Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End Voted Game of the Year 2016 by NeoGAF: Doom and Overwatch Follow

on January 21, 2017 12:53 PM

Users of the popular NeoGAF forums organize their own Game of the Year popular vote every year, and today users timetokill and Cheesemeister posted the results for the 2016 ballot.

The top ranker was Naughty Dog’s masterpiece Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, followed by id Software’s Doom and Blizzard’s Overwatch.

Below you can find the full ranking of titles that received at least three points.

1: [PS4] Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End (Adventure) = 1964 points, 32 honorable mentions
2. [XB1][PS4] Doom (FPS) = 1776 points, 35 honorable mentions
3. [XB1][PS4] Overwatch (FPS) = 1607 points, 25 honorable mentions
4. [XB1][PS4] Dark Souls III (RPG) = 1393 points, 8 honorable mentions
5. [PS4] The Last Guardian (Adventure) = 1310 points, 20 honorable mentions
6. [XB1][PS4] Final Fantasy XV (RPG) = 969 points, 31 honorable mentions
7. [XB1][PS4][PC] Titanfall 2 (FPS) = 933 points, 39 honorable mentions
8. [XB1][PS4][PC] The Witness (Puzzle) = 899 points, 17 honorable mentions
9. [XB1][PS4] Inside (Adventure) = 826 points, 35 honorable mentions
10. [XB1][PS4] Hitman (Action) = 657 points, 25 honorable mentions
11. [PS4] Ratchet & Clank (Platform) = 581 points, 32 honorable mentions
12. [XB1][PS4][PC] The Witcher III: Wild Hunt – Blood and Wine (RPG) = 564 points, 14 honorable mentions
13. [3DS] Pokémon Sun/Moon (RPG) = 508 points, 17 honorable mentions
14. [XB1][PS4] Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (FPS) = 447 points, 18 honorable mentions
15. [XB1][PS4][PC] Dishonored 2 (Adventure) = 438 points, 23 honorable mentions
16. [XB1][PS4][PC] Stardew Valley (Simulation) = 374 points, 18 honorable mentions
17. [XB1][PS4] XCOM 2 (Strategy) = 341 points, 7 honorable mentions
18. [XB1][PS4][PC] Battlefield 1 (FPS) = 332 points, 21 honorable mentions
19. [XB1][PS4] Firewatch (Adventure) = 322 points, 35 honorable mentions
20. [3DS] Fire Emblem Fates (Strategy) = 317 points, 21 honorable mentions
21. [XB1] Forza Horizon 3 (Racing) = 304 points, 12 honorable mentions
22. [PS4][PC] Street Fighter V (Fighting) = 259 points, 7 honorable mentions
23. [XB1][PS4] Hyper Light Drifter (Adventure) = 215 points, 23 honorable mentions
24. [NWU] Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE (RPG) = 194 points, 19 honorable mentions
25. [XB1][PC] Gears of War 4 (Shooter) = 191 points, 15 honorable mentions
26. [PC] Civilization VI (Strategy) = 184 points, 15 honorable mentions
27. [PS4][PC] Rise of the Tomb Raider (Adventure) = 181 points, 18 honorable mentions
28. [3DS] Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice (Adventure) = 176 points, 6 honorable mentions
29. [PSV][PS4] Dragon Quest Builders (RPG) = 161 points, 11 honorable mentions
30. [IOS][AND] Pokémon Go (Simulation) = 155 points, 18 honorable mentions
31. [XB1][PS4][PC] Watch_Dogs 2 (Adventure) = 150 points, 9 honorable mentions
32. [XB1][PC] Superhot (FPS) = 149 points, 25 honorable mentions
33. [XB1][PS4] Tom Clancy’s The Division (Shooter) = 149 points, 16 honorable mentions
34. [XB1][PS4][PC] Furi (Shooter) = 146 points, 15 honorable mentions
35. [3DS] Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse (RPG) = 139 points, 4 honorable mentions
36. [XB1][PS4][PC] Oxenfree (Adventure) = 138 points, 25 honorable mentions
37. [PS4] Thumper (Rhythm) = 134 points, 9 honorable mentions
