The Week in Games: Zerg RushS

StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty - a sequel following its predecessor more than 10 years later, and officially under development for the past three years, finally launches on Tuesday. So does the online racing MMO Need for Speed World.

Today, July 25

  • Napoleon: Total War - The Peninsular Campaign (PC)

Monday, July 26

  • Dive: The Medes Islands Secret (WiiWare)
    Heavy Fire: Special Operations (WiiWare)
    Samantha Swift and the Hidden Roses of Athena (DS)

Tuesday, July 27

  • Alan Wake: The Signal (XBLA) - The first expansion for Remedy's moody thriller arrives on Xbox Live .
  • BlazBlue: Continuum Shift (PS3, 360) - The popular 2D fighter arrives in North America .
  • Need for Speed World (PC) - Electronic Arts' popular racing franchise moves to the PC with this MMO.
  • Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty (PC, Mac) - One of the most heavily anticipated PC games of recent times, the new release will focus on the Terran side of the conflict, with Protoss and Zerg expansions to come .

Also: Arc Rise Fantasia (Wii); Chuck E Cheese's Party Games (Wii)
Clash of the Titans (PS3, 360); Farm Frenzy: Animal Country (DS); Galaxy Racers (DS).

Wednesday, July 28

  • Hydro Thunder Hurricane (360)

Friday, July 30

  • Arcade Air Hockey & Bowling (PSP)
    Commander: Conquest of the Americas (PC)

Saturday, July 31

  • Soccer Bashi (PSP, Wii))

Looking Ahead

Aug 4: Castlevania Harmony of Despair. Aug. 10: Madden NFL 11, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, Monday Night Combat, Lucha Libre AAA: Heroes of the Ring. Aug. 17: Kane & Lynch 2: Dog Days.

What are you getting? What do you want? What are you looking forward to? Sound it off below, and at #twig.