Glossary

Achron

Achron

Release date: 2011

Genres: Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Linux

Publishers: Hazardous Software, Inc.

Achron is a real-time strategy computer game. It is considered to be the first "meta-time strategy game" (Real-time strategy with time travel), notable for being the first game with free-form multiplayer time travel and its themes of concepts like the grandfather paradox. Achron was released on August 29, 2011.

A Game of Thrones: Genesis

A Game of Thrones: Genesis

Release date: 2011

Genres: Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Focus Home Interactive

A Game of Thrones: Genesis is a strategy video game developed by Cyanide and published by Focus Home Interactive released exclusively for Microsoft Windows on September 28, 2011 in North America (only on Steam), September 29, 2011 in Europe and October 13, 2011 in Australia. The game is an adaptation of the A Song of Ice and Fire book series by George R. R. Martin and is the first such video game adaptation. The game takes place over 1,000 years of the fictional history of Westeros, beginning wi…

Ace Attorney Investigations 2

Ace Attorney Investigations 2

Release date: 2011

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Capcom

Gyakuten Kenji 2, unofficially known as Ace Attorney Investigations 2, is an adventure video game developed by Capcom. It was released in Japan for the Nintendo DS in 2011 and for Android and iOS in 2017; Capcom does not plan to release the game outside Japan, but a full English fan translation was released in 2014. The game is the sixth entry in the Ace Attorney series, and a sequel to Ace Attorney Investigations: Miles Edgeworth (2009). The game follows prosecutor Miles Edgeworth, detective Di…

Asphalt: Injection

Asphalt: Injection

Release date: 2011

Genres: Racing

Platforms: PS Vita

Publishers:

Asphalt: Injection is a racing game for the PlayStation Vita developed by Gameloft and released in 2011–2012. Just like Asphalt 3D, it was published by Konami in Japan and Ubisoft worldwide.

Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Avernum: Escape from the Pit

Release date: 2011

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Android, Apple IOS

Publishers:

Avernum: Escape from the Pit is a single-player role-playing video game developed by Spiderweb Software. It is the first game in the remade Avernum First Trilogy and the second ground-up rewrite of Exile: Escape from the Pit, released in 1995 (The first rewrite was Avernum, released in 2000). The game was re-released as a graphics and game engine update, as well as addressing Avernum 1-3 incompatibilities with newer versions of Mac OS X 10.7 Lion and newer. The game was released for Mac OS X on …

Aquapazza: Aquaplus Dream Match

Aquapazza: Aquaplus Dream Match

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 3, Arcade

Publishers:

Aquapazza: Aquaplus Dream Match (アクアパッツァ アクアプラスドリームマッチ, Akuapattsa Akuapurasu Dorīmu Matchi) is a 2011 2D arcade fighting game developed by Examu. It is a joint collaboration between Aquaplus and Leaf, who developed all the titles and featured characters. The "Dream Match" in the title references the characters of the game coming together from various Aquaplus titles, including Utawarerumono, Tears to Tiara, and To Heart. The game was released in Japan on June 22, 2011, with a PlayStation 3 vers…

Anno 2070

Anno 2070

Release date: 2011

Genres: Real-time, Strategy, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Anno 2070 is a city-building and economic simulation game, with real-time strategy elements. It is the 5th game of the Anno series. It was released on 17 November 2011, and was co-developed by the German studios Related Designs and Blue Byte, and published by Ubisoft. Anno 2070 required Uplay to operate as an always online DRM System, later removed for receiving severe criticism from players.

Alpha Polaris

Alpha Polaris

Release date: 2011

Genres: Adventure, Horror

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Just a Game

Alpha Polaris is a point-and-click horror adventure game, developed by Finnish company Turmoil Games and published by Just a Game. It was released for Microsoft Windows on June 24, 2011. The game is set in a research station in Greenland.

Air Conflicts: Secret Wars

Air Conflicts: Secret Wars

Release date: 2011

Genres: Flight, Simulation

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: bitComposer

Air Conflicts: Secret Wars is an arcade combat flight simulator video game set in World War I and II. It was developed by Slovak studio Games Farm and published by bitComposer Games. It was released on 30 September 2011. It is a sequel to the original 2006 Air Conflicts. It was ported to the Nintendo Switch in March 2019 as part of a collection with Air Conflicts: Pacific Carriers.

Afterfall: Insanity

Afterfall: Insanity

Release date: 2011

Genres: Horror, Shooter, Survival, Third-person

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Nicolas Entertainment Group

Afterfall: Insanity (stylized as Afterfall: InSanity) is a post-apocalyptic video game developed by Intoxicate Studios and published by Nicolas Entertainment Group. It was released for Microsoft Windows on 25 November 2011.

