Annual Awards

December 14, 2013

The OMG! Hour: Episode 82

The One With the GOTY Countdown, Part I

This is it. The beginning of our Annual Game of the Year Extravaganza! This is Part One of our Three part series all leading up to our favourite time of year. Christmas. Oh, wait, I mean the announcement of The OMG! Hour’s 2013 Game of the Year!  The categories and nominees for this week’s show are:

Best Indie Game

  • Warframe [Digital Extremes / PS4]
  • Papers, Please [Lucas Pope / PC]
  • Contrast [Compulsion Games / PS4]
  • The Bridge [The Quantum Astrophysicists Guild / PC]

Best Digital Only Game (AKA Arcade)

  • State of Decay [Undead Labs / 360]
  • Terraria [Re-Logic / 360]
  • Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon [Ubisoft Montreal / 360]
  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons [Starbreeze Studios / 360]
  • The Wolf Among Us [Telltale Games / 360]

Best DLC

  • Mass Effect 3 – Citadel [Bioware / 360]
  • Borderlands 2 – Tiny Tina’s Assault and Dragon’s Keep [Gearbox / 360]
  • Dishonored: Knife of Dunwall [Arkane / 360]
  • Dishonored: The Witches of Brigmore [Arkane / 360]

Best Mobile/Handheld Game

  • Tiny Death Star [Nimblebit / iOS]
  • Plants vs Zombies 2 [Popcap / iOS]
  • Animal Crossing New Leaf [Nintendo / 3DS]
  • Marvel Puzzle Quest [D3Publisher / iOS]

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Sean
Sean is an avid gamer and lover of all thing tech. He is a dedicated husband and the father to three beautiful daughters. In addition to taking his love of gaming to a new level with this site, Sean is also host of our podcasts: The OMG! Hour, Lost Treasures of Gaming, and Primetime as well as the bi-weekly podcast mashup show, Gamers Unscripted. Follow Sean on Twitter as @Xiantayne and this blog as @OMGnexus.




 
 

 

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