zConnection's Steve Kennedy writes: "It's a fairly widely-spread concept that all licensed games - whether they be based on a film, a book, or a sports tournament - suck. And most times, that proves true. Take a look at Iron Man, The Golden Compass and Transformers for a little sample of licenses gone wrong. Fortunately, however, game developers are starting to take the hint and licensed games are starting to become more original and enjoyable. We took a look at some of the more recent licensed games and decided on our five favourite."