Update: I was unfortunately not aware of Shamus Young's severe criticism of Fallout 3 available here to link in the original piece and I regret that. It dovetails rather nicely with what I've written and it's much better executed than my piece. I strongly recommend anyone...
You're Gordon Freeman, a Haz-Mat scientist working for a top secret branch of the government. You just got reassigned to a different research lab. Your first day on the job, however, threatens the entire future of mankind. How, you ask? Wouldn't you like to know.
Tired of first person action games that have no real point? Want to have a reason to kill everything that moves? Well, your prayers have been answered. Half-Life is a fantastic game. If you've never played it, try it. You won't be sorry.
Natural Selection is a Half-Life modificiation that blends first-person combat with real-time strategy. It features intense 'marines vs. aliens' teamplay, where one marine can become Commander. The Commander plays from a top-down perspective and leads live players.
Wizard Wars pits teams of spell flinging wizards head to head in a magical maelstrom! Wizard Wars lets you choose from eight different sorcerers, each with varying strengths and special abilities, to battle other mages in a variety of settings and objectives.