While it may not be an original concept, the game is truly greater than the sum of its many parts.
Magical Tetris Challenge
Magical Tetris Challenge does offer a degree of the familiar cataleptic state puzzle game fans are so fond of, but if you already own a Tetris game, you probably don't ...
Street Fighter Alpha 3
The game's graphical prowess and arcade-perfect gameplay combined with its cache of bonus modes makes Street Fighter Alpha 3 the latest standard for 2D excellence on the PlayStation.
Baldur's Gate largely manages to meet, and even surpass, gamers' high expectations for this ambitious game.
Railroad Tycoon II
With Railroad Tycoon II, all those dreams of childhood can be realized at last.
While not completely perfect, it's deep on options, packed with real teams and players, and presented with a slick interface.
Xenogears' reliance on story, subtlety, and mood make it Square's most anime-like RPG thus far, in many ways making the game one of its best.
Marvel vs. Capcom: Clash of Super Heroes
While I wouldn't call Marvel vs. Capcom the most balanced fighting game in the world, it makes up for its shortcomings by simply being a whole lot of fun.
Whatever else may be said about Quake II, one thing is certain: It is the only first-person shooter to render the original Quake entirely obsolete.
EA's NHL series once again ups the bar, not only for hockey games but for all sports games.
Diablo is the best game to come out in the past year, and you should own a copy. Period.
Command & Conquer: Red Alert
There are new weapons, enemies, and levels, but the game engine and basic play are essentially the same.
Broken Sword: The Shadow of the Templars
Investigate a mysterious bombing and unravel a deep mystery in this point-and-click adventure.
Triple Play 97
Pinpoint control, and picture-perfect stadiums, this is a diamond lover's dream.
Sid Meier's Civilization II
Civilization II is a solid, if not spectacular, game that strategy fans will not want to miss.
The undeniable king of fighting games is here, and it's time to break bones and necks.
Warcraft II: Tides of Darkness
Warcraft II manages to create a truly unique experience that considerably improves upon its predecessor.
FIFA Soccer 96
FIFA Soccer '96 might ultimately be viewed as too simplistic for real soccerstrategy junkies, but for the rest of us, it's one cheeky little game.
Command & Conquer
Overall Command & Conquer is a great strategy game and easily the best available on the PlayStation.