And the Rest...(of my Unplayed 2015 Games)

Alright, I probably need to start focusing on the games that I am considering for my Game of the Year awards so this entry will encapsulate all of the remaining notable games I didn't get to in 2015. Unlike the previous entries, which each highlighted 5 games, this one is going to be a little different.

  • Assassin's Creed Syndicate: Despite hearing, this year's Assassin's Creed was better, last year's Unity was a solid reminder of why, for the most part, I do not have fun with this series so I sat this year out and didn't feel like I was missing out on anything.
  • Cities: SkylinesI didn't have the vehement hatred toward SimCity that some people did but I wanted to give Cities: Skylines a try to reward them for giving people the SimCity game they wanted. I just wasn't really on my PC enough this year so I didn't get around to it.
  • Divinity Original Sin Enhanced Edition: Heard great things about the PC version of this game and wanted to give it a try when it came to console this year but there was too much to play this Fall and this didn't make the cut. 
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Blacklisting in Games Media

Earlier today, Stephen Totilo of Kotaku posted a piece announcing that they have been blacklisted by Bethesda and Ubisoft, seemingly tied to their reporting of leaks regarding unannounced games Fallout 4 and Assassin's Creed Victory (later revealed as Assassin's Creed: Syndicate), respectively. I wound up getting into a couple twitter debates online and while I felt I was making coherent points, my opponents simply touted the rallying cry that "the developers don't owe Kotaku anything" and "why should they reward leaks?"

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