IGN's Judgment Day (GOTY Nominations) -- PC wins (Again)

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#51 Posted by Badosh (12741 posts) -

PC dominating?

All is as it is expected to be.

The_Game21x
Domination is expected, I agree.
#52 Posted by Blabadon (27127 posts) -

I just double-checked, IGN gave Diablo 3 a 9.5 and didn't even bother putting it on its GotY list! Puuuuuthetic. They basically just admitted they're Blizzard advertisers with ZERO journalistic integrity, as most of us have known for years. So glad I've never been a regular visitor there...

trollop_scat
Another comment from one of their reviews: "I'll come right out and say it: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning will be discussed when Game of the Year 2012 rolls around"
#53 Posted by clyde46 (46793 posts) -
Nice it see the PC doing so well.
#54 Posted by MBirdy88 (8434 posts) -

[QUOTE="MBirdy88"]Jesus christ FTL is such a wannabe hipster fad, it really is a glorified flash game with barely anything to it.Ravenshout

It's still fresher than the game in your avatar.

Yea, easy random pot luck flash games with about 5 different combat outcomes is sooo much better than diablo.
#55 Posted by biggest_loser (24083 posts) -

*cough* *cough* Assassins Creed 3 *cough*

PhazonBlazer
God help us lol
#56 Posted by Puckhog04 (22643 posts) -

Only two of those are exclusive to the PC...how is that dominating?

#57 Posted by MBirdy88 (8434 posts) -

Only two of those are exclusive to the PC...how is that dominating?

Puckhog04
Because out of the whole list you can play the most of them on pc.
#58 Posted by MrYaotubo (2709 posts) -

Only two of those are exclusive to the PC...how is that dominating?

Puckhog04

Guild Wars 2,FTL and Hotline Miami,so three.

And the main point is that out of the 10,7 are available on the PC,making it not only the system with more exclusives in the list but also the ability to play most of the games there.

#59 Posted by Goyoshi12 (9687 posts) -

Only two of those are exclusive to the PC...how is that dominating?

Puckhog04

We just count to multiplats as PC since, you know, PC FTW!

#60 Posted by chronocross668 (530 posts) -

PS3 had a off year and still finish with 2 GOTY exclusive, next year ps3 is going to dominated.

#61 Posted by Badosh (12741 posts) -

Only two of those are exclusive to the PC...how is that dominating?

Puckhog04
PC has most noms, and most exclusive noms. And at the time of the thread being made it had more than half of the noms as exclusives.
#62 Posted by Puckhog04 (22643 posts) -

[QUOTE="Puckhog04"]

Only two of those are exclusive to the PC...how is that dominating?

Badosh

PC has most noms, and most exclusive noms. And at the time of the thread being made it had more than half of the noms as exclusives.

They're multiplat games...you don't count them as strictly PC nominations.

#63 Posted by Badosh (12741 posts) -
They're multiplat games...you don't count them as strictly PC nominations.Puckhog04
Still has the most exclusive noms... cool?
#64 Posted by Puckhog04 (22643 posts) -

[QUOTE="Puckhog04"]They're multiplat games...you don't count them as strictly PC nominations.Badosh
Still has the most exclusive noms... cool?

I stated that to begin with.

#65 Posted by super600 (30807 posts) -

At least the racing GOTY category will be fun to watch on IGN.

#66 Posted by MrYaotubo (2709 posts) -

[QUOTE="Badosh"][QUOTE="Puckhog04"]They're multiplat games...you don't count them as strictly PC nominations.Puckhog04

Still has the most exclusive noms... cool?

I stated that to begin with.

But you did so innacurately,you said it has two when it has three exclusives in the nominations.
#67 Posted by Badosh (12741 posts) -
I stated that to begin with.Puckhog04
Yes. I know. Then, I proceeded to explain how the PC is winning (dominating) because it has the most exclusive nominations. cool?
#68 Posted by Puckhog04 (22643 posts) -

[QUOTE="Puckhog04"]I stated that to begin with.Badosh
Yes. I know. Then, I proceeded to explain how the PC is winning (dominating) because it has the most exclusive nominations. cool?

I don't really care...was simply commenting on including the other games as "pseudo" PC exclusives like somehow they all counted just because it's on PC. I couldn't care less about nominations, just the winner.

#69 Posted by Badosh (12741 posts) -

I don't really care...was simply commenting onPuckhog04
You asked a question, so obviously you cared a little.

#70 Posted by Puckhog04 (22643 posts) -

[QUOTE="Puckhog04"]I don't really care...was simply commenting onBadosh

You asked a question, so obviously you cared a little.

I was commenting (asking in this case) on your inclusion of multiplats as supposed "proof" of PC "dominating" a nomination list, nothing more.

#71 Posted by Badosh (12741 posts) -
I was commenting (asking in this case) on your inclusion of multiplats as supposed "proof" of PC "dominating" a nomination list, nothing more.Puckhog04
When did I include them as domination? Especially when did I include them before you asked.
#72 Posted by MrYaotubo (2709 posts) -

[QUOTE="Puckhog04"]I don't really care...was simply commenting onBadosh

You asked a question, so obviously you cared a little.

As someone that clearly dislikes that PC as we can see often in this forum,he clearly cared and way more than a little lol.
#73 Posted by seanmcloughlin (38217 posts) -

No Far Cry 3? :?

#74 Posted by BPoole96 (22803 posts) -

No Far Cry 3? :?

seanmcloughlin

I think Far Cry 3 will miss out on a lot of awards since it just came out and many have not been able to play it

#75 Posted by trollop_scat (2653 posts) -

Another comment from one of their reviews: "I'll come right out and say it: Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning will be discussed when Game of the Year 2012 rolls around"Blabadon

Ahw man I actually liked that game a lot (for a while, anyway) and it saddens me that it ruined Curt Schilling :(

#76 Posted by senses_fail_06 (6736 posts) -
Only one game on that list is on either Wii or WiiU...:|...:lol: :lol: :lol:
#77 Posted by seanmcloughlin (38217 posts) -

[QUOTE="seanmcloughlin"]

No Far Cry 3? :?

