Game Releases by Score

Dark Souls II 1.

Dark Souls II

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 11, 2014
Prepare to die... Again. Dare yourself to engage against intense gameplay in a vast world powered by a new engine. Immerse yourself into mind-bending environments filled with new twisted monsters and deadly bosses. A vast array of threats will prey on human senses & phobias - auditory hallucinations, vertigo, acrophobia, etc. More intricate customization options provide weapons and armor tailoring to player style. [Namco Bandai Games]
Metascore:
91
User Score:
8.1
The Last of Us: Left Behind 2.

The Last of Us: Left Behind

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 14, 2014
Ellie returns as new light is shed on her relationship with Riley, her best friend from the military boarding school in which they both grew up. After inexplicably disappearing for weeks, Riley reappears in Ellie’s life with a surprising revelation. The two sneak out of their school for the last time, leading to a series of events that might forever change their lives.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
4.5
The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 5 - No Going Back 3.

The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 5 - No Going Back

Platform: PlayStation 3
August 26, 2014
The final episode of a five-part game series set in Robert Kirkmans award-winning zombie apocalypse.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.1
Dark Souls II: Crown of the Ivory King 4.

Dark Souls II: Crown of the Ivory King

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 30, 2014
'DARK SOULS II Crown of the Ivory King' is the third of 3 large-scale DLC additions to DARK SOULS II, and includes all-new stages, maps, boss characters, weapons & armor! In this third DLC, players will find themselves in a world shining bright with the glow of treacherous ice. Can you find and recover the lost crown?
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.4
Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster 5.

Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 18, 2014
Final Fantasy X HD is a remake of the PS2 classic for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation VITA.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.4
South Park: The Stick of Truth 6.

South Park: The Stick of Truth

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 4, 2014
South Park: The Game is an epic role-playing adventure that will allow the user to befriend Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny and explore the quiet little mountain town like never before. From the perilous battlefields of the 4th-grade playground, a young hero will rise, destined to be South Park’s savior. From the creators of South Park, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, comes an epic quest to become… cool. Introducing South Park: The Stick of Truth. For a thousand years, the battle has been waged. The sole reason humans and elves are locked in a neverending war: The Stick of Truth. But the tides of war are soon to change as word of a new kid spreads throughout the land, his coming foretold by the stars. As the moving vans of prophecy drive away, your adventure begins. Arm yourself with weapons of legend to defeat crabpeople, underpants gnomes, hippies, and other forces of evil. Discover the lost Stick of Truth and earn your place at the side of Stan, Kyle, Cartman, and Kenny as their new friend. Succeed, and you shall be South Park’s savior, cementing your social status in South Park Elementary. Fail, and you will forever be known… as a loser. [Ubisoft]
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.4
Persona 4 Arena Ultimax 7.

Persona 4 Arena Ultimax

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 30, 2014
In P4AU, the characters from Persona 4 and Persona 3 once again find themselves teaming up to face off in the P-1 Climax, a series of battles which must be won before the world ends. The original cast of characters from Persona 3 and 4 are back to discover the mastermind behind the whole tournament, while a few new faces join the fight, including Junpei Iori, Yukari Takeba, Rise Kujikawa, and more. But standing in their way is the dual katana-wielding Sho Minazuki, a huge threat to everyone involved in the P-1 Climax. Worse yet, there's a Sho lookalike who can wield a Persona...
Metascore:
84
User Score:
5.2
BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma 8.

BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 25, 2014
With the Cauldron shattered and the cycle broken, Ragna begins his final mission: Hunt down the villainous Terumi. Noel's life and the fate of the entire world hang in the balance as Ragna the Bloodedge marches toward one last confrontation. BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma introduces a new fighting system called "Overdrive." With this, characters can become more powerful, possibly enough to turn the tide of battle. The fighting has also been sped up, meaning faster, more enjoyable play.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.2
Ultra Street Fighter IV 9.

Ultra Street Fighter IV

Platform: PlayStation 3
June 3, 2014
The series evolves to a whole new level with Ultra Street Fighter IV for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC. Continuing the tradition of excellence the series is known for, five new characters and six new stages have been added for even more fighting mayhem, with rebalanced gameplay and original modes topping off this offering.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.6
Dark Souls II: Crown of the Old Iron King 10.

