The Next Generation PC - Day 5

All week, we've been showing you the awesomeness of Windows Vista, how to shop for and build a new juggernaut of a PC and today we end our feature by presenting you with four games that'll really put your new hardware to the test. Can you handle it?

Alan Wake

Developer: Remedy
Publisher: Microsoft
Release: 2007

This GTA meets Max Payne meets Silent Hill thingy is still a bit of mystery, but it will take eye-popping advantage of both DirectX 10 and a quad core CPU to make its scares seem real. This could be the first truly next-gen game.