The Week In Games: Quite A Reach

Tuesday marks the culmination of a year's worth of hype - and the narrative of a franchise that transformed console gaming in the first decade of the century.

Sunday, Sept. 12

  • Professor Layton and the Unwound Future (DS)

Tuesday, Sept. 14

  • Halo: Reach (Xbox 360) - The fourth and final installment of the groundbreaking FPS series takes us back to where it all began.

Also: Alpha and Omega (DS), Cabela's North American Adventures (PS2, PS3, PSP, Wii, 360), Deer Drive (DS), Dragon's Lair Trilogy (Wii), Fancy Nancy: Tea Party Time! (DS), Gladiator Begins (PSP), Gormiti: The Lords of Nature! (DS, Wii), Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole (DS, PS3, Wii, 360), Painkiller: Pandemonium (PC), Patrician IV (PC), Phantasy Star Portable 2 (PSP), Phineas and Ferb Ride Again (DS), Racquet Sports (PS3), Scooby-Doo! and the Spooky Swamp (DS, PS2, Wii), Swords (Wii), The Guild 2: Renaissance (PC), The Lord of the Rings: Aragorn's Quest (DS, PS2, PSP, Wii), Truth or Lies (PS3, Wii, 360), Yu-Gi-Oh! 5D's: Duel Transer (Wii).

Wednesday, Sept. 15

  • Flight Control HD (PSN)
  • Sonic Adventure (XBLA)
  • Star Wars: Clone Wars Adventures (PC)

Friday, Sept. 17

  • Brunswick Pro Bowling (PS3)

Looking Ahead

Sept. 21: Civilization V; DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue; Sept. 28: Dead Rising 2, FIFA 11, Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light (PSN); Sept. 30: Final Fantasy XIV Online; Oct. 5: NBA 2K11, NBA Elite 11, NBA Jam.

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