Dark Souls II: Crown of the Old Iron King

Platform: PlayStation 3
August 26, 2014
Crown of the Old Iron King features an entirely different world within the Dark Souls II universe where players will venture into a massive tower swamped by black mist where flames, smoke and sorcery sadistically lurk.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.1
Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King 11.

Dark Souls II: Crown of the Sunken King

Platform: PlayStation 3
July 22, 2014
Embark on a journey to reclaim a crown that Drangleic's King Vendrick once owned. This perilous quest will lead you through an entirely different world within the Dark Souls II universe, where stepped pyramids span a vast underground cavern. It is said that one of the ancient crowns lay buried deep within these dark caverns; but surely such a valued item cannot sit unguarded. Explore in search of a crown that holds the strength of lords from times long past.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.0
The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2 - Smoke and Mirrors 12.

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 2 - Smoke and Mirrors

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 4, 2014
The Wolf Among Us is a five episode series from the creators of the 2012 Game of the Year: The Walking Dead. Based on Fables (DC Comics/Vertigo), an award-winning comic book series, it is an often violent, mature and hard-boiled thriller where the characters and creatures of myth, lore and legend are real and exist in our world. As Bigby Wolf - THE big bad wolf in human form - you will discover that the brutal, bloody murder of a Fable is just a taste of things to come, in a game series where your every decision can have enormous consequences.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.2
The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 2 - A House Divided 13.

The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 2 - A House Divided

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 4, 2014
Season Two continues the story that began in Season One. You are Clementine, a young survivor in a world gone to hell. The dead have risen to feast on the living, and the living cannot be trusted. The story you experience in The Walking Dead Season Two is driven by the choices that you make. Because of that, your story could be very different from someone else’s. If you played Season One and the DLC episode ‘400 Days’, the choices you made there will affect Season Two.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.4
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX 14.

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX

Platform: PlayStation 3
December 2, 2014
KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.5 ReMIX is an HD remastered compilation of KINGDOM HEARTS II FINAL MIX and KINGDOM HEARTS Birth by Sleep FINAL MIX.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
9.0
MLB 14: The Show 15.

MLB 14: The Show

Platform: PlayStation 3
April 1, 2014
MLB 14 The Show is a realistic baseball game that allows players to feel the MLB experience with moments such as when you're called up to the majors, a sacrifice fly to left field, or crushing a walk-off homer to win it all.
Metascore:
81
User Score:
6.7
Luftrausers 16.

Luftrausers

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 18, 2014
Luftrausers is an arcade-style aerial combat shooter where ace pilots will be able to customize their own "rauser" and battle wily enemy fighters amongst the clouds or charge colossal battleships scattered across the open seas.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.3
The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 3 - In Harm's Way 17.

The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 3 - In Harm's Way

Platform: PlayStation 3
May 13, 2014
Consequences.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
8.3
Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland 18.

Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland

Platform: PlayStation 3
June 24, 2014
The alchemic RPG franchise from Gust carries on the tradition of the Atelier series, using alchemy as the main focal point. Atelier Rorona Plus focuses on the exploits of Rorolina Frixell, one the most beloved characters of the Arland trilogy (Ateliers Meruru/ Totori/ Rorona), a young girl who is assigned to complete alchemy tasks over 3 years in order to keep her alchemy workshop and not be banished from the kingdom of Arland. Players can craft new items and also battle enemies using the power of alchemy. As all games in the Atelier series, this title is set against an anime-like background with 3D graphics and is characterized by an elaborate crafting and synthesis system.
Metascore:
80
User Score:
7.9
Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky 19.

Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 11, 2014
For the first time on PlayStation 3, Atelier series players can choose if they will follow the story of Escha or Logy, a novelty that offers a unique story perspective and gameplay experience. Escha's story is a delightful tale of the everyday adventures of an alchemist that Atelier series' fans love, whereas Logy's story follows a darker approach filled with traditional RPG elements and focused on world exploration.
Metascore:
79
User Score:
8.3
Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd 20.

Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd

Platform: PlayStation 3
November 18, 2014
Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd features 20 classic songs from the previously Japan-only Playstation Portable games making their first debut in the West, and 20 new songs to the Project DIVA series. In addition to the new songs, the game features updated gameplay mechanics and controls, more than eighty brand new and remade modules, Cross-Save compatibility, Markerless AR Mode (Vita) and a revamped edit mode ranking system that showcases the most popular user generated content. [SEGA]
Metascore:
78
User Score:
8.7
The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 4 - Amid the Ruins 21.

