The Best Video Games of 2012by basiliskwarth | created - 25 Dec 2012 | updated - 19 Nov 2014 | Public
1. Mass Effect 3 (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
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 galaxy, only a miracle could save them. Then again, Shepard did come back from the dead.
3. The Walking Dead: The Game - Season 1 (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Drama
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.
4. XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Sci-Fi
Threatened by an unknown enemy, Earth's governments unite to form an elite paramilitary organization, known as XCOM. As the commander of XCOM, you control the global defense team in a battle against a terrifying alien invasion.
5. Dishonored (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
After being framed for the murder of the Empress he swore to protect, a once trusted bodyguard with supernatural abilities is forced to become a masked assassin in order to seek revenge on those who conspired against him.
7. Assassin's Creed III (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, History
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.
8. Deponia (2012 Video Game)
M | Adventure
The world has degenerated into a vast garbage dump, in which Rufus ekes out his sorry existence. On his escape to the rich city of Elysium he runs into the attractive lady Goal, and ... See full summary »
9. Far Cry 3 (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Crime
While skydiving, Jason Brody and his friends land on an island overrun by pirates, where Jason is torn between fighting for the Rakyat resistance and rescuing his friends.
10. Dear Esther (2012 Video Game)
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.
11. Game of Thrones (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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.
12. Binary Domain (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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.
15. Diablo III (2012 Video Game)
M | Action, Fantasy, Horror
Twenty years after the events of Diablo II, Deckard Cain and his niece Leah are in Tristram Cathedral when a mysterious star falling from the sky strikes the Cathedral, creating a deep crater into which Deckard Cain disappears.