The Bottom Line: It's hard to recall another game in which you have so little direct control over events, and yet are called upon for so very much micromanagement. Read review
Specs: Everyone, JoyMania, Strategy, General Strategy, 1-6 Players
The Bottom Line: Will Carrier Strike Fighter, like Falcon and Tank Platoon II, rise above its initial shoddy release to become a classic? Read review
Specs: Everyone, Interactive Magic, Simulation, Modern Jet Flight Sim, Modern, 1-8 Players
The Bottom Line: The engine simulates Civil War warfare about as well as a round peg fits into a square hole. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Erudite Software Inc., Strategy, General Strategy, 1-8 Players
Specs: Interactive Magic
The Bottom Line: Whether you're a serious armchair pilot or an arcade maniac who likes to blow the hell out of anything and everything in existence, Apache is the game for you. Read review
Specs: Digital Integration
The Bottom Line: iM1A2's complexity and realism will certainly appeal to simulation wonks, while the intense real-time strategy should endear it to the hearts of strategic wargamers. Read review
Specs: Metropolis Software, Strategy, Third-Person Shooter, Sci-Fi
The Bottom Line: Interactive Magic had the opportunity to exploit the wide-open market for a serious World War II tank simulation. Unfortunately, those who pinned their hopes on this game are in for a major disappointment. Read review
The Bottom Line: The fact that Air Warrior III is built as an online game is apparent as soon as you jump into the cockpit. Read review
The Bottom Line: Those who were wary of the initial, flawed release may want to try iF-22 this time around. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Interactive Magic, Simulation, Modern Jet Flight Sim, Modern, 1-4 Players
Specs: Everyone, Les Productions Micomeq, Strategy, General Strategy
Specs: Everyone, Les Productions Micomeq, Strategy, General Strategy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: For a freshman sim effort, iF-22 is impressive. Read review
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