Level One Gaming History

 

Below is a complete record of the video games and tabletop games that have been officially selected for experience and discussion during the group’s history.

The group uses a five star rating system, with the average of all member scores recorded as our final rating for each selection.  Ratings are, of course, entirely subjective and can be based on whatever factors are deemed appropriate by each member.


Selected Video Games

01/17

Portal (2007)

Valve Corporation

★★★★★

 

02/17

The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (1991)

Nintendo

★★★★★

 

03/17

2064: Read Only Memories (2015)

MidBoss

★★★ ½

 

04/17

Her Story (2015)

Sam Barlow

★★★★

 

05/17

INSIDE (2016)

Playdead

★★★★★

 

06/17

Street Fighter II: The World Warrior (1991)

Capcom

★★★★

 

07/17

The Yawhg (2013)

Damian Sommer & Emily Carroll

★★★★

 

08/17

Donkey Kong (1981)

Nintendo

★★★ ½

 

09/17

Moon Hunters (2016)

Kitfox Games

★★★

 

10/17

The Witcher (2007)

CD Projekt RED

★★★★

 

11/17

EarthBound (Mother 2) (1994)

Ape / HAL Laboratory

★★★★ ½

 

12/17

Never Alone (Kisima Inŋitchuŋa) (2014)

Upper One Games

★★★ ½

 

01/18

Doki Doki LIterature Club! (2017)

Team Salvato

★★★★★

 

02/18

Papo & Yo (2012)

Minority Media

★★★★

 

03/18

Mega Man 2 (1988)

Capcom

★★★★

 

04/18

Animal Crossing: New Leaf (2012)

Nintendo

★★★★ ½

 

05/18

Batman: Arkham Asylum (2009)

Rocksteady Studios

★★★★

 

06/18

Stardew Valley (2016)

ConcernedApe

★★★★ ½

 

07/18

FEZ (2012)

Polytron Corporation

★★★★

 

08/18

Tacoma (2017)

Fullbright

 

09/18

OFF (2008)

Unproductive Fun Time

 


Selected Tabletop Games

01/17

Love Letter (2012)

Seiji Kanai

★★★★ ½

 

02/17

Celestia (2015)

Aaron Weissblum

★★★★

 

03/17

Exploding Kittens (2015)

Matthew Inman, Elan Lee, and Shane Small

★★★★

 

04/17

Clue (Cluedo) (1947)

Anthony E. Pratt

★★★★

 

05/17

Spyfall (2014)

Alexandr Ushan

★★★★ ½

 

06/17

Monikers (2015)

Alex Hague and Justin Vickers

★★★★

 

07/17

Tokaido (2012)

Antoine Bauza

★★★★

 

08/17

King of Tokyo (2011)

Richard Garfield

★★★★

 

09/17

Sushi Go! (2013)

Phil Walker-Harding

★★★★ ½

 

10/17

The Witcher Adventure Game (2014)

Ignacy Trzewiczek

★★★★ ½

 

11/17

The Resistance (2009)

Don Eskridge

★★★★

 

12/17

Spinagogue (2017)

Eric Pavony

★★★

 

01/18

Biblios (2007)

Steve Finn

★★★★

 

02/18

Kill Doctor Lucky (1996)

James Ernest

★★★ ½

 

03/18

Mega Man: The Board Game (2016)

Jason Hawronsky and Matt Whitaker

★★★ ½

 

04/18

DropMix (2017)

Harmonix

★★★★

 

05/18

Escape Room: The Game (2016)

Roland MacDonald

★★★ ½

 

06/18

The Captain is Dead (2014)

Joe Price and J.T. Smith

★★★★

 

07/18

Bears vs Babies (2017)

Matthew Inman and Elan Lee

★★★ ½

 

08/18

Smash Up (2012)

Paul Peterson