Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2004
Even if EA Sports had left every other aspect of the game identical to Tiger Woods 2003, the staggering number of new, playable courses alone makes 2004 worthwhile.
The PS2 game makes solid additions and a few improvements to The Sims' basic gameplay--but that gameplay has aged.
NBA Street V3
The third installment of NBA Street advances the series by adding more customization, different game modes, and new gameplay features. Now you can build both your reputation and show-stopping Gamebreakers ...
Medal of Honor: Frontline
The game's level and mission design are extremely well done and provide an ample amount of different activities, keeping the gameplay fresh from start to finish.
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3
Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 strikes a perfect balance between new and old and renders the two previous entries in the series almost completely obsolete in the process.
SSX 3 delivers a rush like few racing games or action sports games have ever achieved.
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess
In Nintendo's latest Zelda game, Link sports his older look from the Nintendo 64 days. The Wii version of The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess makes use of the Wii ...
Super Monkey Ball 2
It's almost amazing how Super Monkey Ball 2 makes fun and addictive multiplayer gaming seem so simple, and it manages to include a compelling single-player game to boot.
Madden NFL 2005
Madden NFL 2005 is still Madden. That is to say, it's another superb game of football that continues Madden's long legacy as one of the best in the business.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time can be recommended wholeheartedly. It looks fantastic and features responsive controls, some original play mechanics, a good story, and plenty of thrilling adventure.
Star Wars Jedi Knight II: Jedi Outcast
Jedi Outcast is simply one of the easiest games to recommend this year.
FIFA Soccer 2005
This is EA Sports' best soccer game to date on the pitch, but it's really unfortunate that the career mode isn't more user-friendly.
Tiger Woods PGA Tour 06
Tiger Woods 06 pits you against Tiger Woods in a battle to be the best golfer of all time. You can play golf greats in their own eras on their ...
Fight Night Round 2
The sequel to EA Sports' Fight Night 2004 maintains the original's analog control scheme and introduces a variety of new features. Now you have access to even more punches, including ...
Mario Power Tennis
This is hands down the single best GameCube tennis offering, and it's also one of the most enjoyable tennis video games around.
Super Smash Bros. Melee
Nintendo's anarchic tribute to itself stands quite strong as one of the most engaging multiplayer games available for any console platform.
World Series Baseball 2K3
World Series Baseball 2K3 is simply the best and most addictive baseball game available this year.
The Sims 2
In The Sims 2, you can control your Sims over an entire lifetime for the first time. With the addition of genetics, the game lets your Sims pass their DNA ...
One part dark struggle for survival and one part cute fairy tale, Pikmin is an engaging game with the twisted charm found in a good Tim Burton movie.
Super Monkey Ball
The game makes a strong case for the power of simple yet incredibly addictive gameplay.
NASCAR 2005 is packed to the gills with drivers, tracks, and play modes. It's a NASCAR fan's dream come true.
Fans of the Tony Hawk or Dave Mirra games will surely find a lot to like in Aggressive Inline.
Resident Evil 3: Nemesis
Fans of previous Resident Evil games will like it, but those who have yet to enter the world of survival-horror would do better to start with Resident Evil 2.