Top Rated PC Games

Portal 2 boxart

Portal 2 picks up hundreds of years after the events of the first Portal. Once again, players will fill the nonexistent shoes of Chell, who has been kept in stasis since the end of the original game, having recently been “re-acquired” by an unknown party. Portal 2 will feature a brand new single player story along with the new addition of co-op multiplayer. Source
Genre Puzzle Games     Release date 2011

9.611 REVIEWS
Mass Effect 2 boxart

Mass Effect 2 takes place two years after the conclusion of Mass Effect. With the Reaper invasion stopped and Saren and the geth defeated, Commander Shepard learns that entire human colonies are mysteriously vanishing.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2010

9.623 REVIEWS
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 boxart

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

The sixth entry in the Call of Duty franchise, this next game brings back developer Infinity Ward as the general in command. Modern Warfare 2 is set several years after the conclusion of Call of Duty 4.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2009

9.523 REVIEWS
Mass Effect 3 boxart

This highly anticipated chapter of Commander Shepard’s story sees Earth invaded by giant machines, which appear to be both sentient and aggressive. The people of Earth and the civilizations of the galaxy must be called to arms to drive them out, or mankind may perish forever.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2012

9.56 REVIEWS
Dragon Age: Origins boxart

Dragon Age: Origins,the spiritual successor to Baldur’s Gate, is an epic tale of violence, lust, and betrayal. The survival of humanity rests in the hands of those chosen by fate. You are a Grey Warden, one of the last of an ancient order of guardians who have defended the lands throughout the centuries. Betrayed by a trusted general in a critical battle, you must hunt down the traitor and bring h
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2009

9.420 REVIEWS
The Orange Box boxart

The Orange Box PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

The compilation contains five games, all powered by Valve’s Source engine. Two of the games included, Half-Life 2 and its first expansion, Episode One, were previously released as separate products. Three new games are also contained within the compilation: the second expansion, Half-Life 2: Episode Two, the puzzle game Portal, and Team Fortress 2.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2007

9.45 REVIEWS
Far Cry 3 boxart

The game’s protagonist Jason Brody stages an attack on a shipbreaker yard where a bunch of bad guys happen to be. He isn’t entirely alone, and he has help over the radio. As he makes his way through the yard, he guns down goons and blows up a bunch of things like the one man army that he is.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2012

9.43 REVIEWS
Battlefield 3 boxart

In Battlefield 3, players step into the role of the elite U.S. Marines. As the first boots on the ground, players will experience heart-pounding missions across diverse locations including Paris, Tehran and New York. As a U.S. Marine in the field, periods of tension and anticipation are punctuated by moments of complete chaos. As bullets whiz by, as walls crumble, as explosions force players to the ground, the battlefield feels more alive and interactive than ever before.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2011

9.315 REVIEWS
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare boxart

Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

The single-player campaign is over in a flash, but the high quality of that campaign and its terrific multiplayer options make Call of Duty 4 a fantastic package.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2007

9.34 REVIEWS
Left 4 Dead 2 boxart

Left 4 Dead 2 takes place at roughly the same time as the original, and leads four new “Survivors” through the southeastern United States — from Savannah, Georgia to New Orleans’ French Quarter. The title adds melee combat, new monsters and weapons, the AI Director 2.0, and more to create a larger game than the original.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2009

9.320 REVIEWS
Deus Ex: Human Revolution boxart

Deus Ex: HR is a prequel and set in the year 2027 (before the events of DX1). One day, the path of Jensen’s life is unexpectedly changed as a team of Black-Ops commandos break into his company’s headquarters and (using a security plan from Jensen’s own hand) a mass slaughter ensues. From there on out, Jensen is caught up in a conspiracy that’s going to see him struggling for his life.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2011

9.23 REVIEWS
FIFA 2010 boxart

FIFA 2010 PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

FIFA Soccer 10 brings back EA’s soccer series for another year with updated rosters, improved graphics, and other enhancements.
Genre Soccer     Release date 2009

9.28 REVIEWS
Guild Wars 2 boxart

Guild Wars 2, sequel to their episodic Guild Wars game series, is a fantasy MMORPG currently in development by ArenaNet.
Genre Massively Multiplayer     Release date 2012

9.220 REVIEWS
Dishonored boxart

Under the direction of Raphael Colantonio, lead designer of Arx Fatalis, and Harvey Smith, lead designer on Deus Ex, Dishonored is set for a release on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PC in 2012. Additionally, Viktor Antonov, the designer of Half-Life 2’s City 17, will be lending his vision to Dishonored.
Genre Action     Release date 2012

