What games in recent years turned out to be some of your favourites?

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#1 Posted by Speeny (1124 posts) -

For me, Mario Odyssey & A Hat in Time.

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#2 Posted by robert_sparkes (2383 posts) -

Dragon age inquisition very late to the party and thoroughly enjoyed my time with it. Sadly doubt we see a new one.

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#3 Posted by Gamerno6666 (6458 posts) -

God of War, Bloodborne and RDR 2.

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#4 Posted by sakaiXx (4887 posts) -

Bloodborne and Nier Automata for new ip or ip/series I never played before.

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#5 Posted by YammiReckorrdSan (551 posts) -

Way too many to count. I'm relatively new to gaming. I started to play "seriously" only on PS3 era, so most of my favourite games are PS3/ PS4/ 3DS games.

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#6 Posted by Vaidream45 (1621 posts) -

A night in the woods

Mass effect 2

The Messenger

Octopath Traveler

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#7 Posted by judaspete (2775 posts) -

ARMS. A throwback to Dreamcast era fighting games with a unique and innovative hook.

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#8 Posted by Blazepanzer24 (100 posts) -

Pokemon Sun, Hearts of iron 4, Spyro reignited trilogy, Digimon story cyber sluth (PS4) and Game Dev Tycoon.

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#9 Posted by RSM-HQ (7808 posts) -



Splatoon 2

Pokémon Sun/ Moon

The Evil Within 2

Monster Hunter: World

Makai Senki Disgaea Refine

Dark Souls III


Dragon's Crown

D00M (4)

Divinity: Original Sin II

Guilty Gear Xrd REV2

War for the Overworld

Resident Evil 2 Remake

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#10 Posted by Speeny (1124 posts) -

@RSM-HQ: I’ve been wanting to give Owlboy a shot for a while now.

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#11 Posted by RSM-HQ (7808 posts) -

@speeny: It's a nice twist of Arcade Shooter and MetroidVania. Pretty short game and wouldn't take long to finish.

Would have liked to name games like Gravity Daze 2 and Nex Machina, but they suffer for being intentionally disorientating.

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#12 Posted by robert_sparkes (2383 posts) -

Ryse was a surprise went into with no expectation. Enjoyed my play through was a challenge and the game still looks great. It seems all the games I want to get sequels probably never will.

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#13 Posted by Sevenizz (2895 posts) -

Original Titanfall. One of the best and most polished multiplayer game’s I’ve ever played.

Sadly, it’s sequel wasn’t as good.

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#14 Posted by Byshop (19398 posts) -

Return of the Obra Dinn. This is the most satisfying game mystery I've played in a while.


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#15 Posted by hrt_rulz01 (18272 posts) -

Define recent?

For the last couple of years:

  • RDR 2
  • Hellblade
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Nier Automata
  • Forza Horizon 4


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#16 Posted by Renegade_Fury (20367 posts) -
  • Sonic Mania Plus
  • Witcher 3
  • Yakuza 0, 6, Kiwami 1 & 2, Ishin
  • Persona 5
  • Nioh
  • Bloodborne
  • Valkyria Chronicles 4
  • Gravity Rush 2
  • Nier Automata
  • Mega Man 11
  • RDR2


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#17 Posted by warmblur (1526 posts) -
  • GTAV SP only PC version lost count how many times I replayed it.
  • Until Dawn
  • Mirror's Edge Catalyst
  • Far Cry 5
  • Resident Evil 2 remake
  • Dying Light
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#18 Posted by MarkoftheSivak (222 posts) -

Hmm a few I could name.

Bloodborne, Shadow of Mordor/War, MGS V: The Phantom Pain, Rayman Legends, can't think of any else right now probably cuz my queue is full!

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#20 Posted by makemorelove (5 posts) -

Elder Scrolls Legends. A mastermind game that never received the deserved acknowledgement among card games.
Pathfinder: Kingmaker - Probably one of the best RPGs these days. (even it's a bit buggy:)) (for lonely souls) :)
Ring of Elysium - Even tho battle royale games take a lot of hate because of the obvious race every company to release their own, IMO ROE is probably the best possible out there.
If you haven't give a try to these games I do recommend them with above 60k hours of gaming, I might have more than 60k i dont even know.

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#21 Posted by jeezers (2270 posts) -

Trackmania Turbo

Nier automata

Bayonetta 2


Rocket league

Quake champions

Dota 2

Hollow knight

The messenger

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#22 Edited by qx0d (246 posts) -

PinOut, State of Decay, Plants vs. Zombies