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1These are the best games of 2019

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2019 has been a great year for video games.

It feels like every month we’ve been inundated with hit after hit, and while some of the games we have played and enjoyed may not linger in our memories all that well, we’re still glad we played them.

In the year that Kingdom Hearts 3 and Shenmue 3 were released and both thrilled and disappointed, we’ve had bold new IPs sweep us off our feet, indie efforts engross us like never before, and a particular remake restore our faith in a series that we thought was past its prime.

So, dear readers, peruse the next 11 pages and discover our top 10 games of 2019, as well as a plethora of honorable mentions.

Editor in Chief // An avid gamer since discovering the wonders of the Acorn Electron in the '80s, Rich has nearly played more games than he's had hot dinners. Not one to put all his eggs in one basket, Rich is happy to play games of all genres, but he particularly enjoys racing games and anything that's full of non-stop action, especially if it includes a good dose of humour, horror or crudeness!