From Our Editors
Experience some of the best-reviewed Xbox 360 games of the year, with the highly anticipated Halo: Reach leading the charge. The game provides a prequel to the established Halo storyline, showing the Spartan soldiers' last stand against the evil Covenant. LEGO Harry Potter: Years 1?4 provides a whimsical look into the magical world of the film series, later turned into a line of successful books. Play along as plastic versions of beloved characters learn spells, embark on thrilling adventures, and attempt to fit three-dot bricks onto eight-dot bases. Horror movie buffs will appreciate the dark humor and creative attack styles of Dead Rising 2, which invites daring defenders of humanity to stave off a zombie attack by any means possible, while NBA 2K11 caters to the inner athlete, giving players an authentic basketball experience without the embarrassment of sweaty gym socks or mispronunciations by the P.A. announcer.