The Bottom Line: The Political Machine 2012 updates the Beltway players and the hot-button issues, but keeps the same gameplay as its 2008 predecessor. Read review
Specs: Stardock, Strategy
The Bottom Line: Galactic Civilizations II is a strategy gamer's dream, boasting a rare mix
of depth, customizability, humor, and replayability. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Stardock, Strategy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: A decent strategic foundation is rendered all but meaningless by horrific bugs, missing features, a poor interface, and plenty of other defects. Read review
Specs: Teen, Stardock, Strategy
The Bottom Line: This isn't just the first great strategy game of 2008. It's also an absolute must-have if you love space strategy. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ironclad Games, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - real time, Science-fiction, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Stardock, Compilation
The Bottom Line: Political junkies and board-game fans should love The Political Machine 2008, even if it is a bit too close for comfort to its predecessor. Read review
Specs: Games - strategy / tactics / wargame
The Bottom Line: There's really nothing to Lightweight Ninja aside from running, jumping, picking up items, and occasionally shooting an enemy. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Stardock
The Bottom Line: Online connection issues and a dearth of content keep this fun hybrid game from reigning supreme. Read review
Specs: Teen, Gas Powered Games, Strategy, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, Ironclad Games, Strategy, 1-10 Players
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