Sometimes we can't play everything. And sometimes we're too focused on Madden NFL this or Mass Effect that, missing more intrepid games. What's a consumer to do?
We've scoured 2010's offerings to come up with a list of top rated, just-plain-cool-to-play games you probably gave only half a glance or missed outright. When you're up for something new, give these a look in lieu of that old franchise blockbuster with its second or third sequel number tacked on.