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Published on November 25th, 2009 | by simeon

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2009 Holiday Gift Guide

With the holidays coming up and an abundance of games available, We present our 2009 Skewed and Reviewed Online Gift Guide to list our picks to make the gamers on your list smile.

Call of Duty Modern Warfare 2
By Activision/Infinity Ward
Available for PC, X-Box 360, PS 3

This is by far the best in the popular series. Tons of weapons and intense gameplay and story combine with
solid online play. This is a finalist for our Game of the Year Award and a must own for action fans.

Left 4 Dead 2
Valve Software
Available for PC and X-Box 360

The follow up to the very popular and award winning Left 4 Dead follows a
new group of survivors in the south.
Battle the infected as well as new creatures solo or with four friends
in co-op mode
L4d 2 also offers new weapons and online play modes.
This is a solid game which will challenge for
our Game of the Year Award.

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
By Sony/Naughty Dog
Available for PS 3

Nathan Drake is back in a new adventure which will task the
fortune hunter with his greatest challenge yet.
Great graphics and story as well as multiplay
makes this a must own for PS 3 owners.

Ratchet and Clank Future: A Crack in Time
By Sony/Insomniac Games
For PS 3

The last chapture in the future series has the very popular Ratchet looking for
his buddy Clank as he battles the bad guys with all manner of
unique and fun gadgets and weapons.
Tons of fun and ideal for younger gamers.

Lego Rock Band
By MTV Games
Available for PS 3, X-Box 360 and PC

Get your Inner Rocker going as you take on the hottest tunes in this
new chapter in the Rock Band Series
Ideal for younger gamers as well as fans of the series
This is a great family game.

Lego Indiana Jones 2: The Adventure Continues
From Lucasarts
Available for PC, X-Box 360, PS 3, and Nintendo WII

Following up the highly popular original game, join Indiana Jones
and his friends for fun filled adventures that span all four films.
Play with a friend as you complete the greatest Lego
adventure ever.

Fallout 3 Game of the Year Edition
By Bethesda
Available for X-Box 360, PS 3, and PC

This is an ultimate set of epic RPG gameplay which will provide countless hours
for gamers. Set in a post apocalypse world, this dymanic RPG allows
gamers to venture over a vast world and chose their actions and weapons
as well as enjoy the additional content scenarios in one disk.
This is a fantastic value which will provide countless hours of gameplay.

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed Ultimate Sith Edition
From Lucasarts/Aspyr
Available for PS 3, PC, X-Box 360, and Mac

The best selling Star wars game in history is back with all new content and
for the first time on PC.
Play as Darth Vader's secret apprentice in this amazing action game which allows
gamers to customize their look and play for either the light or dark
side of the Force.
The new content allows players to take on Obi Wan Kenobi,
Luke Skywalker, and Boba Fett as well as travel to
locales ranging from Hoth to Tattooine.

Dragons Age: Origins
By Electronic Arts and Bioware
Available for PC X-Box 360 and PC
The ultimate in fantasy RPG from the folks who defined the genre. Epic battles,
amazing graphics, and countless hours of play make this a must own.

DJ Hero
By Activision
Available for PS 3, X -Box 360 and Nintendo Wii and PS 2
Crank up the volume in this great party game that allows players to spin and mix
music from the top artists. Tons of tunes and great gameplay make this
a fantastic game for fans of music and the Guitar Hero series.

The Sims 3 and The Sims 3: World Adventures
By Electronic Arts
Available for PC
The ultimate in virtual community simulation allows gamers to create the fantasy personas
and live life anyway they want. Career and social tasks abound as does the amazing
level of customization.

Littlest Pet Shop: Friends
By Electronic Arts
For Nintendo DS
ideal for younger gamers looking for some great fun on their DS system.
Tons of pets and fun for the younger gamers on your list.

Nerf N Strike Elite
By Electronic Arts
for Nintendo Wii
Solid action for gamers of all ages with the Nerf Strike. 16 different weapons and tons of action.

MySims Agents
By Activision
For Nintendo Wii
Use an array of special tools to solve the case as an elite agent in this family
fantasy game. Ideal for younger gamers.

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince
By Electronic Arts
Available for Nintendo Wii, PS 3, PS 2, X-Box 360, PC, MC and Nintendo DS
Play as Harry and his friends in the video game adaptation of the classic book and film.
A must own for fans of te series.


NCAA Football 10

By EA Sports
Available for PS 3, X-Box 360 and PS 2
Solid Gridiron action online and off with
all of the NCAA teams. This is a must
for College Football fans.

Madden NFL 10
By EA Sports
Available for PS 3, X-Box 360, PS 2, Nintendo Wii, and PSP
The great franchise gets even better with this top
selling release that features tons of options for online
and offline play. All NFL teams and multiple modes
of play make this a winner.

NCAA College Basketball 10
By EA Sports
Available for PS 3 and X-Box 360
March Maddness comes early this year as players can play
online or offline with all the college teams to win
the ultimate prize.

NBA Live 10
By EA Sports
Available for PS 3, X-Box 360, and PSP
Soar above the rim or nail a long three.
The choice is yours on your way to the NBA
Title. Offline and online play means hours
of fun for your NBA fans.

NHL 10
By EA Sports
Available for PS 3 and X-Box 360
Lace up your skates and hit the ice in this
fast and furious game that lets you compete
for the cup with all of the NHL teams and players.
Online and offline play and fast action abound.

FIFA Soccer 10
By EA Sports
Available for multiple systems.
The best in the world are here and waiting to take
you on in this top selling game.
Play online with friends or
battle the system for the cup.

Tiger Woods PGA Tour 10
By EA Sports
Available for multiple systems.
The greatest golfer alive and the tour match up with you
in a test of skills. Online and offline, this is as close
to golfing with the greats as you can get.

Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles
By Capcom
Available for Nintendo Wii
The next chapter in the classic series allows you
to fight the dark forces with a wide range of
weapons in fantastic settings.
Dynamic action abounds.

Windows 7
By Microsoft
This is quickly becoming my favorite OS ever.
Tons of features, fun, stable, and highly
versatile, Windows 7 is the great leap
ahead we have waited for.

Tony Hawk Ride
By Activision
Available for PS 3, X-Box 360, and Nintendo Wii

Using the stylish new board control you can
pull off moves that would make the master
himself jealous.
Numerous game levels and multiplay
make this the best skating game ever.

Stoked Big Air Edition
By Destineer
Available for X-Box 360

Shred the slopes with this updated version of
the award winning game which has new courses
and challenges abound.

Buck Fever
By Destineer
For Nintendo Wii

Hunters delight with this arcade style
shooting challenge that will let you hunt
in six different regions alone or with
a friend.

Alien Monster Bowling League
By Destineer
For Nintendo Wii.

Hit the lanes with the most
unique set of characters ever
in this zany bowling game
that is ideal for the whole
family.

We Wish You a Merry Christmas
By Destineer
For Nintendo Wii

Get the holidays started with a collection of fun, Holiday
themed games that the entire family will enjoy.


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