9.215 REVIEWS
Batman: Arkham Asylum boxart

Batman: Arkham Asylum PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Eidos’ comic book-inspired action title follows the caped crusader as he takes on the Joker and other supervillains in the titular madhouse.
Genre Action Adventure     Release date 2009

9.113 REVIEWS
Super Meat Boy boxart

The tough as nails platformer where player takes control of an animated cube of meat trying to save his girlfriend from an evil fetus in a jar wearing a tux.
Genre Platformers     Release date 2010

9.13 REVIEWS
Grand Theft Auto IV: Episodes from Liberty City  boxart

Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City includes both The Lost & Damned and The Ballad of Gay Tony. The package was released last year on the Xbox 360 and will be released this month for both the PC and the PS3. Will be available as a stand alone disc which does not require the original Grand Theft Auto IV.
Genre Action     Release date 2010

9.12 REVIEWS
Street Fighter IV boxart

Street Fighter IV PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Street Fighter IV brings the legendary fighting series back to its roots by creating a truly extraordinary experience that will re-introduce the world to the time-honored art of virtual martial arts. Although it features models and backgrounds rendered in 3D, the gameplay remains on a traditional 2D plane, with the camera having freedom to move in 3D at certain times.
Genre Fighting Games     Release date 2009

9.15 REVIEWS
Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty boxart

Initially conceived as a single game, StarCraft II was split during development into three installments: the base game which acquired the subtitle Wings of Liberty, and two expansion packs, Heart of the Swarm and Legacy of the Void. The Wings of Liberty, will focus on the Terrans.
Genre Real-Time Strategy     Release date 2010

9.145 REVIEWS
Crysis boxart

Crysis is visually stunning, packed with intelligent, thrilling gameplay, and easily one of the greatest shooters ever made.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2007

9.15 REVIEWS
Diablo III boxart

Diablo III is being developed as the definitive action role-playing game, and a true continuation of the Diablo series. Players will create a hero from one of five distinct classes, such as barbarian or witch doctor, each equipped with an array of spells and abilities. As these heroes adventure through rich and varied settings, unraveling an epic storyline and engaging in combat with hordes of monsters and challenging bosses, they’ll grow in experience and ability and acquire items of incredible power.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2012

9.123 REVIEWS
Crysis Warhead boxart

Warhead is a fantastic stand-alone expansion to a superb shooter, and should be played by anyone who likes games with guns.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2008

9.18 REVIEWS
Grand Theft Auto IV boxart

Grand Theft Auto IV follows the story of Niko Bellic, an illegal immigrant and veteran of the Bosnian War. After persuasion from his cousin Roman who immigrated to America years prior to the game’s opening, Niko leaves Eastern Europe to come to Liberty City, where he hopes to forget his criminal past and pursue the American Dream.
Genre Action Adventure     Release date 2008

9.02 REVIEWS
Borderlands 2 boxart

Borderlands 2 is the epic sequel to the ultimate four-player Role-Playing Shooter loot fest. Combining invention and evolution, Borderlands 2 features all new characters, skills, environments, enemies, weapons and equipment, which come together in an ambitiously crafted story. Players will reveal secrets, and escalate mysteries of the Borderlands universe as they adventure across the unexplored new areas of Pandora.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2012

9.010 REVIEWS
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam boxart

Featuring four all-new maps playable in classic Battlefield modes including Conquest and Rush, Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Vietnam will be available for $14.99 or 1200 MS points.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2010

9.04 REVIEWS
Dead Space 2 boxart

Isaac Clarke returns in Dead Space 2, the sequel to Visceral Games’ award-winning survival horror game, Dead Space. In this all-new adventure, you’ll meet new characters, explore new environments, and wield all-new weapons in your fight against the alien Necromorphs.
Genre Action     Release date 2011

9.08 REVIEWS
Bioshock 2 boxart

Bioshock 2 PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

The undersea world of Rapture gets another go-round in this sequel to the multiplatinum, award-winning first-person action game.
Genre Other Shooters     Release date 2010

9.036 REVIEWS
Dirt 2 boxart

Dirt returns with improved physics and visuals, head-to-head online play, and new social features to engage the racing community.
Genre Racing     Release date 2009

