Amazon Reveals its Top Ten “Best of 2013” Video Games, Offers Discounts on Several Selected Titles

on January 11, 2014 12:16 PM

Holiday sales and end-of-the-year specials have been in abundance for the last few weeks as 2013 came to a close, but Amazon has revealed its top picks for the best games of the year, and even thrown in a special for those that may have missed out on some of 2013’s best titles.

Amazon’s staff revealed their “Best of 2013” Top Ten List for Video Games, which includes plenty of the most-acclaimed titles from throughout the year, along with a few surprises thrown in, as well. Amazon’s 2013 top ten list includes:

  • 1) The Last of Us
  • 2) Rogue Legacy
  • 3) The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds
  • 4) Tearaway
  • 5) Grand Theft Auto V
  • 6) BioShock Infinite
  • 7) Rayman Legends
  • 8) Divekick
  • 9) Super Mario 3D World
  • 10) Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch

In addition to these titles, Amazon also gave an “Honorable Mention” to several titles that they also deemed noteworthy and wished to commend, even if they just missed out on the top ten list (in no particular order):

  • Tomb Raider
  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
  • Metro Last Light
  • Fire Emblem Awakening
  • Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
  • Gunpoint
  • Monaco: What’s Yours Is Mine
  • Gone Home
  • Papers, Please
  • Dota 2

You can check out the full list of titles and descriptions from Amazon here, and for any of those titles that you may have missed out on from last year, you can pick up several of them (such as BioShock Infinite and Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch) at a discount for a limited time as part of the “Best of 2013” list titles.


 /  Features Editor
Ryan is the Features Editor at DualShockers, with over five years' experience in the world of video games culture and writing. He holds a BA in English & Cinema from Binghamton University, and lives in New York City.