Metroid: Other M, on the Wii, is the biggest console release, returning to space with the iconic Samus Aran. Valkyria Chronicles II on PSP, Castle Crashers on PSN and a Dead Rising 2 prequel on XBLA round out the highlights.

Monday, Aug. 30

  • Cosmos X2 (DSiWare)
  • Ghost Pirates of Vooju Island (PC)
  • TNT Racers (PS3, Wii, 360)

Tuesday, Aug. 31

Also: Ace Combat: Joint Assault (PSP); Battlefield: Bad Company 2 Ultimate Edition (PS3, 360) ; Camp Rock: The Final Jam (DS) ; Cthulhu Saves the World (360); Guardians of Graxia (PC); Little Bears (DS); Sam & Max: The Devil's Playhouse Episode 5: The City That Dares Not Sleep (PC, PS3).

Wednesday, Sept. 1

  • Ferrari: The Race Experience (Wii)
    Mumbo Jumbo 6 Pack 2nd Edition (PC)
    Prison Tycoon: Alcatraz (PC)


Looking Ahead

Sept. 7: Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep, Spider-Man: Shattered Dimensions, NHL 11, Tom Clancy's H.A.W.X. 2, NHL Slapshot, R.U.S.E.; Sept. 14: Halo: Reach. Sept. 21: Civilization V; DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue.

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