94 REVIEWS
Fallout 3 boxart

Fallout 3 PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Fallout 3 takes place in the year 2277, 36 years after the setting of Fallout 2 and 200 years after the nuclear war between the USA and China that devastated the game’s world in an alternate post-World War II timeline.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2008

95 REVIEWS
Shogun 2: Total War boxart

It is the middle of the 16th Century in Feudal Japan. The country, once ruled by a unified government, is now split into many warring clans. Players take on the role of one Daimyo, the clan leader, and will use military engagements, economics and diplomacy to achieve the ultimate goal, re-unite Japan under his supreme command and become the new Shogun – the undisputed ruler of a pacified nation. Shogun 2: Total War will feature enhanced full 3D battles via land and sea, which made a name for the series, as well as the tactical campaign map that many refer to as the heart and soul of Total War. Featuring a brand new AI system inspired by the scriptures that influenced Japanese warfare, the millennia old Chinese “Art of War”, the Creative Assembly brings the wisdom of Master Sun Tsu to Shogun 2: Total War. Analysing this ancient text enabled the Creative Assembly to implement easy to understand yet deep strategical gameplay.
Genre Other Strategy Games     Release date 2011

919 REVIEWS
Civilization V boxart

In Civilization, players strive to become Ruler of the World by establishing and leading a civilization from the dawn if man into the space age waging war, conducting diplomacy, discovering technologies, going head-to-head with some of history’s greatest leaders, and building the most powerful empire the world has ever known.
Genre Turn-Based Strategy     Release date 2010

8.929 REVIEWS
Tribes: Ascend boxart

“Tribes is all about speed and movement,” explains Todd Harris, Hi-Rez Studios Chief Operating Officer. “In fact the community uses the term llama to refer to a player moving too slowly, like a plodding llama. So this video demonstrates the perils of trying to capture a flag while going too slow. The outcome is predictable but no less tragic.”
Genre Action     Release date 2012

8.910 REVIEWS
SimCity  boxart

The new SimCity will feature an in-depth multiplayer component including cloud saves, player statistics, and interactions with other real-life players. It’ll also support “tens of thousands” of people and vehicles, which can all be moving at once.
Genre Simulations     Release date 2013

8.96 REVIEWS
Battlefield: Bad Company 2 boxart

Battlefield Bad Company 2 brings the spectacular Battlefield gameplay to the forefront of next-gen consoles and PC – featuring best-in-class vehicular combat set across a wide range of huge sandbox maps each with a different tactical focus.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2010

8.924 REVIEWS
Empire: Total War boxart

Following a similar style of interface and play to earlier Total War titles, players choose a contemporary 18th century faction and set out to ensure that faction’s domination over the known world through military force, politics, diplomacy, espionage and economics.
Genre Turn-Based Strategy     Release date 2009

8.94 REVIEWS
Crysis 2 boxart

Crytek is building Crysis 2 on their new state-of-the-art multiplatform game development solution CryENGINE®3 for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system, the PLAYSTATION 3 computer entertainment system, and the PC.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2011

8.816 REVIEWS
Plants vs. Zombies boxart

Similar to other tower defense games, Plants vs. Zombies sees players placing different types of plants, each with their own unique offensive or defensive capabilities, across the front lawn, back lawn, and roof of a house in order to stop a horde of zombies from devouring the brains of the residents living inside.
Genre Puzzle     Release date 2009

8.84 REVIEWS
Fallout: New Vegas boxart

Fallout: New Vegas is not a sequel to Fallout 3, but rather, is set in the Fallout universe. The game is being developed in conjunction with Obsidian Entertainment, led by the founders of Black Isle studios – developers of Fallout I & Fallout II.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2010

8.724 REVIEWS
Dragon Age 2 boxart

Experience the epic sequel to the 2009 Game of the Year from the critically acclaimed makers of Dragon Age: Origins and Mass Effect 2. You are one of the few who escaped the destruction of your home. Now, forced to fight for survival in an ever-changing world, you must gather the deadliest of allies, amass fame and fortune, and seal your place in history. This is the story of how the world changed forever. The legend of your Rise to Power begins now.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2011

8.717 REVIEWS
Dead Space boxart

Dead Space PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

An incredibly atmospheric and disturbingly gruesome deep-space adventure that will haunt your dreams and leave you begging for more.
Genre Other Shooters     Release date 2008

