Beautiful martial arts, some violence, uneven storyline.
Combat-heavy sci-fi war game with violence but no gore.
Amazing kid-friendly learning game that's all about time.
Fun and intense Caped Crusader romp lacks ingenuity.
Good soccer sim; upgrade needed to get the most out of it.
Sophisticated dramedy features some mature themes.
Great role models exist in stories of helpful athletes.
Inspiring tales of human triumph make great family viewing.
Simple, unimaginative action brawler extends the TV show.
Comical road-trip novel stretches believability.
History adventure challenges kids to make difficult choices.
Reasonably fun casual game based on Wipeout TV show.
Goofy horror/action comedy has serious underpinnings.
Exceptional picture book about crossing the U.S. by steam train offers stunning art, comprehensive detail, and you-are-there excitement.
Stellar NBA basketball sim is slam-dunk family fun.
Not too different from last year, but a stellar soccer sim.
Good-looking but hard-to-control soccer simulator.
Fabulous, kid-friendly docu about world's youngest golfers.
Highly marketed train characters make new friends.
Two-volume set of exciting, affecting graphic novels examines war and religion through two teens in powerful historical fiction.
This year's fun hockey sim shows a more aggressive game.
Milestone 25th Madden game drops the ball on innovation.
Inspiring horse story has small but mighty heroine.
Western play set with pistols, axes, and a focus on combat.
Older women may still have game, but comedy drops the ball.