The 2018 Seasonal Anime Checkup Game of the Year Awards

The 2018 Seasonal Anime Checkup Game of the Year Awards

2018 was a year full of personal growth and new opportunities, but still not great for society. It’s very hard to come off a banger of a year like 2017, so it’s no surprise this year was slightly weird for games and not as impactful. Even with that, there was A LOT of video games released this year and here are some of my favorites. Like most years, there might be spoilers scattered throughout, so if you haven’t played through something I write about, be forewarned.

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The 2016 Seasonal Anime Checkup Game of the Year Awards

Man. 2016 was an awful year for a lot of life, but video games were actually the best they've been in years and this was perhaps the hardest Game of the Year list I have put together to date since starting in 2012. Easily the hardest choice for number one. Anyways, there are some supplemental awards to give out first before the top ten. Oh and SPOILER WARNING as there might be spoilers here and there.

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The 2015 Seasonal Anime Checkup Game of the Year Awards

Compared to last year, 2015 was one of the best years for games that we have seen in a while. Finally out of the funk of 2014, it was good to see a lot of games come out that were a blast to play. I painstakingly brought my list of 30-40 games I played this year to the ten best games you should play. Ordered lists are kind of silly nowadays, but regardless of ranking, these are ten games that everyone should check out. First though, let’s give out some awards to games that did not make the list.

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