Page 2: Video Game Reviews (Score High-Low)

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots

5
2008-06-20 PlayStation 3

Metal Gear Solid 4 is a fitting coda to the series and the single best reason to own a PS3 so far.

Dust: An Elysian Tail

5
2012-08-20 Xbox 360 Games Store

Deep and involving mechanics, lavish, fluid artwork, and an emotionally resonant storyline--Dust pretty much has it all.

XCOM: Enemy Unknown

5
2012-10-16 PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

Firaxis honors the XCOM name with turn-based strategy that shepherds players as expertly as it punishes, confidently balancing the micro and the macro all the while.

The Walking Dead

5
2012-11-26 PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360

The Walking Dead's first season is nothing short of a masterpiece of modern horror gaming.

Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

5
2013-09-19 Xbox 360 Games Store, PlayStation Network (PS3), PC

Starbreeze's fairytale adventure is so finely crafted, you'd be hard pressed to find many better games this year.

Gone Home

5
2013-08-15 PC

This house has a story to tell, and players patient enough to listen will be rewarded with a touching story that won't soon leave you.

Super Mario 3D World

5
2013-11-20 Wii U

Nintendo has knocked it out of the park once again, making its latest platformer a must play.

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time

5
2011-06-20 Nintendo 3DS

After more than a decade, portability and a lovely visual makeover are just bonus features for a game that holds up as well as Ocarina of Time.

Renegade Ops

5
2011-09-16 Xbox 360 Games Store, PlayStation Network (PS3)

Top-down vehicle shooting hasn't been this much fun in ages.

Axiom Verge

5
2015-03-30 PlayStation 4, PC

The ways that Axiom Verge resembles Metroid help set up and drive home the ways that Axiom Verge is most definitely not Metroid.