Your essential 2012 calendar for PS3 release dates


Save yourself some time and bookmark this page right now. Over the next twelve months you’ll be back here a lot. Consider this command HQ for 2012 PS3 game release dates, industry events (like E3 2012) and, of course, every OPM UK sale date. If that’s not enough, we’ve also made a Google calendar so you can plan your life around the release of Captain Morgane and the Golden Turtle. We won’t judge.


Consumer Electronics Show – 10 -13 January

Ignore the Ryvita-dry name – The International Consumer Electronics Show often lays a juicy news-egg or two.

Anarchy Reigns – 12 January

Atsushi Inaba’s earth-shaking thump -‘em-up hits PS3 this summer. Expect a man-sized helping of crazy with a side order of fist.


Soulcalibur V – 3 February

The heavily armoured, gloriously free-flowing fighter returns to PS3.

Final Fantasy XIII-2 – 3 February

Achingly beautiful JRPG aims to finally shake off the ‘FFVII is still the best’ tag.

Neverdead – 3 February

Head-rolling demon hunting with blacker-than-Satan’s-coal bunker sense of humour.

Metal Gear Solid HD Collection – 3 February

Forget Raiden’s Bayonetta-aping swordplay – all the classic stealth espionage action you need is right here.

Inversion – 10 February

Gravity gets a gun-butt to the genitals in this physics-bothering third person shooter.

Kindoms of Amalur: the Reckoning – 10 February

Fill your gaping Skyrim gap with this RPG from ex-Bethesda bod Ken Rolston and Spawn’s Todd MacFarlane.

The Darkness 2 – 10 February

Guns, pool cues, demonic appendages – vengeance is going to be messy like a dropped frog in this otherworldly FPS.