BPoole96

I think Far Cry 3 will miss out on a lot of awards since it just came out and many have not been able to play it

Shame, it's the best game all year

#78 Posted by MrYaotubo (2709 posts) -

[QUOTE="BPoole96"]

[QUOTE="seanmcloughlin"]

No Far Cry 3? :?

seanmcloughlin

I think Far Cry 3 will miss out on a lot of awards since it just came out and many have not been able to play it

Shame, it's the best game all year

It´s the same reason as to why Hawken is gonna miss the awards or like SW ToR missed last year,coming out by the time the awards are already underway.
#79 Posted by mariokart64fan (19535 posts) -

this year had xenoblade - marioparty 9 nascar 2012 007 legends nsmb u and this is all ign can come up with nascar never wins a goty some people need to give it a chance and i dont think wwe has ever gotten one nor has a 007 game since goldeneye!

#80 Posted by clyde46 (46793 posts) -
[QUOTE="seanmcloughlin"]

[QUOTE="BPoole96"]

I think Far Cry 3 will miss out on a lot of awards since it just came out and many have not been able to play it

MrYaotubo

Shame, it's the best game all year

It´s the same reason as to why Hawken is gonna miss the awards or like SW ToR missed last year,coming out by the time the awards are already underway.

Hawken feels like COD with mechs. MW:O is better.
#81 Posted by clyde46 (46793 posts) -

this year had xenoblade - marioparty 9 nascar 2012 007 legends nsmb u and this is all ign can come up with nascar never wins a goty some people need to give it a chance and i dont think wwe has ever gotten one nor has a 007 game since goldeneye!

mariokart64fan
The English Language, how does it work?
#82 Posted by HaloPimp978 (7315 posts) -

So PC wins again...

#83 Posted by speedfreak48t5p (8513 posts) -

List needs Forza Horizon and Far Cry 3

#84 Posted by Cherokee_Jack (32198 posts) -

Few things are as important, as contentious, and as conversation-worthy as deciding which game deserves IGN's highest annual honor.IGN

Or, to put it another way, no one cares.

#85 Posted by illmatic87 (15343 posts) -
IGN has FTL and Hotline Miami as nominations? Well, they're awesome games, but colour me impressed IGN.
#86 Posted by mems_1224 (47440 posts) -
[QUOTE="illmatic87"]IGN has FTL and Hotline Miami as nominations? Well, they're awesome games, but colour me impressed IGN.

maybe thats because their pc editors are the only people there who aren't completely terrible.
#87 Posted by Mr_BillGates (3186 posts) -

List is trash due to having Guild Wars 2 in it.

#88 Posted by glez13 (8891 posts) -

This looks like a hipster year with some of those games.

#89 Posted by BPoole96 (22803 posts) -

This looks like a hipster year with some of those games.

glez13

Too bad Torchlight 2 didn't get a nomination. It's more deserving than The Unfinished Swan. Max Payne 3 should also be given a nod.

#90 Posted by illmatic87 (15343 posts) -
[QUOTE="mems_1224"][QUOTE="illmatic87"]IGN has FTL and Hotline Miami as nominations? Well, they're awesome games, but colour me impressed IGN.

maybe thats because their pc editors are the only people there who aren't completely terrible.

Well, IGN never struck me as a place to visit for PC shindings. I'd go to Rock, Paper, Shotgun for that. Plus it has HORACE THE ENDLESS BEAR.
#91 Posted by MirkoS77 (7775 posts) -

As far as I'm aware, today's December 5. Far Cry 3 just released. Many places already seem to be making lists and handing out awards. Can no one hold their wad for another 25 days? Someone explain to me how GotY can be in anyway credible when the goddamn year has not even finished yet. Maybe this is just me as no one else seems to have an issue with this, but it'd be great to get an explanation.

#92 Posted by lostrib (39003 posts) -

List is trash due to having Guild Wars 2 in it.

Mr_BillGates

you sound dumb

#93 Posted by HaloinventedFPS (4732 posts) -

Good list, anyone saying this was a bad year is a console only gamer.

Planetside 2 should be on it however, amazing for a F2P game.

Also imo Black Mesa is up there for GOTY, but since it's a mod, i don't think it counts.

#94 Posted by kozzy1234 (35266 posts) -

Of those games listed I would have to say Borderlands2, Halo4 and FTL are my 3 favorites of there list.

#95 Posted by R3FURBISHED (10648 posts) -

Mass Effect 3 for me, by a pretty considerable margin as well.

#96 Posted by 1080pOnly (1986 posts) -

[QUOTE="IAmNot_fun"][QUOTE="BPoole96"]

Didn't expect to see Hotline Miami on there. I'm surprised IGN even knew that game existed.

BPoole96

Or FTL.

Oh wow I didn't even see that. That and Hotline Miami are both 16-bit games. How funny would that be if they won GOTY over massively budgeted AAA games :P

Would be so awesome...and here's the thing, probably well deserved. FTL is a masterpiece of game design :).

#97 Posted by silversix_ (14982 posts) -
i hope gw2 wins everything and FC3 fps/shooter of the year because those two are the only great games in the whole year.
#98 Posted by Badosh (12741 posts) -

List is trash due to having Guild Wars 2 in it.

Mr_BillGates
oh okay ;)
#100 Posted by -Unreal- (24544 posts) -

Dead Wars 2. :lol:

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