Almost everyone loves to play games regardless of their age. Some play it for the sake of fun, while others for the sake of entertainment. But what they do have in common is the need of having some entertainment and a platform for honing their skills. Computer and play station games are quite an invention. Each year, all the gaming freaks are in search of something new and different. So keeping in view, these prevailing trends and preferences I have made a list of some of the most awaited games that have been scheduled for release this year and in the upcoming year. Hope you are going to like this list of the top 10 most anticipated games of 2012-2013.

10. Max Payne 3

You might have played or heard about this game in the near past. Max Payne is more like a sequel to the Max Payne shooter game franchise which has earned worldwide recognition since the times the first game was released. It was released on the pc platforms in the month of June. What makes this game different from all others in the series that it was not created by a new developer, Remedy Entertainment?

9. Transformers: Fall of Cybertron

The fall of cybertron is yet another spectacular release by the High Moon Studios organization. It was released on almost all of the gaming platforms on the same date. The game play is more like a depiction of the days that follow after the fall of cybertron. Now why you should play this game? It is because of the favorable reviews from critics and the users.

8. Gears of War: Judgment

The Gears of War is one of the most successful games to be released in the past few years. This fact can be understood by the high DVD sales that have been reported from time to time when the sequels were released. What’s more astonishing about the game are the characters Damon Baird alongside Augustus Cole which are going to be featured as protagonists. But you would have to wait for the release of the game on 19th March, 2013.

7. Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Dawnguard

The last version of the game had managed to earn some humungous success when it was launched in the year 2011. Keeping the previous success in line, the game enthusiasts are expecting a lot from the upcoming addition to the hit series. In order to play the game, you would be required to make use of some strategies and measures in order to turn out successful in the end. So, be prepared for the exhibition of the gaming skills you have learned over the past years.

6. BioShock Infinite

For those who have a strong belief in the concept of American Exceptionalism, this game would really be a jaw breaking and patriotic experience for you. The game falls in the first person shooter genre and is also an addition to the BioShock series. In order to play and cross the various levels of the game, you would be required to team up with a computer controlled member, Elizabeth. It is going to be launched in the year 2013, so let’s see what more we are going to see in the game.

5. GTA: V

Almost all of you are going to love what I have in store for you at number 5. Yes, GTA V is an upcoming addition to the all times super hit gaming franchise Grand Theft Auto.  The game would be released under the same banner of the rock star games. Now yet again, the game is going to feature a fictional game play and storyline which is going to begin the area of Los Santos in San Andreas. The makers of the game are of the view that it is going to be the biggest release ever in the history of the gaming industry. You may call it a cocky behavior from the side of the Rockstar Company, but one thing is for sure that the company really knows how to drive the gaming fans crazy.

4. Assassin’s Creed III

Designed by the Ubisoft Montreal, the game is going to be released on almost all of the gaming platforms in the month of October, 2012. Keeping the previous performances in mind, the game is expected to do better than the previous version of the game. The character in the lead is going to be a person named Connor Kenaway. Connor’s pursuit is going to be the prevention of the 2012 apocalypse for which he is going to fight in various dimensions.

3. Halo 4

It can be said with some confidence that Halo 4 is going to top the gaming charts as soon as it is going to be launched. The developmental phase of the game has been carried out under the banner of 343 industries. Furthermore, the Main Chief is going to return into the settings of the gameplay. Now that is really something which you should wait for till 6th of November, 2012.

2. Tomb Raider-2013

Crystal Dynamics is really back with a bang with the release of yet another addition to the Tomb Raider franchise. It is going to be released in the month of March, 2013. The game play of the movie is going to deal with Lara Croft re-seeking her origins and how she came to be known as Tomb Raider. Just like almost all of the games released under the banner, the designing of the game has been carried out Darrell Gallagher.

1. Call of Duty: Black Ops II

The fact that the game has been a huge success since the times the first game was released, so it is clear that this one is also going to beat the odds. It is also the first of the Call of Duty games that is going to encapsulate a futuristic setting, thus pushing it to the top of the most awaited games. Let us now wait and see what is going to happen on November 13th, 2012. Furthermore, there are going to be a total of two connected storylines of the game.