Web-based social games like FarmVille have long been integrated with social networks and loaded with tools to help people share experiences with their friends. But you know those triple-A console games you play in your living room? This year, they’ve caught the social bug too.
Each year, a bulk of the new games for Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii and PlayStation 3 arrive in the fall season – just in time for the holidays – or right afterward.
And this year, social is the big trend. So if you’re looking for innovative new ways to play games with your friends, check out this list of five titles that are hitting store shelves in the next few months.