Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault ( PlayStation 3)
Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault's one and only competitive multiplayer mode is an enjoyable blend of action and tactics.
Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed ( PlayStation 3)
Sonic's new racing adventure speeds past its predecessor and delivers a kart racer that can keep up with the best in the genre.
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale ( PlayStation 3)
PlayStation All-Stars' mix of playful franchise mash-ups and four-player battles fail to mesh with its complex fighting mechanics.
F1 Race Stars ( PlayStation 3)
F1 Race Stars is a competent kart racer that fails to go that extra mile and, as a result, outstays its welcome sooner rather than later.
Call of Duty: Black Ops II ( PlayStation 3)
A sinister villain, some tough choices, and a new kind of multiplayer arena invigorate the reliably intense action in Call of Duty: Black Ops II.
XCOM: Enemy Unknown ( PlayStation 3)
Tension runs high in the excellent XCOM: Enemy Unknown.
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 ( PlayStation 3)
The King of Iron Fist tournament returns in Tekken Tag Tournament 2, a well-executed and punishing fighter.
Borderlands 2 ( PlayStation 3)
Stellar writing and a host of small improvements help Borderlands 2 stand tall on the shoulders of its predecessor.
Darksiders II ( PlayStation 3)
Darksiders II merges action, exploration, and loot-driven progression into an excellent and sizable adventure.
Child of Light ( PlayStation 3)
Child of Light is a brave move from a mainstream developer, and one that hopefully heralds a new way forward.