THE SIMS MEDIEVAL (M)
Mac, PC, $99.95
★★★★ As the name suggests, The Sims Medieval takes the series back to a time of knights, dragons and chivalry. It also reinvents what has come before, introducing wider strategic elements and more focused gameplay. Not only are players helping their kingdom grow, they’re guiding the actions of heroes by sending them on quests. Hero professions include blacksmith, bard, wizard and monarch.