Game of the Year

Alex O’Neill’s Top 10 Games of 2019

Yes, it’s way too many words because I don’t know how to be succinct.

Jarrett Green’s Required Reading of 2019

I resist this wholesale idea that 2019 wasn’t an inspired year for games. In fact, this has been an incredibly strange year for games that promises to have long lasting repercussions into the next gen and beyond. There was no…

Jurge Cruz’s Favorite Games of 2019

Jurge Cruz-Alvarez is Irrational Passions Senior and Social Media editor. He’s been with the site for like three and a half years. That’s a long time!

Scott White’s Top Non-RPG Games of 2019

2019 will be looked back fondly on, as the calm before the video game storm of 2020. A time before the Cyberpunk Gang joined forces with the Final Fantasy VII Remake Stans and destroyed the last bastions of the Legion…

Brian ‘Nabeshin’ Jackson’s Top Ten Games of 2019

2019 was a weird year for myself. It was the year I was in the longest video game funk I’ve ever been in. It’s not that I wasn’t necessary into games or anything since it’s my main form of entertainment…

Quin Hoffman’s Favorite Games of 2019

Everytime GOTY comes around, it is always a moment of self-reflection for me. To celebrate the high moments, but also to relive the emotions of the lowest points of the year. 2019 has had more low moments for me personally,…

Mike Burgess’ Top 10 Games of 2019

Honorable Mentions Hypnospace Outlaw This game is the biggest “I want to play this but keep getting sidetracked by life” game of 2019 for me. It’s just a cool Geocities or fake 90’s internet simulator that is replicating an era…

Irrational Passions 2019 Game of the Year: Control

Irrational Passions 2019 Game of the Year: Control Developed by Remedy Entertainment, Published by 505 Games This video showcases our Game of the Year and what it meant to all of the editors.  For Game of the Year, our ten…

IP Game of the Year 2019: Day 3 – Best Use of Design and Top Ten Games of the Year

The time has come. It’s time to wrap this up! Today we will cover Best Use of Design and Top Ten Games of the Year.  We will be debating to obtain one winner and two runner ups! For Game of the Year,…

IP Game of the Year 2019: Day 2 Best Moment or Sequence and Best Music

Irrational Passion’s GOTY 2019 continues! Wow. What a great collection of games has 2019 produced! Today’s categories will cover Best Moment or Sequence and Best Music. We will be debating to obtain one winner and two runner ups! Listen to our discussions…

IP Game of the Year 2019: Day 1 – Best Debut and Best Hidden Gem

It’s that time of the year! We have gathered the Irrational Passions editorial team to celebrate and discuss the games of 2019. On this first day we discuss Best Debut and Best Hidden Gem. There will be spoilers. We will be debating…