"It's a very good game. A return to form for the series then, even if it doesn't go on to win the league."
"It's rare for drudgery to set in. And for a game of this size and style, what's even more surprising is that the word 'grind' never enters the lexicon."
The loveable stuntman returns and thankfully success hasn't gone to his head in the sequel.
"A full compliment of modes both online and off, galleries, customisation options and ending movies prove Tag 2's been treated as the real deal rather than offshoot oddity."
"It's the best hockey game of the generation, even if NHL 07 will go down as the most influential one."
"Despite having the ability to choose which rooms to add to your new home, you can't do much to personalise them."
"Like Americans going to Japan only to eat at McDonald's when they could have been eating the same burgers at home."
"In all, it's the game that fans have been waiting on. It tops the previous game in every way and with a style that makes my inner 10-year-old jump out of joy."
"This is a violent and particularly rich history of war in the underworld, corruption, morality, loyalty and organized crime."
"This is a fully playable comic book that's top notch from the beginning to - well, let's say, nearly the end."
"A diamond in the rough if you will, but that roughness will put many players off."
"If a game asks precision from you, the least it could do is offer it back, but Deadlight is lacking in this key area."
"Angry Birds: Medieval? There's a definite whiff of inspiration here in the latest Kinect offering."
"In essence they have kept things as close to the original experience as possible, and frankly, that's not a bad thing at all."
"London 2012 - The Official Video Game of the Olympic Games offers a quality experience."
That this is a movie tie-in is one of the better in recent history is thanks to two studios: Beenox and Rocksteady.
"There are new dragon shouts to learn, the crossbow is a nice addition, and recruiting trolls rocks..."
"One feels that the choice of genre and setting was chosen because it was how they could best support the story and not vice versa."
"Whilst the game is clearly aiming at funny, it never quite hits the mark, though it's thoroughly charming, so it's easy to let a few bad jokes slide."
"If you haven't got the technology, the space, the patience or money to take a gamble there are other titles to better spend your cash on."
"It's the crux of the matter that's dogged online gaming the start: but then do card games, by their very nature, excuse extra expense?"
"It's got the improved level design, better puzzles, and the wonderful co-operative gameplay we've come to expect..."
"The marginal step towards normality makes this one of the more accessible works of Suda51: tighter focus and a better rhythm to the lunacy."
"Game of Thrones - mature story, adult themes, grand scope - has all the hallmarks of a grand RPG in the making. This sadly isn't it."
"For newcomers and casuals, it's a tough nut to crack, lacking the entry-level finesse to make it appealing."
"Trend setter, graphical powerhouse and now streamlined fighter, AM2's distinguished veteran is still technically proficient."
"Congratulations to Rocksteady: it's pulled off the same trick on us for a third time in a row - and it still feels fresh, haunting and funny all at the same time."
"It is pure arcade racing where the brake pedal is only a formality and careful nitrous usage will send you in the front."
"With all the content on offer there should be something for everyone here to enjoy."
"In spite of a lot of good ideas this one goes down as a game that held a lot of promise and potential."
"The best sidekick in the world of gaming has been redesigned to complement Sonic's abilities..."
"Rockstar has succeeded again."
"Time disappears in Minecraft. It is an absorbing experience, one that demands just one more minute in perpetuity."
"This is as every bit as arcade as if you've slammed in a pound into a cabinet and hiked your leg over a replica bike build."
Rebellion's long-range shooter takes us behind enemy lines during the fall of Nazi Germany.
"Collecting coins is slightly competitive as bonus coins drops all over the place and the one to dodge in first gets the cash."
"Bloodforge is unfortunately one of the weaker offerings Microsoft have included in any of their XBLA campaigns to date."
"There are bound to be multiplayer games aplenty. However, after the tournament finishes this may not be the case."
"It is in the Red Zone that the game comes into its own with chaotic, bloody, brutal, mutant madness."
"Risen 2 is one of the oddest RPGs to surface in the last ten years."
"Whether this sequel to 2009's XBLA hit is worth the money is like asking if breathing's good for you."
"Fez manages to stand in the oversized footsteps of those Nintendo creations masterminded by Shigeru Miyamoto."
"The Witcher 2 is just as breathtaking with sofa and pad as it was with the keyboard and mouse."
"Thanks to the hectic, yet tactical gameplay and wonderful baseball card system Diabolical Pitch ends up being a barrel of fun."
"It shows that you can play old games without losing respect for them. Time has not affected the core experience, and in truth it shows how little gameplay has evolved."
"Han Solo and Lando having a dance off? Might have happened sometime. Boba Fett jamming with Stormtroopers? Believability just took a nose-dive into a Sarlacc Pit."
"Varta does better than those that have went before, as rigidity in sticking to Team Silent's formula means this is truer to the franchise's origins."
"High speed, generous drift, smooth visuals and possible a little gimmick or two to spice things up - Unbounded ticks them all."
"Ten years on, one thing's remained unchanged: Silent Hill's ability to divide opinions, for both critic and fan alike."
"Ninja Gaiden 3 is sure to annoy some of the old fans of the series, and to some degree needlessly so."