The Bottom Line: Microsoft's Flight Simulator X provides a mind-boggling level of depth and breadth--if you don't mind some less than stellar frame rates. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Microsoft Game Studios, Simulation, Simulation - civilian plane flight, Realistic, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: BioShock Infinite is another masterful achievement in interactive storytelling and provides gamers with an overall experience unlike anything else. Read review
Specs: Mature, Irrational Games, Action
The Bottom Line: Battlefield 4's campaign is an emotional ride packed with an impressive amount of graphical prowess. If you have the right hardware, Battlefield 4 will dazzle you with jaw-dropping detail and production value. Read review
Specs: EA DICE, Action
Specs: Mature, Gearbox Software, Action, Action - first person shooter, Science-fiction
Specs: Mature, Telltale Games, Compilation, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Nearly 17 years since she raided her first tomb, Lara Croft is back in a fantastic reboot of the series. Read review
Specs: Mature, Crystal Dynamics, Action, Action - adventure, Fantasy
The Bottom Line: Batman: Arkham Origins is still the great superhero game you've played before, but it doesn't do much to move the franchise forward. Read review
Specs: Teen, WB Games Montreal, Action
The Bottom Line: Medal of Honor represents the absolute best that action-packed, event-driven shooters have to offer. Read review
Specs: Teen, 2015, Action, First-Person Shooter, Historic
The Bottom Line: The latest Sims game is also the greatest, striking a terrific balance between the fresh and the familiar. Read review
Specs: Teen, The Sims Studio, Virtual Life, Miscellaneous - virtual life, Realistic
The Bottom Line: Dirt 3 is a superb off-road racer that adds some great new features and improves upon its predecessor at just about every opportunity. Read review
Specs: Teen, Codemasters, Driving
The Bottom Line: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is a stupendous thrill ride that shouldn't be missed. Read review
Specs: Mature, Rockstar North, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone (6+), Games - strategy / tactics / wargame, Strategy / tactics / wargame - entertainment park builder, Strategy / tactics / wargame - tycoon, Realistic
Specs: Games - miscellaneous / entertainment / educational, Miscellaneous - compilation
The Bottom Line: Rome: Total War is the very definition of an epic strategy game. Read review
Specs: Teen, Creative Assembly, Strategy, Real-Time Strategy, Historic, 1-8 Players
Specs: Mature, Bethesda Softworks, Role-Playing
The Bottom Line: This game sucks all the fun out of drag racing, presenting the sport as slow and tedious instead of fast and furious. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Bethesda Softworks, Driving, Racing / driving - drag, Realistic, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Civilization V: Gods and Kings is an eminently worthwhile collection of big and small changes that enhance an already amazing game. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Firaxis Games, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - turn based
The Bottom Line: X-Plane is a fantastic sandbox that makes a terrific counterpart to the much more rigid Flight Simulator series. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Laminar Research, Simulation, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: If you've been holding out for the PC version of the game all these years, then don't deny yourself this experience any longer, and see what you've been missing. Read review
Specs: Mature, Gearbox Software, Action, First-Person Shooter, Sci-Fi, 1-16 Players
The Bottom Line: Due to its attention to detail and wide range of features, Combat Flight Simulator 2 has something to offer almost every simulation enthusiast. Read review
Specs: Teen, Microsoft Game Studios, Simulation, Simulation - WWII flight, Historical, 1-16 Players
The Bottom Line: You could say that Flight Simulator 2004 is still a straightforward simulation, but if you have even a passing interest in flying, you'll definitely get your money's worth from it. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Microsoft Game Studios, Simulation, Civilain Plane Flight Sim, Realistic, 1-16 Players
The Bottom Line: Excellent tactical battles and a slick interface make the latest Civilization another wonderful addition to a classic franchise. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Firaxis Games, Strategy
The Bottom Line: Try to become the most notorious street racer alive. Read review
Specs: Teen, Black Box, Driving, Racing / driving - GT/street, Realistic, 1 Player
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