Welcome to VG247’s Best Games Ever Podcast: Episode 34 – the best game that suffers from bloating

Bloat was clearly on all our minds in the afterglow of the christmas season, so we did an entire podcast about the concept. But we’re not talking about being full of mince pies, here: we’re on about video game bloat. The scourge of modern times, that has turned what used to be a fun escapist hobby into the full time job of icon janitoring. Games are so rammed with the dreaded “content” now that dev cycles are starting to be measured in decades instead of years. It’s an industry-wide problem, and we’re all tired of it.

But which game is the worst offender, according to our esteemed panel of turkey-stuffed commentators?

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