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2012 Game of the Year: The Walking Dead

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 25, 2013 12:01pm PST

The Walking Dead for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Mac, and iOS is Shacknews' 2012 Game of the Year

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"That's well earned, Bought that game and enjoyed every bit of it. Very good game, hat's off to ..."

- Gamer Assassin see all 70 comments

Best of 2012: #2 - XCOM: Enemy Unknown

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 25, 2013 12:00pm PST

XCOM: Enemy Unknown for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 is #3 in our Best of 2012.

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"Yeah, I just hit ESC if I need to break for any reason, then resume."

- Ride-My-Rocket see all 13 comments

Best of 2012: #3 - Dishonored

By John Keefer, Jan 24, 2013 12:01pm PST

Dishonored for PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 is #3 in our Best of 2012.

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"Finished it in 16 hours, with about 70% exploration and side quests. Got into a few fights, but ..."

- shirif see all 35 comments

Best of 2012: #4 - Journey

By Garnett Lee, Jan 24, 2013 12:00pm PST

Journey for PlayStation 3 is #4 in our Best of 2012.

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"Jenova Chen is said to have loved this fan-made alternate ending: ..."

- Sideways Bob see all 9 comments

Best of 2012: #5 - Far Cry 3

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 23, 2013 12:01pm PST

Far Cry 3 for PC, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360 is #5 in our Best of 2012.

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"Oh and apparently, it mostly does this for the bought / legal version, and mostly doesn't do ..."

- EternaLife see all 10 comments

Best of 2012: #6 - Mass Effect 3

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 23, 2013 12:00pm PST

Mass Effect 3 for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U is #6 in our Best of 2012.

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"I wish I was playing at that point again. Really loved the second game (especially The Illusive ..."

- Curike see all 17 comments

Best of 2012: #7 - FTL: Faster Than Light

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 22, 2013 12:01pm PST

FTL for PC is #7 in our Best of 2012.

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"I'm happy it won and I get to read Alice's writing. I finally won after 40 some odd hours."

- spazzium see all 33 comments

Best of 2012: #8 - Borderlands 2

By Garnett Lee, Jan 22, 2013 12:00pm PST

Borderlands 2 for PC, Xbox 360, and PS3 is #8 in our Best of 2012.

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"All the more reason I want to wait, if the DLC was poop I'd go now but I have enough to play anyways"

- Horn see all 8 comments

Best of 2012: #9 - Mark of the Ninja

By Steve Watts, Jan 21, 2013 12:01pm PST

Mark of the Ninja for PC and Xbox 360 is #9 in our Best of 2012.

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"Like the game, this article seems to be ignored, even though it deserves love. Steve, I'm ..."

- RaptorII see all 2 comments

Best of 2012: #10 - Halo 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 21, 2013 12:00pm PST

Halo 4 for Xbox 360 is #10 in our Best of 2012.

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"Two games earned our 10th place position in a tie. There are no other ties on the list, though."

- AndrewYoon see all 3 comments

Best of 2012: #10 - New Super Mario Bros U

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 21, 2013 12:00pm PST

New Super Mario Bros. U for Wii U is #10 in our Best of 2012.

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"I decided to play through more than the first two levels (I kept forgetting to save before and I ..."

- Vorlonesque see all 27 comments