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2012 Biggest Game Releases - August through December

A comprehensive list of the major AAA game releases coming out for the rest of the year. (3DS, PC, PS3, Xbox 360)

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dski1080  +   1295d ago
Very handy! Not quite as packed as last year, but definitely some awesome titles.
BringingTheThunder  +   1295d ago
sniper is out next year.

and i dont think re-releases should be counted as AAA
beer_baron  +   1295d ago
Thanks for pointing out the Sniper Ghost Warrior 2 delay, I updated the post
MaxXAttaxX  +   1295d ago
My list (in no specific order):

* Tekken Tag 2
* Pokemon BW 2
* Sleeping Dogs
* R&C Collection
* PS All-Stars Battle Royale
* LBP Karting

[Edit] @bellow
Cool lol
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beer_baron  +   1295d ago
Not sure how I overlooked PS All Stars, I've added it to the post.
blitz0623  +   1295d ago
I guess not many people are interested in my personal most anticipated game - Persona 4 Golden. To add to that, Persona 4 Arena releases on Aug 7th as well.
MaxXAttaxX  +   1294d ago
@blitz0623
Oh definitely!
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Updated list:

* Sleeping Dogs
* LBP Karting
* Tekken Tag 2
* PS All-Stars Battle Royale
* Persona 4 Golden
* R&C HD Collection
* Sly 4
* Persona 4 Arena
* Pokemon BW 2
* Transformers: FoC

[edit] *sees previous disagrees* What's up with all the haters!?
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fermcr  +   1295d ago
My top (August through December):

1. XCOM
2. Borderlands 2
3. Assassin's Creed 3
4. Darksiders 2
5. Dishonored
6. Halo 4
7. Far Cry 3
8. Sleeping Dogs
9. Hitman
10. Need for Speed Most Wanted (made by Criterion Games, it has to be in my top)
homer  +   1294d ago
You are awesome. Xcom deserves so much more attention. GoTY for me.
Nimblest-Assassin  +   1295d ago
For me its

-Transformers (if I had the cash)
-Borderlands 2
-Assassin's Creed 3
-All Stars (if i like the gameplay... and am happy with the roster, extra modes, stages, etc)

And that should be it
jimbobwahey  +   1294d ago
My most anticipated games in no particular order:

-Little Big Planet Karting
-Need For Speed Most Wanted
-Halo 4
-PlayStation All-Stars
-Far Cry 3
kerstetter  +   1295d ago
Top 5: Halo 4, Black Ops 2, Assassins Creed 3, Medal of Honor Warfighter, Hitman: Absolution
explicitd  +   1295d ago
Medal of Honor? Really?
R_aVe_N  +   1295d ago
Nothing all wrong with him wanting Medal of Honor its on my list as well XD.
TekoIie  +   1295d ago
This MOH looks VERY good! 2010 was awful.
MattyG  +   1295d ago
I'm really excited for MOH too.
explicitd  +   1295d ago
My top 5 Most Anticipated (in no particular order):

Halo 4
Dishonored
Assassin's Creed 3
Darksiders 2
Far Cry 3
slixshot  +   1295d ago
Yes (I only own a 360 to play Halo)
Yes (Looks like this year's Deus Ex = Amazing)
Yes (AMERICA)
Yes (Darksiders was such a great surprise)
Nope (Sorry, just doesn't look special... and that coop presentation was awful at E3)

I'd replace Far Cry 3 with Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, Borderlands 2 or PS Allstars.

:) Solid list, anyway.
CaptainPunch  +   1295d ago
I can't wait to play Assassin's Creed 3.
CaptainPunch  +   1294d ago
Lol you guys aren't fans of Assassin's Creed?
CircleGuy  +   1295d ago
I will, as I always do, hold out hope for the 007 game. Maybe it'll be awesome? Sadly, always disappointed.

Awesome list guys, thanks
R_aVe_N  +   1295d ago
My Top 5 for the rest of 2012

1. Borderlands 2 Loot Chest Edition (paid for)
2. Assassin's Creed 3 Limited Edition (paid for)
3. Darksiders 2
4. Medal of Honor: Warfighter
5. Assassin's Creed 3 Liberation

