Release List News


New game releases of March 4-10

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 03, 2013 11:30am PST

Plummeting towards us next week, doubtless getting impaled on poles and rebar on the way down, is the shiny new Tomb Raider reboot. We'll also see the launch of the new SimCity, Magicka creator Arrowhead's The Showdown Effect, and Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fat...


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New game releases of February 25-March 3

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 24, 2013 12:00pm PST

Packed into the new release cannon for next week are the PC edition of Brutal Legend, standalone snipe 'em up Sniper Elite: Nazi Zombie Army, BIT.TRIP's Runner2, 3DS RPG Etrian Odyssey IV: Legends of the Titan, Ninja Gaiden Sigma 2 Plus on Vita, and more.


"Played the demo for Etrian Odyssey. Holy shit that game is hardcore. Like, dungeon crawler where ..."

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New game releases of February 18-24

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 17, 2013 9:00am PST

Leading next week's new releases in the latest from Bayonetta creator PlatinumGames, the curious spin-off Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance. Also arriving are supersuit shooter Crysis 3, Escherian puzzler The Bridge, the Trials-inspired Urban Trial Freestyle for PS3 and Vita, S...


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New game releases of February 11-17

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 10, 2013 9:00am PST

For decades you've dreamed about being a space marine, gunning down those rubbery black aliens every night with your pulse rifle. Next week, those dreams will become virtual reality with the PS3 and Vita release of Team17's remade Alien Breed. Oh, and Aliens: Colonial Marine...


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New game releases of February 4-10

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 03, 2013 4:00pm PST

Next week will bring Dead Space 3, Fist of the North Star: Ken's Rage 2, Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time, and, you know, this and that.


New game releases of January 28-February 3

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 27, 2013 8:00am PST

Next week's a busy one for new releases, on PC at least, headlined by stonking stroll 'em up Proteus. We'll also see baffling puzzler Antichamber, turn-based strategy Skulls of the Shogun, mobster sim Omerta - City of Gangsters, Dungeonland, Hitman: HD Trilogy, and more.


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New game releases of January 21-27

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 20, 2013 5:00pm PST

Now this is more like it! New week shall bring a respectable slate of new releases, including the Ghiblicious RPG Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch, Ron Gilbert and Double Fine's adventure game The Cave, mecha space shooter Strike Suit Zero, the PC edition of DmC: Devil M...


"If "quirky Double Fine adventure game headed by Ron Gilbert" doesn't sell you, I don't know what ..."

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New game releases of January 14-20

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 13, 2013 8:00am PST

Next week's another quiet one for new releases, headlined by the rebooted DmC: Devil May Cry. Microsoft and Nintendo are keeping their downloadable releases under wraps, for reasons unknown, so we may have a pleasant surprise or two coming but for now, the highlights are DmC...


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New game releases of January 7-13

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 06, 2013 10:30am PST

Bayonetta creator Platinum's multiplayer fighter Anarchy Reigns is the star of next week's new release list, which is otherwise pretty thin. We'll see tower defense Fieldrunners 2 and spaceship shooter Dawnstar both hit PC, Earth Defense Force 2017 invades Vita, and, well, n...


"Anarchy Reigns, about time. $30, looks fun and <3 Platinum games. "

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New game releases of December 24-30

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 23, 2012 2:15pm PST

For some reason or another, not one single new game is landing on store shelves next Tuesday. In fact, new releases are light all round next week. Puzzling! We'll receive a smattering of downloadable DS and 3DS games and... that's it.


"I guess they sided with the Mayans and decided why bother shipping anything."

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New game releases of December 17-23

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 16, 2012 6:00am PST

Only two new games are physically landing on store shelves next week, but virtual shelves will groan under the strain of new digital releases. We'll be getting Street Fighter X Mega Man, Knytt Underground, Double Fine's Kinect Party, Zombie Driver HD, and loads more.


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New game releases of December 10-16

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 09, 2012 6:00am PST

Next week's another quiet one for new releases as we head into the holidays, but a few items of interest are coming out. We'll see sandbox build-o-FPS Ace of Spades, Darkfall: Unholy Wars, Grasshopper's Black Knight Sword, Big Sky Infinity, Tale of Tales' latest, and a few m...


"This ace of spades thing looks interesting. First I'd heard of it."

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New game releases of December 3-9

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 02, 2012 6:00am PST

Far Cry 3 arrives Stateside next week, having curiously already debuted in Europe, but things are quite quiet release-wise aside from Ubisoft's open-world murder simulator. We'll see DJMax Technika Tune, Guardians of Middle Earth, Primordia, and the small and unexciting seco...


New game releases of November 26-December 2

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 26, 2012 1:30pm PST

The pre-holidays rush of new releases is slowing to a trickle, but it's still pretty juicy. This week will bring Baldur's Gate Enhanced Edition, the PC edition of Super Hexagon, Ratchet & Clank: Full Frontal Assault, some classic Sega fighting games, and a few more.


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New game releases of November 19-25

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 19, 2012 6:00am PST

We're almost through the roster of pre-holiday big-hitters, but next week will be another good'un for new releases. We'll see Hitman: Absolution, Persona 4 Golden, PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, PlanetSide 2, the PC editions of Scribblenauts Unlimited and Assassin's Cr...