#72 The 2018 Awards Show Spectacular

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We’re here to talk about the games of 2018, and read some listener mail.

The Anticapitalism Award

  • Broken Reality

  • Fortune 499

  • Donut County

  • Holedown

Stop Trying So Hard

  • Agony

  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider

  • God of War

  • Far Cry 5

  • Octopath Traveler

  • Red Dead Redemption 2

  • Detroit: Become Human

Best Art Direction

  • 428: Shibuya Scramble

  • CrossCode

  • Donut County

  • Dragon Quest 11

  • Octopath Traveler

  • Pokemon Let's Go

  • Return of the Obra Dinn

Best Re-released 8/16-bit game

  • Crystalis

  • Phantasy Star

  • Thunder Force IV

Best Old Game

  • Minecraft

  • Mega Man X

  • Lumines

  • No Man's Sky NEXT

  • Shin Megami Tensei If

Biggest Mess

  • Fallout 76 (GDPR)

  • TellTale Closure

  • The Quiet Man

  • PlayStation Mini

Biggest Disappointment

  • Death Mark

  • Sega Classic Mega Drive Collection

Favorite Moment

  • Drinking in Valentine, Red Dead 2

  • Wulfric and the Old Lady, Xenoblade Chronicles 2

  • Intro, Yakuza 6

  • Pokemon in the world

Queerest Game

  • Heaven Will Be Mine

  • Assassin's Creed Odyssey

Tiniest Game

  • Donut County

  • The Haunted Island: A Frog Detective Game

  • Black Bird

Worst Trend

  • Late Stage Capitalism

Alva’s Game of 2018

  • Into the Breach

Robert’s Game of 2018

  • Monster Hunter: World