1000 Best Games for Windows Review
By Nobuo Kogawa
1000 Best Games for Windows gives computer gamers of all interests and skill levels a nearly endless selection of shareware and freeware games. Organized by genre, this collection contains adventure, arcade, board, card, casino, kids, logic, sports and strategy titles, with a diverse array of games in each group. Players are also given the option to view a list of all the games or all the games in several categories at once. Players can view the descriptions and registration information before installing individual games, as well as search for games by keyword.
The adventure category contains such games as Castle of the Winds and Stellar Empires while under the arcade categories, many variations on classic games are found, like Frogg for Windows and Pong3D. The board and card game categories offer revised versions of many favorite games, from Action Checkers and Poker Golf. The casino games simulate gambling with games like Cherry Delight Slots and Video Poker. The kids games include Coloring Book for Windows and Math Flight. The sports category has Matchup Hockey and Soccer Simulator. Logic and strategy include Gem Storm and Wars of Conquest.