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The world’s biggest video games show, Electronic Entertainment Expo, hit Los Angeles earlier this month. Jennifer Dudley- Nicholson takes a look at the top 10 games launched at E3 2012
The franchise that earned $ 1 billion in just 16 days with Modern Warfare 3 is poised for an epic return. Set during a second Cold War, in 2025, it will feature advanced weapons, robots and drones as well as a new type of single- player campaign. Downloadable expansion packs, such as zombie and multi- player modes, will launch on Xbox 360 first. CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS II Xbox 360/ PlayStation 3/ PC Due: November 13 ALL- STARS BATTLE ROYALE PlayStation 3/ PlayStation Vita Due: Late 2012 Playstation hosts an all- in fight with this title which features many familiar faces. Two big names, Nathan Drake and Big Daddy, will fight alongside Fat Princess, god Kratos, and creepy clown Sweet Tooth. All- Stars will be one of the first titles to make more of PlayStation 3’ s cross- play feature, allowing PlayStation Vita users to battle those using a PS3.