TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards 2011

TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards 2011

The Results Are In!

Written by Clever Jake on 31 January 12 at 11:56

Hi all,

I’d like to first thank everyone who voted, the response has been fantastic. In just under a month of voting we’ve had over 135,000 votes and it is now my pleasure to bring you the results of the TrueAchievements Game of the Year Awards 2011!

New for this year, the Game of the Year, as well as the rest of the winners will each receive exclusive TA rosettes on their respective game pages, crowning their glory for all to see!

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It's been another great year for the Xbox. A plethora of excellent titles have been released, with sequels in particular receiving much critical acclaim. Altogether 240 games received nominations for the Game of the Year, but there can of course only be one winner.

So without further ado, the TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2011 is

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http://www.trueachievements.com/Skyrim-xbox-360.htm - A truely amazing game and a thoroughly deserved win for Bethesda.


Here is the full list of the winners and runners up

Best Shooter Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Gears-of-War-3-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Battlefield-3-xbox-360.htm

Best Action & Adventure Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Batman-Arkham-City-xbox....htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/AC-Revelations-xbox-360.htm

Best Role Playing Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Skyrim-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Deus-Ex-Human-Rev-xbox-....htm

Best Platform Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Portal-2-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Rayman-Origins-xbox-360.htm

Best Racing Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Forza-Motorsport-4-xbox....htm
Runner Up - DiRT 3

Best Sports Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/FIFA-12-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Madden-NFL-12-xbox-360.htm

Best Action Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Mortal-Kombat-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Fruit-Ninja-Kinect-xbox....htm

Best Adventure Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Stacking-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/NCIS-Game-xbox-360.htm

Best Music & Rhythm Game – http://www.trueachievements.com/Dance-Central-2-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Rocksmith-xbox-360.htm

Best Simulation Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/From-Dust-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Tropico-4-xbox-360.htm

Best Puzzle Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Angry-Birds-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Catherine-xbox-360.htm

Best Strategy Game - Plants vs. Zombies (WP)
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Toy-Soldiers-Cold-War-x....htm

Best Card & Board Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Magic-2012-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Full-House-Poker-xbox-3....htm

Best Vehicular Combat Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/ACE-COMBAT-AH-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Red-Faction-BG-xbox-360.htm

Best Party Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/YOU-DONT-KNOW-JACK-xbox....htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Scene-It-Movie-Night-xb....htm

Best Kinect Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Fruit-Ninja-Kinect-xbox....htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/The-Gunstringer-xbox-360.htm

Best Downloadable Content - RAAM's Shadow for Gears of War 3
Runner Up - Back To Karkand for Battlefield 3

Best Windows Phone Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Angry-Birds-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - Plants vs. Zombies (WP)

Best XBLA Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Bastion-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Fruit-Ninja-Kinect-xbox....htm

Game of the Year - http://www.trueachievements.com/Skyrim-xbox-360.htm
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Gears-of-War-3-xbox-360.htm

I hope you’ve all had as much fun voting as we have and lets hope 2012 is another great year.

Clever Jake
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Knucklehead923
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Last post: 26 Feb 15 at 12:38
Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:52
how is it even possible that Mass Effect 2 didnt even get recognized? The Arrival should have won best DLC over all the shitty map packs that got voted for. FOR SHAME!
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NightHawk673
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NightHawk673
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:53
Sorry to do this but, Skyrim= piece of shit. I thought there were far more deserving titles for Game of the year.

Also, interesting wins in all catergories. Happy that RF: Battlegrounds got runner up.
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Cries Of Sorow
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:57
lol skyrim, haters gonna hate.
Knucklehead923
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:57, Edited on 31 January 12 at 12:46 by AndyLSimmons
NightHawk673 said:Sorry to do this but, Skyrim= piece of shit. I thought there were far more deserving titles for Game of the year.[personal attack removed] Skyrim is one of the most immersive, fleshed out gaming experiences of ALL TIME! theres not a single RPG fan on earth who popped Skyrim into their disc tray and quit after less than an hour. its impossible! its ok to hate it if youre not into RPGs, but anyone who even PASSIVELY enjoys RPGs would put Skyrim near the top if their all time list
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Amazing AZ
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Amazing AZ
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:58
Skyrim is so over-rated.
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Bjornsang
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:58
NightHawk673 said:Sorry to do this but, Skyrim= piece of shit.
Sorry to do what? Spit out your opinion of which MANY people disagree with, obviously?

There were better games, sure. However, I most certainly enjoyed the HELL out of it.
Phoenix 0n Fire
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:59
NICE!!! no Cod and Paste in sight :D
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MindTrixXx4Real
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 11:59
Gears of War 3 best shooter and runner up GOTY...I'll take that!
Jerick85
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:00
Nighthawk, go somewhere else if you just want to flame and scream ridiculous accusations like a 13yo
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General Arcane
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Last post: 20 Apr at 19:35
Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:00
A very worthy winner. While I admit I don't own it, I have watched several playthroughs on YouTube, as well as played it at a friend's house. It's definitely a game that I'm going to get to play over the long summer after uni!!

On another note, loving the new rosettes on the game pages!!
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Awesome behind the scenes work to get to this stage. Wish Rayman would have fared better, but never mind!
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Delta748
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:01
Fruit Ninja Kinect runner up for best action game?

Mind=Blown.
K0B1U5
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K0B1U5
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Last post: 26 Aug 15 at 03:31
Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:02
Great games! I'm very pleased to see Gears of War 3 was well voted for, many "Game of the Year" awards around the web didn't even have Gears 3 nominated.

My top 3 this year were Arkham City, Gears 3 and Deus Ex - nice to see all 3 titles up there (even as runners up)!
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xMidget Furyx
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:03
I'm really surprised gears of war 3 won best shooter. even more surprised MW3 didn't win or get runner up. Not that i'm upset about it. I just would have flipped the results of the shooter catagory
NightHawk673
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:03
Knucklehead923 said:NightHawk673 said:Sorry to do this but, Skyrim= piece of shit. I thought there were far more deserving titles for Game of the year.are you retarded? Skyrim is one of the most immersive, fleshed out gaming experiences of ALL TIME! theres not a single RPG fan on earth who popped Skyrim into their disc tray and quit after less than an hour. its impossible! its ok to hate it if youre not into RPGs, but anyone who even PASSIVELY enjoys RPGs would put Skyrim near the top if their all time listI love playing RPG's, however, skyrim is one I dislike.


Jerick85 said:Nighthawk, go somewhere else if you just want to flame and scream ridiculous accusations like a 13yoI will say whatever I want. It my opinion after all. If you don't like it, then you can go somewhere else.
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:05
You can't really stop a person's opinion. If someone doesn't like it, they don't like it.
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:05
Sensible debate please guys
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blkalleykat
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:06
Nice to see Mortal Kombat make the list even though it's in the action category. I see people really like angry birds. It's practically on every mobile device type
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Posted on 31 January 12 at 12:06
Barely touched it because of Seriously 3.0 :( but from what iv played of it so far its certainly deserving of GotY.
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