With the impending drop of Transformers: Fall of Cybertron this coming Tuesday, and the Darksiders Release earlier this week, we are beginning to see the long line of games for this holiday season to line up.
Here is the list of upcoming releases and their dates, from Fall of Cybertron (8/21) to Far Cry 3 (12/4)
8/21-Transformers: War for Cybertron 8/28-Guild Wars 2, Madden 12, Damage Inc., Infamous Collection, God of War Saga, Ratchet and Clank Collection, Journey Collector’s Edition. 9/11(I really feel like we could have skipped this day guys)- Tekken Tag Tournament 2, Battlefield 3 Premium, NHL 13, NBA Baller Beats. 9/18-Borderlands 2, F1 2012, Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collection, Mugen Souls 9/25- Fifa 13, Pro Evolution Soccer 13 (You’ve got balls Konami), Angry Birds Trilogy(This one actually had me insulted when I saw what it was), The Testament of Sherlock Holmes, Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse (I would get this over Angry Birds Trilogy. This.), Dead or Alive 5, World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria, Little Big Planet for the Vita 10/2-Resident Evil 6, NBA 2K13 10/7-Pokemon Black and White Version 2 10/9- Dishonored, Just Dance 4, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Fable: The Journey 10/16-Rocksmith with Bass, 007 Legends, Doom 3 BFG, Silent Hill, Book of Memories, Ragnarok Odyssey
10/21- Skylanders Giants
10/23- Medal of Honor:Warfighter, Just Dance Disney Party, Cabela’s Dangerous Hunts 2013, Forza Horizon
10/30-Assassin’s Creed 3 (My vote for game of the year), Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation, Need for Speed: Most Wanted, Lego Lord of the Rings, WWE 2013, Zone of the Enders HD collection
11/6- Halo 4, Nascar the game: Inside Line, Little Big Planet Karting
11/11- Paper Mario: Sticker Star
11/13-Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
11/18-Disney Epic Mickey: The Power of Two
11/20- Playstation All Stars: Battle Royale (Dibs on Sly), Hitman: Absolution
12/4- Far Cry 3
That does it for all of the major game releases of the last three and a half months of 2012. One of these could be our game of the year, and once could be the biggest disappointment in video games since Duke Nukem Forever. I can’t wait to find out.
Game of the Year: Assassin’s Creed 3
Biggest Disappointment: Halo 4
Top Seller: Duh