38. [PSV] Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth (RPG) = 130 points, 4 honorable mentions
39. [XB1][PS4][PC] Abzu (Adventure) = 126 points, 38 honorable mentions
40. [PS4][PC] No Man’s Sky (Adventure) = 126 points, 21 honorable mentions
41. [3DS] Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma (Adventure) = 123 points, 13 honorable mentions
42. [XB1] Quantum Break (Shooter) = 119 points, 13 honorable mentions
43. [PS4] Let It Die (Action) = 114 points, 9 honorable mentions
44. [PC] World of Warcraft: Legion (MMO) = 109 points, 4 honorable mentions
45. [PC] Tyranny (RPG) = 108 points
46. [PSV][PS4] Darkest Dungeon (Strategy) = 105 points, 8 honorable mentions
47. [PSV][PC][IOS] VA-11 HALL-A (Adventure) = 100 points, 4 honorable mentions
48. [PS4] World of Final Fantasy (RPG) = 99 points, 7 honorable mentions
49. [PSV] The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II (RPG) = 99 points, 6 honorable mentions
50. [PS4] Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir (Adventure) = 92 points, 9 honorable mentions
51. [3DS] Monster Hunter Generations (RPG) = 87 points, 7 honorable mentions
52. [PS4][PSVR][NWU] Rez Infinite (Rhythm) = 83 points, 5 honorable mentions
53. [3DS] Kirby: Planet Robobot (Platform) = 83 points, 5 honorable mentions
54. [PS4] Salt and Sanctuary (Adventure) = 83 points, 3 honorable mentions
55. [PSV][PS4][PC] SteinsGate 0 (Adventure) = 82 points, 1 honorable mention
56. [3DS] Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past (RPG) = 81 points, 11 honorable mentions
57. [3DS] Rhythm Heaven Megamix (Rhythm) = 80 points, 4 honorable mentions
58. [PC] Stellaris (Strategy) = 76 points, 9 honorable mentions
59. [NWU] Paper Mario: Color Splash (Adventure) = 75 points, 4 honorable mentions
60. [PC] Total War: Warhammer (Strategy) = 74 points, 1 honorable mention
61. [PS4][PC] Overcooked (Puzzle) = 73 points, 8 honorable mentions
62. [XB1][PS4][PC] Mafia III (Adventure) = 68 points, 8 honorable mentions
63. [PS4] Enter the Gungeon (Shooter) = 65 points, 14 honorable mentions
64. [PC] Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight (Adventure) = 62 points, 2 honorable mentions
65. [XB1][PS4][PC] Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare (FPS) = 58 points, 9 honorable mentions
66. [PS4][PSVR] Batman: Arkham VR (Adventure) = 57 points, 2 honorable mentions
67. [PSV][NWU][3DS][IOS] Severed (Action) = 57 points, 2 honorable mentions
68. [3DS] Picross 3D: Round 2 (Puzzle) = 56 points, 10 honorable mentions
69. [PS4] Mirror’s Edge Catalyst (Adventure) = 53 points, 7 honorable mentions
70. [360][XB1][PS3][PS4][PC][IOS][AND] Batman: The Telltale Series (Adventure) = 52 points, 8 honorable mentions
71. [PC] Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun (Strategy) = 52 points, 1 honorable mention
72. [PC] Planet Coaster (Simulation) = 50 points, 4 honorable mentions
73. [NWU] Star Fox Zero (Shooter) = 49 points, 7 honorable mentions
74. [PC] Pony Island (Puzzle) = 46 points, 10 honorable mentions
75. [3DS] Pocket Card Jockey (Puzzle) = 46 points, 3 honorable mentions
76. [PS4] Alienation (Shooter) = 45 points, 6 honorable mentions
77. [PS4] Bound (Platform) = 44 points, 8 honorable mentions
78. [PS4] Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator (Fighting) = 44 points, 3 honorable mentions
79. [3DS][PC][IOS] The House in Fata Morgana (Adventure) = 44 points
80. [3DS] Bravely Second: End Layer (RPG) = 43 points, 6 honorable mentions
