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What's your best games list, for 2013? I don't like all those "best of this year!" reviews and youtube videos, before the year is even over with. So what's yours? It has to have been released in 2013, not just announced, and it can't be from any other year.

I can't really think of all the games I liked that came out last year, but the one that stands out the most to me is The Last of Us. That game was truly great.
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Was new vegas 2013? Bioshock infinite as well, though new vegas was better. skyrim?
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A lot of the "Best of 2013" articles on video games had me disappointed too. For best soundtrack, I'd say BattleBlock Theater or Fire Emblem: Awakening.

 

For PC games...not really sure what to say. I did enjoy Risk of Rain though.

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My list is here, except my personal favorite is Underhell followed by Metro: Last Light. But I haven't played Wasteland 2 yet.
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Was new vegas 2013? Bioshock infinite as well, though new vegas was better. skyrim?

Skyrim was 2011 and New Vegas was 2010. Amazing games though! Still actively playing Skyrim, and recently put in another 100 hours into New Vegas this past spring.

You're right though, they're definitely better than any Bioshock game.


As for my best game of 2013...It's hard to say because there have been quite a few very good games such as Payday 2, GTAV(though not on PC), Metro Last Light, State of Decay, ArmA 3, Shadowrun Returns and Episode 1 of The Walking Dead Season 2..It's very hard to pick just one of them.

I likely would have picked GTAV or Episode 1 of The Walking Dead Season 2, but with GTAV, it's not out on PC yet so I just can't personally say it was my favorite game of 2013, only having played it for about 48 hours. And with TWD S2 EP1, well the remainder of the game will be in 2014, just seems strange to say a 1 hour 30 minute episode was my favorite game of the year.

So with that being said I'd probably give it to Metro Last Light for just being the most advanced and atmospheric story driven shooter there is. Loved every bit of it.
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Jus starting metro last light. Getting totally overwhelmed in the first fight. Died 4 times.
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Jus starting metro last light. Getting totally overwhelmed in the first fight. Died 4 times.

lol. Have you even played Metro 2033? If not, double lol.
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Jus starting metro last light. Getting totally overwhelmed in the first fight. Died 4 times.

lol, better turn down that difficulty as it is only going to get worse. biggrin.gif

I know this is against the grain, but I loved Bioshock Infinite. I liked the story line and the colors and graphic worked for me as well. payday 2 would be my second pick.
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Jus starting metro last light. Getting totally overwhelmed in the first fight. Died 4 times.

Ranger mode is the best of modes, and difficulties. biggrin.gif
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My GOTY - Metro: Last Light
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