Specs: Everyone, Gusto Games, Edutainment
The Bottom Line: This survival horror game looks good and controls well but never manages to bring either the scares or the laughs it's aiming for. Read review
Specs: Mature, Hydravision, Adventure, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron combines gorgeous artistic design with enticing combat to create a memorable adventure. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ignition Entertainment, Action
The Bottom Line: Even if Pool Paradise weren't the only available pool game for the GameCube, it would still be a fantastic choice for any billiards fan. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Awesome Developments, Sports, Billiards, Realistic, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, Ignition Entertainment, Compilation
The Bottom Line: The Blue Dragon franchise's penchant for blandness continues in this adequate but uninspired sequel. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Brownie Brown, Role-Playing
The Bottom Line: The PSP puzzler finds a natural home on Nintendo's console, where the Wii Remote finally gives you much-needed tilt control. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Ignition Entertainment, Puzzle, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Both games are completely devoid of gameplay, fun, and flair. Worse, they are available free for the PC. Read review
Specs: Teen, Black Lantern Studios, Sports, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: It looks ancient and controls poorly, but this entertaining and unpredictable horror adventure delivers more shocks than schlock. Read review
Specs: Mature, Access Games, Adventure
The Bottom Line: Rainbow Islands Evolution is the perfect example of how not to remake a popular franchise. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Marvelous, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Kuju Entertainment, Driving, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, Awesome Developments, Sports
Specs: Everyone, Pocket Studios, Action
The Bottom Line: Metal Slug 7 for the Nintendo DS brings the series' outstanding run-and-gun action to a new platform. Read review
Specs: Teen, SNK Playmore, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Mercury Meltdown Remix is a handheld puzzler that feels ill suited for the PS2, but because the underlying puzzle designs are so good, the game still mostly works. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Suzak, Puzzle, Miscellaneous - puzzle
Specs: Teen, SNK Playmore, Action, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, Warthog, Action
The Bottom Line: Though there are other pool games available for the PlayStation 2, few, if any, are as enjoyable as Pool Paradise. Read review
The Bottom Line: With nonsensical dialogue muddling the complex plot, Lux-Pain shows how an entire experience can be ruined by poor localization. Read review
Specs: Teen, Killaware, Adventure
The Bottom Line: The King of Fighters XII is the latest chapter in 15 years of fighting game history. It's also a disappointment. Read review
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