All Zombies Must Die!

All Zombies Must Die!

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Adventure, Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Square Enix

All Zombies Must Die! is a top-down shooter action-adventure video game for up to four players. The game was released as a downloadable title for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 video game consoles and Microsoft Windows. It is the spiritual successor to Burn Zombie Burn.

Asphalt 3D

Asphalt 3D

Release date: 2011

Genres: Racing

Platforms: Nintendo 3DS

Publishers:

Asphalt 3D (released in Japan as Asphalt 3D: Nitro Racing (アスファルト 3ディー: ニトロ レーシング)) is a racing game published by Konami in Japan and Ubisoft worldwide and developed by Gameloft for the Nintendo 3DS handheld video game console. It was released in Japan on March 10, 2011, in Europe on March 25, 2011, in North America on March 27, 2011, and in Australia on March 31, 2011. It is part of the Asphalt series and was one of eight 3DS launch titles published by Ubisoft. It was revealed at the Electronic…

Aliens Infestation

Aliens Infestation

Release date: 2011

Genres: 2D Side-scrolling

Platforms: Nintendo DS

Publishers: Sega

Aliens: Infestation is a 2011 2D sidescroller game for the Nintendo DS handheld console. It was developed by WayForward Technologies and Gearbox Software. It is a tie-in to the Alien franchise. The cover art as well as the character designs and avatars were drawn by renowned comic-book artist Chris Bachalo.

Alice: Madness Returns

Alice: Madness Returns

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Adventure, Platform

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Electronic Arts

Alice: Madness Returns is a psychological horror hack and slash action-adventure platform video game developed by Independent studio Spicy Horse and released by Electronic Arts for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. It is the sequel to American McGee's Alice (2000). James "American" McGee, a video game designer who is most famous for working on the Doom series, was involved in the development. The game was released worldwide beginning in North America on June 14, 2011, followed by Eu…

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Combat, Flight, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, XBox 360, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Namco Bandai Games

Ace Combat: Assault Horizon is a spin-off installment of the Ace Combat arcade combat flight video game series. It was developed by Project Aces and published by Namco Bandai Games for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 platforms in October 2011. The game was later released on Microsoft Windows in January 2013 through Steam and Games for Windows – Live, with the latter notably being the final retail release for the platform shortly before its discontinuation. The major new gameplay feature is a syst…

Atari Greatest Hits

Atari Greatest Hits

Release date: 2011

Genres: Compilation

Platforms: Nintendo DS, Apple IOS

Publishers: Atari

The Atari Greatest Hits series is composed of two compilations of retro Atari arcade games & Atari 2600 games ported to the Nintendo DS. While listed on the Atari web site as free for iOS & Android, Atari Greatest Hits has been removed from both app stores.

Alien Zombie Megadeath

Alien Zombie Megadeath

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Publishers:

Alien Zombie Megadeath is an action shooter video game, developed by PomPom Games for the Microsoft Windows and PlayStation 3. The game features alien creatures that spawn at various levels of the game for the sole purpose of killing the character controlled by the player.

Armageddon Riders

Armageddon Riders

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Combat

Platforms: PlayStation 3

Publishers: Targem Games

Armageddon Riders is a vehicular combat video game produced by Targem Games. The protagonist survived a catastrophe caused by the Large Hadron Collider, which turned everyone in the city into bloodthirsty zombies. He returns to the abandoned city, looking for a way to change the zombies.

Airport City

Release date: 2011

Genres: Management, Simulation

Publishers: Game Insight

Airport City is a free-to-play city-building simulation game developed and published by Game Insight. Airport City was first launched on the Facebook social media platform on September 1, 2011. The game was released for Google Play on February 11, 2012, and for iOS on August 16, 2012, followed by Amazon Appstore on October 26, 2012, and Microsoft Windows on April 3, 2014. The game features mobile cross-platform play, allowing players on any supported device to cooperate and compete with each ot…

Atari Anthology

Atari Anthology

Release date: 2011

Genres: Compilation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 2, XBox

Publishers: Atari, Inc.

Atari - 80 Classic Games in One!, also called Atari: The 80 Classic Games, is a video game collection of 1980 video games previously published by Atari, Inc. and Atari Corporation, reproducing Atari's games from its arcade and Atari 2600 game console platforms. Many games permit one to play each title at varying speeds, with time limits, or with a shifting color palette. Extra contents include original arcade artwork and scans of the instruction manuals for the Atari 2600 games, video interviews…