7 Hot Games for Windows 7

Brandon LeBlanc of the Windows Blog has recommended 7 Hot Games for Windows 7 - the 7 of the hottest new games that let you raid, frag and dominate on Windows 7 this holiday season.

Games for Windows - LIVE:
  • DIRT 2: Car racing has been around, but when you add a mud-flinging off-road adventure to the mix and a host of ultra-cool rigs to choose from, you’ve got loads of fun for the racing addict in your house.
  • Batman Arkham Asylum: Batman faces down many of his toughest enemies, such as the Joker, Harley Quinn, Bane, Poison Ivy, and Killer Croc, who’ve taken over Arkham Asylum.
  • Street Fighter IV: All classic Street Fighter characters, moves and graphics that had gamers spending huge amounts of quarters are brought back combined with spectacular 3-D environments and new moves that would’ve broken your wrist on the coin-ops.
  • Resident Evil 5: Takes you through lots of new challenges with fighting off brain-dead evil zombies. A new challenge for Resident Evil fans!
Games for Windows:
  • Fall into the Dark Void and you are in for the fight of your life against a seemingly insurmountable robot alien race.
  • In Left 4 Dead 2, your faced with one of the best, most nerve-wracking “I’m surrounded-and-need-to-fight-my-way-out” challenge that I’ve seen in a long time.
  • Borderlands: War-torn landscapes, nasty alien creatures, an arsenal of great weaponry and a puzzling story. Just what every single person shooter loves in a gaming experience!
LeBlanc also recommended 3 PCs for the Windows 7 power gamer: ASUS G51J, Alienware M17x and Alienware Area 51.