By Leo Stevenson
THQ have announced the lineup of games they'll be bringing to the EB Expo and it looks like a whole lot of fun. Collectively nominated for 49 awards and winning 18 at this years E3 these games show serious potential and promise to make EB Expo 2012 one to remember.
In an Australian first, Metro: Last Light will feature at the Expo. In a live demo playthrough, watch as hero Artyom makes his way through the underground tunnels of Moscow's subway system and battles against mutant creatures and the desolate post-apocalyptic surface.
In another Australian exclusive, the EB Expo is headed back to the playground in South Park: The Stick of Truth. Destined to be the saviour of South Park, a young hero will emerge to take you on a fun-filled, comedy adventure with Cartman and the boys in never-before-seen gameplay footage.
Taking you to the Eastern Front of World War II is Company of Heroes 2, the second installment in the highest rated strategy game of all time, playable for the first time. Stepping into the boots of a Soviet soldier, take on the German troops in freezing weather conditions and guide the Russians to victory.
Finally, the next installment in the WWE videogame series, WWE '13 will be playable at the THQ stand at EB Expo 2012. Offering the most authentic wrestling experience to date and debuting the WWE Live™ audio presentation system as well as a single player campaign based on the "Attitude Era", WWE '13 is set to make an impact at the expo.
For all the cosplayers out there, if you come dressed in Saint's Row garb head to the THQ stand for some awesome Saint's Row: The Third freebies. First in, best dressed.
Who's heading to the EB Expo and are you keen to get a look at these games?