The "next-generation" game consoles are here -- but until their game library hits critical mass, the
It's far from perfect, but I'm not sure there's another game out there that can cram in the sheer amount of addictive absurdity that Saints Row IV manages to pull off.
The Xbox 360 remains a great video and gaming console, but fans will be better served by older 360 bundles -- or waiting for the Xbox One.
This year's Madden football for Xbox 360 feels more like a throwback than a true step forward.
Madden NFL 13 trots out the same basic experience one more time, creating an enjoyable game without any major improvements.
The next generation of gaming won't only be defined by flashy graphics. They'll need to offer something that current games can't.
Black Flag is arguably the most accessible and open-world Assassin's Creed game to date even if it comes with some repetitive gameplay and frustrating difficulty.
The fourth iteration of Saints Row has the infamous gang battling an alien takeover.
Grand Theft Auto V is an absolute triumph that fires on all cylinders. It's a relevant, witty, and satirical experience that's as smart as it is completely addicting.
Its high price and imperfect voice control and TV integration keep the Xbox One short of must-have territory, but the inclusion of Titanfall for free (for new purchases) helps Microsoft's console hold the line against Sony's compelling PS4.
Dead Island: Riptide is a lot of the same and ultimately falls short of a what a great sequel should be made of.