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PC Gamer UK Podcast 029: Game of the Year nominations

Slam the breaks on that time truck, because we’re not ready to leave 2016 just yet. First, as is our sacred duty, we must anoint the best games of the year. We’ll be announcing PC Gamer’s official Good Games of 2016 Awards in the upcoming issue 300. For now, Samuel, Phil and Chris run through their personal nominations. From XCOM 2 to Dishonored 2, with a little stop for yet more Hitman.

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Games Discussed: XCOM 2, Civ VI, Darkest Dungeon, Hitman, Oxenfree, Stellaris, Forza Horizon 3, DOOM, Titanfall 2, Dishonored 2.

This Week: Samuel Roberts, Phil Savage, Chris Thursten

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This week’s music is from Civilization VI.

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