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Video game release highlights for first half 2010


You know, we were having a heckuva time committing all the compelling first half retail releases of 2010 to memory, so then we thought, why not write them down?

Bookmark this calendar to track your most anticipated games. Check back for updates -- and let us know what's on your radar in the comments section. (Time to crack open that piggy bank, eh?)


Updated: May 14

January | February | March | April | May | June | Q3–Q4 | TBD

Note: This is not a comprehensive retail calendar. For complete release date news, click here.


January
January 5
  • Bayonetta (PS3 / Xbox 360) [review]
  • Darksiders (PS3 / Xbox 360) [review]
January 12
  • Army of Two: The 40th Day (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PSP) [review; snap judgment]
  • Sands of Destruction (DS)
January 19
  • Dark Void (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC)
  • Glory of Heracles (DS)
January 26
  • Mass Effect 2 (Xbox 360 / PC) [review]
  • MAG (PS3)
  • No More Heroes 2: Desperate Struggle (Wii)
  • Tatsunoko vs. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars (Wii) [review]



February
February 2
  • Star Trek Online (PC)
  • White Knight Chronicles (PS3) [review]
February 9
  • BioShock 2 (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC) [review]
  • Dante's Inferno (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PSP)
  • Shiren the Wanderer (Wii)
  • Star Ocean: The Last Hope International (PS3)
February 16
  • Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth (DS)
  • Aliens vs. Predator (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC)
  • Dynasty Warriors: Strikeforce (PS3 / Xbox 360)
  • SOCOM: Fireteam Bravo 3 (PSP) [review]
February 23
  • Heavy Rain (PS3) [review]
  • Lunar: Silver Star Harmony (PSP)



March
March 2
  • Battlefield: Bad Company 2 (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC) [reviews: multi- / single-player]
  • Supreme Commander 2 (PC) [Xbox 360: March 16]
March 9
  • Final Fantasy XIII (PS3 / Xbox 360) [review]
  • Resident Evil 5: Gold Edition (PS3 / Xbox 360)
March 16
  • Command & Conquer 4: Tiberian Twilight (PC)
  • Dragon Age: Origins - Awakening (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC) [retail expansion]
  • God of War III (PS3) [review]
  • Pokémon HeartGold / SoulSilver (DS) [March 14] [review]
  • Resonance of Fate (PS3 / Xbox 360)
March 23
  • Just Cause 2 (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC) [review]
  • Red Steel 2 (Wii) [review]
March 30
  • WarioWare D.I.Y. (DS) [March 28] [review]



April
April 13
  • Splinter Cell: Conviction (Xbox 360) [PC: April 27]
April 20
  • Monster Hunter Tri (Wii) [review]
April 27
  • FIFA World Cup 2010 South Africa (All)
  • Super Street Fighter IV (PS3 / Xbox 360) [review]



May
May 11
  • 3D Dot Game Heroes (PS3) [review]
  • Lost Planet 2 (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC) [review]
  • Skate 3 (PS3 / Xbox 360) [review]
May 18
  • Alan Wake (Xbox 360) [review]
  • Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands (All)
  • Red Dead Redemption (PS3 / Xbox 360)
  • Split/Second (PS3 / Xbox 360)
May 25
  • Blur (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC)
  • ModNation Racers (PS3 / PSP) [review]
  • Super Mario Galaxy 2 (Wii) [May 23]



June
June 1
  • Alpha Protocol (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC) [confirmed]
June 8
  • Green Day: Rock Band (PS3 / Xbox 360 / PC) [confirmed]
  • Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (PSP) [updated]
  • Tiger Woods PGA Tour 11 (PS3 / Xbox 360 / Wii / iPhone) [confirmed]
June 22 June 29
  • Sin & Punishment: Star Successor (Wii) [June 27] [updated]
  • Singularity [confirmed]


Q3–Q4



TBD

This article was originally published on Joystiq.