Game of the Year 2015 Roundup

Posted on Wednesday, April 27th 2016 at 8:31 p.m.

So it’s another year done and the critics have made their picks for Game of the Year 2015. Was your game picked? Let’s see…

Results from 2011 - Winner(s): The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim & The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (7 votes each)

Results from 2012 - Winner(s): The Walking Dead & Borderlands 2 (5 votes each)

Results from 2013 - Winner: The Last of Us (13 votes)

Results from 2014 - Winner: Dragon Age: Inquisition (11 votes)

Critics’ Game of the Year:

  • British Academy Games Awards - Fallout 4
  • D.I.C.E. Awards - Fallout 4
  • The Game Awards - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Game Developers Choice Awards - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Golden Joystick Awards - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Japan Game Awards - Yo-Kai Watch 2
  • SXSW Gaming Awards - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Edge - Bloodborne
  • Game Informer - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Eurogamer (UK) - Bloodborne
  • GamesRadar - Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • Game Revolution - Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • GameSpot - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • GameTrailers - Bloodborne
  • Giant Bomb - Super Mario Maker
  • IGN - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Yahoo! Games - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Polygon - Her Story
  • Slant Magazine - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Time (magazine) - Prune

Based on average of review scores:

  • GameRankings - Undertale
  • Metacritic - Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • Moby Games - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Readers’ Game of the Year:

  • GameFAQs - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • GameSpot - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • IGN - The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

Total awards for each game:

  1. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - 13 votes total (9 critics, 1 based on review average, 3 readers)
  2. Bloodborne - 3 votes total (3 critics)
  3. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain - 3 votes total (2 critics, 1 based on review average)
  4. Fallout 4 - 2 votes total (2 critics)
  5. Super Mario Maker - 1 vote total (1 critic)
  6. Her Story - 1 vote total (1 critic)
  7. Prune - 1 vote total (1 critic)
  8. Yo-Kai Watch 2 - 1 vote total (1 critic)
  9. Undertale - 1 vote total (1 based on review average)

Source: Wikipedia

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