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‘Geometry Wars 3,’ ‘Persona Q’ new in games this week

Omar L. Gallaga
ogallaga@statesman.com

VIDEO GAMES

“Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions.” — The awesomely frenetic shooter in space returns with a third dimension, more boss battles and power-ups, as well as 8-player competitive online play and a four-player local co-op mode.Rated E for Everyone. $15, downloadable for Xbox One, Xbox 360,  PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3 and Windows PC.

Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth.” — The first “Persona” game on a Nintendo system includes 3-D labyrinths to explore and classic characters from “Persona 3” and “Persona 4.” Rated M for Mature. $50-$80 in Standard and Premium Editions for Nintendo 3DS.

Also out this week: “Eternal Winter” (PC), “Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed” (PS4), “Penguins of Madagascar” (Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U, 3DS), “IL-2 Sturmovik: Battle of Stalingrad” (PC), “Super Happy Singh” (PC), “Wildlife Park 2: Ultimate Edition” (PC), “Emergency 5” (PC), “Thomas Was Alone” (Wii U), “Everquest II: Altar of Malice” (PC), “Raven’s Cry” (PC), “Wings of Vi” (PC).

– Omar L. Gallaga