This week in gaming provides a high-level overview of important video game activities that took place this week in history.  This section covers activities such as video game releases, hardware releases, video games in pop culture, founding of development studios, the birth and death of key video game creators and much more.

Events That Took Place On October 24th
21 Years AgoMega Man Legends 2 BoxMega Man Legends 2PlayStation2000
10 Years AgoKirby's Return to Dream LandWii2011
7 Years AgoBayonetta 2 Wii U BoxBayonetta 2Wii U2014
Events That Took Place On October 25th
30 Years AgoWonder Boy in Monster World (Japan)Mega Drive1991
25 Years AgoTomb Raider Saturn BoxTomb Raider (Europe)Sega Saturn1996
19 Years AgoEternal Darkness Japanese BoxEternal Darkness: Sanity’s Requiem (Japan)GameCube2002
16 Years AgoSid Meier's Civilization IVPC2005
16 Years AgoSoulcalibur IIIPlayStation 22005
16 Years AgoResident Evil 4PlayStation 22005
8 Years AgoBatman - Arkham Origins BoxBatman: Arkham OriginsPlayStation 3
Xbox 360
Events That Took Place On October 26th
31 Years AgoBionic Commando European BoxBionic Commando (Europe)Nintendo Entertainment System1990
30 Years AgoCaptain N - The Game Master 3Captain N: The Game MasterLast episode aired on
NBC's Saturday Morning Cartoon
21 Years AgoThe Legend of Zelda - Majora's Mask BoxThe Legend of Zelda: Majora's MaskNintendo 642000
21 Years AgoPS2 ConsolePlaystation 2Console Launch2000
17 Years AgoGrand Theft Auto: San AndreasPlayStation 22004
11 Years AgoFable III BoxFable IIIXbox 3602010
3 Years AgoRed Dead Redemption IIPlayStation 4
Xbox One
Events That Took Place On October 27th
33 Years AgoLeisure Suit Larry Goes Looking for Love DOS BoxLeisure Suit Larry Goes Looking for LovePC1988
26 Years AgoComix Zone Mega Drive BoxComix Zone (Europe)Mega Drive1995
19 Years AgoGrand Theft Auto: Vice CityPlayStation 22002
13 Years AgoLittle Big PlanetPlayStation 32008
4 Years AgoSuper Mario Odyssey BoxSuper Mario OdysseyNintendo Switch2017
Events That Took Place On October 28th
23 Years AgoNeo Geo PocketNeo Geo Pocket (Japan)Console Launch1998
20 Years AgoTony Hawk's Pro Skater 3PlayStation 22001
14 Years AgoGuitar-Hero-IIIGuitar Hero III: Legends of RockPlayStation 2
PlayStation 3
Xbox 360
13 Years AgoFallout 3 PC BoxFallout 3PlayStation 3
Xbox 360
Events That Took Place On October 29th
33 Years AgoSega Genesis ConsoleSega Mega Drive (Japan)Console Launch1988
33 Years AgoAltered Beast Japanese Mega Drive BoxAltered Beast (Japan)Mega Drive1988
30 Years AgoFinal Fantasy IV (Japan)Super Famicom1991
28 Years AgoCastlevania - Rondo of Blood BoxCastlevania: Rondo of Blood (Japan)TurboGrafx-CD1993
22 Years AgoDino Crisis (Europe)PlayStation1999
18 Years AgoCall of DutyPC2003
12 Years AgoBayonetta (Japan)PlayStation 3
Xbox 360
Events That Took Place On October 30th
34 Years AgoPC Engine ConsolePC Engine (Japan)Console Launch1987
29 Years AgoShin Megami Tensei (Japan)Super Famicom1992
20 Years AgoSid Meier's Civilization IIIPC2001