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Slap your forehead along with the most disappointing games of 2016

These may not be the worst video games of 2016, but man, are they disappointing.

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Making video games is hard. Everyone in the industry I talk to says, "Dude, it's the hardest thing a group of human beings can do."

So while I can't deny the amount of empathy I have for those who've signed up for such an undertaking, I still need to do my job and temporarily ignore those feelings so I can bring to you my picks for the most disappointing video games of 2016.

These aren't the worst games of the year, but they most certainly are the most disappointing.

For the full list of games, be sure to click through the gallery below.