The Walking Dead: Season Two Episode 4 - Amid the Ruins

Platform: PlayStation 3
July 22, 2014
Free from their brutal captor, the group continues their journey north. However, hunger, violence and death have taken their toll. Smoldering conflicts and inevitable changes within the group remind Clementine that danger can come from within, as well as from the outside; she must choose her allies wisely in this second-to-last episode of The Walking Dead: Season Two.
Metascore:
78
User Score:
7.9
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles 22.

Tales of Symphonia Chronicles

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 25, 2014
Tales of Symphonia Chronicles lets players experience Tales of Symphonia along with its 2008 companion title, Tales of Symphonia: Dawn of the New World, with high definition graphics and additional content.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
8.3
Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel 23.

Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel

Platform: PlayStation 3
October 14, 2014
Learn the story behind Borderlands 2’s villain, Handsome Jack, and his ascendance to power in this new game in the Borderlands series. Taking place between the original Borderlands and Borderlands 2, the Pre-Sequel gives you a bunch of new gameplay featuring the genre fusion of shooter and RPG gameplay.
Metascore:
77
User Score:
6.4
The Wolf Among Us: Episode 5 - Cry Wolf 24.

The Wolf Among Us: Episode 5 - Cry Wolf

Platform: PlayStation 3
July 8, 2014
Following a bloody trail of murder and corruption, Bigby Wolf faces a powerful enemy: a dark force that has been feeding on the desperation of Fabletown’s seedy underbelly. But when hidden truths are revealed, you must decide exactly what justice means in the gripping season finale of The Wolf Among Us.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
8.2
GRID Autosport 25.

GRID Autosport

Platform: PlayStation 3
June 24, 2014
It’s all about the teams, the rivals and the race as you become a driver for hire, specialising in your favourite disciplines or conquering them all in an intense world of professional motorsport. GRID Autosport features over 100 routes across 22 incredible locations, the return of in-car view, authentic handling and the world’s most exciting contemporary and classic high-performance racing cars.
Metascore:
75
User Score:
6.5
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution 26.

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 16, 2014
Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution is a 3D ninja fighting action with a roster reaching 100 playable characters that spans the entire Naruto and Naruto Shippuden anime arcs.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
7.3
MotoGP 13 27.

MotoGP 13

Platform: PlayStation 3
June 17, 2014
Speed. Emotion. Innovation. The full 2013 MotoGP season. Graphical excellence. The essential elements mixed with an adrenaline-fueled experience will characterize the brand new MotoGP 13, re-invented by Milestone. With genre-leading redesigned graphics, Milestone's new project will bring players into the 2013 championship through the eyes of a real MotoGP rider. The main game modes are: Official MotoGP will additionally offer players the opportunity to experience the 2013 Worldwide Championship, try the exclusive IRTA Test or prove their ability in a Quick Race. Career, the newly revamped career mode, will put gamers into the shoes of the riders, as it runs from first until the final race of the season. This particular game-mode will mix-in third and first person elements as well. Multiplayer will re-create exciting events - inspired by reality - to MotoGP's classic elements, that will keep fans glued to their sofa.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
6.0
2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil 28.

2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil

Platform: PlayStation 3
April 15, 2014
An all-new feature and one of 100 new animations, Over-the-Back Headers give players the ability to jump over top of the opposition to win the ball. On defense, jump over the back of a holding attacker to clear the ball to safety or while in attack, jump over your defender to unleash a header on goal.
Metascore:
73
User Score:
4.5
Assassin's Creed Rogue 29.

Assassin's Creed Rogue

Platform: PlayStation 3
November 11, 2014
Within the tumult and rage of the French and Indian War, Shay Patrick Cormac, a bold young man and part of the Assassin Brotherhood, undergoes a dark transformation that forever alters the future of the colonies. As Shay, you feel the steady transformation from Assassin to Assassin hunter and utilize your myriad skills to avenge those you once called brothers.
Metascore:
72
User Score:
7.5
Tales of Xillia 2 30.

Tales of Xillia 2

Platform: PlayStation 3
August 19, 2014
TALES OF XILLIA 2 focuses on the events a year after the climactic end of TALES OF XILLIA. Players assume the role of Ludger Kresnik, a young man with a zest for cooking who lives with his older brother and cat, Rollo. On his way to his first day at work for a local cafeteria he runs into a young girl named Elle Marta and the two soon become involved in an accident that will change both of their lives forever.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
8.2
One Piece: Unlimited World Red 31.

