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What To Play

What To Play

Many games are huge. Others are endless. Some are so exciting that they swallow our news feeds whole. That’s where Polygon’s What to Play comes in: We curate the best, most innovative, and most intriguing games on every platform, so you can spend less time searching, and more time playing.

The best games of 2021 (so far)

The 14 best PlayStation 5 games

The 22 best PC games

The 22 best Xbox games

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14 exciting video games we’re anticipating this summer

The 22 best Nintendo Switch games

The 22 best PlayStation 4 games

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The 25 best games on Game Pass

The best anime of 2022, so far

The 10 Star Wars games every fan needs to play

The best video games of 2022, so far

Puzzle Quest 3 is disappointing — here are 5 great puzzle RPGs to play instead

The 16 best retro games for Nintendo Switch Online + Expansion Pack subscribers

Ascension Tactics leads our list of the best new board games of March

12 games I love on Steam Deck

Control leaves Game Pass later this month, so you should start playing now

Obsessed with Wordle? Here are 6 games to kill time between rounds

The 8 coziest video game firesides

The best gaming headsets 2021

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The best anime of 2021

The best D&D campaigns

The 22 best board games

The Nintendo Switch OLED is perfect for these 10 games

11 hidden object games you shouldn’t miss

Metroid Dread reaches new heights by offering no mercy

The essential racing games of Xbox Game Pass

Every Mario game available on Nintendo Switch, ranked

The essential games for getting through the rest of winter as quickly as possible

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The 10 essential examples of snow and ice in video games

The 22 best Xbox One games

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The 10 essential Xbox Game Pass games for hope in 2021

The 10 essential Xbox Game Pass games to install on Christmas morning

The essential 10 Xbox Game Pass games to bring people together

The best anime of 2020

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Google Stadia’s best games: 11 great places to start

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The essential games that make hard sci-fi playable

The best games of 2020 (so far)

The 15 best documentaries of 2019

The best comics of 2019

The 22 best iOS and Android games

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