Video games, when you really break them down, are just a series of moments. Most of the time, games are fun--duh, that's why we play them, right? But every now and then, something truly special takes place while you're playing a game. Something will happen--a moment--that you'll think about long after you power off your gaming console for the night.
Here are my top 10 must-experience gaming moments of 2010:
Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit is by far the greatest racing game created of its genre. When switching to new developer Criterion, many people had doubts about whether they could create a Need for Speed game with the same intensity as their Burnout series. It is safe to say that they have succeeded in all aspects.
If you're a racing game fan, 2010 has definitely been your year so far. Awesome racing sims include Split/Second, Blur, ModNation Racers, and Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing, among others. And just when you think things can't possibly get any better, Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit (EA, PS3/360, $59.99) arrives in stores. More »
The Giants still haven't been fitted for their World Series rings, but already we have news about next year's baseball video games. Keep reading to see a full size image of the new cover! More »
Unless you're a San Francisco Giants fan and you've been busy basking in the glow of your team's dominating display of baseball in the World Series--wasn't that awesome?--then no doubt you've heard of this new-fangled machine called Kinect.More »
The orange haired Shaun White has made a name for himself as one of the world's greatest snowboarders. But one thing you might not know about him is that he's also a pretty good skateboarder, too. We've played--and enjoyed--his snowboarding sims in the past. But has he gone to the well one too many times with his new skateboarding game? The short answer: Nope. More »