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Fall Lineup Makes A Gamer's Wallet Cringe...Again

While most publishers and analysts will say there's room for a great many blockbuster titles during the holiday rush, gamers everywhere look at yet another massive fall lineup with trepidation.

It never fails. As each year passes, more and more giant titles loom large during the fourth quarter. We've gotten used to seeing a new Call of Duty in the fall but this year, EA's Battlefield joins the fray. And that's just the start. Here's a sampling of games that release in October and November:

  • Twisted Metal
  • Batman: Arkham City
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  • Assassin's Creed: Revelations
  • Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
  • Battlefield 3
  • Ace Combat: Assault Horizon
  • Rage
  • Dark Souls
  • Silent Hill: Downpour
  • Saints Row: The Third
  • Need for Speed: The Run

And that's hardly the entire list. In a two-month span of time, gamers are gonna want a lot of titles; maybe more than a dozen. Remember a time when things were spread out a little more? Summer has always been a little down, but I honestly can't think of anything besides Deus Ex: Human Revolution and Catherine in July and August that draws my attention.

Furthermore, because so many games escape out of the holiday season, more big releases end up in January and February, which doesn't make things much easier. Not all gamers drop their controllers forever during the summer months; could we not pile so many of the biggest games of the year into a two-month span? Really, our wallets would appreciate it.

Tags: gaming culture, video games, gaming industry

7/27/2011 9:08:16 PM Ben Dutka

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Comments (84 posts)

NoOneSpecial
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:31:31 PM
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Oh gawd I want at least 90% of those games. If there was ever a time to win the lottery.....lol.
My wallet is going to be living in famine by December :'(

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Qubex
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:38:07 PM
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"I believe I can fly..." is probably the best analogy I could use when considering how improbable it will be for most normal folk to go out and spend some $800 dollars on such a loaded list... but hell wouldn't it be nice :)

Uncharted 3, Battlefield 3 and Skyrim are mine... all others will wait for a price drop if interested in getting them...

Q!

"play.experience.enjoy"

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FatherSun
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:47:28 PM

Wow, I sometimes forget how expensive our preferred form of entertainment can get. I feel for all the gamers out there. Don't forget to eat people. Feed the family first.

Luckily I have found ways to supplement my gaming hobby. Otherwise it would be Waiting for pricedrops or rentals.

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Highbird
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:40:42 PM
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Already got a handful of games pre-ordered on amazon:

MGS HD Collection
ICO/SoTC HD Collection
FIFA 12
Saints Row: The Third
Batman: Arkham City
Dark Souls
Uncharted 3
Skyrim

I'm gonna be so poor :D

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Teddie9
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:52:19 PM

oi forgot that the ico collection was finally out this fall.

Thank god my b-day's in october.

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FatherSun
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:43:27 PM
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Not to mention some PSN titles that are on the horizon that have my attention. Journey, From Dust, SideWay to mention a few. 7 of the titles on the list will make it to my collection. Also, I am sure as you stated Ben there are some more that I can not recall at this time. Help me out guys.

And.. If Sony somehow manages to get The PSVita out anywhere in the world this year it WILL be mine!

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Reccaman18
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:12:13 PM

I was thinking the same about the Vita. How can I afford all this?!
Well, regardless of my wallet situation, It's gonna be a great holiday for gaming yet again!

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:16:41 PM

Is From Dust coming to PSN too?

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Temjin001
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:24:02 PM

I think it is World. I'm reviewing it now. And if you ask me, don't get too excited for it. It's almost good but has some ugly nuisances holding it back.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:26:39 PM

Well, just curious, the only downloadable title to ever impress me is Flower.

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Claire C
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:44:04 PM

Journey looks great. Can't wait for it.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:59:57 PM

Yeah I'm interested in Journey too, looks unique.

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Lotusflow3r
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 7:07:47 AM

Don't forget Rainbow Moon....it's going to surprise you all.

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Deleted User
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:52:32 PM
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Only Arkham City and Uncharted 3 for me. Maybe I'll buy some others long after their release but those 2 are the only Day 1 buys for me at this time.

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cLoudou
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:55:07 PM
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Of that list only 3 are day 1 buys for me :
Dark Souls over TM (sorry was never a TM, vehicular combat Guy. Enjoyed the stories though)
Batman: Arkham City
and of course Uncharted 3

I don't really care for much anything else in that list besides AC, which I'll wait for the price to fall like i did with 2 and Brotherhood, and probably Battlefield 3.

plus I will also get Madden and Nba2k12 for my brother.

