The Bottom Line: Darksiders II merges action, exploration, and loot-driven progression into an excellent and sizable adventure. Read review
Specs: Mature, Vigil Games, Action, Action - adventure
The Bottom Line: Apache: Air Assault faithfully captures all the nuance of piloting an attack helicopter while including plenty of extras to keep fanatics coming back for more. Read review
Specs: Teen, Gaijin Entertainment, Simulation, Simulation - helicopter flight, Realistic
The Bottom Line: Action-packed and suspenseful, Dead Space 3 impresses, even if it's a lot of the same. Read review
Specs: Mature, Visceral Games, Action, Action - third person shooter, Science-fiction
The Bottom Line: Heroes Over Europe offers some enjoyable arcade dogfighting, but it lacks the depth and excitement needed to keep you coming back for more. Read review
Specs: Teen, Transmission Games, Simulation
Specs: Mature, High Moon Studios, Action
Specs: Mature, BioWare, Compilation
Specs: Everyone, Visual Concepts, Sports
Specs: Everyone, EA Canada, Exercise / Fitness, Sports - fitness, Realistic, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Like the mindless Hollywood blockbusters that it emulates, Turok features plenty of dinosaur-hunting action and not too much else. Read review
Specs: Mature, Propaganda Games, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: This demon-controlling adventure lets you do more fun things with your evil minions, but Overlord II hasn't shaken all of the issues that held back the first game. Read review
Specs: Teen, Triumph Studios, Action, Action - adventure, Fantasy
The Bottom Line: Dead Island: Riptide is a lot of the same and ultimately falls short of a what a great sequel should be made of. Read review
Specs: Mature, Techland, Action
The Bottom Line: At World's End isn't a bad game, but its dull, repetitive combat and uninspired mission structure prevent it from being much fun. Read review
Specs: Teen, Eurocom Entertainment Software, Action, Action - adventure, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: This raucous bloodbath is rough around the edges, but exciting acrobatic combat and a great soundtrack make it very entertaining. Read review
Specs: Mature, Artificial Mind and Movement, Action, Action - third person shooter
Specs: Everyone, Codemasters, Driving
Specs: Teen, SuperBot Entertainment, Action
The Bottom Line: The battles in Dragon Ball Z: Ultimate Tenkaichi look intense and exciting, but dull mechanics prevent the gameplay from channeling any of that excitement. Read review
Specs: Teen, Spike, Action, Action - fighting, Fantasy
The Bottom Line: Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time completely nails the style and feel of the original trilogy, but doesn't do much to separate itself as a reimagined franchise. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Sanzaru Games, Action, Action - adventure, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, SCEA, Sports
The Bottom Line: Madden NFL 13 trots out the same basic experience one more time, creating an enjoyable game without any major improvements. Read review
Specs: Everyone, EA Tiburon, Sports, Sports - football simulation, Realistic
The Bottom Line: PES 12 may lack new modes, but substantial improvements to its AI, speed, and controls make it an exciting football game that's a lot of fun to play. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Konami, Sports, Sports - soccer simulation, Realistic
Specs: Everyone, THQ, Exercise / Fitness, Realistic
The Bottom Line: Dynamic DNA seasons are a great addition to the franchise, but NBA Live is not quite a championship contender. Read review
Specs: Everyone, EA Canada, Sports, Sports - basketball simulation, Realistic
Specs: Ubisoft Montreal, Historical
The Bottom Line: This gleeful third-person shooter is outrageously fun. Read review
Specs: Mature, PlatinumGames, Action, Action - third person shooter, Science-fiction
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