My Backlog Battle Podcast #97: Our Breakthrough Game of 2015

Alex and Anthony continue their Game of the Year series with their breakthrough game of 2015! Here’s the criteria:


This game must be released in 2015 and is something that either of us have played. This game cannot be a re-release or remake. Both Alex and Anthony have to bring three games to the episode and decide which three, from the pool of six games, would be deemed viable for this category. Our definition of a breakthrough game is one that brings innovative and revolutionary ideas to its genre whose mechanics seemed dated or in dire need of improvement. Games are not required to be beaten, however, extensive play time (past 10 hours or so) by each player is required for the game to be eligible for this category.

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