40 WinksA charmer, a heartbreaker. But too hard for kids... heck, it's almost too hard for me! Where does that leave us?06/21/01
AFL 99Unlike most Australians... this game is clumsy and ugly02/24/01
Akuji the HeartlessMasterful 3D platformer in a bloody and disturbing Voodoo world09/06/00
Bug Riders'I tried to be a butterfly, I tried so hard! But I'm just a LADYBUG! There, I've said it.'09/24/01
Bushido BladeThrowing sand in a man's eyes is honourable? What a load of Bushido. Forget honour, just STAB 'IM IN THE HEAD!03/08/03
Bust A GrooveIf you can't dance, now you can dance. AND HOW!01/06/02
Chaos Break Love Resident Evil? You'll hate this. Hate Resident Evil? You'll still hate this. Basically, you'll hate this.01/01/03
DPainterly (and painterly-paced) stroll-and-click horror. 'Lust for the strange' recommended for enjoyment.08/08/02
Danger Girl'I'm on fire, baby!'12/18/01
Dark Messiah Truly strange, imperfect horror opus of the Tokyo Subway nevertheless has a killer revelation or two up its sleeve.08/28/01
Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors2D Capcom scrapper with cool supernatural fighters. And awful controls and cheap AI.08/12/00
Deathtrap DungeonHuge, savage fantasy adventure game is one for the hardcore12/19/00
Dino CrisisVelociraptors tear into Survival Horror - The result is a spray of arterial greatness.07/02/01
Dracula: The ResurrectionAlright, that does it. Bring back text adventure games. Now.01/23/02
Fear EffectSurvival horror rewired for startling effect. Remember that the shock of the new is a good thing.06/25/03
Galaxy FightThe Dee-lish 2D fighter is sullied by PSX loading times05/02/01
GaleriansGalerians: Psychic mayhem, bleak horror.. Awesome experience01/29/01
Gauntlet LegendsIt's not challenging, but it IS infinitely more fun than you could slap a Gauntlet at04/21/01
GekidoI just took a manly pipe in the Playstation.10/29/01
Gungage Shoot a bad guy, pick a flower - It's all in another joyous day's Gungage.06/11/01
Jupiter StrikeSome planets just shouldn't be struck.02/03/03
KoudelkaThe haunting gothic adventures of Miss Misanthropy 189801/04/02
Koukai Sarena Katta Shuki: The NoteBetween the pen and the paperwork.03/13/02
LoadedIt's Gauntlet - in space - with crazy people - and gore. But not as good.11/20/01
MDKAmazing and unique 3rd-person action on Strange alien worlds08/20/00
Mortal Kombat 3Competent but unremarkable incarnation of the bloody fighter.08/16/00
Necronomicon: The Dawning of DarknessI think I hear H.P. Lovecraft turning in his grave again. Hey, maybe I could just resurrect him with this Necronomicon deal!10/07/04
PaRappa the RapperParappa was the original phat dawg, but I remain smitten by a blushing ewe.02/04/02
Parasite Eve II Often stunning game also Often treats players with contempt.04/25/01
Pax CorpusHarsh and highly troubled space opera still has enough dark charms to draw you inside.02/25/01
Quake IIThey said this port couldn't be done. It was done and then some.12/11/02
Resident Evil 2 Queen of the Resident Evil world. The best.04/16/01
Resident Evil 3: NemesisThe trilogy is completed in an action-heavy technical nirvana, but at the cost of a little darkness.10/13/01
Rogue Trip: Vacation 2012 Unique Nuke York! Unique Nuke York! Unique!.. bleh, I can't say that five times in a row.09/15/02
Shadow ManD.O.A.08/21/01
Silent HillAt the threshold of reality, a gulf of darkness.03/21/01
Skeleton WarriorsReasonable bone-crunching action, but a real 2D platformer shouldn't toy with The Third Dimension.07/02/00
Soul of the Samuraimystery shogun / ronin and ninja swords play / jets of blood skyward02/02/02
South Park'Screw you guys... I'm going home.'01/27/01
Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom MenaceAs rough-edged as a young Obi-Wan, but for a deceptively ambitious film-to-game adaptation, look no further.03/07/02
Star Wars: Masters of Teras Kasi'You can't win, Darth. If you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could possibly imagine.'03/09/01
Tecmo's Deception: Invitation to DarknessWeird, original RPG/3D/strategy/stealth game killed by atrocious design08/15/00
Time Crisis: Project TitanA great new fix of the same old tricks06/06/01
Um Jammer LammyFantastic cartoon musical experience!01/13/00
Vampire Hunter DWait, there were vampires in this thing?03/17/03
vib-ribbonDancing rabbits, screaming Japanese pop music and replayability extending to the size of your CD collection.12/20/00