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Gifts for Gamers, 2012

Best Video Games of 2012

I found this list of video games at pcgamer.com. If you go to the article there is a description of each game and a screen shot from each game. I did not see what platforms were appropriate for each video but if you go to an online store to buy a title I am sure you will get info about the appropriate platforms.

 

ACTION:

1.       Grand Theft Auto V

2.       Cross the Dutchman

3.       Metal Gear Solid: Rising

4.       Brothers in Arms: Furious 4

5.       The Darkness 2

6.       Strike Suit Zero

7.       Prototype 2

8.       Spec Ops: The Line

9.       Shank 2

10.   Shoot Many Robots

11.   Captain Blood

12.   Solaris Assault Tech

13.   Assassin’s Creed 3

14.   Super Monday Night Combat

15.   Street Fighter X Tekken

16.   Transformers: The Fall of Cybertron

17.   War of the Roses

18.   Star Trek

19.   Darksiders II

20.   Max Payne 3

21.   Scivilation

22.   Devil May Cry 3

23.   Raven’s Cry

24.   Ride to Hell

25.   The Amazing Spider Man: The Movie

26.   Ghosts of Moscow: Death to Spies

27.   Top Gun Hard Lock

28.   Lollipop Chainsaw

29.   Anarchy Reigns

30.   Inversion

31.   Tomb Raider

32.   Resident Evil: Operation Racoon City

33.   Smite

34.   Ravensdale

35.   MechWarrior Online

36.   Awesomenauts

SIM:

1.       Combat Wings: The Great Battles of WW2

2.       War Wings: Hell City

PUZZLE:

1.       Nabara World: The Labyrinth of Light

2.       Quantum Conundrum

3.       A Virus Named Tom

4.       Toki Tori 2

5.       Monaco

RACING:

1.       Time@tack

2.       Ridge Race Unbound

3.       Crash Time IV: The Syndicate

4.       Project Haste

5.       Race Driver: GRID 2

6.       F1 Online: The Game

7.       F1 2012

8.       Carmegeddon Reincarnation

ADVENTURE:

1.       The Mystery of Wicked Village

2.       The Thirty Nine Steps

3.       J.U.L.I.A

4.       Extrasolar

5.       Fables

6.       The Silver Lining Episode V: A Thousand Times Goodnight

7.       Catherine

8.       Realms of Ancient War

9.       The Lost Chronicles of Zerzura

10.   The Journey of Iesir

11.   Y: The Case of John Yesterday

12.   Twilight Zone

13.   Lucius

14.   Haunted

15.   Cognition: An Erica Reed Thriller

16.   Men in Black: The Videogame

17.   The Testament of Sherlock Holmes

18.   The Secret Files 3

19.   Botanicula

20.   Deponica

21.   Amy

22.   Captain Morgane and the Golden Turtle

23.   Hidden Mysteries Titanic 2

24.   Beyond Good and Evil

25.   Mages Initiation: Reign of the Elements

26.   Jack Keane 2

MMO:

1.       World of Darkness

2.       Infinity:  The Quest of Earth

3.       Phantasy Star Online 2

4.       Living After War

5.       Otherland

6.       Royal Quest

7.       The Secret World

8.       Sevencore

9.       Wizaredry Online

10.   Lime Odyssey: The Chronicles of Orta

11.   Warhammer 40,000: Dark Millenium Online

12.   World of Planes

13.   Bounty Hounds Online – Pro Pack

14.   Eligium – The Chosen One

15.   Age of Wulin – Legend of the Nine Scrolls

16.   Fallout Online

17.   Salem

18.   Wakfu

19.   Tera

20.   Wildstar

21.   Deadlands

22.   Shadowrun

23.   Star Conflict

24.   Raider 2

RPG:

1.       The Dark Eye – Demonico

2.       Kingdom of Amalur : Reckoning

3.       Risen 2: Dark Waters

4.       North Star

5.       Gorky 21

6.       Dead State

7.       Of Orc and Men

8.       Clan of Champions

9.       Kings Bounty: Warriors of the North

10.   Dungeons and Dragons: Neverwinter

11.   Two Worlds II: Pirates of the Flying Fortress

12.   The Sims 3: Masters Suite

Platform:

1.       Rotastic

2.       Closure

MUSIC:

1.       Skillz: The DJ Game

SPORT:

2.       Cricket Life 1st Edition

3.       Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13

4.       RTL Winter Sports 2012

5.       Fifa Street

FPS:

1.       Aliens: Colonial Marines

2.       Far Cry 3

3.       Miner Wars 2081

4.       Iron Front Liberation 1944

5.       Gotham City Imposters

6.       Counter Strike Offensive

7.       Taking Point

8.       Warfare

9.       Prey 2

10.   Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Patriots

11.   Ghost Recon Online

12.   Blacklight Retribution

13.   Sniper Elite V2

14.   Metro: Last Light

15.   Arma 3

16.   Zone: Battleground

17.   Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2

18.   Syndicate

STRATEGY:

1.       Dota 2

2.       Fields of Glory: Wolves from the Sea

3.       Jagged Alliance: Back in Action

4.       Legends of Pegasus

5.       Magna Mundi

6.       Prime World

7.       Dragon Commander

8.       Port Royale 2

9.       X – Rebirth

10.   Wargame: European Escalation

11.   Men of War: Condemned Heros

12.   Gettsburg’s Armoured Warfare

13.   Naval War: Arctic Circle

14.   Warlock – Master of the Arcane

15.   Masters of the Broken World

16.   Carrier Command

17.   Crusader Kings II

18.   Scrolls

19.   Star Wolves 2 : Ashes of Victor

20.   Circus World

21.   Victoria 2: A House Divided

22.   King Arthur 2: The Roleplaying War Game

23.   Starcraft II: Heart of the Swarm

 

Games that will be released in December, 2012, pre Christmas:

1.       Far Cry 3 (Xbox 360) – 12/4/12

2.       Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth (PS-Vita) – 12/4/12

3.       Family Party: 30 Great Game Obstacles (PS – Vita – 12/4/12

4.       Rayman Legends (PS – Vita) – 12/4/12

5.       Hawken (PC) – 12/12/12

6.       Far Cry 3 (PS3) – 12/4/12

 

http://vgreleases.com/ReleaseDates/All-12-2012.aspx

Lookie, lookie what I found on Huffington Post Tech page. It’s called a Gameklip and it’s for cell phone gamers.

You can find it at gameklip.com.