Once again in the role of theoretical physicist Dr. Gordon Freeman, players join the remnants of the human resistance as they battle the Combine, an occupying force of trans-dimensional alien invaders that have conquered Earth.
World of Warcraft is an MMORPG that takes place in Blizzard Entertainment's Warcraft universe; at its peak, it boasted a player base of over 12.5 million subscribers, making it the most popular MMO of all time.
The Sims 2 (2004) (3.76 average Grouvee user rating)
The sequel to Halo: Combat Evolved continues the epic story of humanity's last and best hope: the super-soldier Master Chief, as he defends Earth from a Covenant invasion and fights to prevent the activation of another Halo ring.
The third installment in the Metal Gear Solid franchise is swathed in the Cold War, and it's up to Naked Snake (the "father" of Solid Snake) to keep the Soviet Union and the United States from all-out nuclear war.
Fable is the first game in the Fable franchise, following the exploits of an unnamed Hero as he struggles to free Albion from the evil Jack Of Blades. Fable features a moral choice system, where your appearance changes depending on your actions.
Set about five years after the events of the first game, the galaxy is on the verge of falling into complete anarchy. As the last undecided Jedi, you must choose your path: either walk the path of a Jedi, or embrace the dark side and destroy the old order.
Prince of Persia: Warrior Within is the the second game in the Sands of Time series. Adopting a much darker tone, Warrior Within follows the Prince to the Island of Time as he attempts to change the past in order to end the Dahaka's relentless pursuit.
In his second paper-themed adventure, Mario must once again rescue the captured princess while he foils the X-Nauts' plans. The Thousand-Year Door features a turn-based battle system with real-time elements.
Far Cry is a first-person shooter PC game developed by Crytek Germany. Meet Jack Carver, who is having a rough day - they blew up his boat, they chased him into the jungle, and now they're shooting at him. Too bad they don't know Jack.
EA's Need for Speed series returns for it's second iteration of illegal street racing in Underground 2. New to this game is the ability to roam around an open-world city,newer racing modes like Street X and URL and much deeper customisation.
Tales of Symphonia is a cel-shaded action RPG and is another game in Namco's Tales series. It expands upon the series' battle system and emphasizes on relationships with other characters by the decisions you make throughout the game.
Cave Story (2004) (4.14 average Grouvee user rating)
Cave Story (A.K.A. Doukutsu Monogatari) is a freeware "Metroidvania"-style 2D action game for the PC, Mac, and Linux created entirely by Pixel. It was later released on WiiWare (and DSiWare) complete with updated graphics and a remastered soundtrack.
Kingdom Hearts: Chain of Memories is a GBA-exclusive sequel to the PS2 hit, Kingdom Hearts, that features a card-based action battle system and a story that bridges the gap between Kingdom Hearts I and II.