8.74 REVIEWS
Assassin's Creed II boxart

Ezio finally makes it’s way to the PC as he takes center stage during the Renaissance period of the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries in Italy. Players will experience first hand renditions of Italian cities, regions and landmarks in open world gameplay which is a mixture of action, stealth and platforming.
Genre Action Adventure     Release date 2010

8.612 REVIEWS
NBA 2K11 boxart

NBA 2K11 brings in the greatest basketball player off all time, Michael Jordan to the forefront with an all new Jordan Challenge mode, historic Bulls teams, and even a MJ: Creating a Legend mode offering gamers the chance to be a rookie Michael and craft a new career for him. It doesn’t stop there, as it is accompanied by improvements to core gameplay elements – an all-new IsoMotion dribbling controls, deeper My Player mode with new My Career feature, all-new breathtaking visuals, and much more.
Genre Basketball     Release date 2010

8.63 REVIEWS
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn boxart

Rebranded FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn, and previously referenced as “version 2.0,” this adventure has been rebuilt from the ground up, and centers on the core concept of rebirth, featuring a new world to explore and storyline to experience.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2013

8.611 REVIEWS
Wolfenstein: The New Order boxart

Wolfenstein: The New Order is out now, and like its predecessors in the series, the game is chock full of secrets that range from gold items to find, to the new additions of Enigma Codes and letters. Needless to say, there are plenty of collectibles in the game for players to find and discover.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2014

8.61 REVIEWS
Just Cause 2 boxart

Rico returns to action in the sequel to Avalanche Studios’ gargantuan action game. Just Cause 2 stars Rico Rodriquez, back to wreak havoc once again, this time with a new destination – the huge playground of the South East Asian islands of Panau. The sequel features more stunts, vehicles and weapons than ever before and an incredible overhauled grappling hook system.
Genre Action     Release date 2010

8.63 REVIEWS
Far Cry 2 boxart

Far Cry 2 PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Far Cry 2 is a sequel to the original Far Cry, but only in name. You play a gun for hire, trapped in a war-torn African state, stricken with malaria and forced to make deals with corrupt warlords on both sides of the conflict.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2008

8.65 REVIEWS
Dawn of War II: Chaos boxart

In THQ Inc. and Relic Entertainment’s sequel to the acclaimed Dawn of War II real time strategy franchise, you return to sub sector Aurelia where a long lost frozen ice planet has reappeared from the Warp, bringing with it new secrets to uncover and foes to face.
Genre Real-Time Strategy     Release date 2010

8.513 REVIEWS
Call of Duty: Black Ops boxart

Now you will witness the birth of the Elite Special Forces and take part in off-the-record missions using unconventional weaponry to get the job done! From Cuba to the Arctic and the jungles of Vietnam, Call of Duty: Black Ops features stunning cinematic graphics and intense gameplay that puts you right at the heart of the action.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2010

8.520 REVIEWS
Shadow of Mordor boxart

Lord of the Rings fans gets a treat this week with a live-action short on Shadow of Mordor from the popular YouTube group Corridor Digital. They’ve teamed up with Warner Brothers to hype up the upcoming release of Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor. While dialogue can be a bit corny, this was a well produced short that fans should enjoy.
Genre Action     Release date 2014

8.58 REVIEWS
The Sims 3 boxart

The Sims 3 is built upon the same concept as its predecessor. Players control their Sims in various activities and form relationships in a manner similar to real life. The Sims 3, like The Sims and The Sims 2, does not have a defined final goal; gameplay is open-ended. This title also features a “living neighborhood” where all Sims age at once.
Genre Virtual Life Games     Release date 2009

8.55 REVIEWS
Call of Duty: World at War boxart

Call of Duty: World at War PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

World at War brings proven Call of Duty mechanics back to WWII with great success.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2008

8.54 REVIEWS
Alien: Isolation boxart

No Alien game has made players feel genuinely scared of the Xenomorphs of the series until Isolation. We’ve come up with a list of tips to help new players find their way through the many dark passageways of the alien-ridden facilities contained within the game.
Genre Action     Release date 2014

8.513 REVIEWS
SHIFT 2 UNLEASHED boxart

SHIFT 2 UNLEASHED builds on the true drivers experience by introducing the driver’s battle, an even more authentic and primal feeling of power and speed which elevates the fundamental competitive race into a struggle for supremacy against other drivers and even the track itself. In SHIFT 2 UNLEASHED, players’ hands sweat and ache as they clutch onto the controller, their pulse races from the break-neck speeds experienced through the first-person cockpit view.
Genre Racing     Release date 2011

