The whole gang convenes (sort of) to look back at our games of 2018 while navigating some sort of terrible segue purgatory.

As discussed in this episode, the Crate & Crowbar Discord community is currently conducting its own GOTY vote! You can find out more – and cast your votes – right here.

Games discussed:

  • Subnautica
  • Far Cry 5
  • Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey
  • The Return of the Obra Dinn
  • Into The Breach
  • Slay The Spire
  • Artifact
  • Frostpunk
  • Battletech
  • Warhammer: Vermintide II
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • Megaquarium
  • The Haunted Island, A Frog Detective Game
  • Yoku’s Island Express
  • Donut County
  • Chuchel
  • Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Madden NFL 19
  • Hitman 2
  • Prey: Mooncrash
  • Forza Horizon 4
  • Final Fantasy XII
  • Far: Lone Sails
  • Dead Cells

We’re now off to take our end-of-year break! The podcast will return in early January, along with a brand new C&C Dungeons & Dragons adventure. See you then, everyone! Happy new year!

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Our intro music is by The Mandibles from their track Clambake. Many of the band members now tour as Count Bobo And The Bullion.