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Gundam Musou 2

Gundam, this is good.

Dynasty Warriors Strikeforce

KOEI's latest battlefield brawler isn't really a battlefield brawler.

Soul Nomad & the World Eaters

Nippon Ichi's latest journey.

Drone Tactics

Full of bugs.

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Explorers of Time/Explorers of Darkness

Gotta rescue 'em all. By exploring dungeons.

FeatureDungeons & Dragons Fourth Edition

The original pen and paper RPG. On your PC.

Bangai-O Spirits

Buy. Play. Treasure.

FeatureRed Faction: Guerrilla

Smash things up like an angry guerrilla.

FeatureGary Gygax: 1938-2008

Looking back on the D&D creator's life and influence.

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker

Gotta catch 'em all! Wait, that's the other one.

FeatureSaints Row 2

What an unholy row.

Lost Odyssey

Get Lost. In a good way.

Dynasty Warriors 6

The best of Koei's battlefield brawlers yet.

Patapon

Take advantage of another quirky classic.

Front Mission

Nothing to do with lads' mags. Although it does have a few Wanzers.

FeatureBoardgames and game history

Bored? Try playing a game.

FeatureNew Year's Resolutions, 2008

Time to make a change.

FeatureA History of Abuse

Or, how dinosaurs ate Henry VIII.

Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War

Hundred out of a hundred.

Warriors Orochi

Not Orochi it's cracked up to be.

Dungeons and Dragons Tactics

Another gem? Or plumbing new depths?

SEGA Rally

A rallying call for racing fans everywhere.

Everybody's Golf: World Tour

Not a good walk spoiled.

Folklore

Folkssoul oh brother.

Turning Point: Fall of Liberty

The Nazis invade America.

Clive Barker's Jericho

Clive Barker's squad based apocalyptic gore more like.

FeatureTransformers: The Game

The men behind the game of the film of the toon of the toys.

FeatureGeometry Wars: Galaxies

Universal excitement.

PSP  Roundup

Service, violence, spin and pot.

Hot Pixel

Cooling off period.

SkillGround

Free games. That you play for money.

Resident Evil 4 Wii Edition

It's all gotten out of control.

Meteos: Disney Magic

Not as Mickey Mouse as you might expect.

PSP Roundup

Some of the minor players on the PSP stage.

Wartech: Senko no Ronde

Senk you Ubisoft!

Driver '76

Not a total write-off.

Halo 3 Multiplayer Beta

We've played it.

FeatureThe Bluffer's Guide to Hentai Games

Attention: Adult content ahead!

FeatureForza Motorsport 2

Eurogamer talks to Forza 2's game director.

Forza Motorsport 2

Bodyshop Pro.

Burnout Dominator

The burnout's back.

Spider-Man 3: The Game

The king of the (web) swingers is back in town.

FeatureSEGA Rally

Not SEGA Rally Revo, unless you're American.

FeatureThe Club

Bizarre's grand opening.

Luxor 2

Inexorable balls.

FeatureWorld in Conflict

In our time, no foreign army has ever occupied American soil. Until now.

Picross DS

We'll picross if this isn't a hit in the West.

Call of Duty Roads to Victory

Not entirely Amaze-ing.

300: March to Glory

Swords and swimming trunks. For swimming in blood.

EA Replay

Mutant League Football's worth a punt.

Untold Legends: Dark Kingdom

Untold hours of level grinding.

Samurai Warriors 2 Empires

Samurai-ke, some you don't. We like.

FeatureShadowrun

Eurogamer talks to FASA's Mitch Gitelman.

Shadowrun

Cross-platform online gaming starring Elves, Dwarves and Trolls.

Lumines Plus

Scintillating. Sort of.

The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion

Remind yourself of Bethesda's brilliant masterpiece.

Gunpey

Yokoi-ing to like this

Yggdra Union

You godda be a big fan of turn-based strategy for this one.

The Darkness

One way ticket to hell and back.

Mobile Suit Gundam: Target in Sight

What to mech of this?

Armored Core 4

Mechs appeal.

Dynasty Warriors Vol.2

More Three Kingdoms! Come on!

Command & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars

What it's like to play the latest C&C.

Virtua Tennis 3

We chat to Kazuko Noguchi and go hands-on.

Flushed Away

Absolute toilet.

FeatureCommand & Conquer 3: Tiberium Wars

Mike Verdu teases us about Tiberium.

Contact

Calling occupants of interplanetary craft.

FeatureBattlestations: Midway

Eidos' Naval battle sim is looking pretty rum.

Moto GP

Missing a spark(plug).

Cricket 07

EA Canada delivers a no-ball.

FeaturePlayStation - The total history

Part 3: The PS2 years and the build-up to the PS3.

GUN: Showdown

Not so quick on the draw.

FeaturePlayStation - The total history

Part 2: How Sony took over the world.

FeaturePlayStation - The total history

Part 1: The build-up to the launch of the PSX.

Pilot Academy

Let's not become a pilot!

Ace Combat X: Skies of Deception

Namco's latest aerial combat sim fails to take flight.

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Vegas

Tastier than pig's spleen. What are the odds of that?

Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Blue Rescue Team

Gotta rescue 'em all. By exploring dungeons.

Supreme Commander

Still not a Diana Ross-based RTS.

Naked War

The latest indie gem uncovered.

SWOS on Live Arcade

Possibly still the best football game set to return.

EA unveils X06 line up

More later, but for now, this

BAFTA Awards to be on telly

One-hour special in October.

Squenix doesn't want PS3 to dominate

Wants healthy competition.

LAN gamers get girls

... custom maps and voice-chat.

LocoRoco music vid on YouTube

Little girl: Kawaii desu!

Games make you have sex

Except it's fat sex.

New Kameo skins for download

Design-A-Skin contest winners.

Lego Star Wars II demo hits Live

We've been after this for a while.

Blu-Ray cost 'non-existent'

But no news of a PAL price cut.

Samurai Warriors 2

Love is a battlefield.

Blood+ One Night Kiss

Slightly anaemic smacker.

Gangs of London

Let me take you by the hand and shoot you in the face.

FeatureThe best of YouTube

10 clips you should see.