The Bottom Line: It's a bit rough around the edges, but ultimately Far Cry 3 closes 2012 on an excellent note, easily making it one of the year's best. Read review
Specs: Mature, Ubisoft Montreal, Action
The Bottom Line: Black Flag is arguably the most accessible and open-world Assassin's Creed game to date even if it comes with some repetitive gameplay and frustrating difficulty. Read review
Specs: RP, Ubisoft, Action
The Bottom Line: South Park: The Stick of Truth absolutely nails it. It's the perfect combination of hilarious South Park content woven into an ultra-satisfying, turn-based RPG. Read review
Specs: RP, Obsidian Entertainment, Role-Playing, Role playing game (RPG) - action RPG
The Bottom Line: The next generation of gaming won't only be defined by flashy graphics. They'll need to offer something that current games can't. Read review
The Bottom Line: Blazing Angels 2 is a clear improvement over the previous game, though history buffs will probably hate the game's fictional missions. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft Romania, Simulation, Simulation - WWII flight, Realistic, Historical, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: GRAW2 offers up a solid, though short, single-player campaign. But the bulk of its gameplay can be found in its impressive multiplayer offering. Read review
Specs: Teen, Red Storm Entertainment, Action, Action - third person tactical shooter, 1-4 Players
Specs: Games - miscellaneous / entertainment / educational, Miscellaneous - rhythm music, Realistic
The Bottom Line: This arcade-style aerial-combat game has plenty to offer those flying solo, but it doesn't offer much in the way of competitive multiplayer content. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft Romania, Action, Simulation - modern jet flight, Realistic
The Bottom Line: Rainbow Six is reinvented and reinvigorated for a new age thanks to beautiful visuals and top-notch tactical shooting action. Read review
Specs: Mature, Ubisoft Montreal, Action, Action - first person tactical shooter, Realistic, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Forget plastic axes; this guitar game is the real deal. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft, Music
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: Everyone 10 and older, Ubisoft Montpellier, Action
The Bottom Line: Enchanted Arms is a capable and often enjoyable role-playing game, but it's also one that you'll likely forget as soon as you finish it. Read review
Specs: Teen, From Software, Role-Playing, Role playing game (RPG) - action RPG, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: The latest Armored Core makes up for the series' lack of progress by simply being fun to play. Read review
Specs: Teen, From Software, Simulation, Simulation - mech, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: This intriguing real-time strategy game overcomes its feeble campaign by encouraging a different approach to battlefield tactics. Read review
Specs: Teen, Eugen Systems, Strategy, 1-8 Players
Specs: Games - action, Action - adventure, Fantasy
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Ubisoft Montreal, Dancing, Miscellaneous - rhythm dancing, Miscellaneous - rhythm music, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: Assassin's Creed is a beautiful and exciting experience that you'll remember for years to come. Read review
Specs: Mature, Ubisoft Montreal, Action, Action - adventure, Fantasy, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Blazing Angels' very straightforward campaign and barren online play don't add up to make a particularly engaging air combat game. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft, Simulation, Simulation - WWII flight, Historical, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Splinter Cell makes a solid debut on the PlayStation 3 by delivering more of its signature stealth action gameplay along with its unique multiplayer modes. Read review
Specs: Mature, Ubisoft Shanghai, Action, Action - third person tactical shooter, Realistic, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Blue Byte, Exercise / Fitness, Sports - fitness
The Bottom Line: Imprecise motion controls ruin all five of the sports featured in this disappointing collection. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Asobo Studio, Sports, Sports - tennis, Sports - table tennis, Sports - badminton, Sports - squash, Sports - beach tennis
The Bottom Line: Rayman Origins is a wonderful 2D platformer whose goofy charm will have you smiling all the way through. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, UBlart Montpellier, Action, 1-4 Players
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