One Piece: Unlimited World Red

Platform: PlayStation 3
July 8, 2014
Set sail on a gripping adventure in the New World with the beloved Straw Hat Crew in ONE PIECE Unlimited World Red. Dive into a wayfaring journey with fun-filled escapades, action-packed battles and powerful comrades in a whole new never-before- seen scenario. Play as members of the Straw Hat crew and progress through the episodic storyline with encounters against famous bosses like Rob Lucci, Caesar Clown, and more. Master a large variation of flashy combos and test your reflexes by pressing the right button at the right time to counter, dodge or otherwise interact with enemies. Enjoy endless playability by exploring the central town and taking on quests to assist the townfolk and gain more rewards and items.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
7.2
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure All-Star Battle 32.

JoJo's Bizarre Adventure All-Star Battle

Platform: PlayStation 3
April 29, 2014
JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All-Star Battle gives players the feeling that they are participating in vivid and colorful battles straight from the pages of the manga.
Metascore:
71
User Score:
8.2
Dustforce 33.

Dustforce

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 4, 2014
In Dustforce, players stylishly flow through precarious environments, sweeping up dust, leaves, trash and slime. The cleaners face off against the fourSprites who are determined to make a mess of the whole world
Metascore:
70
User Score:
6.8
Abyss Odyssey 34.

Abyss Odyssey

Platform: PlayStation 3
July 15, 2014
From indie Chilean developer ACE Team comes a new side-scrolling action adventure game featuring a complex fighting engine in procedurally generated levels that destines its three warriors to battle a different abyss each time!
Metascore:
70
User Score:
6.2
Strider 35.

Strider

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 18, 2014
Originally released in 1989, Strider remains one of Capcom's most enduring franchises. The game tells the story of Hiryu, the youngest ever "Super A" ranked agent of an elite corps known as the Striders. Strider Hiryu receives orders to assassinate Grandmaster Meio, supreme dictator of Earth, who has plunged humanity into a dystopian dark age.
Metascore:
70
User Score:
7.3
Deception IV: Blood Ties 36.

Deception IV: Blood Ties

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 25, 2014
From the producer of Fatal Frame comes the re-imagining of the classic Tecmo title "Devil's Deception", first released in 1996 on the PlayStation. The Deception series uniquely focuses in giving players a taste of what its like to play on the side of evil by using a wide variety of imaginative traps to exact revenge on their adversaries. Deception IV: Blood Ties is, much like its predecessors, a strategy focused action series where players control a main character that defeats enemies by luring them into imaginative traps. [Tecmo Koei Europe]
Metascore:
70
User Score:
8.0
Battle Princess of Arcadias 37.

Battle Princess of Arcadias

Platform: PlayStation 3
June 17, 2014
The kingdom of Schwert was one peaceful and beautiful. But now it's been overrun by monsters, and as the Battle Princess Plume, it's up to you to set things right in this colorful, high-speed action RPG! Collect a group of warriors and engage in skirmishes against small groups of enemies before taking on huge and powerful bosses in epic siege battles! As you fight and level up, you'll gain new skills, gather heaps of treasure, and upgrade your weapons and gear on your way to victory!
Metascore:
69
User Score:
7.9
Earth Defense Force 2025 38.

Earth Defense Force 2025

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 18, 2014
Earth Defense Force 2025 is the long awaited follow-up in the Earth Defense Force (EDF) series from Japanese developer Sandlot. The insects return from dormancy to end humanity with over-the-top action and massive city-leveling explosions that will entrench the EDF and the citizens of Earth into a state of emergency.
Metascore:
69
User Score:
7.4
Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!! 39.

Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!!

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 23, 2014
It has been 2 months since the Kantou Incident—the name given to Angelia Avalon’s failed attempt to punch through the walls between dimensions in the Kantou region of Japan. During the Incident, the Drexler Institute—an organization with ties to demons—began to stir, re-activating various projects in different parts of the world. The Japanese branch of the Drexler Institute was annihilated by the European Celestial Union, but found new life as the Rosenberg Branch of the European Celestial Union. [Aksys Games]
Metascore:
68
User Score:
7.6
MXGP: The Official Motocross Videogame 40.

