The Oughts are almost over and there’s one word that sums up this year’s video game releases: sequels. As much as I hate to see the same concepts revisited over and over, I can’t deny that many of this year’s best games are built upon fantastic formulas. My list is full of games followed by numbers, so let’s get to it!
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As the first of what are hopefully multiple installments in Rage Quit, I went into Superman 64 with a specific mission: play as long as I can until I become so infuriated that I have to stop for my own sanity. Oddly enough, Superman 64 completely destroyed whatever structure I hoped to maintain for this column.
Strategy games are all about resource management. Mine crystals and cut down forests with nary a repercussion in the name of advancing your troops, technology and territory. W!Games’s Greed Corp is looking to destroy the ground the genre stands on — literally.
Ignition’s new JRPG for the Wii reminds Roo of pretty much every other JRPG he’s played, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing.