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Happy 2013 Assassins! I hope everyone had a nice New Years and holiday celebration as well. The Month in Preview has been brought back with a minimalist look since the blog has been on a semi-hiatus. I’m sure everyone is already tracking their most anticipated games of the new year, but here’s a look at January of 2013.

*Release dates are subject to change and can vary on your location and gaming platform of choice!

January 3rd

  • Unchained Blades (Nintendo 3Ds)

January 8th

  • Anarchy Reigns (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)

January 15th

  • DmC: Devil May Cry (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)
  • Sniper: Ghost Warrior 2 (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, PC)

January 22nd

  • Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch (PlayStation 3)

January 24th

  • Strike Suit Zero (PC)

January 25th

  • DmC: Devil May Cry (PC)

January 29th

  • Hitman Trilogy (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)

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*Release dates are subject to change and can vary based on your location and game console of choice.

October 2nd

  • NBA 2K13 (PS3, 360, PC, Wii, PSP)
  • Nights into Dreams HD (PS3)
  • Resident Evil 6 (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Sonic Adventure 2 (PS3)

October 6th

  • Nights in Dreams HD (360)
  • Sonic Adventure 2 (360)

October 7th

  • Pokemon Black and White 2 (DS)

October 9th

  • Code of Princess (3DS)
  • Dishonored (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Fable: The Journey (360)
  • Just Dance 4 (PS3, 360, Wii)
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown (PS3, 360, PC)

October 16th

  • 007 Legends (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Dance Central 3 (360)
  • Doom 3: BFG Edition (PS3, 360, PC)
  • RollerCoaster Tycoon 3D (3DS)

October 23rd

  • Forza Horizon (360)
  • Killzone HD (PS3)
  • Medal of Honor: Warfighter (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Street Fighter X Tekken (Vita)

October 28th

  • Professor Layton and the Miracle Mask (3DS)

October 30th

  • Assassin’s Creed III (PS3, 360)
  • Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation (Vita)
  • LEGO Lord of the Rings: The Video Game (PS3, 360, PC, Wii, DS, 3DS, Vita)
  • Need for Speed: Most Wanted (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Okami HD (PS3)
  • WWE ‘13 (PS3, 360, Wii)
  • Zone of Enders HD Collection (PS3, 360)

Well into the major gaming season of Fall 2012, we see the release of the latest installment of the Assassin’s Creed series on October 30th for the PS3 and Xbox 360!

Owners of the PS Vita can also pick up AC III: Liberation or pick up the special bundle to get the handheld console and game together.

Think you missed a few recent games? Check out the previous Month in Preview.

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*Release dates are subject to change and can vary bases on your location.

[EVENT!] September 20th-23rd: Tokyo Game Show (TGS) in Chiba, Japan.

September 4th

  • Zen Pinball 2 (PS3, Vita)

September 7th

  • Closure (PC)

September 11th

  • NHL 13 (PS3, 360)
  • Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (PS3, 360)

September 13th

  • I am Alive (PC)

September 16th

  • Kirby’s Dream Collection (Wii)

September 18th

  • Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition (PC)
  • Borderland 2 (PS3, 360, PC)
  • F1 2012 (PS3, 360, PC)

September 20th

  • Torchlight II (PC)

September 25th

  • Dead or Alive 5 (PS3, 360)
  • Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse (PS3, 360)
  • FIFA 13 (PS3, 360, PC, Wii)
  • LittleBigPlanet (Vita)
  • Marvel vs. Capcom Origins (PS3)
  • One Piece: Pirate Warriors (PS3)
  • The Testament of Sherlock Holmes (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Tokyo Jungle (PS3)
  • World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria (PC)

September 26th

  • Marvel vs. Capcom Origins (360)

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*Release dates are subject to change and can vary based on your locations.

[EVENT!] August 2nd-5th: QuakeCon 2012 in Dallas, Texas.

[EVENT!] August 15th-19th: Gamescom 2012 in Cologne, Germany.

[EVENT!] August 31st-September 2nd: PAX Prime 2012 in Seattle, Washington.

August 7th

  • Persona 4 Arena (PS3, 360)
  • Sound Shapes (PS3, Vita)

August 10th

  • The Amazing Spider-Man (PC)

August 14th

  • Darksiders II (PS3, 360, PC)
  • The Last Story (Wii)
  • Sleeping Dogs (PS3, 360, PC)

August 19th

  • New Super Mario Bros. 2 (3DS)

August 21st

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Transformers: Fall of Cybertron (PS3, 360, PC)

August 28th

  • Guild Wars 2 (PC)
  • Madden NFL 13 (PS3, Vita, 360)
  • The Ratchet and Clank Trilogy (PS3)

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*Release Dates are subject to change and can vary based on your location.

