The Best 2019 Games We Didn’t Play Because We Didn’t Have Time

The Best 2019 Games We Didn’t Play Because We Didn’t Have Time

Another year has come and gone, and once again our gaming backlogs have ballooned in size. Will we ever shovel our way out from beneath it? Do we really miss anything by not being up on the hype?

The answers are no and yes, respectively. We’re suffering from a serious case of year-end gaming FOMO, so, naturally, we’ve packaged our sorrow for your casual consumption. Enjoy our list of the best games of 2019 we never found time to play! (more…)

GYGO: The Riot Games Settlement and Rest in Peace Lil Bub

GYGO: The Riot Games Settlement and Rest in Peace Lil Bub

Hello everyone! It’s me again, back from a bit of a hiatus after a few big life events: I got married, I went on my honeymoon to Canada, and I’ve picked Celeste back up to collect everything I missed on the first playthrough. I’ve gotten all the crystal hearts and B-sides, and soon I’ll get every last strawberry. I have yet to tackle most of the B-sides themselves… and I’m currently chipping my way through The Cave… but I’ll 100% the game someday, mark my words. Anyway, here’s this week’s gaming news! Let’s start off a bang: the Riot Games settlement. (more…)

GYGO: Riot Settles Suit and Ion Fury Pedals Back Promises

GYGO: Riot Settles Suit and Ion Fury Pedals Back Promises

Hi there! It’s me again! Time for your weekly dose of the GAMES JOURNALISM ROUNDUP GAME where we get you your games on. Now, listen: I try to keep things cheerful here in GYGO, but I’ll be straightforward with this one, it’s a bit heavier than usual. So I’ll start with the cute stuff first, but as a CW: later on, this GYGO will contain several references to homophobia, transphobia, sexism, and discrimination. (more…)

GYGO: I Just Wanna Ride Prince Sidon onto Death Mountain

GYGO: I Just Wanna Ride Prince Sidon onto Death Mountain

Good morningtimes, fellow co-pilots in this thing we call life. It’s time again for your favorite day of the week: Wednesday! What better day is there than GYGO day?? Jokes aside, a lot happened this week. Nintendo has been sued for defective Joy-Con controllers, two former Doom and Wolfenstein developers have opened a no-crunch-allowed game studio called Bad Yolk, and my personal favorite:

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GYGO: The Witcher and Another Studio Closure

GYGO: The Witcher and Another Studio Closure

Happy Wednesday, gaming lovelies! Hope you’re recovering with cool games after last week’s northeastern heatwave. Oh, oh! It’s my favorite time of year for gorgeous LARP photos. Why, you ask? It’s the week after the post-apocalyptic LARP, OldTown, that takes place on an abandoned airfield in Poland. Attendees go all out and to create this Mad Max vibe world. Be sure to check out this set from Facebook user wCzarnymObiektywie. (more…)