MXGP: The Official Motocross Videogame

Platform: PlayStation 3
November 18, 2014
60 riders, 60 bikes, 14 tracks and rules from the official MX1 and MX2 2013 FIM Motocross World Championship.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
6.8
NASCAR '14 41.

NASCAR '14

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 18, 2014
Grab the wheel from your favorite driver and engage in the race week experience from practice, to qualifying, to race day challenges. With your favorite personalities and live replay, NASCAR '14 promises to be the authentic NASCAR experience for fans.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
5.0
Ar nosurge: Ode to an Unborn Star 42.

Ar nosurge: Ode to an Unborn Star

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 23, 2014
In AR NOSURGE: ODE TO AN UNBORN STAR, the player follows two sets of characters: Delta and Casty, whose goal is to protect humanity and save the world, and Ion & Earthes, who are trying to find Ion a way home to Earth. The player can interchange between both pairs and soon discover a way to combine their storylines and strengths to eventually solve the mystery that shrouds their ongoing struggle.
Metascore:
67
User Score:
7.9
Pac-Man Museum 43.

Pac-Man Museum

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 25, 2014
PAC-MAN, the yellow 80's icon with a voracious appetite that has transcended generation upon generation of gamers, stars in this nostalgia-packed collection of games. In the game, players will need to skilfully dodge and juke troublesome ghosts while gobbling up all the pac-dots and power pellets lying in their path. PAC-MAN MUSEUM will include classic PAC-MAN titles as well as newer arcade releases, allowing gamers to play through the evolution of PAC-MAN from his humble beginnings from 1980 through 2008's critically acclaimed PAC-MAN Championship Edition and 2010's arcade smash-hit PAC-MAN Battle Royale.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
5.7
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII 44.

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 11, 2014
A direct sequel to the unhelpfully titled Final Fantasy XIII-2, Lightning Returns is another action-RPG, this time with a retooled gameplay system and a story that picks up a mere 500 years later, concluding the FFXIII saga.
Metascore:
66
User Score:
6.2
Tears to Tiara II: Heir of the Overlord 45.

Tears to Tiara II: Heir of the Overlord

Platform: PlayStation 3
October 14, 2014
A Story of a Forgotten Goddess and an Overlord...
Metascore:
65
User Score:
8.1
Fairy Fencer F 46.

Fairy Fencer F

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 16, 2014
Because they were equally matched, they both created a vast number of special weapons imbued with their godly energy, each containing the life force of a fairy. Armed with these weapons, the deities continued their conflict until they finally sealed each other away into the great unknown. Since then much time has passed. The weapons left behind by the Goddess and the Vile God are now known as "Furies". The warriors who wield those weapons are known as "Fencers". Due to their immense power, rumor has it that anyone who collects the Furies will have their wish granted. For this reason, Fencers have fought among themselves over possession of the Furies for countless years. As luck would have it, a young man named Fang has acquired one of the Furies. Shortly after becoming a new Fencer, he finds himself rescuing a young woman named Tiara, who is also a Fencer as well. This fateful encounter between two Fencers has dire consequences, and Fang soon finds himself involved in the ongoing conflict between the Goddess and Vile God... [NIS America]
Metascore:
65
User Score:
7.4
Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn 47.

Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn

Platform: PlayStation 3
July 1, 2014
Gundam comes to life in the classic Dynasty Warriors series like never before! Experience the thrill of reliving your favorite epic battles from the Gundam Universe in epic battlefields with hundreds of opponents! Play as your favorite Mobile Suits from series such as Gundam Seed and Gundam Unicorn for the first time ever! Features over 100 playable Mobile Suits and thrilling story episodes for each series represented!
Metascore:
64
User Score:
7.7
Assassin's Creed Liberation HD 48.

Assassin's Creed Liberation HD

Platform: PlayStation 3
January 14, 2014
Liberation is set in New Orleans between 1765 and 1780, in the period between the end of the French and Indian War, up to the middle of the American Revolution. The game tells the story of Aveline; a female Assassin of mixed French and African heritage. Brought up in a world of privilege and contrasts, Aveline becomes a strong willed woman and an avid opponent of slavery.
Metascore:
64
User Score:
6.2
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 49.

Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 25, 2014
In Castlevania: Lords of Shadow, the origin of Dracula and his legendary connection with the Belmonts was revealed. In Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2, fans can expect thrilling new twists and challenges. In this shocking conclusion to the Lords of Shadow saga, Dracula returns once again, weakened and yearning for release from his immortal bonds. Facing a new and powerful threat, the vampire lord must reacquire his old powers – and only his castle holds the key. However, the famed Belmont clan also seek his ultimate destruction.
Metascore:
63
User Score:
7.7
WRC 4: FIA World Rally Championship 50.

WRC 4: FIA World Rally Championship

Platform: PlayStation 3
July 29, 2014
Show off your style and win the FIA WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP 2013 (official game) season! - A simulation unrivalled for its realism - An incredibly authentic and immersive career mode - The official 2013 FIA World Rally Championship videogame - Online multiplayer mode for up to 16 players - 65 cars, 78 stages, 13 countries - All weather conditions and road surfaces
Metascore:
63
User Score:
6.7
F1 2014 51.

F1 2014

Platform: PlayStation 3
October 21, 2014
An alternative to the Young Driver Test in-game is a new driver evaluation system. Players are launched right into a one lap race when they load F1 2014 for the first time, and the game then suggests an appropriate difficulty level.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
4.0
Master Reboot 52.

Master Reboot

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 4, 2014
Imagine a world where death is no longer final, where precious memories are saved to enjoy forever, where your soul is immortal, welcome to the Soul Cloud. Upload your soul to our dedicated servers and relax knowing that a part of you will live on, for eternity. That favourite holiday, happy moments from your childhood, meeting that special someone for the first time. All these memories saved for your digital soul and your family to revisit again and again.
Metascore:
62
User Score:
6.0
Ragnarok Odyssey ACE 53.

Ragnarok Odyssey ACE

Platform: PlayStation 3
April 1, 2014
Ragnarok Odyssey ACE is a completely evolved version of the popular giant-hunting game released on PlayStation Vita, adding a wealth of new content and features and introducing a PlayStation 3 version. New job-specific ACE skills change the battle dynamic significantly, while the addition of hirable in-game mercenaries ensures that players can have a battle party to take on the toughest foes even when they can't get online. The new Yggdrasil Tower, with its randomly generated levels, along with a consistent supply of new online quests, ensures that there will always be unique content each time the game is played.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
6.6
Drakengard 3 54.

Drakengard 3

Platform: PlayStation 3
May 20, 2014
A prequel to the original game, Drakengard 3 transports players to a medieval world where 6 sisters tout special magical abilities as the Intoners. These sisters have brought peace to the earth with their power to manipulate magic through song. Harmony is disrupted, however, when the eldest sister, Zero, attempts to kill her younger sisters with the help of her dragon companion, Mikhail. As the story progresses, players find themselves in a battle to unravel the mystery of Zero and learn her true intentions.
Metascore:
61
User Score:
8.1
Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate - Deluxe Edition 55.

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate - Deluxe Edition

Platform: PlayStation 3
April 1, 2014
Blackgate Prison Is Under New Management Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate - Deluxe Edition amplifies the 2.5-D game with new maps, enemy encounters, difficulty levels, batsuits, and enhanced visuals. A companion game to Batman: Arkham Origins, players can continue the storyline of the console version and discover more details of the Dark Knights past. Featuring stealth gameplay, free-flow combat, and Batmans famed arsenal of gadgets, the genuine Arkham experience is reproduced in a deep, action packed side-scrolling adventure.
Metascore:
60
User Score:
6.5
Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 56.

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2

Platform: PlayStation 3
October 14, 2014
The gang is back! Following the colorful characters and world of the PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures animated series, PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2 will feature PAC-MAN, Spiral and Cylindria in an all-new storyline as they defend PacWorld from the ghoulish army of Lord Betrayus.
Metascore:
59
User Score:
6.3
Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed 57.

Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed

Platform: PlayStation 3
August 12, 2014
An open-world action RPG which sees players undertaking a myriad of missions in a recreation of Akihabara, Tokyo's notorious "Electric Town" district. Your goal is to identify vampires called "Synthisters" with the assistance of an in-game smartphone app, then engage them in battle to strip off their clothes so their bodies are fully exposed to sunlight.
Metascore:
57
User Score:
7.6
Mugen Souls Z 58.

