America's Test Kitchen: Let's Get Cooking
'Spears on the bias' might sound like a chivalrous attack strategy in a video game, but it's actually just a way to prep asparagus... in a video game.
Puzzle Quest: Galactrix
Like peanut butter and chocolate, certain things you wouldn't expect to go together do go together surprisingly well. Second case in point: Puzzle Quest: Galactrix, a puzzle game and role-playing game mashed-up together in a satisfyingly delicious game.
Mystery Case Files: MillionHeir
Mystery Case Files: MillionHeir will likely remind you of games you played as a kid. It's 'Where's Waldo' for the 21st Century.
Focusing on and sensibly enhancing a single stage of Spore on PC, Spore Creatures for Nintendo DS is easily the better Spore game.
No way! A minigame collection? How novel. But wait, a minigame collection based on a previously released minigame collection with a couple of new minigames thrown in for good measure? This is gonna be good! Or not.
If you enjoy freakishly difficult games as you whittle away at your down time on your Nintendo DS, by all means, check out Bangai-O Spirits.
If you're left handed, or if you covet subtle humans niceties like, oh, eyesight, you might want to steer clear of Insecticide, even though it's otherwise a pretty good bang at that whole murder mystery action/adventure thing.
Geometry Wars: Galaxies
The success of Geometry Wars, that old school, 2D space shooter first making it's mark as an afterthought Xbox Live game, may have taken the world by storm, but it certainly didn't take long to the powers that be to bottle that tempest and then milk it for all it's worth. Not a bad idea, in this case.