Now Loading: Biggest Gaming Surprise of 2017?

2017 has been a crazy year for video games. While many thought it’d be a solid year for gaming, nobody expected it to be filled with game of the year contenders in nearly every month. A lot of games have been shockingly good, and series like Yakuza and NieR were able to find an audience in North America.

That’s why the question we posed in this week’s Now Loading was “What has been the biggest gaming surprise of 2017 so far?”

Check out the gallery below to find out what the staff thought of the year’s biggest surprises:

Now that you’ve seen our answers, we’d love to see hear your answer. Feel free to chime in below with your answer to the question. We’d love to know what you thought were the biggest gaming surprises, and if you were impressed by any games that came out of left field!

We’re always looking for suggestions for our next Now Loading. If you’ve got a good one then let us know via email (or leave a comment below), and we might feature it next week. If we do, we’ll make sure to include a special thank you to the sender!

Now Loading is a weekly recurring feature where the PlayStation LifeStyle staff discusses anything video game-related ranging from hot topics to more whimsical subjects. Past editions can be found here.

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