If you’re a PS3 , XBOX 360 or Wii gamer 2012 is shaping up to be exciting and eventful year in computer gaming. Computer gaming aficionados all over the world are eagerly awaiting the arrival of new and innovative games that are powered by ever evolving, cutting edge technology. Most game developers are looking to release bigger, better and more exciting versions of their existent games and there are a few providers who have whetted the appetites of gamers; by releasing teasers of their brand new games which promise thrills aplenty. Following are the top 10 best games releasing in 2012
10. Kingdoms of Amalur – Reckoning:
Tenth on the list of the 10 best games releasing in 2012 has to be “Kingdoms of Amalur – Reckoning”. This game developed by 38 Studios is seen as a wild card entry into the gaming industry. Propagated as a fascinating amalgamation of Oblivion and God of War, this game is sure to blow away the minds of all gamers with its top notch graphics and intuitive game play.
9. Guild Wars 2:
Guild Wars 2 is most assuredly one of the most anticipated games of 2012. This version of the old favorite is sure to be a big hit as the developers have promised to do away with the level cap that constantly irritated gamers who wanted to excel in this game.
8. Tomb Raider 2012:
Lara Croft is coming! A younger, sexier and more daring version has been promised in this prequel and all gamers are sure to absolutely love this version of the young adventuress. Reported to be not as good as its predecessor in reviews from gamers fortunate enough to get to try the beta version. It still has a massive following waiting for it to hit the shops.
7. Max Payne 3:
Another old favorite is set to return with Max Payne making a long overdue return to the gaming consoles. Get ready to see an older, smarter and more understanding protagonist in this version of Max Payne and work with him across the new and more dynamic levels of game play.
6. Borderlands 2:
Gamers who love to just blow their opponents away are surely going to enjoy the next game on the list of top 10 most anticipated games of 2012. “Borderlands” set in the fantasy world of Pandora is all geared up to fascinate all those who love their heavy artillery and blowing away machinery.
5. Diablo III:
Next in the list of the top 10 most anticipated games of 2012 is Diablo III from the House of Blizzard. Putting aside their hugely popular World of Warcraft and Starcraft, they have come back to their earlier money spinner and have promised much more in this version of the Diablo franchise.
4. BioShock Infinite:
Irrational Games and Ken Levine have announced the arrival of a new and far more dystrophic universe in their “Bioshock”. And every computer gamer can try their hand at saving the universe from the disasters that lie in wait for those who do not pay attention to the horrors that can be unleashed in the future.
3. Mass Effect 3:
March 2012 will herald in the final segment of the Mass Effect trilogy and all wait with baited breath to find out what is about to happen to the galaxy; and what is in store for Commander Shepherd. His struggle against the Reapers is sure to keep fans enthralled and their attention fixed on how the series ends.
2. Grand Theft Auto 5:
The Grand Theft Auto franchise is all set to become mega popular all over again with a new version of the popular computer game all ready for release early in 2012. With the setting of the game back to Los Santos, the fictional city loosely based on the megapolis of Los Angeles, one can expect a lot more fireworks from this immensely popular computer game that loved amongst PS3 and Wii players alike. Grand Theft Auto addicts have been discussing the imminent release of the game and trying to predict what new features it will have on forums all over the world
1. Halo 4
The announcement from 343 industries that a brand new version of their super popular Halo 4 is being fine-tuned for release, created a furor amongst all gaming communities. And fans have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the Master Chief. Seen as the mother of all fps games, Halo 4 is most certainly right at the top of the list of top 10 games of 2012.
If you’re one of the many people eagerly awaiting the new release of your favorite computer game, or looking to discover a new release that will keep you entertained for hours. Any of these top 10 most anticipated games for 2012 will be sure to do the job.
Just make sure you place your pre-order now, or you might find yourself very disappointed when they sell out within a few hours of hitting the stores on their initial release date.