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The TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2016

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Clever Jake
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Clever Jake
TrueAchievements AdministratorRegistered on 10 July 2008 (Year 1 - alpha)10,431 posts
Last post: 22 May at 11:12
Posted on 03 January 17 at 18:57
The votes have been counted and verified...

Please click here to read the story: The TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2016
xONLY INHUMANx
350,122 TrueAchievement Points1,824 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 09:53
Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:00, Edited on 03 January 17 at 19:03 by xONLY INHUMANx
runner up????????lol clearly there must not have been any other card game to take runner up if lies of astroth got in
DaveKinetic
463,476
DaveKinetic
TrueAchievements NewshoundTrueAchievements Social Manager6,824 posts
Last post: 24 May at 18:40
Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:01
Well deserved win for Forza Horizon 3 in my humble opinion.
TA Social Manager | Newshound | Game Info | Community & Events Team | @DaveKinetic
Don Santino
126,753
Don Santino
126,753 TrueAchievement Points146 posts
Last post: 04 May at 14:59
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.
Jamiereloaded23
804,421 TrueAchievement PointsTrueAchievement Site Rank: 485 out of 361,772395 posts
Last post: 13 May at 06:32
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.
Silicon Iceman
Achievement Completion Percentage: 97.76% (Includes owned DLC) - 17 more achievements required to reach 98%TrueAchievement Ratio: 1.8113352 posts
Last post: 24 May at 19:24
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.
Hurball
374,420
Hurball
Achievement Completion Percentage: 97.86% (Includes owned DLC) - 12 more achievements required to reach 98%TrueAchievement Ratio: 2.10731,124 posts
Last post: 22 May at 17:02
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.
N0T PENNYS B0AT
TrueAchievements NewshoundTrueAchievements News Assistant Manager9,457 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 22:10
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.
Einhander
264,049
Einhander
264,049 TrueAchievement Points441 posts
Last post: 24 May at 19:53
Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:07
laugh
JAYMATiK
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JAYMATiK
114,857 TrueAchievement Points43 posts
Last post: 30 Apr at 10:29
Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:07
Disappointed to not see Overwatch up there.
Xpovos
277,565
Xpovos
160 completed games(Includes owned DLC)277,565 TrueAchievement Points1,046 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 13:07
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.
TrueAchievement
TrueAchievements AdministratorTrueAchievements Pro user18,456 posts
Last post: Today at 00:05
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 Rockstar
TrueAchievements Pro user2,867 posts
Last post: 30 Apr at 02:09
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!
dropK1CK ninJA
TrueAchievements AdministratorTrueAchievements Moderator17,319 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 17:56
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 Ty
399,932
Segendary Ty
Achievement Completion Percentage: 98.18% (Includes owned DLC) - 71 more achievements required to reach 99%161 completed games(Includes owned DLC)1,544 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 13:09
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 Herex
TrueAchievements ModeratorTrueAchievements Community Events Organizer11,174 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 23:00
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
Bridge188
449,967
Bridge188
449,967 TrueAchievement PointsAchievement Completion Percentage: 92.34% (Includes owned DLC) - 80 more achievements required to reach 93%224 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 23:03
Posted on 03 January 17 at 19:17
How on earth is Seriously 4.0 original...
xONLY INHUMANx
350,122 TrueAchievement Points1,824 posts
Last post: Yesterday at 09:53
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 Reinhardl
555,266 TrueAchievement Points448 posts
Last post: 23 May at 13:40
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.
AbsoIuteZero x
367,930 TrueAchievement Points9 posts
Last post: 16 May at 03:06
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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