The Bottom Line: This stunning Wild West epic raises the bar for open world action games, and stakes its claim as one of the most engaging games this year. Read review
Specs: Mature, Rockstar San Diego, Action, Action - third person shooter
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: We take the Xbox One's racing launch title for a spin and see just how eerily realistic its player-generated, cloud-based AI opponents can be. Read review
The Bottom Line: Incompetent artificial intelligence and some weak gameplay mechanics hamper what could have been an interesting real-time strategy take on the popular board game. Read review
Specs: Teen, TimeGate Studios, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - wargame, Historical, 1-8 Players
Specs: Everyone, Activision, General
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
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Dimps Corporation, Action, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Even though the wingman mechanics and canyon races don't quite pan out, it's still a stylish and enjoyable street racer. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, EA Canada, Driving, 1-2 Players
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: Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is a stupendous thrill ride that shouldn't be missed. Read review
Specs: Mature, Rockstar North, Action, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: User-created routines and plenty of new activities make Wii Fit Plus a vast improvement on the original, although some important omissions stop it from being a standout. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Nintendo, Exercise / Fitness, Sports - fitness, Realistic
The Bottom Line: Vice City Stories is more like a sidestep for the franchise--it's a great deal of typical GTA fun, but doesn't really move the series forward in any meaningful way. Read review
Specs: Mature, Rockstar Leeds, Action, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Maxis, Virtual Life, Miscellaneous - virtual life, Realistic, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: Rumble Roses XX introduces a few positives into the first game's formula, but most of the content feels recycled, and the game is still rather unseemly. Read review
Specs: Mature, Konami, Action, Sports - wrestling, Realistic, 1-4 Players
The Bottom Line: Beyond the Sword is a great expansion pack with a lot to offer for Civ fans. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Firaxis Games, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - wargame, Historical, 1 Player
The Bottom Line: The best computerized version of Risk yet. Read review
Specs: Everyone, Hasbro Interactive, Strategy, 1-8 Players
Specs: Games - action, Action - adventure
The Bottom Line: While it's not the revolutionary title it initially promised to be, Freelancer delivers the exact combination of addictive and accessible gameplay that the genre has needed for a long time. Read review
Specs: Teen, Digital Anvil, Simulation, Small Spaceship Sim, Sci-Fi, 1-32 Players
The Bottom Line: The Vita version of Dungeon Hunter: Alliance is a fine Diablo clone, but a lack of ambition and a high price hold it back on the platform. Read review
Specs: Teen, Ubisoft, Role-Playing
The Bottom Line: It's a worthwhile platforming experience for hardcore Potter fans, but some may be put off by all the collection quests and backtracking. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Electronic Arts, Action, Action - adventure, Adventure - third person adventure, Fantasy, 1-3 Players
The Bottom Line: Even if the new bells and whistles aren't enough to bring back established fans, this is still Lego Star Wars at its finest. Read review
Specs: Everyone 10 and older, Traveller's Tales, Action, Action - adventure, 1-2 Players
The Bottom Line: Star Wars fans finally get to play a strategy game worthy of the license. Read review
Specs: Teen, Petroglyph, Strategy, Strategy / tactics / wargame - real time, Science-fiction, 1-8 Players
Specs: Everyone, Konami, Card Battle, Card Battle, Fantasy, 1 Player
Specs: Everyone, Konami, Card Battle, Miscellaneous - cards, Miscellaneous - board games, Fantasy, 1-2 Players
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