Big games of October 2012

Resident Evil 6

2 October 2012

Resident Evil returns with the biggest, baddest and most brutal entry into the series ever. Resident Evil 6 takes on the ambitious approach by throwing together 3 different campaigns which crossover one another in a great fashion.

Resident Evil 6 adds a bunch of new features to the series, such as the ability to move and shoot; and while some gamers think the game has lost its “horror-touch”, after playing a fair amount, it’s safe to say that the game maintains its heritage of fear, as well as adding an even bigger fear-factor thanks to the graphical quality of the tech on-hand.

If you want to know more about Resident Evil 6, MyGaming got some hands-on time with Resident Evil 6, and check out all other news coverage on Resident Evil 6.


12 October 2012

Bethesda’s new IP appears to be one of the most interesting games releasing this season. Looking like a crossover between Assassin’s Creed, Thief and Bioshock, Dishonored combines stealth, action and beautifully stylised visuals to deliver a unique experience amongst the other games this month.

If throat-stabbing isn’t enough, Dishonored also throws in supernatural powers and a government conspiracy that should lure gamers into a new universe, surely to become a favourite.

Want to know more? Check out the 5 reasons to be excited for Dishonored, and check out all other news coverage on Dishonored.

Forza Horizon

23 October 2012

Turn 10 Studios are set to return with a new Forza this month, marking a new look and feel for the franchise.

Unlike previous Forza iterations, Forza Horizon will take a new direction from the series’ simulated roots and heads in a more arcade-oriented and no-holds-barred direction. Horizon is a free roaming, open world racing experience, that will combine the class and precision of the Forza franchise with the edgy off-track racing scene.

Medal of Honor: Warfighter

25 October 2012

Medal of Honor: Warfighter is looking to rectify some of the short-lived elements in 2010′s reboot, with the follow-up delivering a more gritty and immersive experience this time around.

Featuring military squads from all around the world, players will embark on globe-spanning missions that will throw players into some of the harshest battlegrounds and situations.

Warfighter is powered by the Frostbite 2 Engine and will feature a lot of the technology elements DICE used within Battlefield 3.

Check out more coverage on Medal of Honor: Warfigher.

Assassin’s Creed III

31 October 2012

And rounding off the month is undoubtedly one of the most anticipated games of the year -Assassin’s Creed III.

AC III will conclude the story of the series background hero, Desmond Miles, who relives memories through various throat-stabbing ancestors. ACIII will bring new tricks to the table, allowing Connor to use new weapons, such as tomahawks, as well as climbing and free-running in the wilderness and through buildings.

Check out more Assassin’s Creed III coverage.

Also coming this month:

Fable: The Journey (12 October 2012)

XCOM: Enemy Unknown (12 October 2012)

Pokémon: Black and White 2 (12 October 2012)

Skylanders Giants (19 October 2012)

007 Legends (19 October 2012)

What are you most excited for this month? Are you going to be getting all of October’s games?

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