Top 25 RPG Countdown Wrap-Up and Honorable Mentions

Top 25 RPG Countdown Wrap-Up and Honorable Mentions

The Top 25 RPG Countdown is officially finished! But there are a whole bunch of amazing RPGs that deserve an honorable mention. Nadia and Kat talk about the best of the rest.

Episode Notes

With the Top 25 RPG countdown now complete, it’s time to celebrate some of the amazing games that ultimately didn’t make the cut, and to also talk about some of this week’s massive RPG-related news.

Kotaku’s big Anthem report dropped this week, providing a great deal of insight into what currently ails BioWare. Kat and Nadia discuss the news, then recap PAX East 2019, where they laud The Outer Worlds, SteamWorld Quest, and Dragon Quest Builders 2. Then it’s on to the Top 25 RPG Countdown Honorable Mentions, in which Kat and Nadia talk about Ultima Underworld, Undertale, Final Fantasy Tactics, Dark Souls, and more!

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