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Popular Action Adventure PC Games in 2012

Updated on June 16, 2013


We know that 2012 is very good year for action adventure PC games. There are many action adventure pc games are released in 2012. Many of pc games get good rating and positive reviews. Action adventure pc games are combination of action elements (Say animation movie fights) and adventure elements ( say climbing building in assasins creed III). Assassins creed III, Crysis 3, Max Payne 3, GTA V, Resident Evil-Operation Racoon City, Mass effect 3 etc. These pc games are works well in Microsoft windows, Play station 3 and Xbox 360 platforms. This hub is about features of popular action adventure pc games in 2012.

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Action adventure games always have an interesting story with high graphics game play. It give high entertaining value to gamers. Attracting game play and direction of action adventure pc games attract more gamers. Famous game publishers are Ubisoft, Electronic arts, Activision, Rock star games etc. Let’s see the popular action adventure pc games in 2012.

Assassins Creed III

  • Publisher: Ubisoft
  • Director: Alex Hutchinson

Assassin’s creed III is one of the best action-adventure video game released in Nov, 2012. It is fifth part of assassin’s creed series which is developed by Ubisoft Montreal. Story and third person gaming with high quality graphics is interesting part of assassins creed III video game. It works in Microsoft windows, Xbox 360, Wii U and playstation 3. Story plot is based on a fictional history which contains the old struggles of assassins and real world events. Protogonist is same as previous version, Desmond Miles. Assassin’s creed III contains the multiplayer feature which gives the online gaming experience with many objectives. We can play solo and team based objectives.

Assassin’s creed III includes many improved features in free running; close combat, weather, Medicine, Stealth etc. In this version we can climb on trees, mountains etc. Close combat between multiple opponents are modified by dual-wield weapons. It also contains new weather changes like rain, snow, fog etc. One of the special features of assassin’s creed III contains large characters. Characters are Connor (18th century assassin, player), Desmond Mile (21st century assassin), Williams Miles (father of despond miles), Shaun Hastings (assassin), Daniel Cross (Templer) etc. Assassins Creed II is high graphics game with good entertainment value.

Max Payne 3

  • Publisher: Rockstar Games
  • Directors: Sergei Kuprejanov, Mark Tennant, Rob Nelson

Max Payne 3 is action- shooter video game developed by Rockstar studios in 2012. It is third person shooter game with high graphics quality and heavy detailed game play. It is the third part of Max Payne series. Max Payne 3 video game works in Microsoft windows, Playstation 3, Xbox 360 platforms. It contains more improved and new features as compared to previous versions. Features are marking of return bullet time action sequences, cover mechanic (enables to take cover from enemy attacks), Last stand mechanic, shoot-dodge mechanic, blended with high physics and animation, cinematic action movements, interactive cut scenes, online multiplayer feature etc. It also has an interesting story and good plot.

Resident Evil: Operation Raccoon City

  • Publishers: Capcom
  • Directors: Adam Bullied

Resident evil operation racoon city is a third person action-shooting game with high quality graphics. It is released on march, 2012. It is a part of resident evil video game series. Story of game starts from racoon city during the zombie outbreak due to Umbrella cooperation viral weaponry research. Resident evil operation racoon city is developed by slant six games and capcom. It also have an interesting game play with zombies and very high quality graphics details. It works on platforms like Microsoft windows, Playstation 3, Xbox 360.

Plot of resident evil contains the Umbrella cooperation underground laboratory. Alpha team of US military services enters the laboratory to retrieve T-virus. While retrieving the T-virus doctor Birkin get shoted and alpha team leaves the laboratory with t-virus. Later, they will find that doctor is survived and infected with T-virus. He will start to attack the alpha team members and kills someone and disappears. Resident evil operation racoon city contains 12 playable characters like Vector (recon expert equipped with cloaking ability), Beltway (Proficient with use of explosives), Bertha (medic), Spectre ( Marksman), Four eyes(scientist) , Lupo (team leader) etc. Anyway resident evil operation racoon city is best action shooter game with zombies in racoon city. Fight and eliminate zombies.

Mass Effect 3

  • Publisher: Electronics Arts
  • Director: Casey Hudson

Mass effect 3 is the new version of mass effect series video game which is released on March, 2012. It is action adventure game contains role playing type game play. Developed by BioWare. Graphics quality and details in mass effect 3 video game is very high and most important feature is the improved combat system. It works in platforms like Microsoft Windows, Playstation 3, Xbox 360 andWii U. Weapons and battle field movements are improved as compared to previous version of mass effect. It won best RPG of 2012 and nominated for Spike video game awards in 2012. Gameplay of mass effect 3 video game an interesting one. It contains three pre-set campaign are action mode, story mode and RPG mode. Mass effect 3 is offers the multiplayer feature. Multiplayer feature enables to play many unique missions with your online friends.


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