2018 Best Worst and Blandest (Zero Punctuation)

  • Published on Jan 9, 2019
  • This week Yahtzee reviews the most notable games of 2018.
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  • Damian Casas
    Damian Casas 4 hours ago

    The Minotaur took like 3 minutes dipshit

  • Lost In Translation
    Lost In Translation 9 days ago +1

    Maybe I’m reaching by saying that “fuck, man, what else is there to say?” is some meaningless reference to Bojack Horseman, but...
    That seems like some meaningless reference to Bojack Horseman and I approve.

  • ebefl
    ebefl 9 days ago

    enough of the shit images please

  • TruffleMonkey
    TruffleMonkey 17 days ago

    I'd like to think you composed the worst game jingle by yourself while drunk/in a coma

  • Kunce
    Kunce 18 days ago +3

    God the hype around Detroit: Become Human like it was the most profound game ever produced

  • orkutfinance
    orkutfinance 23 days ago

    What is the blandest games music?

  • VFXNinja
    VFXNinja 27 days ago

    Metal gear survive as the worst survival game of the year
    but subnautica gets a quick tug-off
    God, yahtz, you're good at reminding me your opinion is fucking worthless every once in awhile

  • greatpolymathbubba
    greatpolymathbubba 28 days ago

    FAHK! 6:58 .

  • Deception Thundercracker

    How come I just found this video NOW???

  • nem tudom
    nem tudom Month ago

    Im still upset he didn't mention MONSTER HUNTER WORLD

  • SilusTheCreator
    SilusTheCreator Month ago

    McChicken badwich with a Cocklate milkshake actually had me in tears

  • Darc Hart94
    Darc Hart94 Month ago

    There are very few things I agree with yahtzee on, mostly cause a good deal of his opinions are shittier than my ass crack after a bout of diarrhea from chipotle. But all David cage games being awful is one agreement

  • Theo Dore
    Theo Dore Month ago

    M8 I luv u

  • Zoe Moonlight
    Zoe Moonlight Month ago

    I disagree you can't just go from dissing 76 to butt fucking wanna be shark boy simulator.

  • Nolan Askew
    Nolan Askew 2 months ago

    Yahtzee, why the hate on smash bros?!

  • ThisIsNotPictureTube
    ThisIsNotPictureTube 2 months ago

    Conan isnt that bad. It has good combat for a survival game

  • Andrew Taylor-Bloch
    Andrew Taylor-Bloch 2 months ago

    Well I guess Subnautica is cemented as my next game purchase. I got The Long Dark instead last time I was getting a video game (which only happens once or twice a year because being an adult is hard). Probably would have gotten more playtime out of Subnautica, but it's kind of Fallout 4's fault for distracting me from TLD by finally working on my laptop (three years late to the party) anyways, sooooo...

  • DB Zelda
    DB Zelda 2 months ago

    Smash bros is so good man

  • Darth Smythe
    Darth Smythe 2 months ago

    That ending...articulate,accurate, and perfectly timed!

  • kukul roukul
    kukul roukul 2 months ago

    SO IF ITS BRITISH IS BLAND xd F**k BRITISH THEN ! Brits just f***k themselves anyway :)))) The passage of a pink battlebruised BRIT to adulthood is way longer then it should be and its COSTLY too . So so so BRITS doesnt ever ever decay'' in sweet sorrow old age like we others do. They remain stiff like a penis in the ear of humankind

  • dvon9392
    dvon9392 2 months ago +1

    The poo noises get me every time

  • William De Silva
    William De Silva 2 months ago +1

    I can just see that Left Alive will be in the Top 5 Worse Games of 2019

  • Jeremy Holmes
    Jeremy Holmes 3 months ago +1

    A Firefly diss...? Me thinks Yahtzee is actually trolling.

    • Jeremy Holmes
      Jeremy Holmes 2 months ago

      Yes they do, so go enjoy them and ignore the politics.

