GOTY 2018

John’s Top 10 Games of the Year Via Home Movies Stills

You’re inundated with GOTY content right now. Between our wonderful website and every other reputable source on the internet, everyone is telling you which ten games you ought to play (if you somehow missed them) from this year. I’m going to do that, too. Hi. The difference, my friends, is…

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Fanbyte’s Game of the Year 2018

Here we are. It’s been a long road (and a long week for that matter), but we’ve finally reached the finale. This is Fanbyte’s Game of the Year 2018 award. And we’re very proud to be able to share it with all of you. Many were considered. We argued for hours…

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Best Weapon or Sports Game 2018

This wasn’t a particularly great year for sports or racing games. It wasn’t bad, either. It was just another 365 days in an era where both genres have been particularly weak. Normally, publications get around this fact by merging the two genres into one category. It doesn’t make perfect sense, but…

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Most Agonizing Trend 2018

Game of the Year season isn’t just about highlighting our favorite works. It also means reflecting on the year that’s been — looking back at all the things we can learn from going forward. Yes, usually that means picking out our faves (and/or problematic faves) and cherry picking their best features for…

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Best Ongoing Game 2018

They just don’t make games like they used to — for better and, sure, for worse. But a lot of games benefit from the new way things get done around here! While some games take a “ship it now, patch it later” approach, others start great and only become better as…

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Biggest Disappointment of 2018

Well 2018 sure was a year, wasn’t it? Thus far in our Game of the Year Awards we’ve been primarily focusing on things that we’ve liked. From the game that had the best grind to the character that we all kept biting our lips over. Now we turn our attention…

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Best New Character 2018

Another year, another set of great games. 2018 sort of petered out there towards the end (Fallout 76, anyone?), but there were still some true standouts. To acknowledge that fact, the Fanbyte staff has put together a big list of games — and things in games — stood out to us in one…

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Heaven Will Be Mine Game of the Year

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Best Snack 2018

We made it, folks. 2018 is nearly over and 2019 is finally upon us — with all the illogical promise that each new year brings. To celebrate, we’re going over some of our favoritest games of this year, in an attempt to find some bright spots in these horrible times. And…

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Best Grind of 2018

The end of the year is finally here. We survived! In order to celebrate, the Fanbyte staff is going over all its favorite games — as well as things in games — from 2018. That’s right, it’s our Game of the Year 2018 coverage. Our current category, as you can probably tell from…

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Fanbyte Game of the Year: Best Small Detail 2018

It’s the end of the year, which naturally means it’s time to choose our game of the year. We weren’t content with just picking one game for one category, though. Fanbyte has a whole week of Game of the Year 2018 winners and runners-up. Each day, we’ll feature a new set…

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Fanbyte’s Game of the Year Week: How Does It Work?

Hey folks! Next week marks the start of our Game of the Year coverage. We’ve been preparing for this week for a while now, and in our conversations to decide Fanbyte’s end-of-year award winners, we’ve come up with some ground rules. Those include some major, possibly even divisive decisions we…

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