The Bottom Line: Wild Arms Alter Code: F remains a bit on the antiquated side despite an update, but it's still a worthy trip down memory lane for series fans. Read review
Specs: Teen, Media Vision, Role-Playing, 1 Player
Specs: Teen, From Software, Adventure, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Runtime, Role-Playing
Specs: Everyone, Kuusou Kagaku, Role-Playing, Console-style RPG, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Thanks to a few errant gameplay quirks, Armored Core 2 doesn't quite reach console mech perfection. Read review
Specs: Teen, From Software, Action, Mech Sim, Sci-Fi, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Popolocrois is a charming adventure for casual fans of role-playing games, but its simplicity negates any lasting appeal it may have had. Read review
Specs: Everyone, G-Artists, Role-Playing, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Fire Pro Wrestling Returns is archaic, arduous, and arcane, but is it fun? Absolutely. Read review
Specs: Teen, S-Neo, Action, 1-8 Players
The Bottom Line: Psikyo's take on the classic conventions strike as true as most modern attempts, and the fans of such games should welcome the results. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Psikyo, Action, Scrolling Shooter, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Armored Core 2: Another Age remains a solid, thoroughly playable mech-combat simulator, with enough tools and options to please any fan of the genre. Read review
The Bottom Line: Some players will find that the more unique aspects of Forever Kingdom make it a worthwhile title even though it's merely adequate in most respects. Read review
Specs: Teen, From Software, Role-Playing, Action RPG, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Disaster Report is ultimately a flawed game, but its original premise and varied mix of gameplay create a refreshing experience nonetheless. Read review
Specs: Teen, Irem, Action, Sc-Fi Action Adventure, Modern, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Battle Hunter is an easy-to-learn, yet addictive, trek into dungeon-based treasure collecting and RPG-style character development. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Success, Strategy, Turn-Based Strategy, Fantasy, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: The Metal Slug games represent a high watermark for arcade side-scrolling shooter graphics, and the PlayStation port of X does not disappoint. Read review
Specs: Teen, ProSoft, Action, General Action, 1-2 Players
Specs: Teen, SNK, Action
The Bottom Line: If you're not a huge fan of the game's seven track and field events or lack human competition to play with, the game will be nothing more than a weekend fantasy. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Hitmaker, Sports, Olympic Sports
The Bottom Line: Evergrace is just shy of average - there's nothing particularly bad here, but what little good it has is purely incidental and generally ignorable. Read review
Specs: Teen, From Software, Adventure, Action RPG, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: King's Field: The Ancient City will strongly appeal to a small subset of RPG gamers, fans of From Software's similar endeavors in particular. Read review
Specs: Teen, From Software, Role-Playing, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Space Channel 5 Special Edition is a little rough around the edges, but Ulala's still swingin' after all this time. Read review
Specs: Teen, UGA, Dancing, Dancing Rhythm, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Those intrigued by the game's unique concept or style should at least give Magic Pengel a try. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Taito Corporation, Strategy, Console-style RPG, 1-2 Players
Specs: Everyone, Open Sesame, Puzzle, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Though a bit square, this puzzle game fits nicely into any lazy day. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Agetec Inc., Puzzle, 1-8 Players
The Bottom Line: Cookie & Cream simultaneously blends 3D exploration with 2D minigames in a refreshing way, but the level layouts are bland and repetitive. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Hi Corp, Action, 1-4 Players
Specs: Everyone, Amedio, Sports, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: If you're willing to overlook the clumsy controls and the dated look, then Silent Line might be worth your while, but otherwise, there are much better giant-robot games on the market. Read review
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