As we reach the final leg of Q1 2013, fans of big-name franchises can expect to see more of what they love this month. Starting off this Spring is The Amazing Spider-Man, swinging into action for the Wii U on March 5th. Also set to release on the 5th is Maxis‘ sixth installation of SimCity, which will be made available for Windows PCs immediately, with Mac OSX support to follow.

Lara Croft returns in the part-reboot, part-prequel Tomb Raider, also set to release on March 5th for PS3, Xbox 360, and Windows PC. God of War: Ascension and the long-awaited StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm hack and slash their way onto shelves March 12th, for PS3 and Windows/Mac OSX, respectively. Gears of War: Judgment is also set to explode on the scene March 19th for Xbox 360, and finishing off the first quarter of 2013 are the hotly-anticipated Bioshock Infinite on March 26th and Lost Planet 3 on March 31st — each set to release on PS3, Xbox 360 and Windows PC.

March 2013 Release List

(Note: Based Off North American Release Dates; All Information Is Subject To Change)

Week of March 4th, 2013

Week of March 11th, 2013

Week of March 18th, 2013

Week of March 25th, 2013

To Be Determined

With so much to look forward to this month, gamers are going to have a hard time keeping up with everything coming their way! Ranters, what are you most excited to throw down your hard-earned cash for? While the final four titles listed above do not yet have a set release date, they are expected to be released sometime this month. Rest assured that when we find out, you’ll be the first to know!