Best Video Games to Hit the Stores in 2011

There is no doubt that video games have come a long way where initial games were just simple shooting and racing games where as today games are more involving and is based on certain Hollywood movies or strategy playing. Every year there are some top video games that really capture the attention of the gamers because of their strategic plot, sound, visual graphics and even because of the flexibility that the player has to move up the level.

Best Video Games

Today, video games are not only different but they can be played on different gaming platforms like on computer or Xbox 360 or Sony PS3. Here we take a sneak peek into some of the best video games that are going to hit the stands in coming few months.

1. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

This is certainly the most anticipated video game of the year 2011. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a role playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios. This is going to be the fifth installment of the game series and will be released towards the end of 2011. As per the information it is set to launch somewhere in November 2011 for Microsoft Windows, PS3 and Xbox 360. The game is about the land of Skyrim and the player has to save the land from the destruction.

2. Crysis 2

This video game can also be term as the best video game amongst all other video games 2011. The game is first person shooter video game developed by Crytek and published by Electronic Arts. This will be the sequel to the earlier Crysis game and will be available for Microsoft Windows, PS3 and Xbox 360. This game will be the first that will have CryEngine 3 game engine for better gaming experience. The game plot is set in the New York City in the year 2023. Crytek wanted to make the game look new and better and therefore they decided to go for a city plot rather than going for the same jungle adventure.

3. Diablo 3

Diablo was a big hit in the year 1997 when it was launched for the first time. However, Diablo 3 is the third installment of the game which involves horror and dark fantasy in it. The game is action role playing game where many characters from the second installment will make their appearance in the game. This time the game is set in a sanctuary and the heroes will have to combat the evil destructive forces that are present in the sanctuary. The players have total control over the game and they can select their character classes and manage different equipments as well. To make the game more interesting developers have also incorporated new characters in the game.

4. GTA 5

Grand Theft Auto has always garnered a lot of public attention from everywhere because there are millions of people who are simply addicted to this game because they can do so many things that they cannot do in any other game. Now GTA 5 is going to be launched in this year and it will surely create some buzz for the way it has been designed.

5. Max Payne 3

Max Payne initially received a lot of success but the second installment was not as good as the first one. However, Rockstar Vancouver has decided to come up with the third installment that will be more challenging and interesting for the gamers. Max Payne 3 is a third person shooter video game published by Rockstar Games for Windows Microsoft, PS3 and Xbox 360. The game was supposed to be launched in 2010 but for some reasons the publishers have decided to release the game in early period of 2011. The bullet time mode is still considered to be the best selling point for this game.

6. Mass Effect 3

Mass Effect is also one of the popular games that is going to come up with its third installment Mass Effect 3. The game has been developed by BioWare and published by Electronic Arts. The game will be available for Windows Microsoft, PS3 and Xbox 360. The story will complete the story arc of Commander Shepard and will have different variables from the earlier two installments. This will be the final chapter of Mass Effect series.

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3 Responses to Best Video Games to Hit the Stores in 2011

  1. Devin D January 18, 2011 at 5:16 pm #

    well ps2 is still holding up in onlinestores

  2. Another January 18, 2011 at 8:04 pm #

    What, no Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword?

    • Derekrstewart January 18, 2011 at 11:49 pm #

      no resident evil either ???

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