When it comes to exciting releases, the rest of this year is pretty damn exciting. There are a ton of games I’m fully prepared to spend all my money on, and believe me, come December, those unsuspecting [insert game retailer of your choice] employees will know me. Head past the break for the most up to date release schedule for the rest of the games 2012 has to offer, and feel free to let me know what you can’t wait to get your hands on after the break.
Sony’s really pushing its digital download offering next month as they’ve unveiled eight major releases that will be available to download the same day they become available at retail. This is part of a new program dubbed “PSN Day 1 Digital” and it’s good news assuming you have enough free space on your PS3′s hard drive. The list of games includes the highly anticipated Resident Evil 6, as well as the remastered Doom 3 BFG Edition, Dishonored, and Assassin’s Creed III. Check out the full list after the jump.
This brand new and super patriotic trailer for Assassin’s Creed III asks us to rise. I don’t know about you, but every time I see anything related to this game I get a bit of a rise. Ick. That made me feel gross, I apologize. Now that the juvenile and far too easy joke is out of the way, if you’re in need of some slow-mo scenes that end with everyone’s favorite assassin looking intensely badass as he stands in a field that’s littered with the Brits he just slayed, this trailer is for you.
With the next game in the incredibly popular Assassin’s Creed franchise Ubisoft looks to be putting on the pressure by setting the game in young America. I mean, if you don’t buy this game you’re essentially saying you hate your country, and you know what? I hate unpatriotic people more than The Duke. I’ve been a huge fan of the series since the beginning, and even though I skipped the latest one, Revelations, mostly out of fatigue caused by the annual release schedule Ubisoft’s borrowed from Call of Duty, this one looks like it will be pretty different from the previous games.
Game Informer just unveiled the cover for their next issue, and on it is the all too familiar hooded assassin we all secretly want to me. What new gadgets and gizmos will this assassin have at his disposal this time around? I’m looking forward to finding out when the game releases later this year. Head past the break for the a better look at the cover. READ MORE