Mugen Souls Z

Platform: PlayStation 3
May 20, 2014
Undisputed God of the Universe Chou-Chou returns with her crew for a brand-new story revolving around the zodiac. Taking place immediately after the first game, you take control of the goddess Syrma, who meets Chou-Chou just after the end of the first game's events. Syrma is out to stop an ancient threat to her world that has recently awakened.
Metascore:
57
User Score:
6.3
Sacred 3 59.

Sacred 3

Platform: PlayStation 3
August 5, 2014
Sacred 3 is an action role-playing game experience with accessible yet sophisticated gameplay.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
3.4
Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day 60.

Short Peace: Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 30, 2014
short Peace is an anime compilation: – a unique mix of Japanese entertainment that gathers four short films and a video game in one disruptive package.
Metascore:
56
User Score:
5.9
Ace Combat Infinity 61.

Ace Combat Infinity

Platform: PlayStation 3
May 27, 2014
The infinite blue of the open skies awaits not only veteran but also budding flying aces in Ace Combat Infinity, the first free-to-play game in the hit franchise from Namco Bandai Games. Evolving the legendary series with a brand new story and innovative multiplayer, the game turns the sky into an endless blue battleground, bursting with aerial drama and destruction. Ace Combat Infinity will let every player become a deadly flying ace, as they embark on a series of high velocity missions.
Metascore:
54
User Score:
5.8
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z 62.

Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z

Platform: PlayStation 3
January 28, 2014
Developed by Tokyo based game developer ARTDINK; Dragon Ball Z Battle of Z will feature a large cast of playable characters including Goku, Piccolo, Vegeta, and a variety of melee and famous attacks including the Kamehameha, Special Beam Cannon, and Spirit Bomb. The epic battles in Dragon Ball Z Battle of Z derive their style from the original anime series and will take place in rich environments on both land and in the air. Dragon Ball Z Battle of Z will let players form teams with up to four characters to participate in group melee action, take on massive boss battles, or challenge other players around the world for brawls featuring up to eight characters on screen at the same time.
Metascore:
54
User Score:
5.5
The Witch and the Hundred Knight 63.

The Witch and the Hundred Knight

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 25, 2014
Two powerful witches have been battling one another for over a hundred years. Now, the Swamp Witch has unleashed the legendary Dark Knights, and seeks to destroy the Forest Witch once and for all!
Metascore:
53
User Score:
7.4
Invizimals: The Lost Kingdom 64.

Invizimals: The Lost Kingdom

Platform: PlayStation 3
September 30, 2014
Explore the world of the Invizimals as the series comes to PS3 in a third-person adventure. You play Hiro, a young explorer who discovers a magical portal that teleports you to the Lost Kingdom – a land under attack from a cruel, rampaging robot army. Transform into 16 of the most popular Invizimals, using their unique powers and abilities to solve puzzles and battle against your enemies. Link up with players of Invizimals: The Alliance on PlayStation Vita to swap bonus game items and stage electrifying four-player battles via Cross-Platform play. [Playstation Europe]
Metascore:
50
User Score:
4.9
Syberia 65.

Syberia

Platform: PlayStation 3
December 2, 2014
For the young Kate Walker, an ambitious lawyer, the Voralberg toy company acquisition seemed like a textbook case--a quick stopover to a small alpine village in France to buy-out an old automaton factory, then straight back home to New York. But her journey across land and time throws all she values into question, and the deal she set out to sign turns into a pact with destiny. Follow Kate through a magical world of automatons, amazing characters, and mysterious environments. This puzzle-driven adventure blends logical problem-solving with a complex and involving storyline.
Metascore:
50
User Score:
7.2
Adam's Venture Chronicles 66.

Adam's Venture Chronicles

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 4, 2014
Join Adam Venture in this vast journey set in the roaring 1920’s. Together with Evelyn they are on a quest to find ancient artifacts in this non-violent adventure game. Solve ingenious puzzles and embark on platform challenges to outsmart the evil Clairvoix Corporation.
Metascore:
49
User Score:
5.9
Digimon All-Star Rumble 67.

Digimon All-Star Rumble

Platform: PlayStation 3
November 11, 2014
Digimon must battle to Digivolve, so the restless Digimon propose to hold their first ever “Digimon Evolution Tournament” to determine who is the strongest of them all.
Metascore:
49
User Score:
5.5
Enemy Front 68.

