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Screenshot: Matt Makes Games Whether you’re celebrating with your loved ones in person or from a distance, The Inventory staff is dedicated to spreading holiday cheer with the top gifts to ring in the season—and maybe a few good deals to snatch up for yourself. It’s okay, your secret’s safe with us. It feels like only yesterday we entered March, mostly because that’s where time ceased existing for most people once the pandemic forced us into our homes. Now, we’re here in December and winter is about to begin. The weather is getting colder, the days are getting shorter, and the holidays are fast approaching. While winter can be depressing at times, it’s also a comforting season if you’re prepared for it. Warm winter clothes and heavy blankets can help you feel like a human burrito when the outside world is covered in snow. This year, there’s another essential aspect to our impending hibernation: games. Video games have played a huge role in our quarantine days, giving players something to do while cooped up inside. While the situation will hopefully wind down next year with vaccines finally getting shipped out, we’ll likely be stuck inside through the winter. It’s going to be a season full of ennui, so finding a cozy game to fill the time is as important as getting a big stockpile of hot chocolate. What’s the criteria for a good winter comfort game? That’s entirely up to you. For many, Animal Crossing: New Horizons is sure […]