All-Star GOTY Spectacular

What was your favorite game of 2015? We asked 22 of the smartest people we know–designers, critics, academics, political journalists, an actor, a playwright–and got 18 different answers.

Starring, in order of appearance: Ken Levine, Tina Amini, Michael Abbott, Stephen Totilo, Lucy Prebble, Meg Jayanth, Simon Parkin, Helen Lewis, Peter Suderman, Bob Whitaker, Ashly Burch, Carolyn Petit, Anita Sarkeesian, Michael W. Clune, Austin Walker, Tracy Fullerton, Evan Narcisse, Laura Miller, Olivier Knox, Laura Hudson, Brenda Romero, and Jenn Frank.

IN ORDER OF APPEARANCE, THE 2015 ‘SHALL WE PLAY A GAME?’ VIDEO GAMES OF THE YEAR:

“Destiny: The Taken King”

“Xenoblade Chronicles X”

“Box Boy”

“Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture”

“Wheels of Aurelia”

“Sunless Sea”

“Fallout 4”

“Rocket League”

“Life Is Strange”

“Read Only Memories”

“Invisible Inc.”

“Prune”

“Warhammer: Dark Omen”

“Don’t Starve”

“Her Story”

“Contradiction”

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3 Comments

  1. Pandora Caitiff
    December 29, 2015

    Thanks for introducing me to a whole bunch of new games. My Steam wishlist has significantly expanded thanks to this episode 🙂

    Reply
  2. Justin
    January 8, 2016

    Do you have a textual list of the chosen games? I listened to this on the bus and wasn’t able to remember all of them.

    Reply
    1. Chris Suellentrop
      January 19, 2016

      I just added the titles to the blog post, and they should show up, eventually, in the show notes on podcatchers. It seemed spoilery right out of the gate, but enough time has passed. Thanks for listening!

      Reply

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