(Dishonored might have made my list if it was not being published by Bethesda just to worried about how many bugs will be in the game)
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Cueil  +   1295d ago
it's not a Bethesda game Bethesda is just publishing it
R_aVe_N  +   1294d ago
yes I stated that in my response
Biohazard8860  +   1295d ago
Assassins creed 3 Doom 3 bfg Halo 4 dishonored
Shadowolf  +   1295d ago
Certainly an amazing list of games, I may need to rob a bank :-)
StoutBEER  +   1295d ago
Need a partner?
Shadowolf  +   1295d ago
Lol! Definitely :-)
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ame22  +   1295d ago
Dishonored, Borderlands 2, and Assassin's Creed 3 are pretty much all what I need for this holiday.
ChunkyLover53  +   1295d ago
Halo 4
Forza Horizon
Black Ops 2
Medal Of Honor
Assassins Creed 3

Bring it!
BIGBOSS08  +   1295d ago
i'll only be getting resident evil 6, assassins creed 3 and far cry 3 from this list.
Convas  +   1295d ago
August - Darksiders II
September - Borderlands 2
October - Assassin's Creed III
November - Halo 4, Black Ops II(?), Hitman: Absolution
December - FarCry 3

Black Friday will have a lot of these games in this list on a steep discount as well, so I'm pretty sure I'll get every title I want.
Relientk77  +   1295d ago
The list is missing PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale

cant wait for that game
Swiggins  +   1295d ago
Played it at comic con, it's worth the wait!

...Kratos is OP though...
ALLWRONG  +   1295d ago
Gamefly is going to be busy
Glitch100  +   1295d ago
This is more of a ' I went on amazon looked @ coming soon and wrote an article on it, and then used my affiliate links to try and earn some money' . You could of at least said what you were looking forward to?
beer_baron  +   1295d ago
I did list my top 5 on the bottom of the post
araman  +   1295d ago
Guild Wars 2 will be occupying the majority of my time. Have enjoyed what I've played in beta so far, amazing stuff for an MMO.
Ser  +   1295d ago
Ditto. I've been waiting for nearly 6 years...Anything after August 25th is a bonus for me. :)
Fullmetalevolust  +   1295d ago
I'm looking forward to Ragnarok Odyssey and Jet Set radio on the Vita
booni3  +   1295d ago
1. PERSONA 4: ARENA
2. TEKKEN TAG TOURNAMENT 2
3. DEAD OR ALIVE 5
4. DARK SOULS: ARTORIAS OF THE ABYSS
5. POKEMON: BLACK AND WHITE 2

That's more like it.
Cueil  +   1295d ago
for sure getting dark souls for PC
van-essa  +   1294d ago
DEAD OR ALIVE 5 and Maybe Borderlands 2. DoA 5 for sure.
Feldman9000  +   1295d ago
Good, this fall will give me some time to invest in games i've already bought and haven't played.
WeskerChildReborned  +   1295d ago
I'm lookinh forward to AC3, ZombiU, and the Wii U itself.
If anymore Wii U games are announced that i find interesting, then i'll add them to my list.
I might also check out Borderlands 2, Far Cry 3, and Medal of Honor: Warfigher but if the Wii U is really fun, i'll probably be on it for a while lol.
Phish  +   1295d ago
Good article - Informative and appreciated!
DuncesOfWur  +   1295d ago
Calmer than last year. Generally a good thing but most of the games I was really excited for got pushed to early 2013.

I still have Borderlands 2 and Halo 4 to look forward too. I'm also hoping for WiiU this year.
cfountain  +   1295d ago
Im buying

Sleeping Dogs
Borderlands 2
Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time
PS All-stars Battle Royale
Ratchet & Clank HD Collection
Okami HD

and more as things catch my eye.
stonecold3  +   1295d ago
sleeping dogs sly racoon resident evil wwe 13 asc3 need 4 speed ps all star borderlands dead or alive 5 tekken tag 2 lbp racing
fantasygamer  +   1295d ago
I'm excited for these.

LittleBigPlanet Karting, LittleBigPlanet Vita, Dead Or Alive 5, Playstation All Stars Battle Royal, Assassins Creed 3 Liberation, Persona 4 Golden and Tekken Tag Tournament 2.
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Raider69  +   1295d ago
i will wait for steam christmas sale and pick most of them at 50% off!No more day one buy for me,my backlog will keep me fully intertain until another sale on steam or until the console version of some of those games comes down to $30 or less.
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deletingthis34675334  +   1295d ago
There is 4 games out of that list I am getting...Darksiders, Guild Wars, Boarderlands and Dark Souls. Far Cry 3...I MIGHT, but only if it turned out better than the predecessor. The rest is mostly shooters, driving games, and crappy kids games. Epic Mickey...nah, I am not 6.
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princejb134  +   1295d ago
my list is playstation all star battle royal
and assassins creed 3
ninavoljic  +   1295d ago
It ain't big without a new GTA title.
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