The Bottom Line: The Last of Us is brutally realistic, often shocking, but undeniably fun to play. It's easily one of the year's best games and the strongest console exclusive in a long time. Read review
Specs: Mature, Naughty Dog, Action
The Bottom Line: Beyond: Two Souls undoubtedly deserves credit for its great story and unique take on interactive software, even if it conflicts with what many believe constitutes a video game. Read review
Specs: RP, Quantic Dream, Adventure, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception continues where its predecessor left off, delivering a memorable adventure that pleases on all fronts. Read review
Specs: Teen, Naughty Dog, Action, Action - adventure, Action - third person shooter, 1-2 Players
Specs: Guerrilla, Action
Specs: SCE Japan Studio, Action
The Bottom Line: How does one of the PS3's staple franchises fare on the most powerful portable around? Read review
The Bottom Line: The racing in Little Big Planet Karting is enoyably off the wall, but a poor level editor tutorial saps some of the game's potential. Read review
Specs: Everyone, United Front Games, Driving, Racing / driving - arcade
The Bottom Line: Heavenly Sword feels like a summer action flick. It's full of nonstop action, and it looks terrific. Unfortunately, it's over far too quickly. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ninja Theory, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: If you like playing trading-card games with your friends, you'll appreciate Eye of Judgment's unique take on the genre. Read review
Specs: Teen, SCEJ, Card Battle, Miscellaneous - puzzle, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Exhilarating combat and an imposing sense of scale provide a fitting end to Kratos' saga. Read review
Specs: Mature, SCE Santa Monica, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Issues aside, MLB 12: The Show demonstrates a bright future for portable baseball games. Read review
Specs: Teen, SCEI, Sports
The Bottom Line: Infiltrating enemy territory and tactically eliminating evildoers is tense and enjoyable in Unit 13. Read review
Specs: Teen, Zipper Interactive, Action
The Bottom Line: This accessible but realistic driving simulation is both sublime and subpar. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Polyphony Digital, Driving, Racing / driving - GT/street, Realistic
The Bottom Line: An enjoyable Story mode, powerful creation tools, and great online features make Sackboy's sequel a giant leap forward for LittleBigPlanet. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Media Molecule, Action, Action - adventure, 1-4 Players
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, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: The Con's fighting isn't strong enough on its own, but the betting concept is compelling enough to draw you in a little deeper than you might otherwise be drawn. Read review
Specs: Teen, SCEA, Action, Action - fighting, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Killzone is reborn in this consistently intense, periodically infuriating, yet undeniably enjoyable handheld tactical shooter. Read review
Specs: Teen, Guerrilla, Action, Action - third person shooter, 1-6 Players
The Bottom Line: Mild-mannered minigames and varied controls make Little Deviants a solid introduction to the PlayStation Vita. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Bigbig Studios, Action
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, ThatGameCompany, Compilation
The Bottom Line: Weighty shooting action and magnificent visuals collide in this great follow-up. Read review
Specs: Mature, Guerrilla, Action, Action - first person shooter
The Bottom Line: Nations' flight model will instantly turn off those looking for a realistic flight sim, while the box description might turn away those looking for a more accessible game. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Psygnosis, Simulation, 1-16 Players
The Bottom Line: Despite a frustrating difficulty level, the deep strategy and undeniable charm of PixelJunk Monsters will keep you hooked for hours. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Q Games, Strategy, Action - adventure, 1-2 Players
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