Try our new beta!Click here
110°
Submitted by Nineball2112 1144d ago | opinion piece

The 50 Games That Defined 2012

Gamasutra: At the end of every year, you can count on Gamasutra for our annual series of retrospective roundup lists. Typically, at this point, we'd recognize the best games by platform -- PC, Xbox 360, Wii, PlayStation 3, etc. etc.

This year we're doing things differently. We've nixed those platform-specific lists in favor of compiling (in alphabetical order) the 50 Games That Defined 2012, starting with the first 10.

This isn't just a list of awesome video games from 2012 (that much shorter list comes later). There will be some not-so-great games listed here as well. There will be some games that didn't release in 2012, but still made a mark on the year regardless. There will even be some games that will never release. (Borderlands 2, Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, Dishonored, Guild Wars 2, League of Legends, PC, PS3, Wii U, Xbox 360)

bacano  +   1144d ago
GOOD! Finally someone mentioned League of Legends. However, for some reason, it isnt tagged... ¬¬
I wonder why this game - currently one of the most played online - is almost completely omitted by gaming journalists, while COD fills too many webpages. IMO, that demonstrates that journalism is actually dirty propaganda, so a free-to-play game (that also sustains very well) is not a profitable topic. And of course fanboys are good audience for that.

A comprehensive and useful list. gj
#1 (Edited 1144d ago ) | Agree(0) | Disagree(1) | Report | Reply
caseh  +   1144d ago
'IMO, that demonstrates that journalism is actually dirty propaganda'

Has it ever been anything other than propaganda? :)

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
40°

Layers of Fear Review - Gamespot

7m ago - Horror games are synonymous with the monsters that stalk them. Some, like Pyramid Head from Silen... | PC
40°

If You Pre-Ordered Street Fighter V From Amazon, You Should Check Your Email

9m ago - Short Pause: "Apparently, there's been "a delay receiving the product from the manufacturer that... | PC
Ad

Guess N4G Game of the Year Winners, win a $300 Amazon Gift Card

Now - Also enter for a chance to win a gift card for writing a user blog, writing a user review, or being a top contributor for the month. | Promoted post
40°

New Street Fighter V Trailers Showcase Ryu and Cammy’s Gameplay in 1080p, 60 FPS Action

17m ago - Apparently, Capcom wasn’t happy with releasing just one character trailer today, so they released... | PS4
30°

Zaccaria Pinball Launches Its Indiegogo Campaign

21m ago - Zaccaria Pinball has been available on the mobile platforms for a while now, but its PC release h... | PC
40°

Chris Kluwe’s 10 Rules To Surviving XCOM 2

6h ago - GI: "It’s that time of the year again. You know, the time where we all gather 'round our compu... | PC