As you can probably imagine, the first week of 2012 was a little on the slow side. While a number of notable games launched — including the likes of Hidden Chronicles and Scramble With Friends — things were quiet when it comes to gaming news, so this week’s round-up is a little shorter than usual. As we wait for the games industry to pick up steam, here’s all the news from this past week for you to catch up with.

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday