The 20 best Xbox 360 games

20 must-own video games for Xbox 360

The Xbox 360 has played host to many outstanding games over the past five years. In our humble opinion, these are the 20 best video games currently available for the system. Every game on this list is a must-play title -- from the recent smash Halo: Reach to the sublimely original Portal.

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Microsoft Game Studios Alan Wake

It isn't perfect, but Remedy's oft-delayed Alan Wake is an enjoyable and tense survival horror title that boasts a gripping plot, gorgeous environments, and an inventive "light versus dark" battle mechanic.

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  • 11th May, 2010
  • Xav de Matos
  • Microsoft Game Studios
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  • Pros:
  • Strong story and haunting conclusion, great voice-acting, gorgeous environments, superb soundtrack and nods to pop-culture fixtures
  • Cons:
  • Character models look dated, game resets player progression at nearly every turn, leans heavily on combat, characters take on typical 'horror movie character' qualities
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