Rage With Your Machine

A jampacked Tuesday gives the core gamer Rage and Dark Souls. Sports fans get NBA 2K12 and loyal webheads will see Spider-Man: Edge of Time.

Today

Tetris Axis (3DS)

Tuesday

Dark Souls (PS3, 360)—The successor to From Software's uncompromisingly challenging Demon's Souls sends Xbox 360 gamers to hell and back for the first time.
NBA 2K12 (PC, PS2, PS3, PSP, Wii, 360)—Thirty-four of the greatest and most memorable teams in NBA history and many more of the league's most iconic players highlight this year's edition of 2K Sports' award-winning franchise.
Rage (PC, PS3, 360)—Fight for survival among the wastelands of an Earth shattered by an asteroid in id Software's action-adventure epic.
Spider-Man: Edge of Time (3DS, DS, PS3, Wii, 360)—Spider-Man's future and present-day selves must work together in Activision's superhero brawler.

Also: Age of Enigma: The Secret of the Sixth Ghost (PC); Chrono Trigger (PSN); Crysis (PSN, XBLA); Eufloria (PSN); Face Racers: Photo Finish (3DS); Motion Explosion! (360); NBA Jam: On Fire Edition; Portal 2: Peer Review (PC, PSN, XBLA); Resistance 3: Survival Pack (PSN); Sid Meier's Civilization V: Game of the Year Edition (PC).

Wednesday

Orcs Must Die! (XBLA)

Thursday

Just Dance 3 (Wii, 360)

Looking Ahead

Oct. 11: Ace Combat: Assault Horizon; Dead Rising 2: Off the Record; Forza Motorsport 4. Oct. 17: Professor Layton and the Last Specter. Oct. 18: Batman: Arkham City; Ratchet & Clank: All 4 One. Oct. 25: Battlefield 3, Kinect Sports Season Two, Dance Central 2. Nov. 1: Uncharted 3; The Lord of the Rings: War in the North; Sonic Generations; GoldenEye 007: Reloaded. Nov. 8: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3; Metal Gear Solid: HD Collection. Nov. 11: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Nov. 15: Assassin's Creed: Revelations; Halo Anniversary; Need for Speed: The Run; Rayman Origins; Saints Row the Third; Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3.

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