Nielsen's most wanted games revealed

Erik Johnson
Nielsen's most wanted games revealed

Media ratings company Nielsen has revealed results of a survey to discover what upcoming titles are on gamers’ most wanted list this year.

All three console lists were covered head to toe in franchise sequels, prequels, reboots, spinoffs, etc.—with The Last Story on Wii being the lone exception.

Halo 4 stands atop the most anticipated Xbox 360 titles, with Assassin’s Creed III peaking on PS3 (and right behind Halo 4 on the 360). Max Payne 3 and Resident Evil 6 also had strong showings on both consoles.

Over on the Wii, Epic Mickey: The Power of Two finished behind the multi-platform ringer Madden NFL 13 for the two top spots.

Also worth noting: The Xbox 360 had two exclusive offerings in the middle of the respective list. The Wii as well, though the pair of games ranked at the bottom of its corrosponding chart. The PS3's rankings offered no conosle exclusives.

The lists in full follow:

Most anticipated games on Xbox 360:

Halo 4

Assassin's Creed III

Max Payne 3

Madden NFL 13

Resident Evil 6

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier

Fable: The Journey

Kinect: Star Wars

NCAA Football 13

Bioshock: Infinite

Tomb Raider

Most anticipated games on PS3:

Assassin's Creed III

Max Payne 3

Madden NFL 13

Resident Evil 6

Medal of Honor: Warfighter

NCAA Football 13

Prototype 2

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier

Bioshock: Infinite

Tomb Raider

NBA Live 13

Most anticipated games on Wii:

Madden NFL 13

Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two

Battleship

LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes

The Amazing Spider-Man

Men In Black

The Last Story

Xenoblade Chronicles

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Tags: survey , ratings , nielsen , MCV USA

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