Enemy Front

Platform: PlayStation 3
June 10, 2014
Enemy Front is the realistic tale of a hardened soldier dropped behind Nazi lines to engage in dynamic, diversified missions ranging from quick skirmishes, espionage assignments, and sabotage activities. The epic scope of Enemy Front spans several years and key battles as it progresses from the trenches of a desolate France right on through to Berlin and a secret weapons base. Once there, the player must thwart the plans for a terrifying weapon that will all but assure a global Nazis victory.
Metascore:
43
User Score:
5.8
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z 69.

Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z

Platform: PlayStation 3
March 18, 2014
The ninja are the most elite of warriors, exercising unparalleled skill, precision, and lethality for centuries. Only the most deadly candidates are given the rare and coveted opportunity to join the clan. The final test of a ninja
Metascore:
43
User Score:
4.4
Escape Dead Island 70.

Escape Dead Island

Platform: PlayStation 3
November 18, 2014
Narapela is chock full of areas for you to explore, but you must make sure you have the correct tools to access them and weapons to survive. Make sure you take pictures and look for clues. Cliff is on Narapela to get a story, and piecing together the evidence is the way to make sense of it all.
Metascore:
40
User Score:
3.3
SoulCalibur: Lost Swords 71.

SoulCalibur: Lost Swords

Platform: PlayStation 3
April 22, 2014
A free-to-play game. There are some changes to the Soulcalibur formula implemented in Lost Swords. The game is single-player only and revolves around players making their way through a series of quests to gain items. These items can be accessories such as clothing options or new weapons to give your character extra flair or increased stats. These upgraded items will be essential as you tackle later quests.
Metascore:
38
User Score:
2.0
Risen 3: Titan Lords 72.

Risen 3: Titan Lords

Platform: PlayStation 3
August 12, 2014
The world has been abandoned by its deities and is scarred from the attack of the Titans. Humanity struggles to regain strength and marshal its forces. You have more immediate concerns: your own life has been shattered and you must set off to reclaim what is lost in the darkness that is spreading throughout the world.
Metascore:
36
User Score:
3.8
Magus 73.

Magus

Platform: PlayStation 3
February 25, 2014
Dating to the creation of the world and mankind, loyalty to the gods and their whims was the central point of the lives of all who inhabit the lands created by the divine. However, as the gods disappeared from people's daily lives, their power and influence began to wane, and cynicism and secularism replaced piety and belief. Amidst the world's slow abandonment of the gods, a profoundly devotee and servant of the gods named Kinna infiltrated one the many prisons of the Waterfall Realm in hopes of finding one who would become a god. Encountering Magus, a prisoner who has spent his entire life incarcerated, she believes that she has found who she was sent to look for. After claiming the powers that were his birthright and learning his true identity, Magus, with Kinna by his side, takes his first steps towards an unknown future.
Metascore:
32
User Score:
4.0
Rambo: The Video Game 74.

Rambo: The Video Game

Platform: PlayStation 3
April 29, 2014
RAMBO The Vidoegame puts players in Rambo’s combat boots and takes them on an action-packed adventure through the iconic action- sequences and story-arcs of FIRST BLOOD, RAMBO: FIRST BLOOD PART II & RAMBO III. The game features the original movie voice-tracks of John Rambo and Col. Samuel Trautman as well as selected music from the original Rambo Trilogy.
Metascore:
23
User Score:
1.8
Highs and Lows
Highest of the Month
  1. 87

    Filament

    • Release Date: Oct 8, 2020
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: Switch
  2. 85

    Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time

  3. 84

    Pikmin 3 Deluxe

  4. 83

    Horace

    • Release Date: Oct 21, 2020
    • User Score: 7.0
    • Platform: Switch
  5. 83

    Crash Bandicoot 4: It's About Time

Lowest of the Month
  1. 30

    This is the Zodiac Speaking

    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2020
    • User Score: tbd
    • Platform: XONE
  2. 38

    Remothered: Broken Porcelain

    • Release Date: Oct 13, 2020
    • Rating: M
    • User Score: 5.9
    • Platform: PC
  3. 46

    The Uncertain: Light at the End

    • Release Date: Oct 8, 2020
    • User Score: 5.0
    • Platform: PC
  4. 48

    Cloudpunk

    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2020
    • Rating: M
    • User Score: 3.2
    • Platform: Switch
  5. 55

    G.I. Joe: Operation Blackout

    • Release Date: Oct 13, 2020
    • Rating: T
    • User Score: 5.7
    • Platform: PS4