Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 – The monster-block-buster franchise FPS has been confirmed by Activision to come out on November 13th 2012 and it will be available on the PC, XBOX360, PS3 and Wii ( and Wii U as well ).
Black Ops 2 will be set in the near future as said by its developer – Treyarch. One of the areas seen in the game was Los Angeles during the E3 this year. Activision has promised us that the game will push all the boundries for all the fans of the franchise. The game’s story will be about a 21st century cold world war. You’ll have loads of cool gadgets/technology and kick-ass weapons at your disposal.
The plot behind Black Ops 2 is about a cold war between China and the USA. In 2025 China has become a powerful country due to its rapid economical and military development. The fight is all about our planet’s most precious rare elements. There will also be cyber terrorism involved in the game and so many other suprises during the vast branched-out campaign that will leave you drooling all over your keyboard for many, many hours. We heard the graphics are getting a big overhaul and more specifically the face animations, which will be much better than the old games. Will there be zombies? Yes it has been confirmed in the annoucement video.
We found the system requirements as well and they don’t look very scary:
Tom Clancy’s new Ghost Recon: Future Soldier provides yet another direction of the Ghost Recon series and promises us, gamers, to deliver a refreshing new gameplay experience. The game has super high-tech weaponry and oustanding single and multiplayer modes ( and by outstanding we mean trully innovative and fun! ). The combat system is very intelligently designed and the maps are supposed to make players work very hard for their kills. The beta of the game has started on April 19th. The game will be available for PC, PS3, XBOX360 and NDS.
We couldn’t find much more information about Future Soldier, however we managed to get our hands on the system requirements for the game, here they are ( hope you can run this ): Minimum Hardware Requirements
OS: Windows XP (with Service Pack 3) / Windows Vista (with Service Pack 2) / Windows 7 (with Service pack 1), both 32 bit & 64 bit versions
CPU: Intel Pentium D 3.0 Ghz or AMD Athlon64 X2 4400+ 2.2Ghz
RAM: 1GB Windows XP / 2GB Windows Vista / Windows 7
GPU: 256 MB DirectX–compliant, Shader 4.0–enabled video card
Battlefield 3: Back to Karkand features some highly valued maps from Battlefield 2, including Strike at Karkand, Gulf of Oman and Sharqi Peninsula, however all of them have been greatly remastered using the new game engine Frostbite 2. Also included in the package are the classic BF2 weapons, unique rewards, achievements and new vehicles.
Game of Thrones is being developed in partnership with the famous author George R. R. Martin, which is inspired by the author’s award-wining bestseller – A Song of Ice and Fire, better known for it’s first book’s title A Game of Thrones. The RPG game will also include MMO elements and social as well. The RPG is set to be published by Atlus will be released for Xbox360, PS3 and PC. Stay tuned! Release date: March 6, 2012
Ninja Gaiden 3 gives us the first look at the world through Hayabusa’s eyes showing us what makes him kill and fight. The center figure this time is a masked person whose goals are not clear. He changes Hayabusa and therefore the lines between villain and hero, evil and good are gone forever.
The game has a new story, new gameplay and new modes which point the game in a new direction. Team Ninja wants to change the way we (fans) think about Hayabusa and ninja and they’ve promised that we’ll get to feel what it’s like to really “cut someone down”. The game will also have online multiplayer, co-op and competetive – those will add up to the entirely new feeling of Ninja Gaiden. The new play style system will allow casual players to choose auto-guarding and evasion assist while the hardcore players will get the freedom to play with no assists. Get the Dragon Sword once again, sharpen it and put your skills to the use. Trust us, this game will be worth it!
The Last Guardian is the third PS3 game in the sequel developed by the staff of ICO and Shadow of the Colossus. A young boy and a gigantic weird looking creature have to find their way through a mysterious and rather hostile world. The release date is TBA in 2012
Rainbow 6: Patriots has a very dynamic gameplay environement and an innovative storyline suitable for single and multiplayer. “Rainbow” team faces an entirely new and deadly threat called the “True Patriots” who are a highly trained terrorist group caliming that the American government is corrupted. The true patriots are going to do whatever is within their power to retake their country. You will be playing as Rainbow, a man who has to take a lot of tough decisions for the sake of stooping the terrorists once and for all. As an addition to the single player, Ranbow 6 will introduce new varities of innovative co-op and multiplayer modes. The teams will have to make time-sensitive tactical decisions in order to turn the events on the battlefield in their advantage. The game is to be released somewhere in 2013.
Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning is an open-world RPG that takes place in Amalur – a rich and immersive world with 10, 000 years of history created by R.A. Salvatore, a 22 times NYTimes bestelling author. The game world is living, breathing, open and full of magic and danger all combined together by amazing storytelling. Reckoning lets players define their own destiny while exploring huge and varied world of Amalur. The development team behind Kingdoms of Amalur aims to change the RPG scene completely with this new release.
Neverwinter has faced a lot of disasters in the past sentury. The city has no rules since the last Lord of Neverwinter was murdered. Factions are still in battle for complete dominance after the Spellplague took a toll on the population. Even the dead now begin to rise from their graves and march on the city they used to call home.
Players can choose between one of five D&D classes in Neverwinter, and can team up with friends as well as bots to form cooperative groups. Players will also be able to create their own storylines and quests by using content generation.
Darksiders II will follow the actions of Death, a member of the four horsemen of the Apocalypse. The events will run in parallel to the original Darksiders game. The game journeys Death through light and dark realms where he tries to redeem his brother War, the one who was blamed for the initial start of the Apocalypse in Darksiders. Darksiders II will feature a much larger world, new weapons and upgrades, more challenging dungeons and a lot of new bosses and enemies. Release Date: Q2 2012