Cute as a button and easy to a fault, "SimCity: Societies" could more accurately be called "SimCity for Dummies."
Pity the neighbors of anyone who picks up "Rock Band." With two guitars, a drum kit and a microphone, this new title from "Guitar Hero" developer Harmonix isn't a game so much as a virtual lifestyle.
Lots of videogames promise, choice, but none have ever offered it at such a deep level as "Mass Effect." Microsoft's new sci-fi title can be played as a stats-laden role-playing game, a story-driven…
Nintendo's Wii is a natural fit for a shooting gallery game, and "Resident Evil" is a natural license for some good old-fashioned zombie-shooting fun.
At first blush it would be easy to compare Nathan Drake, the treasure-hunting star of Sony's new adventure videogame "Uncharted," with "Tomb Raider's" Lara Croft.