New video games out this week: Awesomenauts, Sniper Elite V2, Tera and Fable Heroes.


Awesomenauts
Developer: Ronimo Games
Publisher: THQ Inc
Release Date: May 1, 2012
Platform(s): PS3, Xbox
Genre: First-person Shooter

Awesomenauts is a side-scrolling, multiplayer online, battle arena game that features the most awesome mercenaries in the galaxy fighting for territorial supremacy. Expect to see Space frogs with mohawks, giant robots, and lots of other mighty aliens.


Sniper Elite V2
Developer: Rebellion Developments
Publisher: Rebellion Developments
Release Date: May 1, 2012
Platform(s): PS3, Windows, Xbox
Genre: Action

Sniper Elite V2 takes place in the same time-frame and location as Rebellion’s 2005 game, Sniper Elite. During the battle of Berlin – April 1945, you play as the main character, American Offices of Strategic Services Officer, Karl Fairburne. You must either kill or capture scientists involved in the German V2 programme. This third-person shooter game focuses more on using stealth, than brute force. First-person view is used for sniping.


Tera
Developer: Bluehole Studios
Publisher: En Masse Entertainment
Release Date: May 1, 2012
Platform(s): Windows
Genre: MMO

Fight to protect the Valkyon Federation while battling for glory and power in this visually stunning game that will immerse you in its varied environments. Craft some gear, form a group of allies and prepare to conquer a world through both influence and combat. Tera combines the depth of an MMO with the gratification of an action game.


Fable Heroes
Developer: Lionhead Studios
Publisher: Microsoft Studios
Release Date: May 2, 2012
Platform(s): Xbox
Genre: Action

Up to four players play cooperatively as well as competitively in this hack-and-slash adventure. Set in the Fable universe, you play as one of 12 characters from the four Fable games. Compete to collect gold coins, which will both level your character and unlock unique items in Fable: The Journey when it launches. Fable Heroes is available in both single and multiplayer modes.


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New video games out this week: Awesomenauts, Sniper Elite V2, Tera and Fable Heroes. Awesomenauts Developer: Ronimo Games Publisher: THQ Inc Release Date: May 1, 2012 Platform(s): PS3, Xbox Genre: First-person Shooter Awesomenauts is a side-scrolling, multiplayer online, battle arena game that features the most awesome mercenaries in the galaxy fighting for territorial supremacy. Expect to...