TrueAchievements Game Of The Year Results

By Cee Jay, 3 years ago
Hey TA’ers!

I’d like to first thank everyone who voted, the response has been fantastic. In just two weeks of voting we’ve had over 100,000 votes, and it is now my pleasure to bring you the results of the http://www.trueachievements.com/game-of-the-year-2012.htm!

The Game of the Year, as well as the rest of the winners, will each receive exclusive TA rosettes on their respective game/achievement pages.
TA Rosettes

It’s been an excellent year and nearly 200 games received a vote for Game of the Year, but there can of course only be one winner.

So without further ado, the TrueAchievements Game of the Year 2012 is....

Borderlands 2 - TrueAchievements Game Of The Year

Borderlands 2 - An excellent game and a thoroughly deserved win for Gearbox.


Here is the full list of the winners and runners up - check the http://www.trueachievements.com/game-of-the-year-2012.htm hub for more info


Game of the Year - Borderlands 2
Runner Up - Halo 4

Best Shooter - Halo 4
Runner Up - Far Cry 3

Best Action & Adventure Game - Assassin's Creed III
Runner Up - Dishonored

Best Role Playing GameBorderlands 2
Runner Up - Mass Effect 3

Best Platformer - Trials Evolution
Runner Up - Fez

Best Racing Game - Forza Horizon
Runner Up - Need for Speed: Most Wanted (2012)

Best Sports Game - FIFA 13
Runner Up - SSX

Best Action Game - Happy Wars
Runner Up - Lollipop Chainsaw

Best Adventure Game - The Walking Dead
Runner Up - http://www.trueachievements.com/Sherlock-Holmes-TTSH/ac....htm

Best Music & Rhythm Game - Rock Band Blitz
Runner Up - Dance Central 3

Best Simulation - Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition
Runner Up - Microsoft Flight (PC)

Best Puzzle Game - Angry Birds Star Wars (WP)
Runner Up - Quantum Conundrum

Best Strategy Game - XCOM: Enemy Unknown
Runner Up - Worms: Revolution

Best Card & Board Game - Magic: The Gathering - DotP 2013
Runner Up – Carcassonne (WP)

Best Vehicular Combat Game - Birds of Steel
Runner Up - Air Conflicts: Pacific Carriers

Best Party Game - http://www.trueachievements.com/Happy-Action-Theater/ac....htm
Runner Up - Wheel of Fortune

Best Kinect Game - Wreckateer
Runner Up - Dance Central 3

Best Downloadable Content - Dragonborn for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Runner Up - Harley Quinn's Revenge for Batman: Arkham City (Xbox 360)

Best Windows Phone Game - Angry Birds Star Wars (WP)
Runner Up - Wordament (WP)

Best XBLA Game - The Walking Dead
Runner Up - Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

Best Windows 8 GameAngry Birds Star Wars (Win 8)
Runner Up - Fruit Ninja (Win 8)



The Achievement Awards

Proudest AchievementLone Wolf Legend in Halo 4
Runner Up - Insanity in Mass Effect 3

Most Fun AchievementWell That Was Easy in Borderlands 2 (Xbox 360)
Runner Up - On A Rail in Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

Most Original Achievement - I Swear! I Did It By Mistake! in Lollipop Chainsaw
Runner Up - When Pigs Fly in Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition

Best Achievement Name - I Swear! I Did It By Mistake! in Lollipop Chainsaw
Runner Up - Cool Story, Bro in Borderlands 2 (Xbox 360)

For the second year running the top award goes to an RPG, can they make it three in a row? I hope you’ve all had as much fun voting as we have and I’m sure 2013 will be another great year!
Cee Jay
Written by Cee Jay
Admin, Moderation Manager and longest serving staff member, also a member of the Community and Events Team and host of the annual Game of the Year Awards. Likes RPG's and good stories, hates anything multiplayer.