Of all the hilariously vicious choices out there, Street Fighter IV from Capcom packed the biggest punch. Certainly, having linked, sit-down arcade cabinets and excellent competition helped its cause, but nevertheless, Street Fighter IV is the Duke of Hadouken!
With Activision leaving the ESA (no Guitar Hero World Tour on display) and extremely weak competition from almost every other title, Rock Band 2 stole the show. The new drum peripherals, improved menu organization, and insane track list definitely made it the clear winner.
This was another difficult one to call. All of the nominees will scare the fun out of you, but Dead Space absolutely rocked the house. The amazing visuals, creepy sound, and extremely innovative gameplay will make this a must-buy title for every gamer that can handle the mature content.