MTV Multiplayer writes:
"A fake mom on a TV show once asked her fake son, "If everyone else jumped off a bridge, would you do that, too?" [Note: This has never been said by anyone outside of TV or film.] If I was that fake TV son, I'd apparently say yes, as everyone else in the business of covering video games is sharing their picks of the best games of the year and it makes me feel left out. So here you are, my favorite games of 2009. In very particular order."