Alternative: Mortal Kombat vs. DC Universe
With the Wii remote and Nunchuk in your hands, you simulate the motions used to split someone open with a chainsaw, punch opponents with your fists, or pick up and use assorted objects scattered throughout the levels to dismember, bludgeon, and impale your foes.
9. Gears of War
You can use a chainsaw to rip apart enemies or machine guns to spray them down. Characters and world are photorealistic, making bloody battles seem even gorier.
Alternative: Halo Wars
10. Saints Row 2
The protagonist never shows hesitation or remorse, often deliberately choosing the most violent means possible of carrying out missions—declaring such methods “more fun” at least once—and taking pleasure in homicide.
Alternative: Battlefield Heroes
(Compiled by Common Sense Media’s expert game reviewers, who play thousands of video games a year and contribute reviews to USA Today, The Globe and Mail, and Boy’s Life, as well as Common Sense Media .)