New Video Game Releases Week 47, 2012

Here’s the list of this week’s new video game releases. Popular video games released this week are: Hitman: Absolution, PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale, Persona 4: Golden, Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse, Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game, Scribblenauts Unlimited, and The Walking Dead Game: Episode 5.

New on the downloadable games front is:

  • On the PlayStation Store:
    The Walking Dead: Episode 5 – No Time Left, Doom Classic Collection | DMC: Devil May Cry Demo, Hitman: Absolution, Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse, Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning, Tom Clancy’s Endwar, F1 Race Stars, Clan of Champions (PS3), PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale, Sine Mora (PS Vita & PS3), Persona 4: Golden, Jet Set Radio (PS Vita), Elminage Original, Jetpack Joyride (PSP) become available [updates Tuesday].
  • While on Xbox Live Marketplace there’s:
    Kinect Sports Gems: Ski Race, Kinect Sports Gems: Darts vs. Zombies, Kinect Sports Gems: 3 Point Contest (XBLA), Sleeping Dogs, Victorious Time To Shine (Games On Demand) being released [updates Wednesday].
  • The Wii Shop, DSiWare & 3DS eShop‘s games are:
    America received the entire Wii U launch lineup as digital downloads, as well as these new eShop downloadable games: Trine 2: Director’s Cut, Nano Assault Neo, Mighty Switch Force: Hyper Drive Edition, Little Inferno, Chasing Aurora.
  • On Steam there’s:
    Hitman: Absolution, Assassin’s Creed III, Sonic Adventure 2, Little Inferno, Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse, PlanetSide 2.

The new retail releases are:

  • Adventure Time: Hey Ice King! Why’d you steal our garbage (3DS, DS)
  • Assassin’s Creed III (PC)
  • Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse (Xbox 360, PS3)
  • History: Legends of War Patton (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)
  • Hitman: Absolution (Xbox 360, PS3, PC)
  • Persona 4 Golden (PS Vita)
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale (PS3, PS Vita)
  • Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game (Xbox 360, PS3, Wii U, Wii, 3DS, DS)
  • Scribblenauts Unlimited (PC)

Take a look at the Hitman: Absolution launch trailer:

Here’s the PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale launch trailer:

Watch the Persona 4: Golden trailer:

Next we have a Family Guy: Back to the Multiverse trailer:

Let’s not forget about the Rise of the Guardians: The Video Game trailer:

The Scribblenauts Unlimited launch trailer:

Lastly, here’s a fanmade The Walking Dead Game: Episode 5 teaser:

Image credit: Letsgetfoxy & you can still get that grey/silver Xbox 360 controller here…

What video games will you be playing this week? Any of these?