8.57 REVIEWS
Hitman: Absolution boxart

Hitman: Absolution follows cold-blooded assassin Agent 47 as he takes on his most dangerous contract to date. Betrayed by those he once trusted, and hunted by the police, he suddenly finds himself at the center of a dark conspiracy and must embark on a journey through a corrupt and twisted world.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2012

8.510 REVIEWS
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning boxart

Reckoning is a single-player RPG that sets players on a heroic journey to unlock the mysteries of Amalur. Amalur is a magical world, filled with strange landscapes, exotic cities, colorful characters and terrifying creatures.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2012

8.511 REVIEWS
Breach boxart

Breach PC  also on xbox 360 

Breach is a first-person multiplayer shooter that literally blows the floor out from under conventional military shooters. Breach introduces new kinds of destruction that haven’t been seen in any other game, unveils an Active Cover System which allows players to take advantage of any cover as it is ripped apart, and adds in unique, true-to-life spy gadgets which all changes the very nature of multiplayer combat.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2011

8.51 REVIEWS
Hearts of Iron III boxart

Hearts of Iron 3 allows the player to take control of almost any nation that existed or even plausibly could have existed during the period of 1936–1948, guiding it through World War II. A variety of decisions regarding the armed forces, production, research, diplomacy and politics is the focus of the game.
Genre Real-Time Strategy     Release date 2009

8.52 REVIEWS
Two Worlds II boxart

Building upon the storyline from the first installment, Two Worlds II offers the willing adventurer the thrilling experience of a perilous and daring journey throughout a vast magical land. While undoubtedly rich in story, detail and content, the game also offers an array of unique approaches to classic game elements that push the envelope for the fantasy RPG genre.
Genre Role-Playing     Release date 2010

8.49 REVIEWS
F1 2010 boxart

F1 2010 will include all of the official teams, drivers and circuits from the coming season. F1 2010 will feature the return of seven-time FORMULA 1 Drivers World Champion Michael Schumacher, the introduction of several new teams and the brand new Korean International Circuit that will host the 2010 FORMULA 1 KOREAN GRAND PRIX.
Genre Racing     Release date 2010

8.412 REVIEWS
Splinter Cell: Conviction boxart

Sam Fisher’s work is never done, and in this fifth installment in the Splinter Cell video game series will find him engaged in daylight operations aimed at uncovering a mole and protecting those he cares about. Uniting revolutionary gameplay enhancements with a high-octane, no-holds-barred storyline, Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Conviction arms you to the teeth with all the high-tech weaponry.
Genre Action Adventure     Release date 2010

8.410 REVIEWS
Resident Evil 5 boxart

Resident Evil 5 PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Chris Redfield returns and heads to Africa where the latest bioterrorism threat is transforming the people into mindless creatures.
Genre Horror Action Adventure     Release date 2009

8.411 REVIEWS
Mafia II boxart

Expanding upon the original hit Mafia II takes players deep into the Mafia with a mature and exciting experience that will immerse players like never before.
Genre Other Shooters     Release date 2010

8.420 REVIEWS
Spore boxart

Spore PC 

The game allows the player to develop a species from a microscopic organism to its evolution into a complex animal, its emergence as a social, intelligent being, to its mastery of the planet and then finally to its ascension into space, where it interacts with alien species across the galaxy. Throughout the game, the player’s perspective and species change dramatically.
Genre Simulations     Release date 2008

8.44 REVIEWS
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit boxart

Need for Speed Hot Pursuit brings the franchise back to its roots with intense cops vs. racer chases. Criterion also ups the ante with the introduction of an all-new online network called Need for Speed Autolog where players compare racing stats and automatically get personalized gameplay recommendations from their friends — a feature that is poised to transform online racing for the connected generation.
Genre Racing     Release date 2010

8.33 REVIEWS
Split/Second boxart

In Split Second, players take part in a fictional reality TV programme where participants race for money and glory. Throughout a race, players can build up their “powerplay” meter by performing stunts such as jumps and precision driving such as passing very close to objects and drifting.
Genre Racing     Release date 2010

8.31 REVIEWS
Dead Rising 2 boxart

Dead Rising 2 is set several years after the infamous zombie invasion of Willamette. Unfortunately, the zombie virus was not contained at the conclusion of Dead Rising, spreading unchecked throughout the United States and Dead Rising 2 depicts a country where zombie outbreaks continue to strike.
Genre Action Adventure     Release date 2010

