Lair is offensive not for its violent content, but for foisting on gamers one of the worst control ideas this side of Nintendo's hideous Virtual Boy.
You're supposed to fly a dragon using the PlayStation 3's motion-sensitive SixAxis controls. Cool, right? Well, yeah, except for the parts where you have to twist and swivel, and shake-shake-shake, and hold some button while lining your soaring flame-throwing lizard up with some other dude's, and then stab your entire PlayStation 3 controller left or right, and pray that the invisible timer clocking the little screaming fire-bombed guys you're trying to protect down below doesn't expire and jerk you out of the moment with a hey and a "whoops!" and a "try again."
Sony's misbegotten dragon-riding simulation is our most offensive-to-play video game of the year. For: PlayStation 3; Developer: Factor 5; Publisher: Sony