    • kukul roukul
      kukul roukul 2 months ago

      @Jeremy Holmes do you know HOW MANNY GAMES ive played in my life ? only CD s support are 100 :)))) thats till 2010 when ive started download them. Bellieve me ive saw a lot ...maybe too much double standards. None on the less 4me GAMES have their magic . GAMES belongs to Humanity

    • kukul roukul
      kukul roukul 2 months ago

      @Jeremy Holmes games were being slaughtered'' and underestimated as a form of art and/or as a mean of communication. But brits are all too aware of this and try propagate THEIR own mess through it.

    • Jeremy Holmes
      Jeremy Holmes 2 months ago +1

      Life sucks enough, I can't imagine caring that much about video games that I need to bring emotions into it. Far more pressing things to be concerned about.... maybe that's just me.
      You could just steer clear of his content.

    • kukul roukul
      kukul roukul 2 months ago

      @Jeremy Holmes for others its not so funny :) Double standards in a 10 billion world population ? It better BE good/inspired ONES!

  • Sean O'Brien
    Sean O'Brien 3 months ago

    Im surprised God Of War wasnt mentioned at all.

    • Mister REDACTED
      Mister REDACTED 2 months ago

      Probably on a matter of principle since it's a bigass triple A game (like 250 devs worked on it). Thay, and he was also pretty lukewarm on it in the review, too. Can't say I agree, but his opinion is his own.

  • Jonathan Ward
    Jonathan Ward 3 months ago +1

    "But I digress, blimey that dude had a big nose." *immediate farting noises*
    I didn't know I could shoot Dr. Pepper so forcefully out my nose.

  • Kartik Punna
    Kartik Punna 3 months ago

    Also, Detroit: Become Human being on the WORST list...
    I’m sorry, that’s just wrong. The game was WAY better than what you described it to be.
    Actually, you hardly described the game in this video OR in your review of the game. Bias much? Fucking hell, kill your hate boner and look at the game for what it’s able to do.

    • Kartik Punna
      Kartik Punna 2 months ago

      CMG The Person You understand that this game (and a few others apparently) are on their respective lists due to reasons that have nothing to do with the game itself, right? ZP spent his minute on Detroit bashing David Cage and that was it. The game isn’t perfect, but what he said weren’t criticisms or reasons why he didn’t like the GAME.
      He doesn’t like the creator, and hasn’t justified why he doesn’t like the game.

    • CMG The Person
      CMG The Person 2 months ago

      @Kartik Punna
      1: It's his opinion
      2: You try making a triple top 5 with a 5 minute timeslot.

    • Kartik Punna
      Kartik Punna 2 months ago

      Mister REDACTED Again, he failed to justify why it’s on the worst list and all of his reasons from his review are complete bullshit. Fucking hell, this douchebag spoiled a big moment in his review, what a fucking scumbag.

    • Mister REDACTED
      Mister REDACTED 2 months ago

      It's his opinion, pal. He doesnt necessarily have an unjustified bias against David Cage and I dont think he totally hated Heavy Rain, which IS a David Cage game. Personally, I think DBH was a cliche story and a series of anemic QTEs.

  • Kartik Punna
    Kartik Punna 3 months ago

    How tf is Watch Dogs 2’s world “bland”?
    Like fucking hell, put GTA as well then You snob.

    • Mister REDACTED
      Mister REDACTED 2 months ago +1

      They're pretty similar in terms of broad strokes so one could imagine it like that

  • eli goldman
    eli goldman 3 months ago +1

    Honestly I only agree with your best game of the year list.

  • Hamza Nadir
    Hamza Nadir 3 months ago +1

    Unavowed was great, but putting it on the legendary top 5 list is very pretentious of you Yatz

    • Hamza Nadir
      Hamza Nadir Month ago

      @E1craZ4life A sign of ageing i suppose

    • E1craZ4life
      E1craZ4life Month ago

      Like he said, it was more an indictment of the year due to how few games from this year he actually enjoyed.

