Heading into 2024, we were probably all aware that the year was in no way going to come close to replicating the insanity of 2023, and while we’ve all been proven right on paper, this year has also not been nearly as dry as many of us had thought it would be.

We are now halfway through the year, and looking back at this point, we can’t help but marvel at how many excellent games we have already played this year so far, and the sheer variety of experiences that we have enjoyed. Looking ahead, there’s even more to look forward to, but here, we’re going to pause and reminisce, as we go over and rank what we feel have been the year’s best single-player games up to this point