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Why Crusader Kings II Should Be Game Of The Year

Why Crusader Kings II Should Be Game Of The Year

It’s easy. Because it’s the only game on this list that’s about sex and politics. Most others are about killing. And don’t get me wrong, as head of a medieval dynasty, there will be the blood of thousands on your hands when your game is done.

Why Papo & Yo Should Be Game Of The Year

Why Papo & Yo Should Be Game Of The Year

Papo & Yo did something that too few games manage to do: it let me step into the life of another, actual-living-breathing person. And once I did that, I played through an experience that showed me how that person got through a painful relationship and was left with a lesson…

Why The Walking Dead Should Be Game Of The Year

Why The Walking Dead Should Be Game Of The Year

The Walking Dead is lovely in the most horrifying ways. Some people have asked me why anyone would want to subject themselves to something that outwardly seems so depleting. It’s depressing. Haunting. This isn’t one of those games where you face a harrowing plot, but end the story on a…