  • Chad Beezy
    Chad Beezy 3 months ago +1

    Lost me at 3:25 when you explain your reasoning for not including AAA titles in your top 5. If you’re literally creating your videos around being a hipster at least hide it from the viewers it’s super off putting.

  • Sauce Boss
    Sauce Boss 3 months ago

    The fact that HDTF was even released in the unfinished-pre-alpha-beta-version- state it wss in is beyond any human comprehension.

  • Paul tar
    Paul tar 4 months ago

    3 games ive heard of

  • sammythorn
    sammythorn 4 months ago

    Survive was leagues better than 76...

  • lucas tramannoni
    lucas tramannoni 4 months ago

    what is the game of the monster in the video photo?

  • Reese Winkel
    Reese Winkel 4 months ago

    Damn you did not sugarcoat the intro to the 5rh worst. I respect it

  • DeepFriedSalt
    DeepFriedSalt 4 months ago

    "Blimey that dude had a big nose."

  • The Pancake Mann
    The Pancake Mann 4 months ago +3

    Perch my perineum on a pole might be the best thing I've ever heard Yahtzee utter.

  • Shiv3r Cubesolver
    Shiv3r Cubesolver 4 months ago

    Can you do one on Celeste at some point?

  • Why Name?
    Why Name? 4 months ago

    Holy shit, Hunt Down the Freeman is still on steam? What the fuck is going on there?
    Also the fact that that games reviews are at around 30-35% shows you just how skewed the scale is.

    VIRGIN 4 months ago

    Damn. I actually liked Detroit. 😔

  • Lancer Lord
    Lancer Lord 4 months ago

    You should review darkest dungeon, it’s main concept is fucking you in the ass and you needing to deal with it
    It’s also another indie rougelike that was massively kickstarted

  • Noname Nobody
    Noname Nobody 4 months ago +1

    The only thing this list proves is that Mr. Croshaw did not play *Tetris Effect* (yet); if he had, it would be SOMEWHERE on this list....

  • Omio9999
    Omio9999 4 months ago

    6:53-7:03 - the most "fuck" anyone but his wife should hope to ever expect from Ben in the span of ten seconds.

  • joshua armstrong
    joshua armstrong 4 months ago

    shadow of the tomb raider can fuck off, thats not lara, its her daughter, lara croft is a badass, not a whimpering bitch child, she got out of training bras ages ago, and they put her back as a whining baby? fuck off! you killed lara croft you bastards! shes no longer a witty, badass with dry british humor, shes an overgrown baby, you killed her! and ruined her signature look! shes so generic that i HAD to imagine it being her daughter instead of lara, its been long enough that lara should have retired by now, i refuse to believe lara is still doing tomb raiding, and instead her daughter decides that she wants to take up the family business and goes on adventures of her own, fuck the "reboots" they arent real, and i refuse to believe they are, fuck the assholes who keep rebooting lara, its over! let her retire and be happy, not drag her around in the deep mud, sullying her good name, shes a mary sue character and no one likes that, my god what a bunch of jerks! let lara retire and enjoy her wealth, her daughter can take up the mantle now...now fuck off! i once saw jim sterling review it on jimpressions, and had to ask "is that supposed to be lara croft, are they really trying to pass off that chick as lara? thats not her, thats got to be her daughter, she looks too generic to be lara!" stop curb stomping her till shes no longer recognizable, five seconds into the video with jim and i didnt recognize that bitch as lara, i thought "who the hell is that! are they really going to try and convince us that thats lara??" fuck no! thats a bland bitch, a wimp to boot, as in she needs a boot up her ass, or those that made that game, shes no longer a badass, and it sucks, i refuse to acknowledge the reboots, they killed lara! -_-

  • Joseph Sharkey
    Joseph Sharkey 4 months ago

    Yup, I think Yahtzee is now too edgelordy. Its been a long time coming but the curmudgeonness has now reached eye rolling levels

  • 12ealDeal
    12ealDeal 4 months ago

    Did no one play Lost in Vivo?

