2011: Year in Review

Release Schedule:

1st Half2nd Half
  • Jan 4 - Lost in Shadow
  • Jan 11 - Ghost Trick
  • Jan 18 - LittleBigPlanet 2
  • Jan 25 - Dead Space 2
  • Feb 8 - About a Blob
  • Feb 8 - Stacking
  • Feb 15 - Tactics Ogre: Let Us Cling Together
  • Feb 15 - Marvel vs Capcom 3
  • Feb 16 - Hard Corps Uprising
  • Feb 22 - Killzone 3
  • Feb 22 - Radiant Historia
  • Feb 22 - Bulletstorm
  • Mar 1 - PixelJunk Shooter 2
  • Mar 6 - Pokemon Black/White
  • Mar 8 - Dragon Age 2
  • Mar 15 - Yakuza 4
  • Mar 15 - Okamiden
  • Mar 22 - Final Fantasy Dissidia 012
  • Apr 19 - Portal 2
  • Apr 19 - Mortal Kombat
  • Apr 19 - Final Fantasy IV Complete Collection
  • Apr 26 - Outland
  • Apr 27 - Nin2-Jump
  • May 4 - Section 8: Prejudice
  • May 10 - Brink
  • May 17 - L.A. Noire
  • JUNE 6 - E3
  • Jun 7 - Red Faction: Armageddon
  • Jun 7 - Infamous 2
  • Jun 14 - Duke Nukem Forever
  • Jun 14 - Alice: Madness Returns
  • Jun 19 - Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3D
  • Jun 21 - Dungeon Siege III
  • Jun 21 - Shadows of the Damned
  • Jul 13 - Ms. 'Splosion Man
  • Jul 20 - Bastion
  • Jul 27 - From Dust
  • Aug 3 - Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet
  • Aug 16 - El Shaddai
  • Aug 16 - No More Heroes: Paradise
  • Aug 23 - Deus Ex: Human Revolution
  • Sep 6 - Bloodrayne: Betrayal
  • Sep 6 - Dead Island
  • Sep 6 - Resistance 3
  • Sep 6 - Warhammer 40k: Space Marine
  • Sep 12 - Renegade Ops
  • Sep 20 - Gears of War 3
  • Sep 27 - Team ICO Collection
  • Oct 4 - Rage
  • Oct 4 - Dark Souls
  • Oct 4 - Spider-Man: Edge of Time
  • Oct 18 - Batman: Arkham City
  • Oct 18 - RocketBirds: Hardboiled Chicken
  • Oct 18 - Okabu
  • Oct 18 - Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One
  • Oct 24 - Kirby's Return to Dream Land
  • Oct 25 - Pixeljunk Sidescroller
  • Oct 25 - Battlefield 3
  • Nov 1 - Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
  • Nov 1 - Sonic Generations
  • Nov 8 - Call of Duty: MW3
  • Nov 8 - Metal Gear Solid HD Collection
  • Nov 11 - Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  • Nov 13 - Super Mario 3D Land
  • Nov 15 - Assassin's Creed: Revelations
  • Nov 15 - Saints Row: The Third
  • Nov 15 - Rayman Origins
  • Nov 15 - Jurassic Park
  • Nov 20 - Zelda: Skyward Sword
  • Dec 20 - Trine 2
  • Dec 22 - Mighty Switch Force!

Personal Rankings:

ConsolesDownloadsPortables
  1. Alice: Madness Returns
  2. Portal 2
  3. Dungeon Siege III
  4. Batman: Arkham City
  5. Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
  6. Kirby's Return to Dreamland
  7. Mortal Kombat
  8. Shadows of the Damned
  9. Assassin's Creed Revelations
  10. Dragon Age 2
  11. Zelda: Skyward Sword
  12. Dead Space 2
  13. Resistance 3
  14. Deus Ex: Human Revolution
  1. Renegade Ops
  2. Bastion
  3. Outland
  4. Bloodrayne: Betrayal
  5. Pixeljunk Shooter 2
  6. Soul Brother
  7. Mighty Switch Force!
  8. Eufloria
  9. Rocketbirds: Hardboiled Chicken
  10. Crysis
  11. Captain America: Shield of Justice
  1. Ghost Trick
  2. Super Mario 3D Land
  3. Pokemon Black
  4. Tactics Ogre: LUCT
  5. Radiant Historia

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4 Comments
Posted by Elerigo

lacking skyrim

Posted by Siphillis

Glad to see someone out there is hyped for a new Zelda.

Posted by iGaboru

Nice list but seeing Dark Souls so low makes me sad :P

Posted by Stahlbrand

Good list. Handy resource as I was thinking about released 2011 games and making my own list of 2011 Burners.