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Danny007
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:55:14 PM
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This year is going to be insane, but I'm preparing effectively. I have never seen as many games on the horizon as I am seeing this year. It all starts on September 6th when I pick up Resistance 3, Dead Island, and Driver: San Francisco. Then, in October, there isn't a single Tuesday that doesn't have a game I won't be getting. I can't wait.

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Qubex
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:53:07 AM

Danny007, are you sure you want to purchase Driver... I am sorry but it really doesn't look very good - from the preview vids I have seen.

We will see what it scores, but I will be surprised if it gets more than 7.5.

Q!

"play.experience.enjoy"

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Danny007
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 6:48:13 AM

Actually you're right. After I posted the comment I checked out some new gameplay videos on GameTrailers. The game looks completely pointless. I won't be getting it.

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bloody_rootz
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 9:55:17 PM
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this 8 titles listed in this article that has my day one purchase. im scared.......................i wont be seeing any sunlight for a while i know that much.

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Temjin001
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:00:19 PM
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Of those listed games, Skyrim, Assassins, Uncharted, Rage, and MW3 top my playing list.

I still have original Batman and Demon's Souls games to play before I can think about their sequels. I have a shimmer of hope for Ace Combat. The last one I played was AC4 on PS2. Twisted Metal is hopeful, though, I'm not certain if it'll be more than a rental to me. Ultimately, I feel it's a competitive multi-player game and Tekken already takes that slot. It'd be cool to see all it's vibe and uniqueness though.

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Claire C
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:01:03 PM
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Yah, and that's not even counting all the damn HD Collections to get.. =P

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Fane1024
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:12:16 PM
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Despite the glut outlined in the article, I still think that the release schedule is becoming *more* evenly distributed throughout the year, not less so.

Sony alone released at least one AAA title every month in the first half of this year. In total, there were maybe 17 or 18 AAA titles available on PS3 released so far in 2011, including at least 5 legitimate GOTY contenders.

How many years in the past have boasted such a first-half line-up? Last year...that's about it.

And, besides MGS 4, how many AAA titles have released during the summer?

edit: This may double-post. I'll try to delete the extras if that happens.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 10:24:04 AM

That's the point. Virtually nothing ever releases during the summer.

And furthermore, up until a few years ago, the "other" summer in this industry was the first quarter. All the games were out, people had spent all their money, etc.

Now, with SO many games trying to come out for the holidays, really big-name titles that would normally release then escape into January/February, which makes things even crazier.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:22:18 PM
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The whole summer drought thing is weird to me, I mean a lot of gamers are in school and that is a time when they have free time so why no bunch of big games?

Thankfully the only thing I'll be worried about getting right away is Dead Island and possibly the Resident Evil HD games (which are coming in at $20 a piece my friends).

I'll be as busy as a set of blue goat lips at a crabshack so Skyrim and Uncharted 3 might have to wait till xmas. I'm cited for the new Silent Hill but I'll wait for scores first, it better not fail.

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Claire C
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:25:02 PM

$20 for Code Veronica is steep imo, despite that fact that I really like that game.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:27:33 PM

I agree Claire, but that's Capcom, never cutting anybody a break ever.

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Claire C
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:31:41 PM

And still no sign of the boxed versions on Amazon..

I also agree about SH Downpour. I really, really hope it good. *fingers crossed*

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Jawknee
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 3:13:08 AM

Wait, they confirmed they are releasing digital and blu ray versions of RE4 and CV, are the digital versions going to cost less than the disc versions? If so, that's a first. Because the digital versions are $14 euro I think. From what I have read.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 9:00:46 AM

I've only seen Ben report on Blu Ray versions, I dunno what his source was, I can't confirm that anywhere except I've seen mention that Japan might get them.

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Excelsior1
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 9:17:03 AM

just got off phone with gamestop...the resident evil remakes will only be available through digital distribution in na and europe. apparently there was some miscommunication that led people to believe we were getting a boxed release, but we are not. there is an article on the sixth axis clearing up this matter as well. no boxed release for us. japan is getting boxed releases. maybe that is what has cuased the confusion.

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Claire C
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:58:00 PM

Capcom is so lame.