  • antichicken
    antichicken 4 months ago

    Really phoning it in huh?

  • Max Caplan
    Max Caplan 4 months ago

    You must have no joy in your life. who hurt you??

  • lazyjosh47
    lazyjosh47 4 months ago +1

    That bit about surviving in subnautica purely out of spite is so true. Seriously, nothing is more satisfying than constantly being blocked off from an area for a while, and than later crafting a stasis rifle and making the wildlife your bitch.
    Feels good man

  • DanSollaccio
    DanSollaccio 4 months ago

    I wonder if he played Celeste last year. Dunno if it would have made it to the top 5 but it’s pretty great

  • Rafael
    Rafael 4 months ago

    Well, at least Black Mesa is a thing that also has Valve's approval.

  • C C
    C C 4 months ago

    almost forgot about this Wonderfull Cunt...

  • LuMnOsITi
    LuMnOsITi 4 months ago

    Should have named it 15 blandest games of 2018, but honestly there's nothing to differentiate most modern games now so it would be a 1000-way-tie

  • Frank Cilantro
    Frank Cilantro 5 months ago

    Wait you complained Odyssey took too long to kill stuff? I was complaining that I was 1 hitting everything on hard mode and got bored of it.

  • Tribdinosaur
    Tribdinosaur 5 months ago +1

    [cheering from the 5th row] Yay Unavowed!

  • Rocco Wagner
    Rocco Wagner 5 months ago

    odissey is the only assasin's creed that has had me actually considering getting it... go figure

  • Wyatt Tyson
    Wyatt Tyson 5 months ago

    At least Battlefield V wasn't on the worst or bland list. I guess he probably never played it (this is the first time this channel has popped up in my TVclip recommendations feed) but despite all the controversy around it Battlefield V came out alright.

  • Michael Ommundson
    Michael Ommundson 5 months ago

    Piss in your balls?

  • Cole MacGrath
    Cole MacGrath 5 months ago

    Dead Cells. Best game. That is all!

  • nu
    nu 5 months ago

    this guy is basically akindalewar

  • Rob K
    Rob K 5 months ago

    What the fffuuuuuuu, you don't like Firefly?!?

    • CMG The Person
      CMG The Person 2 months ago +1

      It's like basic human contact, He tried it once or twice but it's not really his thing

  • Matthew Hlady
    Matthew Hlady 5 months ago

    Definitely agree with "Moonlighter." Reviewed it myself and thought it was rather dull. Great idea, but underdeveloped.

  • Jared d'Voiles
    Jared d'Voiles 5 months ago

    I'm surprised he didn't make a Dead Cells video. That was GOTY 2018!

  • Major Abdullah
    Major Abdullah 5 months ago

    I loved this video, except the worst title card. Was kind of disgusting.

  • Faolin Siannodel
    Faolin Siannodel 5 months ago +1

    Watch out yahtzee, you'll piss off the browncoats with your vocally disliking Firefly, and they aim to misbehave.

  • Kura Oshino
    Kura Oshino 5 months ago

    I actually beat MG Survive despite the shitty ass checkpoint system.....I made it to the end because I refused to let it win xD! I did like it but it could've been much more better than what it was. The checkpoint system they used in this game sucked, in any other gsme it would've been fine but it didn't feel like it worked at all in this one. I know it's a spin-off of the main game, but even MGSV did the checkpoint system better to where it was fair enough (Except for when you fast travel by a box because it doesn't count as a CP). Like seriously! I love MGSV for the gameplay alone and it was fun, MG Survive made surviving seem boring and annoying with that robot AI up your ass. It did grow on me but it still was annoying until I got use to it. If you play this game here's my advice: DO NOT EXPLORE AROUND ALL AT ONCE WITHOUT GOING BACK TO BASE TO SAVE! You'll thank me later when after you explore everything and die to falling off a rock having to do it all over again.

