Despite the odd quibble, there's something terribly alluring about Nintendogs. I quickly found it became difficult to let a day pass without checking on my virtual pet.
Beat Down is a disappointing offering from Capcom and is unlikely to appeal to the vast majority of gamers. Steer clear!
Lockdown is obviously a new direction for the series, but I hope Ubisoft has a rethink before the series makes its inevitable next-gen debut.
Spartan: Total Warrior isn't a classic, but it's a fun, simplistic hack 'n' slash that offers a lot of enjoyment, tarnished by the odd bad design choice.
Sonic Gems Collection feels like something that should never have happened. With only one gem in this set, it's just not worth it.