Tokyo Game Show Awards – Best & Worst

October 1, 2015 Written by Heath Hindman

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In the previous Tokyo Game Show Podcast, we talked about the weirdest things we saw and did in Tokyo. This time around, it’s the juicy stuff: “Best of” TGS Awards followed by quickfire game evaluations of a whole stack of others.

00:45 – Best New Game in an Old Game’s Clothing Award
04:09 – Best Game Existing in an Archive Award
05:09 – Best Surprise (that we actually kind of knew about) Award
07:47 –  Actual Surprise Award
09:25 – Biggest Letdown Award
14:59 – Other letdowns
16:14 – Blackest Ops Award
18:47 – Least Charted Award
20:55 – The Darkest Soul Award 23:42 – Rudest Bear Award
23:51 – Listener question
26:06 – Pavilion
29:30 – Thumper and Mushroom 11
36:27 – Other rapid-fire impressions: Walden
37:29 – Ace Attorney 6
38:59 – Hyrule Warriors for 3DS, YIIK: A Postmodern RPG
40:18 – Zodiac, Sara and the Viper’s Crown, Back in 1995
43:51 – Holy Potatoes! A Weapon Shop?!, Kineo and Usuko, Reel Blade, and Rabi-Ribi

Here’s a quick images gallery of stuff that comes up in our conversation:

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