  • Delayed Critique
    Delayed Critique 5 months ago

    I like Detroit: Become Human. It was a lot of fun and much better than his previous work.
    Not saying your wrong for your opinion, as this is your list, not mine

  • Spartan Dumpster
    Spartan Dumpster 5 months ago

    So many of these games are making me think "Oh shit, that came out this year?!" Or I guess I should say last year. Mainly Subnautica, Conan, and Metal Gear Survive. I forget if and when Conan had early access beta stuff, but I do remember Subnautica having those since a while back so I most likely just have it muddled together in my mind the early, unreleased version and the full release game, which is why I thought Subnautica came out in 2017. I think I figured Metal Gear Survive came out in 2017 because Konami has done so little since then, they've done nothing while others are upstaging him. Death Stranding and Blood Stained are both showing a lot of potential, P.T. was just completely remade by fans, and Konami's been so silent since Survive that I can hardly tell if it's been 1 year or 10 years since that shitty game came out.

  • Spartan Dumpster
    Spartan Dumpster 5 months ago

    I'm surprised by the big mix of reviews AC Odyssey has gotten. I hear a lot of people say it's terrible, a good amount of people say it's great, I've even seen it on some game of the year lists from other youtubers, and pretty high up too, then there are people who are just like "meh". This range isn't very common, usually a game stays at one end of the review scales, maybe with some being a bit harder or softer on it. RDR2 is a good example of it where there are tons of reviews giving it 9/10 and 10/10, with a handful of people being like "it's not THAT great 7/10 maybe even 6/10". It seems more rare to see a game with review scores ranging from like 3-9.

    • Spartan Dumpster
      Spartan Dumpster 5 months ago

      I haven't played Odyssey for a couple reasons, one being that I don't have money to waste buying all the new games, so I try to ration out some money to buy the games with good reviews and seem fun. I also saw that it had pay walls and RPG elements, so if I haven't bought an AC game since 4, I'm not going to buy one that won't let me perform stealth kills that are assured kills. Assassin's Creed shouldn't have RPG elements like this, especially when that entails needing to be a certain level, have certain equipment, have certain stats, so you can perform stealth kills. Also, I shouldn't be wasting $60 on a game anyways, so I'm not going to buy a game that I can expect to hit a pay wall in, so I'll need to spend more money in order to level up.

  • ungeschaut
    ungeschaut 5 months ago


  • Q
    Q 5 months ago

    Still waiting for a Pong review

  • Bolshie Colt
    Bolshie Colt 5 months ago

    The shit sounds sorta ruin the video for me personally.

  • Tohfool
    Tohfool 5 months ago

    Intro song?

  • Aaron Dostie
    Aaron Dostie 5 months ago

    Ace Combat 7 my guy

  • Eric Moors
    Eric Moors 5 months ago

    Smash Bros. is good.

    • Balnazzardi
      Balnazzardi 5 months ago +2

      And no one cares, except Smash fans.....Some of us just dont care about that game/franchise, no matter how much you try to convince everyone how good it is. Fighting games are not for everyone and Smash Bros even less so.

  • Eui no Ew
    Eui no Ew 5 months ago +1

    I agree mostly, but I adore DBH

  • Phil Kozla
    Phil Kozla 5 months ago

    We the happy few is worse than fallout 76 ?? That is insanity .

  • Jakewray
    Jakewray 5 months ago

    Please don't use poop noises. I feel triggered

  • Carlos Gallon
    Carlos Gallon 5 months ago

    How is Subnautica a 2018 game. I feel like it came out at least 2 years ago

    • GucciGinger
      GucciGinger 4 months ago

      +Jack Young Actually he mainly meant that for those people who would complain so and so game wasnt on the list, its still year based, if he reveiwed a great game from 2015 it would be able to make his list (the only exception being Deadrising 4 but he made that exception because of how shit dr4 is)

    • Jack Young
      Jack Young 5 months ago

      He mentioned in a prior Best/Worst/Blandest countdown that he goes by the year in which he reviewed the game.

