Choose from these top game releases this fall

Brian Washington, Clarion Staff Writer

Fall is here, school is in session, football is being played, and most importantly we have embarked on the biggest fall releases of video games in history. Being in school, you obviously have time and money obligations. This article is here to help you navigate your video game choices.

Week of Oct 9, 2011

Forza Motorsport 4 (Xbox 360) – Forza 4 is one of the most popular racing franchises in gaming history will boast a roster of over 500 cars. Forza 4 will also be Kinect compatible. If racing simulations is your thing Forza 4 should be at the top of your list.

Week of Oct 16, 2011

Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One (PS3) – Up to 4 person co-op, also drop in and drop out play. Ratchet and Clank: All 4 One is a funny over the top action-adventure game.

Batman: Arkham City (Xbox360, PS3) – Arkham City is the much anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed Batman: Arkham Asylum. This action packed game will put us in control of the Caped Crusader with a fully explore Arkham City at our disposal. Arkham City will have plenty of collectables for those of you that enjoy hunting for everything that a game offers. If open world action is your thing, you should pick this one up.

Week of Oct 23, 2011

Battlefield 3 (Windows, PS3, Xbox360, iOs) – Battlefield is a war action, first person shooter. The PlayStation and Xbox 360 will have 24 person online game play. While the PC will boast up to 64 person online play. Not only will there be ground battle game play, but Battlefield is taking combat to the air in this addition. If you like to play your games online, this is a definite pickup.

Week of Oct 30, 2011

Uncharted 3: Drakes Deception (PS3) – The long awaited sequel to the award winning Uncharted 2. Drake’s Deception will put us back in control of Nathan Drake as he travels the world looking for the lost city of Iram of Pillar. Uncharted is an action adventure game mixing in elements of platforming, and shooting. Uncharted will also feature multiplayer. If you like epic storylines, mind-blowing graphics, and a whole lot of action Uncharted is for you.

Week of Nov 6, 2011

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 (Windows, Xbox360, PS3, Wii, DS) The next telling in the record selling franchise, Modern Warfare 3, puts you on the ground fighting the Russian Federation. Modern Warfare is another game which was made for those who love online game play.

Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Windows, PS3, Xbox 360) – Epic does not being to satisfy what we’re in for with the release of Skyrim. Rumored to have more than 300 hours of game play Skyrim will give you the most bang for your buck. It’s an open world adventure game where, literally, it is your option on where you go or what you do. If you are a hardcore Role Playing Game addict or a Dungeons and Dragon fan, don’t let this one pass you by.