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Scott Benson's Top 10 Games of 2016

Scott Benson's Top 10 Games of 2016 In the loudness and the confusion and the one-thing-after-another, there were some perfect moments with games in 2016.Spoilers ahead for all of these games, especially #1, which should not be spoiled if you haven’t played it yet.

Keir Miron's Top 10 Games of 2016

Keir Miron's Top 10 Games of 2016 “Puzzle Battle” games are one of my favorite genres, so I was pleased to see Tumblestone come out in 2016 after playing it prerelease.OK, now let’s talk about my favorite part of Uncharted 4: the multiplayer.

Danny O'Dwyer's Top 10 Games of 2016

Danny O'Dwyer's Top 10 Games of 2016 Danny O’Dwyer left GameSpot earlier this year to make video game documentaries at Noclip.Nobody makes games like Jonathan Blow, and it’s probably just as well because I don’t think I’d be able to subject myself to a game like The Witness more than once every couple of years.

Cara Ellison's Top 10 Games of 2017

Cara Ellison's Top 10 Games of 2017 Cara Ellison is a freelance writer and narrative designer, who most recently contributed to Arkane Studios' Dishonored 2.Her book, Embed with Games: A Year on the Couch with Game Developers, released late last year.

's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day Five

's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day Five On our final day of Game of the Year deliberations, we came to some of the biggest conclusions of 2016.Most importantly, what is the worst and the best game of the year?

Alex Navarro's Top 11 Games of 2016

Alex Navarro's Top 11 Games of 2016 Having a pet in a video game is rarely much like having a pet in real life.It's one of those games I found myself coming back to in fits and starts throughout the year.

Nick Capozzoli's Top 10 Games of 2016

Nick Capozzoli's Top 10 Games of 2016 Nick Capozzoli is a video game critic and practicing architect, whose reviews have previously been featured on GameSpot.I have the easiest “me at the beginning of 2016/me at the end of 2016” meme.

Rich Gallup's Top 10 Mobile Games of 2016

Rich Gallup's Top 10 Mobile Games of 2016 And when I wasn’t traveling at magnificent speeds around Star Trek Timelines, I was playing games for research as often I was in search of fun.Thumb Drift convinced me that there are twitch reflex phone games that I can enjoy, conquering that challenging combination of a small screen and my big fingers.

Jeff Gerstmann's Top 10 Games of 2016

Jeff Gerstmann's Top 10 Games of 2016 What used to feel like a divide between "big games" and "small games" now feels a lot closer to a game for every moment, every feeling, and every attitude.For a minute I thought that my Top 10 list was going to have both Superhot games on it.

Xavier Woods and Kenny Omega's Respective Top 10 Games of 2016

Xavier Woods and Kenny Omega's Respective Top 10 Games of 2016 So it's that time of year again, time to list my top 10 games of 2016.I'm a sucker for anything cyberpunk, and Deus Ex has always scratched that itch when I needed it the most.

Play these: the unsung heroes of 2016

Play these: the unsung heroes of 2016 It was a raging tire fire in virtually every other way that mattered, but 2016 was an exceptionally good year for gaming.Each turn in this dice-based strategy game represents one week of your trip, where things keep going terribly, terribly wrong.

10 bizarre things that gaming characters do all the time

10 bizarre things that gaming characters do all the time Treasure chests are like the ATMs of the gaming world--they're a good way to get quick cash, and sometimes there's one on practically every corner.Heck, at least one person is collecting these things--how is that not unsettling?

The 15 greatest JRPGs in Xbox history

The 15 greatest JRPGs in Xbox history With Final Fantasy 15 set to dominate our winter playtime, we look back over the best Japanese role-playing games ever to grace Xbox consoles.Its three discs – which made it the first multi-DVD Xbox 360 game – positively burst with turn-based brilliance.

Steve Gaynor's Top 10 Games of 2016

Steve Gaynor's Top 10 Games of 2016 Steve Gaynor is the co-founder of The Fullbright Company, the development studio behind the 2013 hit Gone Home, and the forthcoming Tacoma.This is like five or six indie games’ worth of game development just on the end credits.

ZODIAC MOTHERFUCKER's Top 10 Games of 2016

ZODIAC MOTHERFUCKER's Top 10 Games of 2016 ” ZODIAC MOTHERFUCKER CORDIALLY INVITES YOU TO TALK SOME SHIT IN THE COMMENTS SECTION.I WAS ONE AND DONE WITH IT AND I DIDN'T EVEN CARE TO TRY THE DLC.

Jason Imms' Top 10 Games of 2016

Jason Imms' Top 10 Games of 2016 Jason Imms is a guest columnist for Giant Bomb, and a full-time freelancer for a bunch of other sites and mags.Well, I mean, a lot of the shitty things about 2016 will continue to be shitty in 2017.

Austin Walker's Top 10 Games to Watch in 2016

Austin Walker's Top 10 Games to Watch in 2016 And that’s why instead of giving you a top 10 list of my favorite games this year--which you can find over on Waypoint.com) this Saturday--I’m giving you a list of my ten favorite games I watched other people play this year.

Jason Oestreicher's Top 10 Games of 2016

Jason Oestreicher's Top 10 Games of 2016 Environmental storytelling is a standout, the game's a looker, there's a ton of gameplay diversity, and.That’s all I’ve got.

Greg Kasavin's Top 10 Games of 2016

Greg Kasavin's Top 10 Games of 2016 Greg Kasavin is a writer and designer at Supergiant Games, the small independent studio behind Bastion, Transistor, and next year's Pyre.I've just been waiting for the right moment and state of mind to throw myself into it.

's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day Four

's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day Four This year was filled with great music, multiplayer, moments, and some welcome additions to Xbox One's backwards compatibility list.While much of the appeal of the game lies in recognizing attack patterns and reacting to them, the game has style to spare.