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Claire C
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:23:44 PM
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I've already pre-ordered

TESV Skyrim
Shadow/Ico HD Collection
Batman Arkham City
Dark Souls

if I had to choose a few others to add it'd be

MGS HD Collection
Assassin's Creed Revelations
Uncharted 3
Silent Hill HD Collection

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 11:00:57 PM

Crap I forgot about the Silent Hill collection, gotta get that too. I need real horror.

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Mamills
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:26:46 PM
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yea, out of that list, only uncharted and battlefield for me, everything else can wait till i get it for cheap

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Qubex
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:55:42 AM

Mamills, what creature is that right there... Never seen anything like it?

Q!

"play.experience.enjoy"

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Mamills
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 3:09:56 AM

lol, its just a creature i designed and painted a while back.

http://millstration.cleanfolio.com/gallery/497064

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Beamboom
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 6:03:08 AM

Mamills, those were some really great looking works!! Man I'd put some of those on my wall if I could.

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BikerSaint
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 11:07:46 AM

Mamills,

That's some mighty fine work you've done there!

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clockwyzebkny
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:31:17 PM
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I'm definitely getting Uncharted 3, Saints Row the third, Battlefield 3, Twisted Metal, Batman and COD MW3. I'm not to sure about Rage though.

I know it might seem a BIT crazy, but I think i'm looking forward to Saints Row more than any other game on the list and I LOVE the Uncharted series.

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Beamboom
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 5:41:19 AM

You're not crazy unless I am too(!). Saints Row the Third is what I am looking most forward to as well.

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Oyashiro
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:43:17 PM
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Fall is like a woman. Your going to have a lot of fun, but your going to have to work two jobs to get through it.

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Dancemachine55
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 10:45:02 PM
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Thank God for preorders!! Means the money I save now goes towards paying for a lot of those games coming out between Sept and Dec.

I already have Gears 3, Uncharted 3, Resistance 3, Batman Arkham City, ICO/SotC HD and MGS Collection on preorder and mostly paid off. Deus Ex, Twisted Metal, Assassin's Creed Revelations and Battlefield 3 I'm gonna wait for a big ol' price drop. Skyrim I'm gonna wait for the DLC to come out then get the GOTY Edition of Skyrim discounted well into next year.

As for early 2012, I've got Mass Effect 3 and Bioshock Infinite in my sights. SSX could be great, but am gonna wait for Ben's review on that one.

I have no interest in NFS The Run or Modern Warfare 3. Saints Row The Third, Silent Hill Downpour, RAGE and Dark Souls I might check out during next year's big mid-year drought.

My wallet is doing pretty well so far during this drought. I just hope my savings won't deplete too fast with Sept, Oct and Nov fast approaching. God, I can't wait for Uncharted 3 and Gears 3!!! AND the MGS and ICO Collection!!! Mass Effect 3 and Bioshock Infinite can't come soon enough!!!

As for the rest of you struggling to decide which games are worth getting Day 1, good luck! I've made my decisions, I hope you can make yours. :)

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WorldEndsWithMe
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 11:02:40 PM
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Think Uncharted 3 will have an epic CE?

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Aura7541
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 11:03:00 PM
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Hey, Ben, this is off-topic, but can you write about Level-5's possible localizations of its other games? Level-5 International America is holding a poll on Facebook on which Level-5 game is the most wanted localized game. Among the list is the PS3 version of Ninokuni. Here's the article from Playstation Lifestyle.

http://playstationlifestyle.net/2011/07/27/level-5-needs-your-localization-vote/

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JDC80
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 11:05:27 PM
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Got gamefly so I'll be playing Uncharted 3 and Batman AC this fall. I know the Call of Duty fans will have MW3 on low availability for months. Blacks Ops is still on low availability

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sirbob6
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 11:09:54 PM
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I will be fine. The only things off that list I am getting Day 1 are Dark Souls and Uncharted. I am waiting for some price drops on some of the other.

By the way does anyone know when the new R&C is coming out?

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Fane1024
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:20:26 AM

10/18, last I heard.

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sirbob6
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:39:02 AM

Thanks, I'll pick that one up too.

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leatherface
Wednesday, July 27, 2011 @ 11:28:42 PM
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PS3 exclusives for me only. multiplat games will wait till their price drops.

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tes37
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:16:08 AM
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The fall is the hardest time of the year for me to get the games I want because of the holidays. Uncharted 3 is definitely on my list, but I have to pay more attention to how much I spend and that makes it a tough decision on the other 2 or 3 games I'll probably be able to get. I have to make sure I don't put myself at the top of my gift buying list as that spot is reserved for my daughter.

