Today's release of Pikmin 3 on Wii U, plus Tuesday's Tales of Xillia on PlayStation 3 and Dragon's Crown on PS3 and PS Vita, wake the video game release calendar up from its usual midsummer slumber.


• Pikmin 3 (Wii U)


• The Sims 3 Dragon Valley (PC, Mac)

• Dragon's Crown (PS3, Vita)

• Disney's Planes (Wii U, Wii, DS, 3DS)

• Air Conflicts Pacific Carriers (PS3)

• Tales of Xillia (PS3)

• Divinity Dragon Commander (PC)


• The Treasures of Mystery Island 2: The Gates of Fate (Mac)


• Spelunky (PC)

• Guacamelee! (PC)

• Tropico 4: Gold Edition (Mac)

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