The Bottom Line: Loki may be awfully late for the party, but this Diablo derivation is a solid rip-off with great game mechanics and atmosphere. Read review
Specs: Mature, Cyanide, Role-Playing, 1-6 Players
The Bottom Line: A great sense of wonder permeates The Book of Unwritten Tales, a terrific take on a traditional point-and-click adventure. Read review
Specs: Teen, KING Art, Adventure
The Bottom Line: Streamlined but not dumbed down, Enigma: Rising Tide captures the exciting feel of WWII naval combat even if it ignores many of the details. Read review
Specs: Teen, Tesseraction Games, Simulation, Ship Sim, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Authentic puzzles and ancient atmosphere make Riddle of the Tomb a cut above the average point-and-click adventure. Read review
Specs: Teen, Dreamcatcher, Adventure, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Enigma Software Productions, Strategy
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
Specs: Teen, 3000AD, Inc., Simulation, Small Spaceship Sim, Sci-Fi
The Bottom Line: Murder in the Abbey may not be entirely original, but it's an adventure with a lot of personality. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Alcachofa Soft, Adventure, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: This wildly ambitious simulation is torpedoed by an almost incomprehensible interface, the absence of a tutorial, numerous bugs, and many fit and finish issues, including dated production values. Read review
Specs: Teen, 3000AD, Inc., Simulation, Large Spaceship Sim, Sci-Fi, 1-64 Players
The Bottom Line: The first Painkiller expansion is still an impressive ride; it's just somewhat more sporadic than the original. Read review
Specs: Mature, People Can Fly, Action, First-Person Shooter, Fantasy, 1-16 Players
The Bottom Line: Gore is a decent shooter, but there isn't anything here that hasn't been done already--and better--in a game you probably already own. Read review
Specs: Mature, 4D Rulers, Action, First-Person Shooter, Sci-Fi, 1-16 Players
The Bottom Line: Secrets of the Ark is a little too in love with itself, but this is still a first-rate traditional adventure with a great story and mostly commonsense puzzles. Read review
Specs: Teen, Sumo Digital, Adventure, Adventure - third person adventure, Fantasy, 1 Player
Specs: Games - strategy / tactics / wargame, Strategy / tactics / wargame - entertainment park builder, Realistic
Specs: Everyone, Super Empire, Action
Specs: Everyone, Her Interactive, Adventure
The Bottom Line: While Crystal Key 2 sure isn't a stunner, it's still a fairly solid adventure game that has its charms. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Earthlight Productions, Adventure, General Adventure, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: If you don't have any hang-ups with wandering around in dark places, and you're looking for a deep and involving role-playing game, then you'd be doing yourself a favor by checking out Arx Fatalis. Read review
Specs: Mature, Arkane Studios, Role-Playing, Action RPG, 1 Player
Specs: Games - simulation, Games - sports
Specs: Teen, Tesseraction Games, Simulation, Strategy / tactics / wargame - wargame, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Spaceforce offers up a beautiful, dynamic universe to explore, though it suffers from a steep learning curve. Read review
Specs: Teen, Provox Games, Simulation, 1 Player
Specs: Games - role playing game (RPG), Role playing game (RPG) - third person, Fantasy
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