8.33 REVIEWS
Need for Speed: Shift boxart

Need for Speed: Shift PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Need for Speed: Shift is the 13th installment of the long-running racing video game franchise Need for Speed published by Electronic Arts. Shift offers the true drivers experience via simulation physics, unique visual effects and the creative leadership of a real world race driver.
Genre Racing     Release date 2009

8.33 REVIEWS
Anno 1404 Dawn of Discovery boxart

As with other Anno games, the player starts as leader of an unarmed country which must colonize and expand in the game world. While the player expands their in-game territory, other computer controlled rivals are also expanding and strengthening their countries.
Genre Real-Time Strategy     Release date 2009

8.32 REVIEWS
Blur boxart

Blur is the ultimate Powered-up racing experience, dropping you into electrified action with a mass of cars targeting the finish line and battling each other as they trade paint. Travel the globe from L.A. and San Francisco to Spain, the UK and more to take on the best the streets have to offer.
Genre Racing     Release date 2010

8.32 REVIEWS
Football Manager 2011 boxart

One of the most authentic managerial soccer games where managers can negotiate contract with players, interact with players, scout for upcoming talent and much more.
Genre Soccer     Release date 2010

8.311 REVIEWS
Bulletstorm boxart

Bulletstorm tells the story of a futuristic confederation protected by an elite band of mercenaries: Dead Echo. When Dead Echo members Grayson Hunt and Ishi Sato learn they’ve been working for the wrong side, they’re betrayed by their commander and exiled to the far reaches of the galaxy
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2011

8.33 REVIEWS
Sims Medieval boxart

The Sims Medieval offers players a chance to build up a medieval kingdom, controlling characters from all walks of life, from Kings and Queens, to Knights and Wizards, Blacksmiths and Bards. It provides a host of storytelling possibilities in the form of quests, from crafting a legendary sword to arranging a royal wedding, to protecting the kingdom from an evil sorcerer, to finding the fountain of youth. Every quest plays out differently depending on which Hero Sim the player is controlling.
Genre Simulations     Release date 2011

8.35 REVIEWS
Outlast boxart

Frightening previewers since this year’s PAX East, where some attendees were so startled that they jumped through the booth, Outlast follows investigative journalist Miles Upshur as he explores Mount Massive Asylum with his trusty night-vision camera, hoping to break the story of his life. But his story – and his life – is quickly put in danger as he discovers a mystery that walks a terrifying line between science and religion, nature and something else entirely…
Genre Action     Release date 2013

8.213 REVIEWS
Metro 2033 boxart

Metro 2033, is an upcoming action-oriented game with a combination of horror, survival, RPG, and shooting. In development for the PC and Xbox 360, the game is based on the popular Eastern European cult novel Metro 2033 from Russian author Dmitry Glukhovsky.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2010

8.28 REVIEWS
FIFA 11 boxart

FIFA 11 will bring seismic improvements to its predecessor, with improved graphics. customizable audio, improved AI and football personality. A new passing mechanism known as “pro passing” has been introduced which will allow players to control the weight of their passing.
Genre Soccer     Release date 2010

8.215 REVIEWS
Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3 boxart

The game is set in a parallel universe in which World War II never happened (in the original Red Alert, Albert Einstein travelled back in time and removed Hitler in the 1920s. After an Allied victory in Red Alert 2, the Soviet leaders travelled back in time and removed Albert Einstein in 1927, preventing the Allies from creating atomic weapons while the Soviet Union rose to power, battling the All
Genre Real-Time Strategy     Release date 2008

8.15 REVIEWS
Medal of Honor boxart

Players will once again join the war effort in this long-awaited entry in the Medal of Honor franchise. This time Medal of Honor introduces the Tier 1 Operator: a relatively unknown entity directly under the National Command Authority who takes on missions no one else can handle.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2010

8.110 REVIEWS
F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin boxart

F.E.A.R. 2: Project Origin PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

The sequel to F.E.A.R. continues the supernatural suspense story of the supernatural being, Alma, whose rage against those who wronged her causes an escalating paranormal crisis that threatens to devour and replace reality with her own.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2009

