Of all the freeform jazz top down beat-em-up procedurally-generated ape games that came out this year, Ape Out easily makes the top 5. I bought into the game’s unbelievable style and environmentalist catharsis so fully that it was the only possible choice for my personal GOTY award.
Alex Stadnik joins me in the video above to show off content from the middle of the game’s first album to the middle of the second, highlighting the remarkable variety between environments. We also talk about Titanfall 2, the real game of the year every year. For more raving on our favorite games of 2019, find the full playlist on YouTube!