Submitted by Walker 1093d ago | opinion piece

X-Play Presents The Best of 2012 Awards: And The Nominees Are...

On December 5th at 6/5c, X-Play presents its Best of 2012 Awards, honoring the year's best in gaming across a wide range of categories. Our gaming wizards have debated and debated, and now in a special one-hour episode, hosts Morgan Webb and Blair Herter are revealing the big winners, including the highly coveted Game of the Year award. Get yourself ready for the big night with a list of all nominees! (PC, PS Vita, PS3, Xbox 360)

Walker  +   1093d ago
Journey FTW !
guitarded77  +   1093d ago
I agree... Journey is still my pick for GOTY. There were some brilliant games this year, but Journey was the best of the best IMO.
ginsunuva  +   1093d ago
Journey better win everything.

And why is CoD even nominated for Goty each year?
snowman2149  +   1093d ago
I'm 90% sure you haven't played black ops 2's campaign, hell I'm pretty sure you don't even know what its about. Those that have played it loved the story and the huge number of changes to a franchise that was starting to feel dated. The choices you make have real effects on the world(unlike me3) and the character moments are simply amazing. Also, some people like playing with their friends(zombies) or pwning noobs(multiplayer)
majiebeast  +   1093d ago
Im gonna sum up BLOPS 2.Evil bad guy wants to take over the world AMERICA FUCK YEAH PEWPEWPEW dead bad guy you get betrayed /shock the end.
Hicken  +   1093d ago
... sorry, but the odds that Call of Duty's as good, all around, as the rest of the games on ANY year's list are slim at best.
arabiensoldier  +   1093d ago
JOURNEY! Happy people see what I have seen. The game is a masterpiece :)
ronin4life  +   1093d ago
They have a "best mobile" but no "best handheld/mobile"?

Enigma_2099  +   1093d ago
... Morgan's still there?
InTheLab  +   1093d ago
Lack of Dishonored for GoTY is one of the reasons why Xplay fails so hard. The people that work at that site are just awful and barely gamers.
Stay-Toasty  +   1093d ago
I want The Walking Dead for GOTY. It definitely deserves it.
aliengmr  +   1093d ago
No Farcry 3? Thought it was doing as well or better than Hitman.

And XCOM? Really? Don't get me wrong I really like the game but it was pretty lite on content.
HarryKawkReturns  +   1093d ago
Far Cry probably didn't make their deadline of release dates. That's just my guess!
Godchild1020  +   1092d ago
Far Cry 3 is under best writing.
HarryKawkReturns  +   1093d ago
No love for Max Payne 3? I was hoping for a Best Soundtrack/Original Score nomination or even James McCaffrey as Max for best Male Performance. I CALL SHENANIGANS.
MasterD919  +   1092d ago
Hopefully Halo 4 wins big. I'll miss X-play though.

Wonder what the X-play hosts will do after G4 becomes a shallow and pathetic GQ-esque-wannabe network next year.

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