10 Hidden Gaming Gems From 2016 That You Must Play


Gaming is currently suffering its worst crisis in years: there are too many great titles to play. Every gamer worth their salt has to get their hands on blockbusting, tech-showcasing ‘must plays’ like Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, Dishonored 2 and DOOM. Aside from all that, you’ve also got to make time for the endlessly entertaining multiplayer games like Overwatch, The Division and Destiny that hoover up hundreds of hours of free time.

After grinding through all that gaming loveliness, though, how much free time can anyone possibly have left? Something’s got to give, and too often it’s the less marketed, more experimental and less well-known games that get overlooked. It’s a shame, but it’s the nature of the industry and each and every year, numerous games fly under the radar when often, they’re far better than what’s currently sitting in your console.

So, with that in mind, here are 10 titles from 2016 that unjustly fell through the cracks.