From SteamWorld Dig 2 to Blossom Tales, we have a slew of great wild card games.
Our opening round features eight games that are beloved to a great many of us. Four awesome games will go home after this. Vote now to help turn the tide. Voting this round ends on January 17 at Noon ET.
- Blossom Tales: The Sleeping King (FDG Entertainment/Castle Pixel; December 21) vs. SteamWorld Dig 2 (Image & Form; September 21) - Winner will face Metroid: Samus Returns
- Battle Chef Brigade (Adult Swim Games/Trinket Studios; November 20) vs. Stardew Valley (Chucklefish/Concerned Ape; October 5) - Winner will face Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
- Puyo Puyo Tetris (Sega/Sonic Team; April 25) vs. Sonic Mania (Sega/PagodaWest Games/Headcannon; August 15) - Winner will face Super Mario Odyssey
- Star Fox 2 (Nintendo; September 29) vs. Snipperclips (Nintendo/SFB Games; March 3) - Winner will face The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild