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Submitted by doctorstrange 1184d ago | news

Amazon’s Best Game of 2012 is Journey

Amazon has now rated their top 20 games of 2012, with the Journey Collector’s Edition finishing on top. (Journey, Journey Collector's Edition, PS3)

doctorstrange  +   1184d ago
Good show to Amazon for picking a game that is actually good, rather than one that sells well and makes them $$$
Godchild1020  +   1184d ago
It's also nice to see three Vita titles up there, with two being exclusive to the system. Journey is a beautiful title and deserves to be up there with the reviews and reception the title has received since launch.
KyRo  +   1184d ago
I think I'd put It at the top of my list this year. This year has been a bit hit and miss for gaming, especially for the big hitters like Max Payne, Mass Effect 3 and RE6 falling short of people's expectations.

Next year looks a hell of a lot better though.
JonnyBigBoss  +   1184d ago
What a beautiful game. CAPTIVATING!
dark-hollow  +   1184d ago
The chapter while you slide down the hill of sands while the sun shining beautifully on the camera is simply jaw dropping.
Daver  +   1184d ago
Honestly, no other games come close to Journey this year for my part. 2012 was not as great as I thought it would be.2013 look to be different tho.
AznGaara  +   1184d ago
Well deserved. I always say, "What Journey does in 3 hours, other games can't or struggle to do in 20+." My game of the year.
Ilovetheps4  +   1184d ago
Journey was such a fantastic game. It is my personal Game of the Year. I enjoyed playing it. I've played it about five times now.
ShinMaster  +   1184d ago
Inb4 jelly COD and Halo 4 fanboys trollololol :D
majiebeast  +   1184d ago
When people gonna ask the question of how was 2012 in terms of gaming you just say it had journey the end.
ginsunuva  +   1184d ago
GotY '12

I can't believe VGA's grew a brain this year and nominated Journey over CoD.
chadboban  +   1184d ago
Journey was fantastic. I'll never forget my first playthrough. Made it through the entire thing with one person, we never lost each other, it was such an amazing experience.
Hicken  +   1184d ago
Well deserved top spot.
knifefight  +   1184d ago
One of the best games of all time. And that collector's edition includes Flower, too. Amazing.
WeAreLegion  +   1184d ago
Definitely in my top five of the year. Gravity Rush was my game of the year, however. Followed by LittleBigPlanet Vita and Borderlands 2.
shammgod  +   1184d ago
Gravity Rush!!!!
boybato  +   1184d ago
You must be mighty excited by Kats inclusion in PASBR?

http://blog.us.playstation....
dbjj12088  +   1184d ago
Not surprised!
baodeus  +   1184d ago
beside the breathtaking art style, the game is amazing due to its underline philosophy aspect (scarf knitting/strange companion). Well deserve indeed.
miyamoto  +   1184d ago
I rather play award winning titles not sales figures.

I get a great game play experiences unlike sales figures what do I get .... nothing
from the beach  +   1184d ago
Pretty insulting choice when you consider masterpieces like Halo 4, Dishonoured, Mass Effect 3, Binary Domain and New Super Mario Bros U came out over the past year, but then Amazon is hardly a bastion of credible gaming opinion.
Daver  +   1184d ago
insulting? why's that? because it offers what no other games you have listed, a different, refreshing and beautifully made experience?
from the beach  +   1183d ago
Insulting because it clearly has nothing of the scope, depth and quality of those games, and I'm sure the teams that made them are left scratching their heads as to why their mammoth efforts are being overlooked in favour of this no-action snooze fest.
yog-sothot  +   1184d ago
They have a very decent list. Well, at least, I like many of the games in heir top 20
e-p-ayeaH  +   1184d ago
Best list of the year.

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