‘The Long Way Home’: A look back at the 10 best games from 2018

We all want to be good at video games, right?

And we all want them to feel great.

But for a variety of reasons, the medium can sometimes feel like an endless playground for the sorts of things that can’t be done in real life, or at least not in a game that can, and it’s a fact that has been repeatedly confirmed by the industry’s most successful franchises.

The list of games that broke our hearts last year was pretty much endless, but there were some of the best, and some of our favorite, games to celebrate our hearts.

Here are 10 games that made us cry, our own, or both.