This week, the crew discusses what makes a game qualify for Game of the Year? Baldur’s Gate 3, Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, Street Fighter 6, Resident Evil 4 Remake are all games that are much different than each other and have gained massive respect from their respective fanbases. But what puts games like this in that GOTY stratosphere?
Anthony Shelton hosts and produces the Gaming Trend podcast and creates opinion videos occasionally on YouTube. He carries some of the strongest opinions among the staff and is generally harder to impress. But if impressed, he sings developers' praises just as loudly. He typically plays everything except horror and most RTS, but genres he gravitates towards are platformers, FPS, racing, roguelikes, fighting, and loot-based games. He has quit Twitter and uses Threads. Follow him at iamashelton.