As I've always said, provided one of my choices is full-on stealth with all the necessary skills and gadgets, I'm good.

This month's biggest release is arguably Splinter Cell: Blacklist , the latest entry in the acclaimed franchise. Sam Fisher is back and this time, he has more freedom with which to experiment. Take your pick!

The latest trailer, dubbed "Multiple Choices," showcases that freedom. Whereas earlier installments basically forced the player to be stealthy, Blacklist will allow you to embrace a variety of approaches and techniques. This opens the door for a player's creativity, especially when facing sticky situations. Me, I say it should all be stealth all the time, but freedom of choice is definitely the hot thing these days, and so long as stealth is still an option…