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Top 8 Games for Windows


As of March 2007 there are still only a handful of PC games with the Games for Windows brand but many more are on the way. Upcoming Gamse for Windows titles include some of the most anticipated games of the year; Halo 2, Shadowrun, Bioshock, Hellgate: London and Crysis.

1. BioShock

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BioShock is a superb game on all levels. The game play and features are fresh and exciting while the game's environments and graphics are a visual delight to the eyes. However it's the compelling storyline that will captivate, pull you in, and leave you wishing for more when it's all over.

2. Hellgate: London

Part first person shooter, part role playing game, Hellgate London is a post apocalyptic game set in a future under seige by hordes of Demons. Massive and detailed environments await as players gain experience and level up through action packed battles through underground dungeons, city streets, and more.

3. Company of Heroes

Winner of many game of the year awards, Company of Heroes is a 3D real-time strategy game set in World War II with grahpics and gameplay un matched. Was one of the early Games for Windows branded games to hit store shelves last year. Company of Heroes includes a single player cinematic single player game that takes you from the invasion of Normandy to the conquest of Germany while the multiplayer mode lets you take battles online.
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4. Stranglehold

In Stranglehold players take on the role of Inspector Tequila in a video game recreation of John Woo's action film "Hard Boiled". The action packed game play includes dual wielding weapons, stunts, destructable environments and slow motion Tequila Time.

5. Supreme Commander

Control hundreds of units at one time in Supreme Commander, the Sci-Fi real time strategy game from THQ and Gas Powered Games. Command land, sea and air units from one of three unique factions with amazing ease as you battle for world supremacy. Contains three single player campaigns and multiplayer game modes.
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6. Lord of the Rings Online Shadows of Angmar

Middle Earth is in the process of scoring another hit with this new massively multiplayer games. Lord of the Rings Online arguably has the best graphics of any MMORPG currently on the market.
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7. Age of Empires III: The Warchiefs

Age of Empires III: The Warchiefs is the first expansion to the RTS hit Age of Empires III and continues the excellent tradition of excellent graphics and game play. The Warchiefs adds new civilizations, units, home city cards as well as new single player campaigns and multiplayer maps.
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8. Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy

LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy reinforces the die hard Star Wars fan's creed, that the original is always better. LEGO Star Wars II follows up the surprise hit LEGO Star Wars with better game and a retelling of the classic original Star Wars Trilogy in a way that's unlike any other.
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