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The TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2016

  • Clever JakeClever Jake594,629
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    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:00, Edited on 03 January 17 at 19:03 by
    runner up????????lol clearly there must not have been any other card game to take runner up if lies of astroth got in
  • DaveKineticDaveKinetic619,496
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:01
    Well deserved win for Forza Horizon 3 in my humble opinion.
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  • Don SantinoDon Santino234,181
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:02
    Over 300 hours and full completion in gears 4 and in my opinion it doesn't deserve second place for goty. I would have gone with forza for goty then the batman telltale series because it was fantastic.

    After what the coalition did to destroy my trust in them as a consumer and all the greed with the packs, gameplay issues they refuse to acknowledge or fix etc. Gears 4 coming second is ridiculous. Coming from a former 10 year loyal fan of the franchise.
  • Jamiereloaded23Jamiereloaded232,011,672
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:03
    Seriously 4.0 as most original achievement??? That aside there are some great games on there, I'm pleased to see that Overwatch didn't win a single award as to me it is seriously overrated.
  • Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:05
    Overcooked is as much of a restaurant simulator as Carmageddon is a DMV driver's test simulation.
  • HurballHurball458,990
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:06
    The way this site does the voting will always give the best selling games a huge advantage over other games, regardless of quality.
  • Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:06
    Horizon 3 is a blast and keeps me and my son entertained whenever we go back to it, now some 30 hours in and just a third of the way through the in-game 100%. Awesome winner. Also great to see my top three win awards to, in Rocket League, The Turing Test, and Unravel.
  • EinhanderEinhander206,755 206,755 GamerScore
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:07
    laugh
  • JAYMATiKJAYMATiK170,616
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:07
    Disappointed to not see Overwatch up there.
  • XpovosXpovos857,006
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:08
    xONLY INHUMANx said:
    runner up????????lol clearly there must not have been any other card game to take runner up if lies of astroth got in
    Several, sadly. F2P means lots of voters, though. Most of the games below would have been better choice than either Lies of Astaroth or Prominence Poker.

    Armello (listed as Strategy here, but it's a C&B game) would have been my choice, I think, if the genres allowed.

    Mahjong
    Pure Chess
    Rev Ersi Quest
    Risk: Urban Assault

    and the likely people's choice:

    Uno
    Time not important; only life important.
  • Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:08
    Hurball said:
    The way this site does the voting will always give the best selling games a huge advantage over other games, regardless of quality.
    While that's often true, this year the winner was only the 6th highest "seller":

    Most Played Games On TrueAchievements 2016 - Part Two
  • MH The RockstarMH The Rockstar1,188,806
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:09, Edited on 03 January 17 at 19:10 by MH The Rockstar
    Seriously 4.0 gets runner up status for most original achievement? Something ain't right here... facepalm

    Forza 3 Horizon is well deserving of the GOTY title.
    Ha ha, charade you are!
  • Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:09
    Conspiracy! I demand a recount!

    Not a single mention of Dead Rising 4 :(
    Ask me about my rock collection.
  • Segendary TySegendary Ty658,265
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:16
    Alright I gots to know. What is so much better to FH3 than FH2? They are so similar IMO. I'm curious cause I might end up buying and playing FH3 then when I find out why it was so deserving this GOTY
  • xPut Name HerexxPut Name Herex1,156,998
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:17
    I see the issue here. All of Overwatch's achievements were so fun that the votes for them got split 50 ways, instead of to the maybe one fun achievement in any given game, so that's why it doesn't appear in the achievement tables. Right? cry
  • Bridge188Bridge188964,086
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:17
    How on earth is Seriously 4.0 original...
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    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:17
    TrueAchievement said:
    Hurball said:
    The way this site does the voting will always give the best selling games a huge advantage over other games, regardless of quality.
    While that's often true, this year the winner was only the 6th highest "seller":

    Most Played Games On TrueAchievements 2016 - Part Two
    last year's fallout 4 won just based on name alone. i played it 10 months after it came out and it still had ground breaking bug's in the game. best seller doesn't always mean it's a good game.
  • Sean ReinhardlSean Reinhardl1,001,248
    Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:20
    happy for dirt rally to get second place for racing game of the year Such a great game.
  • Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:21
    Alot of my votes were represented which is awesome. Good list TA. Forza was absolutely amazing and is easily one of my top games ever.
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