Batman and Ace Combat are the other games I'm most interested in, but Ace Combat seems to have changed a lot from what I've seen in videos. I'm not sure I'll like what they've done that makes it look like a different franchise to me.

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tes37
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:41:28 AM

I just remembered I pre-ordered ICO and SOTC collection so I'm already slipping in the pay attention department. Amazon sent me an e-mail the other day regarding the release date.

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Russell Burrows
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:20:01 AM
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Yes its possible to spend some cash on games but its nowhere near as cash intensive a hobby as home theater is.

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StangMan80
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:27:23 AM
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yeah, what's up with that, it's always all the games I most want always come in Oct., Nov. and some leak into Jan. but it's always like this.
Why can't we see more big titles in the summer!???

It will help out the consumers and the developers because there's almost for sure going to be more sales.

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StangMan80
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:34:54 AM
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I know I'm only going to get my top 4 games. But there is easily over 12 that I want, but I don't have a tree in my backyard that grows money.

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OverBerg
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:50:07 AM
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In order for me:
Uncharted 3
Dark Souls
Elder Scrolls
Silent Hill
Batman

I want to have Silent Hill higher on my list, but I'm skeptical about the execution. I've really been wanting to play an old school-style survival horror game lately. I even went so far as to get the original Clock Tower on my phone for nostalgia. Does anyone think Downpour will actually deliver? I'm hoping, but not so sure yet...

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Kai200X
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 1:03:48 AM
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At this moment, I am going for those following

•ICO/Shadow of Colossus HD Collections
•Batman: Arkham City
•The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
•Assassin's Creed: Revelations
•Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
•Dark Souls

But if by any chance I got some extra money, I will try to pick up Twisted Metal and Silent Hill Downpour and HD Collections

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Vivi_Gamer
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:56:16 AM
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I know this may sound bad but all them titles mentioned I feel I can wait for the price to lowwer. Catherine is the only title I want urgently, for it's innovation. I like Uncharted, but I can wait like i did for U2. same for Resistance. Silent Hill: Downpour... I'm very cautious about anyway....

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Beamboom
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 6:48:34 AM

I hear ya. There's only one, maaaaybe two d1p in that list, the rest will have to wait for the unavoidable December sale. Play com usually have some *insane* low prices on AAA titles mid december.

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Vivi_Gamer
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 6:53:56 AM

Exactly, I imagine Resistance 3 wil already be half price by January.

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Jed
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 4:20:39 AM
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I know I MUST get UC3, TM, R3, and maybe AC:R. But that is a lot for me. I may have to sell my damn wallet just to keep up with half of the games I want.

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___________
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 4:33:28 AM
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nowhere near as bad as september, in fact this has gotta be the first year where septembers got more games releasing then october/november.
septembers normally got maybe 3 or 4, its normally october and november that are the fullest.
this year though its quite the opposite, partly thanks to all the HD remakes releasing.
i mean did i miss the meeting or something?
when did the law pass saying HD collections are only allowed to release in september?

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Beamboom
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 5:39:37 AM
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Saints Row 3 is *the* headliner for me.
But doesn't poor Ratchet&Clank deserve to also be mentioned on that list?

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Claire C
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:43:05 PM

Probably not. :_(

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TheOldOne
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 1:57:40 PM

Yep, "Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One" deserved to be on the list!

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AshT
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 7:43:19 AM
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U3, Batman: AC and AC: Revelations are day 1 for me,
will wait for Ben's Review on:
Twisted Metal
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Battlefield 3
Rage
Dark Souls
Silent Hill: Downpour
probably buy couple among these

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SaiyanSempai
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 9:19:35 AM
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That probably works out pretty well. Pick up Uncharted 3 when it comes out, then after a few months, when you're ready to buy Batman or Battlefield (or any others), they should be about $40 on Amazon already.

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DrRockso87
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 9:44:20 AM
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Only three of those games I'm grabbing at launch (Uncharted 3, AssCreed Revelations and Batman: Arkham City; notable mention to Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One as well). The rest I'll wait until next year to play (Skyrim notably; I just don't need a time sink right now, no matter how enticing) whereas some I don't even care about (Modern Warfare 3, Battlefield 3, Need for Speed: The Run, Rage, Ace Combat: Assault Horizon, etc.)

