10 DARK SOULS
Release year 2012 Last position 46
Wes Dark Souls makes us earn every victory. This attitude pervades every aspect, but especially combat: mastering the speed and reach of a weapon is a large part of why we play Dark Souls over and over.
Ben Lordran is a place of unimaginable, unforgettable beauty. When a seemingly random door reveals itself as a link between two areas, you have to stand back and applaud the artistry and execution.
Tom “Moreish despair” is the core emotion I experienced. It’s a world slipping into entropic darkness, and all that’s left are mindless husks, and the remnants of a magnificent civilization you’ll never see. I’m getting sad just thinking about it.
Cory Too often, I’ll try to rush through a fight or an area, and I’m punished every time. I take a breath, calm my nerves, and try again. It’s a very Zen-like experience for me.