Best of 2008 Genre Awards

Come see the winners of GameSpot's Best of 2008 genre awards category!

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Donkeljohn

Burnout Paradise came out in 2008, but continues to set the pace which every. single. driving game that has followed must keep up with.

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IceBlazerX

LBP should have won.

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thugzilla2killa

braid wasnt very fun to play for me. i would give it a 5/10....... why would people nominate it for game of the year.

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annoyingdevil

omg just because in braid you can reverse time it wins. in prince of persia sot trilogy you can reverse time and do more time manipulations powers if gamespot did prince of persia warrior within vs braid they would probably say braid?!?!?!?! just because its rated 9.5

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annoyingdevil

lbp and prince of persia are 10 times better then crappy braid i dont see why braid gets 9.5 it has some crappy graphics i would understand it if it was only a phone game. and in little big planet you can do way more then braid in braid you just compleat the game in 10 hours then you do nothing. in lbp when you compleat all the levels you can just play them again and ace them or u can play other peoples levels and join people and make ure own levels its 10times better then crappy braid

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cole_mihai

dead space 2 is coming!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Traumerei112

Ok ... Left 4 Dead over Gears of War 2 .. Ha. ha ...... That's so funny .

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Traumerei112

WTF ? Braid over LBP ? Are you kidding me !!!!!!

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midway_nights

oh well braid was the most stupid game i have ever played.

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bloath

every time I see little big planet and hear it's music I become happy :D Such great songs!!

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jeremyd99

mgs4 looks awsome

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DaShiznawz

Persona 4 should have won best Role-playing Game HANDS DOWN!!!!

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thespartaan

wtf wtf braid is nothing infront of litltle big planet

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JESSEAARON100

GTA IV was awesome.I hope GTA 5 is even better

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princeuncharted

Patapon should have won best music. I am happy that MGS 4 won best action game

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nickelback123

i get realy anoyed with all of gamespots nominations being the rubbishy 2d games that are nothing origonal because theres bin games like that for 10-20 years and when they do nominate actual good games the rarely win e.g lbp is the best game ever and it lost to braid wich is just a stupid desision

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_Ben99_

Crisis C0re has the most enjoyable atmosphere I ever experienced

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dante-taunt

Never satisfied with the gamespot nominations and the winners.i own a 360 and a ps3.mgs4 is good but gow2 is like......... Sorry but i am ashamed

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yhenry431

mgs4 rules!!!!!!

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Nenad87

fallout 3 deserves rpg and MGS4 as the best action adventure.

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ShootumUP26

Fallout 3 deserves rpg Smash brothers brawl does also for fighting Left 4 dead totally does i still think fifa 09 deserves the sports Advnaced wars should have won stratgegy

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Morbidmassacre

Smash bros shouldn't even be considered a "fighting game". SSF2THDR is million times, or two million times, better than that.

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G4MER_2k9

Motorstorm pacific rift shud have won the best Driving game!

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OBrad11911

Dead space was pretty good... Fallout 3 SUCKS.... i bought itt and played it like 2 times and never touched it since....

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vizard38

So Spore wasnt in it

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Nintenkid49

FALLOUT 3 OVER CRISIS CORE?????? :(

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superluigi888

gta should have benn in the shooter genre cause theres a LOT of shooting

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superluigi888

gamespots choices are bad except brawl and btw guitar hero rulez

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superluigi888

im really tired of hearing metal gear solid, GTA rulez

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fize4ever

i think gamespot made braid a little over rated

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jaz350z

@AmazedTony123 wth? MGS4 was SO much better then Dead Space, and GTA 4 was better also

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BaraDani

I think Prince of Persia is the best platformer of 2008. I very much love that game!

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AmazedTony123

what the heck? why wasnt dead space action game of the year? its way better than metal gear solid 4. and it should have been a tie between mortal kombat DCU and soulcaliber 4!!! super smash bros is a piece of crap!!!

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handsomeboy1996

i think soul calibur iv is better and advanced war rocks!

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saevon

AN COM ON MORTAL KOMBAT VS. DC UNIVERSE SHOULD HAVE WON BEST FIGHTING

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saevon

I NO LITTLE BIG PLANET IS THE BEST

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Ace2206

I gotta say gamestops choices this for 2008 were really bad. The other games they enlisted were better than the ones they chose. They chose Braid over Mirrors Edge or Little Big Planet!

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1DerekR1

I'd have said SC IV was the best fighter. It's much deeper than SSB.

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boyd803

definitely not jumper

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mdt_papa

wrong gta IVbest action /adventure game

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carlHCjr2

MEtal GEAR SOLID??????? Im tired of that game

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carlHCjr2

Mortal combat vs DC universe RULEZ

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nikola96

Mortal combat vs DC universe RULEZ

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1995_1996_1997

mgs4 rulez

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jagus12

What does Gamespot has with Braid... I mean, its a good, funny game, but no way its over Little Big Planet...

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NoctisLucis

dont get on Braid to but comon, how many games you know like MGS4? .......of course it deserve all the prices becouse it was a game develope over and over again in the same base achiving somthing close to perfection, hope that teams like the ones from dead space, and assasins creed , and some other good ones, get some similar philosophy so the overall game standard open the door to improve instead of get stuked in repetitive unoriginal works who just try to be a good money making chance. good games always have that extra lucid hand who knows what to do in my opinion. like all good work needs a master craftman who guides eaither this is film music or make a dam violin !!

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hapydirtyhippie

i really dont see whats so great about braid

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emkplayboy6

Just got this game cant wait to play it, only spend 30 bux! weeeeeeeeeeee

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kd_kash

MEtal GEAR SOLID??????? Im tired of that game