The Settlers: Fourth Edition
The fact that the basic formula of The Settlers is fun makes it all the more frustrating that, four games later, little has been done to keep the formula fresh.
The Nations takes the familiar Settlers gameplay and manages to not screw it up in any meaningful way.
The Corporate Machine
Winning design, powerful artificial intelligence, and a great sense of humor make The Corporate Machine one of the best strategy games so far this year.
Entertaining gameplay overcomes a strange presentation and awkward design in this lighthearted burglary simulator.
TechnoMage: Return of Eternity
German developer Sunflowers' first PlayStation game will be an epic action-RPG featuring several large worlds, intriguing characters, and a host of monsters.