The Guardians of the Galaxy may be Telltale's first miss in ages, if Marvel's outlaws really aren't a fit for their formula.
Titanfall 2 delivers a wonderful and complete package, expanding on the ideas of its predecessor, and deserves recognition for it.
Battlefield 1 offers a mind-blowing, gorgeously rendered, large-scale raw war experience unlike any other shooter on the market.
XCOM 2 hits Xbox One and PS4, letting console gamers feel the tension, desperation, and satisfaction of strategy for themselves.
The first home console virtual reality headset is finally here but does PlayStation VR work well and is it worth it for PS4 owners?
Forza Horizon 3 takes the franchise's action to Australia, turning in a racing experience so refined... we don't know what's next.
Remedy Entertainment's Quantum Break delivers an epic time-travel tale thanks to brilliant writing and a smart use of live-action sequences.
Tom Clancy's The Division is a beautiful and addictive looter shooter that lacks depth and innovation in gameplay, mission design, and story.
Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 offers a massive improvement over its predecessor but is held back by a grind-heavy progression system.
Campo Santo's new game Firewatch casts players as a middle-aged man who volunteers as a fire lookout in a cast Wyoming forest.
Harmonix's Amplitude reboot exclusive for PlayStation 3 and 4 features all-new music and visuals, but fails to live up to the original.
Rainbow Six Siege is an addictive tactical multiplayer shooter that suffers from over-monetization, occasional technical issues, and a lack of content.
Star Wars: Battlefront offers beautiful and authentic sound and visuals of licensed materials to mask a shallow movie tie-in gaming experience.
Rise of the Tomb Raider is a must-play action-adventure story that solidifies Lara Croft's position as one of the best video game characters ever.