Listen to two best friends talk about a video game they love. What makes it so special, and hard to put down? They’re only Playing for Fun — so it’s just the good stuff, none of the bad stuff.

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#11: Half-Life

December 17th, 2018 · 52 minutes

Equip HEV suit, equip crowbar, kill headcrab, climb ladder, fall off ladder, major lacerations detected, climb ladder again, jump, jump, pick-up magnum, shoot zombie scientist, shoot bull squid, refill health, talk to Barney — oh no! They killed Barney! — crawl through ducts, headcrabs! Shoot shoot shoot, ammunition depleted, equip crowbar.

#10: Mario and Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

November 14th, 2018 · 50 minutes

Battle HQ, select team, buy weapon, equip weapon, increase skills, Fight! Move, team jump, shoot, activate royal gaze, switch hero, shoot, collect coins, move, hide, switch hero, move, hit, hide, shoot, CRITICAL Honey! Battle Cleared!

#9: Splatoon 2

October 2nd, 2018 · 53 minutes

Join team, run, paint, splat, jump, swim, danger, escape, paint, swim, restart, paint, paint, paint, last minute, paint faster, nervously wait, victory!

#8: Stardew Valley

September 18th, 2018 · 50 minutes

Wake up. Water plants. Harvest crops. Sell crops. Collect eggs. Make mayonnaise. Milk the cows. Mine some copper. Smelt copper bar. Go to blacksmith. Open geode. Donate to museum. Give a gift to Abigail. Go fishing. Go out to the pub. Talk to some friends. Walk home. Go to bed. Do it all again tomorrow.

#7: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

August 22nd, 2018 · 89 minutes

Walk, fight, take Bokoblin horn, open chest, walk, climb, climb, walk, take traveler’s sword, take Hylian Shroom, take apple, pick up rock, discover a Korok! walk, run, walk, climb, jump, glide, walk, cook mushroom skewer, sit by the fire until morning.

#6: Don't Starve

July 10th, 2018 · 51 minutes

Pick grass, pick berries, gather sticks, avoid spider, eat berries, gather flint, craft ax, chop wood, BEES! Pick carrot, eat carrot, craft torch, keep away darkness, wait until morning, locate the beefalo, pick berries, eat berries...

#5: Firewatch

June 9th, 2018 · 55 minutes

“Hey Delilah”
“Yes Henry”
“There’s a beautiful meadow down here”
“Yeah, isn’t it peaceful”

#4: Portal 2 Co-Op

May 2nd, 2018 · 58 minutes

"Today, you will be testing with a partner. Please wave to your partner."

Blue portal, purple portal, push the button, orange portal, red portal, fly through the air, grab the cube, blue portal, purple portal, put cube on button, door opens, high-five...

We’re Partners in Science!

#3: Threes and Flipflop Solitaire

April 5th, 2018 · 32 minutes

Swipe, swipe, swipe, tap, tap, tap, up and right, up and down.

#2: Celeste

March 6th, 2018 · 41 minutes

Jump, air-dash, restart. Jump, air-dash, climb, restart. Jump, restart. Jump, air-dash, climb, jump, success!