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Release This:  Awesomenauts, Sniper Elite V2  debut worldwide
Release This: Awesomenauts, Sniper Elite V2 debut worldwide
April 30, 2012 | By Danny Cowan

April 30, 2012 | By Danny Cowan
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Gamasutra's regular round-up of worldwide video game releases, "Release This!", takes a look at every game title we know to be shipping to stores this week, in a custom compiled list.

This week brings Awesomenauts, Fable Heroes, Sniper Elite V2, and a PS Vita port of Mortal Kombat to North America and Europe.

The following list covers all of the game software we know to be available -- across all platforms and regions -- for the week ending May 5th, 2012.

Games Released in the United States:

Swords & Soldiers developer Ronimo Games is set to launch its multiplayer online battle arena title Awesomenauts for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this week. Awesomenauts takes League of Legends' core gameplay and presents it in the context of a side-scrolling 2D platformer featuring multiple playable characters and gameplay modes.

Other standout titles premiering this week include Lionhead Studios' Xbox 360-exclusive action-RPG Fable Heroes, a PlayStation Vita port for NetherRealm's 3D fighter Mortal Kombat, Rebellion's multiplatform sniping sim Sniper Elite V2, and Bluehole Studio's PC MMORPG TERA.

Xbox 360:
- Awesomenauts (Xbox Live Arcade)
- Fable Heroes (Xbox Live Arcade)
- Sniper Elite V2

PlayStation 3:
- Awesomenauts (PlayStation Network)
- Sniper Elite V2

PlayStation Vita:
- Mortal Kombat

PlayStation Portable:
- Velocity (PlayStation minis)

PC:
- Call of Cthulhu: The Wasted Land (online)
- Nexuiz (Steam)
- Port Royale 3
- Sniper Elite V2
- TERA

Games Released in Europe:

Awesomenauts and Sniper Elite V2 also hit Europe this week, while PSP owners can expect to see a localization of Image Epoch's RPG Fate/Extra.

Xbox 360:
- Awesomenauts (Xbox Live Arcade)
- Fable Heroes (Xbox Live Arcade)
- Sniper Elite V2

PlayStation 3:
- Back to the Future: The Game
- Sniper Elite V2

Nintendo 3DS:
- Best Friends: Cats & Dogs 3D
- Luxor: Quest for the Afterlife

Nintendo DS:
- Murder on the Titanic

PlayStation Vita:
- Mortal Kombat

PlayStation Portable:
- Fate/Extra

PC:
- Sniper Elite V2
- TERA

Games Released in Japan:

No new titles are scheduled for release in Japan as the country celebrates Golden Week.


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