It's funny, most of my purchases this Fall will be HD remakes. Seriously, God of War Origins HD, Resident Evil 4 HD, plus Team Ico HD collection and maaaaybe Splinter Cell HD (that or I'll grab it eventually) are the only games I'm grabbing in September so far. Then Oddworld HD and Metal Gear Solid HD soon after.

But yeah. This Fall is making my wallet hurt. Badly. Thank God I paid for most of the games I listed already. Ugh, my social life is screwed. haha

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tridon
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:05:13 PM

Same with me! HD Collections are running wild and they're all so amazing! The only one that doesn't interest me is Splinter Cell. I'll have MGS HD to tie over my craving for stealth. ;)

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DcIronfist
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 10:34:02 AM
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So many i want to play. Do I wait for price drops or try to jam them all in. I think maybe 3 or 4 of my favorites and then when i have beaten them i will see which of the others have fallen in price. :)

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Highlander
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:03:30 PM
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Uncharted 3 for sure, perhaps 1 or two others. But that's not really a packed list for me at all.

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McLovin519
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:10:06 PM
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Pre-Ordered:
Batman: Arkham City
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
Battlefield 3

Very Strong Interest:
Saints Row: The Third
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Twisted Metal
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Assassin's Creed: Revelations

Ouch! $480

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tridon
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:03:33 PM

Those are the exact same three pre-orders that I have, too. :P

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tlpn99
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 12:43:43 PM
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Damn im gonna be skint, oh well good job im single, gonna be busy for me :)

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tridon
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:02:10 PM
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I'm WAY too broke to get all the games that I want to get this fall! I'm shooting an independent feature film, I'm the best man at my buddy's wedding, I'm going to the New York Comic Con with my girlfriend where I'm going to ask her a certain question, and my sister's having a baby, so I'm gonna be an uncle. Why did this have to be the fall with SOOOO many amazing games?! Anyway, this is how I'm breaking it down...

DAY 1 BUY
- Batman: Arkham City
- Battlefield 3
- God of War Origins Collection
- ICO/Shadow of the Colossus Collection
- Journey
- Metal Gear Solid HD Collection
- Resident Evil 4 HD
- Tekken Hybrid
- Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

DOWN THE ROAD (& ASKING FOR CHRISTMAS)
- Assassin's Creed: Revelations
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
- Goldeneye Reloaded
- Need for Speed: The Run
- Silent Hill HD Collection
- Silent Hill: Downpour
- Twisted Metal

Yeah, it doesn't look like my brokeness is going anywhere! :D

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thj_1980
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:08:17 PM

HOLY CRAP, that is a lot of games. You are going to have to get ready to rob a bank or something.

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thj_1980
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 2:07:38 PM
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Get ready people save that green in your wallet!!!

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Spanky
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 3:35:05 PM
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Ill buy Madden on it's release and then I'll choose about three of those for Santa! ;(

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Spanky
Sunday, July 31, 2011 @ 11:49:02 AM

Oh the other Killer is....I need to upgrade my old 30g Fatty to a sleek new 500g unit! EVERYTHING IS DLC now AND some of the games I've been looking at have as much as 5g of download to them! Heck that's more than my first Windows PC had! ;)

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Gordo
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 3:51:27 PM
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Phew, with a wife, two kids, dog, two cars and a mortgage, that doesn't leave too much time or money for games.

Make the most of your time young uns...;-)

Uncharted 3 is the only one I'll probably get day one! That will last me a month! Hopefully pick a few up later when they are cheaper.

One good thing about a packed Sep-Nov is that it leaves a lot of excellent games available for the rest of the year at a cheaper price.

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NLCanada
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 4:41:25 PM
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You can add NHL 12, Gears of War 3 to that list as well, coming out around that time. Alot of awesome games coming up.

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hadouken
Thursday, July 28, 2011 @ 8:03:21 PM
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Totally agree with this article. I really never understood why games never release in the summer that much. I mean people seem to have more time due to summer vacation and work vacations.

I will be broke come Christmas lol.

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CanuckOldTimer
Sunday, July 31, 2011 @ 10:23:39 AM
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but even if you wanted most of them surely you could not play them all in a short span ? just decide which ones to buy used later. They really should spread the titles over the year though.....

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Draguss
Sunday, July 31, 2011 @ 11:24:26 AM
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I feel a stabbing pain in my wallet...

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Saber1989
Wednesday, August 03, 2011 @ 12:55:57 PM
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Uncharted, CoD, and FIFA, all the other games I wait for 2 years so prices will drop then I ll enjoy them

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