Summary: Fans of Legos and / or Star Wars are in for a treat with Lego Star Wars: The Videogame from Eidos. It skips the boring parts of the prequel Star Wars trilogy and jumps right to the best bits for some podracing, lightsaber dueling, action adventure game fun.
Summary: Forza Motorsport 2 is one of the most addictive and deeply satisfying racing games you will ever play. There is no greater feeling than when you tweak and tune your custom painted car for hours until it drives exactly how you want it.
Excerpt: A few years ago, the staple joke us cool reviewers could always fall back on was just how bloody overused World War II was for a video gaming backdrop. Though it started its slow decline at the start of our current generation of hardware, it didn’t want to let go easy and tried to throw up one last...
Excerpt: Forza Motorsport 2 is a machine. It’s a perfectly oiled whole of menus, races, customisation options, online possibilities, cars, adversaries, A.I., tracks, punishments and rewards, difficulty degrees and a ton of horsepower.
Conclusion: Brothers in Arms is an excellent example of taking what could have been another typical first person shooter and adding just enough refinements to be one of the best on the market. While Hell’s Highway’s multiplayer component is something you should all but steer clear of.
Excerpt: Some games seem so polished that they make others in their genre seem terribly outdated, if not lazy. Forza Motorsport 2 from Microsoft and Turn 10 Studios is one such game, combining a stunning driving model with game features that simply wouldn't be expected by the majority of gamers.