The Bottom Line: If you're the type of driver who feels comfortable with digital acceleration and braking, there's no question that Virgin's latest off-road racer has a lot to offer. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Clever's Development, Driving, Rally / Offroad Racing, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: One of those rare sims that makes you a fan of a sport you've never even thought about before. Read review
Specs: Everyone, REEVEsoft, Driving, Rally / Offroad Racing, 1-8 Players
Specs: Teen, Black Ops Entertainment, Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Aside from a few novelty options, Codename: Outbreak is an uninspired first-person shooter that really doesn't stack up against the glut of similar games currently out on the market. Read review
Specs: Teen, GSC Game World, Action, General Action, 1-16 Players
Specs: Virgin Interactive
The Bottom Line: It's a step towards bringing an 8-bit genre into the 32-bit era. Read review
Specs: K-A, Tetragon, Action, General Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Starting from the load-screens and straight on 'til morning, Command & Conquer is one of the most brilliantly designed computer games I have ever seen. Read review
Specs: Teen, Westwood Studios, Strategy, Real-Time Strategy, Sci-Fi, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: This game is what loud, engaging gameplay is all about. Read review
Specs: Teen, Black Ops Entertainment, Driving, 1 Player
Specs: K-A, Point of View, Gambling
The Bottom Line: It's unfortunate that there are so many failings in Sabre Ace, since the overall package, subject matter, and mission structure are all good. Read review
Specs: Eagle Interactive
The Bottom Line: All in all, Powerplay '96 is just another average hockey game. Read review
Specs: K, Radical Entertainment
Specs: Everyone, Vicarious Visions, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: If you can stomach Grand Slam's gameplay, the rest of the game is pretty easy to swallow. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Burst Studios
The Bottom Line: Grid Runner is a hectic, 3-D tag-capture-the-flag game that takes players on a relentless, nail-biting ride. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Radical Entertainment
The Bottom Line: Beautifully illustrated, hand-painted graphics combined with an entertainingly twisted plot makes this an eye-catching adventure to savor. Read review
Specs: Revolution Software
The Bottom Line: You'd probably be better served by NHL 98 or NHL Breakaway '98. Read review
Specs: K, Radical Entertainment, Sports, Ice Hockey Sim
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