Best Action 2019: Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

FromSoftware’s samurai adventure wins Best Action of 2019. We’ll be updating our GOTY 2019 hub with new awards and personal picks throughout December.

Harry: Like many, I suspect, I considered giving up on Sekiro. I wasn’t even very far when the nagging voice at the back of my mind tempted me into quitting. My stumbling block came in the shape of a nondescript general: Tenzen Yamauchi. I never got the impression that this optional mini-boss gave others much trouble: he’s certainly no Guardian Ape or Genichiro.