We routinely sit in front of our games consoles and think about what we want to play next, mentally plotting a time-line so we can shimmy our way out of social engagements ahead of time. But it isn't easy. Each publisher seems to slide their games around the calendar to keep us guessing, hiding this or announcing that to throw us off track.
So, as the calendar builds up to its annual Christmas crescendo, we've decided to justify our excited looks to the future and cobble a list together of our picks of what's to come. The number of results took us very much by surprise.
Follow out biscuit trails below to find out more.