July 3rd

  • The Secret World (PC)
  • Theatrhythm Final Fantasy (3DS)

July 10th

  • NCAA Football 13 (PS3, 360)
  • The Last Story (Wii)

July 11th

  • Quantum Conundrum (PS3)

July 17th

  • Heroes of Ruin (3DS)

July 18th

  • Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater HD (360)

July 24th

  • Prototype 2 (PC)

July 30th

  • Orcs Must Die! 2 (PC)

July 31st

  • Kingdom Hearts 3D: Dream Drop Distance (3DS)
  • Risen 2: Dark Waters (PS3, 360)

Think you missed a few recent games? Check out the previous Month in Preview.

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*Release dates are subject to change and may vary depending on your location.

[EVENT!] June 5th-7th: Electronics Entertainment Expo 2012, or E3 2012, in Los Angeles, California.

June 5th

  • Inversion (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Rayman Origins (3DS)

June 12th

  • DiRT: Showdown (PS3, 360)
  • Gravity rush (Vita)
  • Lollipop Chainsaw (PS3, 360)
  • Phantom Breaker (360)
  • Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (PC)

June 18th

  • Pokemon Conquest (DS)

June 19th

  • Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (PS3, 360, Wii, PC, Vita, 3DS)
  • Brave: The Video Game (PS3, 360, Wii, Vita, DS, 3DS)
  • Civilization V: Gods & Kings (PC)
  • Steel Battalion: Heavy Armor (360)

June 26th

  • The Amazing Spiderman (PS3, 360, Wii, PC, 3DS)
  • Spec Ops: The Line (PS3, 360, PC)

June 27th

  • Record of Agarest War 2 (PS3)

Think you missed a few recent games? Check out the previous Month in Preview.


*Release dates are subject to change and can vary depending on your location.

May 1st

  • Mortal Kombat (Vita)
  • Sniper Elite V2 (360, PS3, PC)

May 8th

  • Starhawk (PS3)

May 9th

  • Minecraft (360)

May 11th

  • Street Fight X Tekken (PC)

May 15th

  • Battleship (360, PS3, Wii, 3DS, DS)
  • Diablo III (PC)
  • Max Payne 3 (360, PS3)
  • PixelJunk 4AM (PS3)
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II (PS3, PC)

May 16th

  • Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode II (360)

May 18th

  • Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City (PC)

May 20th

  • Mario Tennis Open (3DS)

May 22nd

  • Atelier Meruru: The Apprentice of Arland (PS3)
  • Dragon’s Dogma (PS3, 360)
  • Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (PS3, 360)

May 29th

  • Resistance: Burning Skies (Vita)
  • Max Payne 3 (PC)
  • DiRT: Showdown (PS3, 360, PC)

Think you missed a few recent games? Check out the previous Month in Previews


*Release dates are subject to change and can vary depending on your location.

[EVENT!] April 6th-8th: Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) East 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts.

April 3rd

  • Devil May Cry HD Collection (PS3, 360)
  • Kinect Star Wars (360)
  • Blacklight: Retribution (PC)

April 4th

  • Skullgirls (360)

April 6th

  • Xenoblade Chronicles (Wii)

April 13th

  • Spirit Camera: The Cursed Memoir (3DS)

April 17th

  • Disgaea 3: Absence of Detention (Vita)
  • The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings (360)
  • Deadliest Warrior: Ancient Combat (360, PS3)

April 24th

  • Prototype 2 (360, PS3)
Wondering what games you missed last month? Check out March’s “Month in Preview”!

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Following release dates are for the North American region, specific regional release dates will be posted next to the game (AU: Australia, EU: Europe, JP: Japan, etc.)

*Release dates are subject to change.

[EVENT!] March 5th-9th 

Game Developer’s Conference (GDC) in San Francisco.

March 6th

Major League Baseball 2K12 

MLB 12: The Show

Mass Effect 3 (AU: March 8th, EU: March 9th, JP: March 15th)

Ridge Racer Unbounded (EU: March 30th)

Silent Hill HD Collection 

Street Fighter X Tekken (JP: March 8th, EU: March 9th)

March 7th

I am Alive

March 11th

Mario Party 9

March 13th

FIFA Street (EU: March 16th)

Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Generations (JP: Feb. 28th, EU: March 15th)

Silent Hill: Downpour

Tales of Graces f (EU: Unconfirmed, 2nd Quarter of 2012)

Yakuza: Dead Souls (EU: March 16th)

March 20th

Armored Core V (EU: March 23rd)

Ninja Gaiden 3 (EU: March 23rd)

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City (JP: April 26th, AU: March 22nd, EU: March 23rd)

March 23rd

Kid Icarus: Uprising (JP: March 22nd, EU: March 23rd)

Total War 2: Shogun 2 - Fall of the Samurai [Standalone Expansion]