New Video Game Releases Week 45, 2011

Here’s the huge list of this week’s game releases. The popular releases are: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7, Metal Gear Solid HD Collection, Super Mario 3D Land, and of course the much-anticipated Wappy Dog with Interactive Toy.

New on the downloadable games front is:

  • On the PlayStation Store Fight Night Champion (PSN), Chrono Cross (PS1), Full Spectrum Warrior, Stuntman Ignition (PS2), Dead Space 2, Monopoly Streets (PS3), Cars 2: The Video Game (PSP) all become available (updates Tuesday).
  • While Xbox Live Marketplace Fusion: Genesis (XBLA), and Fight Night Champion (Games on Demand) get added (updates Wednesday).
  • The Wii Shop, DSiWare & 3DS eShop‘s games are Freakyforms: Your Creations, Alive! (3DS), and in Europe The Aquarium of Luck (DSi) is included (updates Thursday).
  • On Steam this week: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition.

The new retail releases are:

  • Bakugan: Rise of the Resistance (DS)
  • Big League Sports (Xbox 360 Kinect)
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Wii, DS)
  • Cars 2: The Video Game (PSP)
  • Cartoon Network: Punch Time Explosion XL (Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect, PS3 Move)
  • Cave Story 3D (3DS)
  • Champion Jockey: G1 Jockey and Gallop Racer (PS3 Move, Wii)
  • Dagedar (DS)
  • Deepak Chopra’s Leela (Xbox 360 Kinect, Wii)
  • Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Xbox 360, PS3, PC) — Friday release 11-11-11.
  • Happy Feet Two: The Videogame (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, DS)
  • Heavy Fire: Afghanistan (PS3 Move, Wii, PC)
  • Heavy Fire: The Chosen Few (3DS)
  • Heavy Rain: Director’s Cut (PS3 Move) — Includes the original game, Heavy Rain Chronicles: The Taxidermist DLC, game soundtrack, 8 making of bonus videos & 3 dynamic themes.
  • Your Shape Fitness Evolved 2012 (Xbox 360 Kinect)
  • Kore Gang (Wii)
  • L.A. Noire: The Complete Edition (PC) — On Xbox 360 & PS3 next week.
  • LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 (Wii, Xbox 360, PS3, PSP, 3DS, DS) — Friday release 11-11-11.
  • Let’s Cheer Game (Xbox 360 Kinect)
  • Metal Gear Solid HD Collection (Xbox 360, PS3) — Includes Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty, Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater & Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker.
  • Michael Jackson The Experience (3DS)
  • Nickelodeon Dance (Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect)
  • Outdoors Unleashed: Alaska (3DS)
  • Outdoors Unleashed: Africa (3DS)
  • Pac-Man Party 3D (3DS)
  • Puppies 3D (DS)
  • Raving Rabbids: Alive & Kicking (Xbox 360 Kinect)
  • Self Defense Training Camp (Xbox 360 Kinect)
  • SpongeBob Surf and Skate Roadtrip (Xbox 360 Kinect, DS)
  • Super Mario 3D Land (3DS) — Weekend release.
  • The Black Eyed Peas Experience (Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect)
  • Wappy Dog with Interactive Toy (DS)
  • Winter Stars (Wii, Xbox 360 Kinect, PS3 Move)
  • Your Shape Fitness Evolved 2012 (Xbox 360 Kinect)

New game-related movies & hardware:

  • Logitech G9X Gaming Mouse Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Edition (PC)
  • Logitech Gaming Keyboard G105 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Edition (PC)
  • Mortal Kombat: Legacy (Blu-ray) — Game-based movie!
  • PlayStation 3D Display incl. PlayStation 3D Glasses (PS3) — 3D TV for PlayStation 3.
  • Professor Layton and The Eternal Diva (DVD) — Game-based movie!
  • PSP Entertainment Pack: FIFA 2012 & Cars 2 (PSP) — PSP handheld & games bundle.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 launch trailer:

Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim live-action TV commercial:

LEGO Harry Potter: Years 5-7 official trailer:

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection launch trailer:

Super Mario 3D Land live-action TV commercial:

Wappy Dog with Interactive Toy launch trailer:

Professor Layton and The Eternal Diva trailer:

Mortal Kombat: Legacy trailer:

What video games are you playing this week?