Dave Lang's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Dave Lang's Top 10 Games of 2016

The set pieces that really blew me away in Quantum Break play around with time and destructibility in groundbreaking ways.Remedy couldn’t get away with that for Quantum Break, and the results are amazing to watch.

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Vinny Caravella's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Vinny Caravella's Top 10 Games of 2016

I'm a fan of the Uncharted series.Now, I'm not saying it's the first game to do all these things.

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Gino Grieco's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Gino Grieco's Top 10 Games of 2016

Luckily, my podcast kept me motivated to at least play something every week, and this year was especially rich with games I wanted to discuss with others.Without further preamble, here are my Top Ten Games of 2016: This spot was originally taken by Furi, a game that actually came out in 2016.

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Swery65's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Swery65's Top 10 Games of 2016

Hidetaka "SWERY" Suehiro is a game designer, beverage enthusiast, and Buddhist priest best known for his work on games like Spy Fiction, Deadly Premonition, and D4: Dark Dreams Don't Die.Though he is currently on hiatus from game development, his first novel is due out in 2017.

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Will Smith's Top 72 Games of 2016

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Will Smith's Top 72 Games of 2016

In an ad for a game like Pictionary, everyone is always having fun, there’s no downtime, and everyone is fully engaged.If you like playing games, you should have a copy of this game.

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Ed Beach's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Ed Beach's Top 10 Games of 2016

Also, for those not aware of my background, please note that I have designed a number of board games in addition to my work in video games and on the Civilization series.Let’s jump over to board games.

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Ghost Town Games' Top 10 Games of 2016

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Ghost Town Games' Top 10 Games of 2016

Oli De-Vine and Phil Duncan are the cofounders of Ghost Town Games, the two-person studio behind co-operative cook 'em up Overcooked.Prior to starting Ghost Town Games they worked at Frontier Developments in Cambridge, UK.

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Greg Miller's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Greg Miller's Top 10 Games of 2016

Greg Miller is the Taskmaster of Kinda Funny Games, a Patreon-funded outfit comprised of some kinda funny ex-IGN guys that allegedly have been known to enjoy video games.What is certain is that #TeamFAT is strong, and powerful, just like Miller's frequently bare-ass stomach.

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Soha E's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Soha E's Top 10 Games of 2016

Soha E leads diversity and inclusion initiatives in the games industry and is an on-again off-again writer.May the terrible time management of my games backlog meet you in 2017, or sometime over this holiday break.

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Janine Hawkins' Top 10 Games of 2016

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Janine Hawkins' Top 10 Games of 2016

Janine Hawkins is a games critic based in sunny Canada who enjoys Style Savvy and third-person shooters with equal gusto.At best there’s some overlap, where here and there the Venn diagrams connect and exceptional games really shine.

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Brendon Chung's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Brendon Chung's Top 10 Games of 2016

I'm in another building and another time, stealthing and sneaking through places I shouldn't be.If this sounds like an absolutely overwhelming and paralyzing amount of creative freedom, you're right--and it's great.

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Ian Williams' Top 10 Games of 2016

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Ian Williams' Top 10 Games of 2016

You might think that a year with as many good games as 2016 would make it easy to make a Top 10 List.But I loved each of these games in its own way and for its own reasons.

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's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day One

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's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day One

Webster's dictionary defines The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt as one of the greatest games that just barely snuck onto last year's Game of the Year list.Following up on Hearts of Stone from late 2015, 2016's Blood and Wine expansion makes The Witcher 3 as enticing a prospect as it ever was.

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Dan Ryckert's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Dan Ryckert's Top 10 Games of 2016

No other game this year had me taking phone pictures, loading up Photoshop, or constructing Tetris shapes out of paper.Ever since the success of games like Towerfall and Nidhogg, you can’t glance at Steam’s new release list without spotting plenty of local multiplayer indie games.

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Drew Scanlon's Top 10 Games of 2016

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Drew Scanlon's Top 10 Games of 2016

Drew Scanlon is a video producer and part owner of the Internet domain f1.The Final Fantasy series is one I’ve only ever observed from a distance, mostly because it just seemed daunting to tackle.

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The Community Spotlight - 12/24/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 12/24/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host this week.GOTY 2016* (*Not All Games Actually Released In 2016) (By: @darthorange) DarthOrange thoroughly enjoyed his time with five major games this year.

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Guest Column: A Life in Video Game Holidays

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Guest Column: A Life in Video Game Holidays

It's really lonely and really sad and really the yearning this season gives me for the holidays.And video games would be treated like nitroglycerin, only to be handed out very carefully.

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The Community Spotlight - 12/17/2016

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The Community Spotlight - 12/17/2016

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight and I, @zombiepie, am once again honored to be your host this week.Just drop a link to it here and I can guarantee that it will be on the next edition of the Giant Bomb Community Spotlight!

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The Community 2016 Game Of The Year Voting Starts Now

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The Community 2016 Game Of The Year Voting Starts Now

And it's time to celebrate that with another star-studded entry of the Community Games Of The Year.We'll also include pure voting results without weights for the data nerds.

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Guest Column: So Just Kill, 'Til the Next Episode

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Guest Column: So Just Kill, 'Til the Next Episode

And then there have been the episodic games, some of which were similar to the format we recognize now, albeit not as common.But there’s seldom any incentive to replay a chapter of a Telltale game unless a player made a mistake they feel compelled to correct.

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