Players
The Bottom Line: A solidly average game whose few original ideas are compromised by screwy controls, some pacing problems, and a punishing save-game system. Read review
Specs: Mature, Pivotal Games, Action, Tactical Third-Person Shooter, Modern, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, High Voltage Software, Action
The Bottom Line: It's unfortunate that the execution in the game is so disappointing in virtually every respect. Read review
Specs: Everyone, InterActive Vision Games, Strategy, Tycoon, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: The game's technical strengths, satisfying displays of comically overblown violence, and budget price make it worth a look, provided you own a good dual analog gamepad. Read review
Specs: Mature, VIS Entertainment, Action, Beat-'Em-Up, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: It's a good thing that the chocolate factory's famed glass elevator doesn't really exist, because after playing this game you might be tempted to throw yourself down the shaft. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Backbone Entertainment, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Various, Action
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