The Best Video Games of 2012

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Mass Effect 3 (2012 Video Game)
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Earth is under attack by a monstrous race of gigantic living ships known as the Reapers. Even if Commander Shepard could unite all surviving species in the universe, only a miracle can help. Then again, Shepard did come back from the dead.
Director: Casey Hudson
 
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Dark Souls (2011 Video Game)
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After escaping an asylum, an undead warrior treks through the dangerous kingdom of Lordran.
 
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The Walking Dead: The Game - Season 1 (2012 Video Game)
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In a world devastated by the undead, a convicted criminal is given a second chance at life when he comes across a little girl named Clementine. (51 mins.)
 
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XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
From the award-winning creators of Civilization comes a game about civilization's last stand. Threatened by an unknown enemy...
 
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Dishonored (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  
The Empress of Gristol is dead by an assassin's hand. Her bodyguard and confidant is framed for the crime, and set to be executed. When he's freed from prison by sympathizers of the rebellion, he's tasked with collapsing the city of Dunwall's aristocracy, by bloodshed or slander.
Director: Harvey Smith
 
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Legend of Grimrock (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
 
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Assassin's Creed III (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  
The American Colonies, 1775. It's a time of civil unrest and political upheaval in the Americas. As a Native American fights to protect his land and his people, he will ignite the flames of a young nation's revolution.
 
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Deponia (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
 
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Far Cry 3 (2012 Video Game)
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While skydiving, Jason Brody and his friends land on an island overrun by pirates. Jason is befriended by the Rakyat, a resistance movement. He is torn between fighting for the Rakyat resistance and the task of rescuing his friends.
Director: Laurent Bernier
 
10.
Dear Esther (2012 Video Game)
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Player is exploring an uninhabited Hebridean island, while in the same time voiced-over letters can be heard, directed to a woman name Esther. As the player continues throughout the game, more and more fragments of this story are revealed.
 
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Game of Thrones (2012 Video Game)
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Enter the gritty and medieval fantasy world of Westeros as players will forge alliances and wage battles as they play a pivotal role in the ongoing war for power of the Seven Kingdoms.
 
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Binary Domain (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
By 2080 highly advanced robots are common. An international special force is sent to Japan to shut down the Amada corporation for making androids that have skin, fake memories and can easily pass for humans, a highly illegal activity.
 
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Darksiders II (2012 Video Game)
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Death is one of the four horsemen.He embarks on a journey to get back his brother War.On his way he finds various weapons from his other brothers.
Director: Keith Arem
 
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Diablo III (2012 Video Game)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
The game takes place in Sanctuary, the dark fantasy world of the Diablo series, twenty years after the events of Diablo II...