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PS3, Xbox, Nintendo Latest Games For Christmas 2011

Category: Gaming |Date Published: 21/10/2011

Below you will find a list with the latest games releases for Christmas 2011 and we hope these games will keep your kids quiet and busy.

1. Assassins Creed - Revelation

Is an upcoming video game in the Assassin´s Creed franchise to be developed and published by Ubisoft Montreal.

The game is set to be released for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on November 15, 2011. For Microsoft Windows, the game is delayed for November 29, 2011.

Assassins Creed - Revelation

2. Gears Of War 3

Gears of War 3, like its predecessors, is a third-person shooter that emphasizes the use of cover and squad tactics in combat situations. The player´s character can carry four weapons: one pistol, one set of grenades, and two other weapons, all which can be swapped with other weapons dropped by fallen foes or at stockpiles throughout the game.

Gears Of War 3

3. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (abbreviated as Call of Duty: MW3, CoD: MW3 or simply MW3) is an upcoming first-person shooter video game, currently being developed by Infinity Ward and Sledgehammer Games with Raven Software assisting in development.

It will be the third installment in the Modern Warfare series, a direct sequel to 2009´s Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2, and the eighth Call of Duty installment.

It is set to be released on November 8, 2011 on Microsoft Windows, Xbox 360, Playstation 3, and Wii, with a separate version for Nintendo DS being developed by n-Space.

In Australia, the Wii version will be released on November 17, 2011.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

4. Bulletstorm

Bulletstorm is a 2011 first-person shooter video game developed by People Can Fly and Epic Games, and is published by Electronic Arts for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Microsoft Windows.

The game was released on February 22, 2011 in North America and on February 25, 2011 in Europe.

The game is distinguished by its sense of style and crass humor, rewarding players with points for performing increasingly ludicrous kills.

Bulletstorm does not have any competitive multiplayer modes, preferring instead to include cooperative online play as well as score attack modes.


5. Portal 2

Portal 2 is a first-person puzzle-platform video game developed and published by Valve Corporation.

The sequel to the 2007 video game Portal, it was announced on March 5, 2010, following a week-long alternate reality game based on new patches to the original game.

Though initially slated for release in the fourth quarter of 2010, the game was postponed to the week of April 18, 2011.

The game was released by Valve through Steam for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X, while the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and retail Windows/OS X versions of the game are distributed by Electronic Arts. The game´s release on Steam was preceded by a second multi-week alternate reality game, the Potato Sack, involving 13 independently-developed titles which culminated in a distributed computing spoof to release Portal 2 several hours early.

Portal 2

6. Battlefield 3

Battlefield 3 (commonly abbreviated to BF3) is a first-person shooter action video game, being developed by EA Digital Illusions CE and to be published by Electronic Arts.

The game is set to be released on October 25, 2011 on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and EA Mobile confirmed a port for the iOS platform.

It will not support versions of Windows prior to Windows Vista.

It is a direct sequel to 2005´s Battlefield 2, and the eleventh installment in the Battlefield franchise.

The PC release will be exclusive to EA´s Origin platform.

Battlefield 3

7. Prototype 2

Prototype 2 is an upcoming video game set for release on April 24, 2012 in North America.

It is currently under development by Canadian developer Radical Entertainment and is the sequel to 2009´s Prototype.

Like its original, the game is set to be published by Radical Entertainment´s owner, Activision.

The game is set to feature a new protagonist, Sergeant James Heller as he goes on his quest to destroy the Blacklight Virus once and for all.

The story is also one of revenge, as Heller wants to kill Mercer after his family was killed in the outbreak of the Blacklight Virus.

Set in an open world shown in a third-person view perspective. The game was announced at the 2010 Spike VGA Awards with the tagline "Murder your Maker"

Prototype 2

8. Mortal Kombat 9

Mortal Kombat (also known as Mortal Kombat 9) is a 2D fighting game with 3D graphics (2.5D) and is the ninth installment in the Mortal Kombat series.

Developed by NetherRealm Studios (formerly known as Midway Games) and published exclusively under the Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment label.

The game was released for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 systems on April 19, 2011 in North America, and on April 21 in Europe.

Mortal Kombat was officially announced on June 10, 2010 accompanied with a debut trailer showcasing the new presentation and gameplay features, which includes Challenges, and extras such as an on-line mode, four player tag-team play, and downloadable content.

Although the game won several awards at E3 2010, and received positive reviews, it is banned in Australia due to the extreme violence.

Mortal Combat

9. Forza Motorsport 4

Forza Motorsport 4 is a racing video game released by Turn 10 Studios for the Xbox 360.

It is the fourth installment in the Forza Motorsport series, and was released in North America on October 11, 2011 and in Europe on October 14, 2011.

This latest edition is the first in the series to support the Kinect sensor alongside the traditional controller-based gameplay.

Forza Motorsport 4

10. Halo 4

Halo 4 is an upcoming video game and the seventh installment in the Halo franchise.

Halo 4 is intended to be the first of a new trilogy of Halo series games, named the "Reclaimer Trilogy".

Whereas the previous Halo games were developed by Bungie, Halo 4 will be developed by 343 Industries.

The game continues some time after the ending of Halo 3, and marks the return of the Master Chief as the main protagonist.

Cortana will also appear in the game. The game will be released Q4, 2012.

halo 4

11. Space marine

The space marine, an archetype of science fiction, is a soldier that operates in outer space or on alien worlds.

Historical marines fulfill amphibious roles: ship defence, landing parties, and general high-mobility deployments.

By extension, space marines defend spaceships, land on planets and moons, and fulfill rapid deployment throughout space.

Space Marine

12. Dead Island

Dead Island is a first person horror action-adventure video game developed by Techland and published by Deep Silver for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360.

It is centered on the challenge of survival on a zombie-infested open world island with a major emphasis on melee combat.

It was originally announced at E3 2006, but was pushed back to 2011.

It was released on September 6, 2011 in North America and September 9, 2011 for PAL regions (excluding Germany).

Dead Island

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