Patrician II: Quest for Power
Patrician II successfully blends trading, city-building, and simple ship combat in a way that's constantly engaging.
Looney Tunes: Sheep Raider
Looney Tunes: Sheep Raider is probably best left for those who will truly enjoy it: children.
Klonoa: Empire of Dreams
It is a highly respectable emulation of the general feel of the Klonoa universe.
Totally Unreal bundles together the original Unreal, the Return to Na Pali expansion, and the "Game of the Year" edition of Unreal Tournament.
Test Drive Off-Road Wide Open
Despite its rather humdrum graphics and sound, it manages to provide a thrilling experience for the first several hours.
Independence War 2: Edge of Chaos
Particle Systems has successfully created the type of game that fans of the space sim genre have been waiting for years to play.
Le Mans 24 Hours
Le Mans 24 Hours is just as meaty an experience as its predecessors.
Desperados: Wanted Dead or Alive
The vivid and inviting setting in Desperados can't make up for some substantial gameplay flaws.
Regardless of their age, the simple, undemanding diversions found in Pac-Man Collection are perfect for today's portable systems.
Atari Anniversary Edition
Featuring 12 games total, Atari Anniversary Edition contains more games than your average retro collection.
Motor Mayhem: Vehicular Combat League
Motor Mayhem is different enough that it will appeal to those gamers who have an interest in the car-combat genre or aren't excited about the new turn for the morbid ...
NASCAR Heat 2002
The dated graphics and the surprisingly inept gameplay make for a bad combination that dooms the game to mediocrity.
Alone in the Dark: The New Nightmare
It's a clumsy port, but what's even more disappointing is that it's a clumsy port of only a middling console game.
Boarder Zone has many good qualities, but you'll find yourself going through all the game has to offer too quickly.
Bugs Bunny: Lost in Time
This game really does a great job of capturing the wacky humor that Looney Tunes is so famous for and, as such, is a whole lot of fun.
In short, Sonic Team has created a party experience for the ages - like Bomberman, the best idea is to grab a bunch of friends and go head-to-head.
Civilization II is a solid, if not spectacular, game that strategy fans will not want to miss.
Clue Chronicles: Fatal Illusion
Don't expect any of the board game's promising elements to get much play in Clue Chronicles: Fatal Illusion.
Clue: Murder at Boddy Mansion
Basically, if you love the board game, you're going to want this version. And if you haven't played the board game, buy this instead.
If you've played Destruction Derby, you've played Demolition Racer.
id Software's classic first-person shooter is now on Xbox Live Arcade.
Driver is a game that might be mediocre in its presentation but more than makes up for it in its gameplay and concept.
When you get right down to it, Expendable is sheer, unadulterated shooting. Run through a bunch of levels, blow everything to bits, and try not to get shot.
Final Fantasy IX
Final Fantasy IX serves as a coda to the series as you know it - it's a summation of everything that players have enjoyed about the past ten years of ...
With inviting gameplay and an abundance of hidden characters, Gekido is worthy of the acclaim given to Streets of Rage 2, Guardian Heroes, or Die Hard Arcade, provided you're a ...
Indy Racing 2000
If you can overlook the muddy graphics, Indy Racing 2000 is surprisingly fun.
The developers have done a tremendous amount of re-design in the areas of sound and graphics, but beneath all the gleam and glimmer lies the same old game.
Overall, Koudelka falls short of expectations in the gameplay department, but the beautiful CG work in the game's movies definitely makes the experience a memorable one.
Lode Runner 3-D
Lode Runner 3-D is a major departure from the gameplay that has served the Lode Runner series so well for more than a decade.
Men in Black: The Game
All in all, it's quite obvious the time and energy went into set design and mediocre character animations, not into actually making the game work.
Mission: Impossible seems geared to those hard-core gamers out there who have both the time and the patience to spend replaying level after level until they've finished the game.
Need for Speed: V-Rally
V-Rally has nothing in common with the previous NFS games.
The Next Tetris
I'd recommend this game to anyone looking for a new Tetris fix - it's definitely different enough from the other versions to warrant a purchase.
While by no means a perfect product, NGEN does a good job of establishing an aspect of the racing genre that will obviously see many reinterpretations -here's to it being ...
O.D.T.: Escape... Or Die Trying
ODT is an effort to capture Tomb Raider-style gameplay in a futuristic setting.