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RPG Site - Bryan Vitale's Top Ten Games of 2017

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    [​IMG]Bryan Vitale - Editor at RPG Site - made his personal top 10 game list for 2017:

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    Bryan Vitale's Top Ten Games of 2017

    It goes without saying that 2017 was something of a momentous year for video games. Personally, the sheer number and quality of great video games released in the last twelve months managed to help reignite my love for the medium after finding myself playing less and less in the last few years as I've gotten older with more responsibilities outside of the gaming sphere. It's my first full year contributing to RPG Site, and I've been so lucky to work with so many talented and passionate people and even got a chance to help cover my first E3 event. I don't know what the future holds for my time here, but I figured that this year I might as well cap off the occasion by reflecting on some of the amazing titles that came out in 2017.

    Most of the titles in my list fall at last partially underneath the wide and nebulous umbrella that comprises the often-contested RPG label. Before going straight into the list proper, I know that there were several additional titles that I am near certain would fall onto this list if I simply had the capability of playing everything. Persona 5 is a title that I can tell oozes with style and personality that I hope I can find time to play through its lengthy run-time in 2018. Horizon Zero Dawn is a gorgeous game that I can't wait to help christen a 4K HDR display one day. NieR: Automata seems to incorporate everything special about the video game medium into the very core of its experience and it's at the very top of the list for titles to get into early next year. Outside of RPGs, Super Mario Odyssey seems to be the non-linear style Mario title I've been waiting for since Sunshine and is another title I hope to find my way to soon.

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    10. Tales of Berseria
    9. Torment: Tides of Numenera
    8. Mass Effect Andromeda
    7. The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel
    6. Xenoblade Chronicles 2
    5. Guild Wars 2: Path of Fire
    4. Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
    3. The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky the 3rd
    2. The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
    1. Divinity: Original Sin II


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    RPG Site's Reader's Choice:

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    10.The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky 3rd - 2.2% (Nihon Falcom / XSEED - PS4, PC, Vita)
    9.Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia - 2.3% (Nintendo - 3DS)
    8.Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood - 2.7% (Square Enix / PS4, PC)
    7.Horizon: Zero Dawn - 3.8% (Guerilla Games / Sony - PS4)
    6.Yakuza 0 - 3.8% (Sega - PS4)
    5.The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild - 4.4% (Nintendo - Switch)
    4.Xenoblade Chronicles 2 - 5% (Monolith Soft - Switch)
    3.Divinity: Original Sin 2 - 5.4% (Larian Studios - PC)
    2.NieR: Automata - 16.3% (Square Enix - PS4, PC)
    1.Persona 5 - 36.9% (Atlus - PS4, PS3)
     
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