  • feh meh
    feh meh 5 months ago

    Star Control 2.

    I SMASH TO REDBONE 5 months ago

    Piss is stored in the bladder not the bells yahtzee

  • ArtificialDjDAGX
    ArtificialDjDAGX 5 months ago +1

    I'm a bit disappointed in Yahtzee for not looking into the controversies surrounding FO76, he'd have placed it higher than MGS for sure if he knew. (False advertising, Refusing refunds, Banning modders, Leaking personal information and credit card information of their customers that opted for getting an actual canvas bag, since what you got from the $200 pre-order was a cheap nylon bag, The Nuka-cola rum was just a regular "beer bottle" with really cheap rum, inside of a hollow plastic case that looked like it could be a cool bottle, Implementing false discounts in their in-game store, Continuing the push for micro-transactions in the game, etc.)
    Also, Hunt Down The Freeman has supposedly gotten a lot better thanks to it's updates, as can be seen on the steam store.

  • ArtificialDjDAGX
    ArtificialDjDAGX 5 months ago

    That potential Top 5 that Yahtzee was talking about, I think "Osu!" might get nr 1, unless there's a game that's more clicky and epileptic than that rhythm game.

  • I may be mentally challenged, but

    1:16 Yahtzee confirms piss is stored in balls?!?

  • HOkayson
    HOkayson 5 months ago

    I want that Best games song so I can listen to it on repeat for an hour, and then never want to hear it ever again in my entire life.

  • Connaire McLoone
    Connaire McLoone 5 months ago

    Indie shill.

  • Ben
    Ben 5 months ago

    I kill jews accidentally

  • A Wild Moose
    A Wild Moose 5 months ago

    This was one of the best years for games in ages. What are you on about.

  • Blitzball Ace
    Blitzball Ace 5 months ago

    Dam, I loved Detroid: Become Human. Campy overtly melodramatic narrative social experimentive point and click adventures is exactly my thing.

  • davernrush
    davernrush 5 months ago

    I don't know why but this video really ruined my appetite.

  • Trustworthy Guy
    Trustworthy Guy 5 months ago

    Ah, yes. Assassins Creed. My first real game I ever played and a long time my favourite game series, until Ubisoft eventually decided to kill it and shit on it's grave... just like they did to their brand...

  • Mitt Romney XIIV
    Mitt Romney XIIV 5 months ago

    Man, Super Mario Bros 3 got all five Best Games spots again

  • thomas and harry
    thomas and harry 5 months ago

    ft: James face on a mug

  • muckymucks
    muckymucks 5 months ago

    Resident Evil 2 Remake
    Cyberpunk 2077
    The Last of Us 2
    2019 looks alright.

  • Ragnar
    Ragnar 5 months ago

    For someone who loves shitting on AAA games and sucking Indie dick, I’m gobsmacked that you never even reviewed Celeste

  • letterizer
    letterizer 5 months ago

    6:20 to 6:24 I'd like to see that happening just once though

  • BjornIn1979
    BjornIn1979 5 months ago

    Does Yahtzee even try these days? I remember this guy being funnier and more creative with his metaphors in describing how good or bad a game was.. Now all I got from this video is nausea, and enough use of the word "Shit" Fuck" to last me a week, with an extra bonus of constant literal visual representations of human shit to boot! ... !?! I donno anymore...

  • JacksonDuncanDesigns
    JacksonDuncanDesigns 5 months ago

    Imagine putting Spiderman in top 5 best but not red dead

    • GucciGinger
      GucciGinger 4 months ago +1

      Imagine not enjoying a game just because everyone else claims its oh so great