BUT WAIT, THERE’S MORE!
Mass Effect 2 is coming to the PS3 in January 2011.
The new extended trailer for The Lord of the Rings: War in the North (XBox, PS3, and PC, 2011) emphasizes the co-op gameplay.
There’s a new Heroes of Might and Magic (PC) coming in 2011.
Final Fantasy XIV Online (Sept. 30 on PC, and March 2011 on PS3) has finally been unveiled.
Tropico 4 (PC) was announced for 2011.
Insomniac games announced Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One, the first game in the series to feature four-player co-op.
The first screenshots of Sims Medieval (PC, March 2011) were released.
Excalibur Online (PC), a “free to play MMORT set in the days before Camelot,” started their open beta this week. Registration is free and you can start playing immediately.
New trailers/teasers were also released this week for Arcania: Gothic 4 (XBox, PS3, PC, Oct. 12, 2010), Tera (PC only, 2011), and Kingdom Under Fire II (Xbox and PC, late 2010), and Lord of the Rings: War in the North.
Square Enix previewed an upcoming shooter game called Gun Loco (Xbox 360) in which you fight intergalactic criminals who are wearing large rabbit heads. Seriously.
Among the new games on the iPhone/iPad is Jaws, by Bytemark Games. Yes, that’s really the name of the company.
That’s it for this week! Let me know in the comments what news you’re most excited about, and whether there are any games I’ve haven’t reported on that you’d like me to cover in future editions.