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PC Game Release Dates for January 2012

List of new video games due out for the PC in January 2012

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The month of January contains five releases for the PC. As always release dates are subject to change without notice.

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Guild Wars Complete Collection

Release Date: Jan 2, 2012
Genre: MMORPG
Theme: Fantasy
Rating: T for Teen
Game Modes: Multiplayer
Game Series: Guild Wars
Guild Wars Complete Collection is a combo pack that includes the three campaign episodes and one expansion pack that were released from 2005 - 2007. This includes campaigns of Prophecies, Factions and Nightfall as well as the Eye of the North expansion. It is a great combo pack for those who have never played this subscription free MMORPG as well as players who may not have the complete set of campaigns. The sequel to Guild Wars, Guild Wars 2 has been in development since 2007 and has been announced that it will release sometime in 2012.

Men of War Gold Collection

Release Date: Jan 6, 2012
Genre: Real Time Strategy/Tactics
Theme: World War II, Modern Military
Rating: M for Mature
Game Modes: Single player, multiplayer
Game Series: Men of War
Men of War Gold Collection is another combo pack scheduled for release in January. It includes the Med of War Assault Squad which is set during World War II and covers battles in Europe, the Soviet Union Greece and North Africa. Players can play in three campaigns as the Allies, Germany or Soviet Union. Men of War Gold Collection also includes the Men of War Vietnam expansion pack which includes battles during the Vietnam War on the Ho Chi Minh trail, Mekong Delta and other famous offensives.

Choplifter HD

Release Date: Jan 11, 2012
Genre: Strategy
Theme: Modern Military
Rating: T for Teen
Game Modes: Single player, multiplayer
Choplifter HD is an update to the classic 1980s Choplifter that was originally created back in 1982 for the Apple II computer. In Choplifter HD, players will once again take control of a rescue helicopter pilot as they try to save as many people as they can. This remake takes the peril to the next level by having different helicopters to fly and more than 30 missions that include scenarios such as military prisoner rescue, saving people from zombie outbreaks and more. Information on another Choplifter like remake called Battle Chopper is detailed in our free game section.

Victoria II: A House Divided

Release Date: Jan 24, 2012
Genre: Strategy
Theme: Historical
Rating: T for Teen
Game Modes: Single player, multiplayer
Game Series: Victoria
Victoria II: A House Divided is an expansion pack for the historical grand strategy game Victoria II. The focus of A House Divided is is the American Civil War with a starting point of 1861. It includes the same in-depth civilization management as Victoria II with an improved user interface and other enhancements.

King Arthur II: The Role-Playing Wargame

Release Date: Jan 27, 2012
Genre: RPG
Theme: Fantasy
Rating: T for Teen
Game Modes: Single player, multiplayer
Game Series: King Arthur
King Arthur II The Role-Playing Wargame is the follow up to the surpise King Arthur Role Playing Wargame. It blends the strategy and RPG genre into a unique game that takes place in Britannia with Arthur trying to repair the damage done to his kingdom over the years. It includes knight quests, boss fights, real time battles with thousands of soldiers and monsters, and more.
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