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King Toko Game of the Year 2019 (GOTY) Awards

All the games that survived 2019.

It’s nearly the end of 2019 but before it ends I have once again assembled my Game of the Year list. 2019 wasnt the most memorable year for games, while there was some interesting games like Disco Elysium, Pathologic 2, Resident Evil 2, and Control it still had the usual big budget games that were mostly average. I played a few games this year mostly thanks to Xbox Games Pass, and from returning to old games. Many of the best games I played this year missed the cut off point and will likely feature in my Game of the Year 2020.

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Have a Happy Shenmue Christmas!

A cup of splosh and a greasy dog, I’m ‘appy when I’m ridin’ me ‘og!

It’s that time of the year again where your father was killed by a godlike Chinese martial art expert, and everyone in town doesn’t know where anything is, and your close friend has been kidnapped by a dock gang called the Mad Angels. While you are tucking into your presents and food, take a moment to think about Ryo Hazuki being stuck forever in a saga that may never end, and all those other people in the world who couldn’t enjoy Christmas for one reason or another.

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Good Game: The Godfather (PS2)

Another Good Game

Today its The Godfather a 2006 open world action-adventure game developed by Page 44 Studios and published by Electronic Arts for PlayStation 2 (PS2). It was later ported to the PlayStation Portable as The Godfather: Mob Wars, Xbox 360 as The Godfather, Wii as The Godfather: Blackhand Edition, and PlayStation 3 as The Godfather: The Don’s Edition.

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Good Game: Full Throttle (DOS)

Another Good Game

Today its Full Throttle a 1995 graphic adventure game developed and published by LucasArts for MS-DOS (DOS). It was Tim Schafer’s first game as project lead and head writer and designer, after having worked on other LucasArts titles including The Secret of Monkey Island, Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge, and Day of the Tentacle.

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Everything from the Google Stadia Connect [Updated!]

It’s good to see more companies in games even if Google are just trying to cash in on it.

Google Stadia, the upcoming cloud gaming service has had a lot of its details from its incoming press conference leaked. These include the price, release date, and game roster. I won’t need to watch it now, and you won’t need to either.

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All the Information and More from the Pokémon Sword and Shield Direct

The age old debate of who would win in a fight: a Sword or a Shield?

A little earlier Nintendo and the Pokémon Company posted a fifteen minute broadcast about their upcoming Pokémon games. The video revealed several new Pokémon, some new mechanics like “Dynamaxing” which are sort of like Mega Evolutions but the Pokémon involved don’t evolve and instead become huge, and a lot more.

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