Welcome to the DVD & Games Forecast for December 1, 2009.
These are the fairly lean days now, the weeks between Thanksgiving and the end of the year. There are still good titles coming out, but compared to the glut we've gotten for the last few months, it's slowed down considerably. Still, there are plenty of ways to clean out your wallet completely with new releases, and since I'm so sick right now that even my teeth hurt, let's try to get through this with no fuss and no muss, eh?
THIS WEEK'S FEATURED TITLES:
I know... I know... never get excited about a movie tie-in game. Only Ubisoft is the company behind this, they had three years to work on the game instead of the normally telescoped process most movie tie-ins suffer from, and the demo I saw at E3 this year was actually very cool. So color me interested in this one, and as soon as I finish Ubisoft's amazing "Assassin's Creed II," I have a feeling this will be the next game I chip away at, which should help me assuage my almost chemical need to see the film as soon as possible. You play as both human and Na'vi characters at different stages in the game, which is set before the film, so you don't have to worry about spoilers destroying the film experience for you. Now if only I had that 103-inch HD 3D monitor that I saw the game demo on...