8.15 REVIEWS
Red Faction: Guerrilla boxart

Red Faction: Guerrilla PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Utilizing improvised weapons, explosives and re-purposed mining equipment and vehicles, Red Faction: Guerrilla allows players to tear through fully destructible environments in an unforgiving Martian landscape swarming with EDF forces, Red Faction resistance fighters, and the downtrodden settlers caught in the cross-fire.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2009

8.13 REVIEWS
Deathspank boxart

The game puts players in the mighty boots of DeathSpank, the “Dispenser of Justice”, “Vanquisher of Evil” and “Hero to the Downtrodden”. His life-long destiny is to embark on an epic journey in search of a mysterious artifact known only as, “The Artifact”. DeathSpank will feature local co-op gameplay, allowing friends to team up on the same console as both DeathSpank and his trusty sidekick, Sparkles the Wizard. Sparkles’ abilities are magical, serving as the perfect complement DeathSpank’s weapons-based attacks as the duo battle against the intolerant minions of injustice.
Genre Action Adventure     Release date 2010

8.15 REVIEWS
Major League Baseball 2K11 boxart

The upcoming baseball simulation from 2K Sports hits consoles on March 8, 2011.
Genre Baseball     Release date 2011

8.02 REVIEWS
Singularity boxart

In Singularity, you will fight your way through an ever-shifting environment haunted with time ravaged creatures, while sudden time waves hurl you back and forth between 1950 and the present day. Use your wits and the perfect weapon, the Time Manipulation Device, to unravel the conspiracy on the remote island of Katorga 12.
Genre Other Shooters     Release date 2010

8.021 REVIEWS
Prototype boxart

Prototype PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

An open-world game set in New York starring a shapeshifting man who can copy the appearance, skills, and powers of anyone he comes across.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2009

8.03 REVIEWS
Battlefield 1943 boxart

Battlefield 1943 PC  Xbox 360  PS3 

Battlefield 1943 is an online multiplayer World War II first-person shooter, has players playing as either the United States Marine Corps (USMC) or the Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN) with up to 24 players on three classic Battlefield maps: Wake Island, Guadalcanal, and Iwo Jima.
Genre Other Shooters     Release date 2009

8.03 REVIEWS
Call of Duty: Black Ops II boxart

Call of Duty: Black Ops II will have women in it. And you, dutiful girlfriend, will be required to play it even though (as previously mentioned) there will be boobs all over the place which automatically makes it like 1000 times more dumb than the dumbest thing that was ever dumb and also tampons.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2012

8.04 REVIEWS
Alice: Madness Returns boxart

The game takes Alice on a journey to uncover the truth behind her mysterious past and is set 10 years after the original American McGee’s Alice.
Genre Action Adventure     Release date 2011

8.05 REVIEWS
Dead Space 3 boxart

Dead Space 3 brings Isaac Clarke and merciless soldier, John Carver, on a journey across space to discover the source of the Necromorph outbreak. Crash-landed on the frozen planet of Tau Volantis, the pair must comb the harsh environment for raw materials and scavenged parts. Isaac will then put his engineering skills to the ultimate test to create and customize weapons and survival tools. The ice planet holds the key to ending the Necromorph plague forever, but first the team must overcome avalanches, treacherous ice-climbs, and the violent wilderness. Facing deadlier evolved enemies and the brutal elements, the unlikely pair must work together to save mankind from the impending apocalypse.
Genre Action     Release date 2013

81 REVIEWS
NAIL'd boxart

Over the top arcade fun in off road racing, like you’ve never seen before. The game is also set to feature soundtrack from the likes of Slipknot and Queens of the Stone Age.
Genre Rally / Offroad Racing     Release date 2010

81 REVIEWS
Valiant Hearts: The Great War Preview boxart

The game is being developed by Ubisoft Montpellier, known for their work on critically-acclaimed titles like Beyond Good & Evil, Rayman Origins and Rayman Legends. The title uses UbiArt Framework which allows them to efficiently animate the game’s comic-book style, which consists of a wide-ranging color palette – from the dark trenches to green forests and snowy fields, and provides stunning scenic variety and visual contrast.
Genre Puzzle     Release date 2014

7.910 REVIEWS
Borderlands boxart

In the distant future, several colonization ships journey to Pandora, a planet on the edge of the galaxy. The colonists are drawn to the planet in search of a better life and the prospect of striking it rich by claiming the vast deposits of mineral resources rumored to be there. There are four playable characters in the game, all with unique skills, abilities, and back stories.
Genre First-Person Shooters     Release date 2009

7.9