The latest entry in the Call of Duty series is all about cybernetic soldiers, increased mobility, and zombies.
It has all the usual "toys-to-life" bugbears, but Lego Dimensions is packed with great characters, clever puzzles and a physical experience you won't get anywhere else.
FIFA 16 continues its solid track record by improving on an already winning formula and introducing Women's International Teams for the very first time.
Battlefield Hardline takes the fight to the streets, but does this new episodically framed first-person shooter take the series in a welcome direction?
Far Cry 4 borrows a lot from the last game, but it adds enough excitement, fresh ideas and a brilliant new landscape to warrant the return trip.
It's not the best Borderlands experience out there, but The Pre-Sequel is a solid entry that will satisfy Borderlands diehards most. If you've never played a Borderlands game though, try starting with Borderlands 2.
Even if you aren't a fan of the Tolkien universe, Shadow of Mordor is a great-looking and ultra-satisfying action game filled with remarkable villains and countless memorable moments.
Child of Light is a brave move from a mainstream developer, and one that hopefully heralds a new way forward.
This year's Madden football for Xbox 360 feels more like a throwback than a true step forward.
In Gears of War: Judgment, a few new gameplay mechanics and some fresh faces add some longevity to a series that has just about run out of gas on Xbox 360.
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance isn't for everyone, but the over-the-top swordplay action definitely has its moments.
Exploring a plastic version of Middle-earth is immensely satisfying in Lego The Lord of the Rings.
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.
Medal of Honor: Warfighter doesn't merge its cliched parts into a satisfying whole, making it just another middle-of-the-road military shooter.
Subtle refinements and a great campaign boost WWE '13.
Tension runs high in the excellent XCOM: Enemy Unknown.
Transformers: Fall of Cybertron offers some entertaining action, lots of explosions, and few surprises.
Harry's adventure into Lego land is exactly what you'd want it to be: charming, fun, and chock-full of secrets.