"Some people seem to complain that this was a rough year for videogames when compared to the glory of 2007 and the not-as-glorious, but still pretty impressive, 2008. To that, I say, "Fiddlesticks!" Sure, some of the huge releases of the year were pushed back to 2010, but that doesn't mean there weren't a ton of great games to play in 2009! Fiddlesticks to all of you naysayers out there! FIDDLESTICKS!
Just look at our list of nominees for Destructoid Game of the Year 2009 (and the runner-ups!). They are all pretty gosh-darned great videogames! All last week we revealed the five nominees, and now it's time to reveal the winner. I know most of you lost sleep all weekend waiting for this historic moment, but it's finally here."