039: 2018 Games of the Year

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What a wonderful time of the year for video games. Lots of December game surprises. The sun sets on Dennis in Red Dead Redemption 2. Shawn gives us a heads up on Below. Michael meets Mr. Moneybags in Fallout 76. Brian and Michael claim they don’t mash buttons in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate. People need killin’ and Dennis obliges in Hitman 2. Brian and Dennis give zero Dux in Mutant Year Zero. Shawn played Crest, so when someone asks him if he’s a god, he can say, “Yes!” Brian spits fire in Spyro Reignited Trilogy. 2018 was a rough year, we’ll recap the games that helped us get through it.

Games of the Year

Shawn

  1. X-Wing Second Edition
  2. No Man’s Sky
  3. King’s Guild
  4. D&D 5e
  5. Pandemic Legacy

Brian

  1. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  2. Return of the Obra Dinn
  3. Subnautica
  4. Magic: The Gathering Arena
  5. Civ 6

Michael

  1. Into the Breach
  2. Stardew Valley
  3. God of War
  4. X-Wing 2.0
  5. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  6. Magic: The Gathering
  7. Northgard

Dennis

  1. Dead Cells
  2. Divinity: Original Sin II
  3. Red Dead Redemption 2
  4. Hitman 2
  5. Spider-Man

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Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

034: Executor

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We talk about some of our favorites from E3. Michael reveals his pro-play tips for They Are Billions. Dennis should’ve put more points into Thievery in Divinity: Original Sin II. Shawn walks the wasteland in the Fallout board game. Shawn also gives us an update on his upcoming Gen Con trip.

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033: BIBO

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Hot! Damn Hot! So hot we stayed inside and played some games. Michael loses count in They Are Billions. Shawn brings two parties together in D&D. Michael invents ‘BIBO’. Dennis and Michael are on a boat in God of War. Shawn runs down the action at X-Wing Worlds along with a preview of Gen Con. See if you can tell how excited Dennis is about Divinity: Original Sin II. And we announce the winner of the Super NES Classic.

  • June Games
    • ONRUSH – Jun 5 (XB1/PS4)
    • Vampyr – Jun 5 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Mario Tennis Aces – Jun 22 (NS)
    • The Crew 2 – Jun 29 (XB1/PS4/PC)
    • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus – Jun 29 (NS)

Congrats to @marsnikwolfe, winner of the SuperNES Classic!

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032: Flat-Hearther

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Welcome back, Brian George! Shawn finds the Dealer in Hand of Fate 2 to be a bit chatty. Dennis is a kid again with Punch-Out. Brian plays Civ 6 in his jammies. Dennis puts more dents in Burnout Paradise Remastered. Shawn takes our breath away with FTL. Is Brian excited with MTG: Arena? It’s hard to tell. Dennis kills just one more boss in Darksiders. Shawn makes it into X-Wing Worlds!

  • April/May Games
    • Yakuza 6: The Song Of Life – Apr 17 (PS4)
    • God of War – Apr 20 (PS4)
    • Nintendo Labo – Apr 20 (NS)
    • Donkey Kong Country Tropical Freeze – May 4 (NS)
    • State of Decay 2 – May 22 (XB1/PC)
    • Dark Souls Remastered – May 25 (XB1/PS4/NS/PC)
    • Detroit: Become Human – May 25 (PS4)
    • Sega Genesis Classics Collection – May 29 (XB1/PS4)

Check our Twitter feed (@playedsomegames) for your chance win a SNES Classic Edition!

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030: Tournament Virgin – Part II

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It’s a short and sweet episode this month. Dennis crushes Battle Chasers. Michael gets burned by Overcooked. Shawn and Michael travel to Fargo to play in an X-Wing Regional tourney. Dennis takes in the beauty of Assassin’s Creed Origins.

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Apologies to Michael for giving him grief. Love you, man.