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Podcast: The worst games of the year

The Scrooge Special

We've told you about the most overlooked games and what has us excited for next year, but we haven't had a good grump yet on the RPS podcast, the Electronic Wireless Show. So this week the team discuss the worst games they played in 2017. John thinks the misogyny of House Party puts it firmly in the bin, and Brendan is still wiping the red dust from his eyes after woeful survival game Rokh. But Matt can't bring himself to call any game terrible, not even Star Wars Battlefront 2.

It's not all negative vibes, however. We've also been smiling at pretty and poignant Gorogoa, climbing a mountain in Getting Over It, and shooting our way through Destiny 2's Curse of Osiris expansion. We're only a bit scroogey.

You can listen above, or go straight to Soundcloud where you can download it for later.

You can also get the RSS feed here or find it on iTunes, Stitcher or Pocket Casts. The worst music of the year is by Jack de Quidt.

Want to write in with questions or suggest a theme for a future episode? Now you can, to podcast@rockpapershotgun.com.


Edith Finch is good, actually

Star Wars Battlefront 2 multiplayer review

Mass Effect Andromeda review

Don't play Agents of Mayhem...

...or martian survival game Rokh

Play Empyrion: Galactic Survival instead!

Podcast chat about Need For Speed Payback

Consider not playing House Party

Caveblazers is good, shame about the ending

We took a real comedian to Comedy Night

Beat Cop review

Ghost Recon Wildlands review

Fortnite's 50 vs 50 mode is good, says Fraser

Gorogoa is magic, says John

Destiny 2: Curse of Osiris trailer

Bungie admit Destiny 2 endgame was daft

Matt tries Getting Over It...

...and Brendan tries Getting Over Matt

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