This is all about eschewing boring realism for over-the-top arcade fun.
Divinity II: The Dragon Knight Saga
Divinity II - The Dragon Knight Saga includes the complete and re-mastered adventure Ego Draconis, and the brand new adventure Flames of Vengeance.
WRC: FIA World Rally Championship
WRC: FIA World Rally Championship is a racing game with official rally cars and official drivers.
Victoria II is a grand strategy game set in the colononial era of the 19th century.
Commander: Conquest of the Americas
Commander: Conquest of the Americas features elements from both trading and strategy games.
Disciples III: Renaissance
In Disciples III, play as a Lord of one of the fantastic races of Nevendaar as you struggle to establish your patron god as the dominant deity.
King Arthur II: The Role-Playing Wargame
King Arthur II is a role-playing wargame.
Sniper: Ghost Warrior
Sniper: Ghost Warrior puts players into the suit of a sniper as they attempt to accomplish a wide array of sniping and assault missions.
Trinity Universe is a new generation anime rpg with a fighting game-like battle system.
Hearts of Iron III: Semper Fi
Hearts of Iron 3: Semper Fi is a downloadable expansion to its World War II grand strategy game.
Oddworld: Abe's Oddysee
Abe's Oddysee balances its action and puzzle elements perfectly.
Fans of the Bust-A-Move puzzle series can look forward to more sleepless months with Natsume's release of Bust-A-Move 4.
Police Quest: SWAT 2
SWAT 2 could have been filled with nail-biting intensity and adrenaline-pumping action; instead, it's composed of a frustrating command system and messy gameplay.
Samurai Shodown II
The second game in SNK's Samurai Shodown line is widely regarded as the best of the series.
Serious Sam: The First Encounter
It's a great looking, fun-filled game that has plenty of visceral thrills and absolutely, positively the biggest battles in any shooter to date.
Team Fortress 2
This squad-based shooter, which features nine distinct character classes and a unique art style, is the successor to the original Team Fortress.
Sid Meier's Civilization III
Civilization III is a triumphant proclamation that strategy gaming is alive and well and still able to keep you rooted in front of your computer for hours at a time.
A massive demonic invasion has overwhelmed the Union Aerospace Corporation's (UAC) Mars Research Facility, leaving only chaos and horror in its wake. As one of only a few survivors, you must fight your way to hell and ba...
Unreal II: The Awakening
It has the look and polish of a great shooter, but the gameplay of a merely good one. It's also a fairly short game with no multiplayer support to speak of.
Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast
Jedi Outcast is simply one of the easiest games to recommend this year.
Europa Universalis II
The new game has a broader focus, one that will interest returning veterans of the first game, and it greatly improves the tutorial and documentation to ease the significant learning curve for new players.
Serious Sam: The Second Encounter
You'll find virtually everything there is to like about action gaming in the stunning sequel to Serious Sam.
While casual gamers will feel overwhelmed, anyone with a love of history will appreciate Crusader Kings' rigorous attention to detail and epic scope.
Civilization III: Play the World
Hopefully, Play the World's wretched online performance can be fixed in a patch.
For all that The Hulk misses on, the game gets enough of it right to tip the scales in its favor.
Half-Life 2 is a very impressive and engaging shooter, and a faithful follow-up to one of the greatest PC games of all time.
Puzzle Bobble 2
This is the sequel to the arcade puzzle game, Puzzle Bobble. In this game you can play against the computer, try to beat your own best score, or play against a friend.
Ground Control II: Operation Exodus
Ground Control II delivers a stunning presentation coupled with solid gameplay and a lengthy campaign.