Sign in to follow this  

Game Informer Issue 221

ISSUE: 221Content

Full cover:



  • Letter From the Editor: …In The Membrane (Andy McNamara discusses some of the potential upcoming blockbuster games)
  • Feedback (Reader Letters, Responses and Artwork)
  • 2011 Holiday Showdown (Article that discusses the potential trends of the upcoming holiday season)
  • Art Attack (Article on iam8bit, known for their video game art)
  • Top Ten: Video Game Cross-References
  • War of the Worlds (A look at the rivalry between Call of Duty 3 and Battlefield 3)
  • The Industry’s Save State (Interview with Joe Santulli, co-founder of The Videogame History Museum)
  • Massive (A look at the long-delayed, but recently-released Gods & Heroes: Rome Rising)
  • Taking the Wii For One Last Spin (A look at some of the great games for the Wii to come just before the arrival of the Wii U)
  • Reimagining History (Article that explores the research done when creating era-specific video games)
  • Impulse (A look at downloadable titles Burnout Crash, The Baconing and Terraria)
  • Interview: Michael Wilford (Interview with the CEO of Twisted Pixel Games)
  • Classic GI (History of the Super Mario Bros. movie)

Cover Story: Borderlands 2 (PS3, 360, PC)(Having found huge success by combining the pursuit of loot with tight gameplay, hilarious characters and a unique visual style, Gearbox now aims to make the world of Pandora bigger and better)

The Future of 3DS (Article on some of the high-profile games set to come out on Nintendo’s new handheld)


  • Resistance 3 (PS3)
  • XCOM (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Dragon’s Crown (PS3, Vita)
  • NBA 2K12 (PS3, 360)
  • NHL 12 (PS3, 360)
  • Guild Wars 2 (PC)
  • Dark Souls (360, PC)
  • Soulcalibur V (PS3, 360)
  • Prototype 2 (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time (PS3)
  • God of War: Origins Collection (PS3)
  • PlanetSide 2 (PC)
  • Might & Magic Heroes VI (PC)
  • Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (PS3, 360)
  • Aliens: Infestation (DS)
  • Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 (DS)
  • Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City (PS3, 360, PC)

Multiplatform Reviews:

  • El Shaddai: Ascension of the Metatron (PS3, 360)
  • Captain America: Super Soldier (PS3, 360)
  • BloodRayne: Betrayal (PS3, 360)

XBOX 360 Reviews:

  • Bastion
  • From Dust
  • Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet

The Score (Short, one paragraph reviews):

  • Call of Juarez: The Cartel (PS3, 360, PC)
  • Dungeons of Dredmor (PC)
  • No More Heroes: Heroes’ Paradise (PS3)
  • Half-Minute Hero: Super Mega Neo Climax (360)
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2 (PS3, 360)
  • UFC Personal Trainer: The Ultimate Fitness System (360)

  Report Issue



    Title: Game Informer Issue 221
    Month: September
    Year: 2011
    Publisher: Sunrise Publications
    Editor: Andy McNamara
    Country: United States
    Language: English
    Votes: 0

Buy From

Thanks To

Sign in to follow this