Best Action Adventure Game
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As action movies are to the film industry, action games tend to be the blockbusters of the video game industry. Games in this catchall category typically combine elements from other game genres in an attempt to appeal to a broad audience. As a result, this remains one of the most crowded and heavily contested genres year after year. This year fans of action adventure games once again had a number of impressive games to choose from, including our five finalists for the 2006 Best Action Adventure Game award.
Link's latest adventure boasts expertly designed puzzles, a compelling storyline, and great gameplay and presentation--all of the things that Nintendo's much-loved series is known for.Watch the Video Review
Killing zombies has never been more enjoyable and life-enriching than in Capcom's blood-spattered shopping simulator. Baseball bats, mannequins, parasols, lawnmowers, and countless other everyday items will never be the same again.Watch the Video Review
That Rockstar Vancouver was able to turn getting bullied at a boarding school into one of the year's most inventive and enjoyable action games is no mean feat. Who needs guns when you've got stink bombs, bottle rockets, and a potato cannon?Watch the Video Review