81. [PS4] Persona 5 (RPG) = 42 points, 4 honorable mentions
82. [XB1][PS4] DiRT Rally (Racing) = 42 points, 3 honorable mentions
83. [XB1][PS4] Destiny: Rise of Iron (FPS) = 40 points, 5 honorable mentions
84. [XB1][PS4][PC] Virginia (Adventure) = 39 points, 13 honorable mentions
85. [XB1][PSV][PS4][NWU][PC] Shantae: Half-Genie Hero (Platform) = 39 points, 7 honorable mentions
86. [PS4] The King of Fighters XIV (Fighting) = 39 points, 1 honorable mention
87. [IOS] Super Mario Run (Platform) = 37 points, 10 honorable mentions
88. [PC] Shadow Warrior 2 (FPS) = 37 points, 1 honorable mention
89. [IOS][AND] Clash Royale (Strategy) = 36 points, 2 honorable mentions
90. [XB1][PS4] Unravel (Platform) = 35 points, 6 honorable mentions
91. [PC] Owlboy (Platform) = 33 points, 6 honorable mentions
92. [PC] Grim Dawn (Adventure) = 32 points, 2 honorable mentions
93. [PC] Hearts of Iron IV (Strategy) = 31 points, 4 honorable mentions
94. [NWU] SteamWorld Heist (Strategy) = 31 points, 3 honorable mentions
95. [XB1][PS4] Far Cry Primal (Adventure) = 29 points, 3 honorable mentions
96. [PC] Devil Daggers (FPS) = 29 points, 3 honorable mentions
97. [XB1][PS4] The Banner Saga 2 (Strategy) = 28 points, 2 honorable mentions
98. [360][XB1][PS3][PS4][PC] FIFA 17 (Sports) = 27 points, 1 honorable mention
99. [NWU] Pokken Tournament (Fighting) = 26 points, 8 honorable mentions
100. [PSV][PS4][PC] I Am Setsuna (RPG) = 25 points, 6 honorable mentions
101. [XB1][PC] Ori and the Blind Forest Definitive Edition (Platform) = 25 points, 5 honorable mentions
102. [PC] Stephen’s Sausage Roll (Puzzle) = 25 points, 3 honorable mentions
103. [PC][OVR] Obduction (Puzzle) = 25 points, 2 honorable mentions
104. [XB1][PS4][PC] Trackmania Turbo (Racing) = 24 points
105. [PS4] Killing Floor 2 (FPS) = 22 points
106. [XB1][PS4][PC] Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 (Fighting) = 21 points, 3 honorable mentions
107. [PC] Umineko (Adventure) = 21 points
108. [PS4] Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone (Rhythm) = 21 points
109. [PC] N++ (Platform) = 19 points, 3 honorable mentions
110. [XB1][PS4][PC] The Jackbox Party Pack 3 (Puzzle) = 19 points
111. [XB1] ReCore (Adventure) = 18 points, 10 honorable mentions
112. [XB1][PS4][PC] Steep (Sports) = 18 points, 3 honorable mentions
113. [XB1] Rocket League (Sports) = 18 points, 3 honorable mentions
114. [PC] Quadrilateral Cowboy (Puzzle) = 18 points, 2 honorable mentions
115. [PC] Shenzhen I/O (Puzzle) = 18 points, 2 honorable mentions
116. [XB1][PS4] Battleborn (Action) = 17 points, 2 honorable mentions
117. [XB1][PS4] Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 (Sports) = 17 points, 1 honorable mention
118. [PS4][PSVR][NWU] Rigs: Mechanized Combat League (FPS) = 17 points
119. [PSV][PS4][AND] Downwell (Platform) = 17 points
120. [XB1][PS4] Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 (Strategy) = 16 points, 5 honorable mentions
121. [PSV] Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book (RPG) = 16 points, 2 honorable mentions
122. [PS4] Assault Android Cactus (Shooter) = 16 points, 2 honorable mentions
123. [PS4][PSVR] PlayStation VR Worlds (Action) = 16 points
124. [PSV][PS4][PC][IOS] Day of the Tentacle: Remastered Edition (Adventure) = 15 points, 4 honorable mentions
125. [XB1][PSV][NWU] Axiom Verge (Adventure) = 15 points, 3 honorable mentions
126. [PS4] Tricky Towers (Puzzle) = 15 points, 3 honorable mentions
127. [PS4] MLB The Show 16 (Sports) = 15 points, 2 honorable mentions
128. [PC][OVR][HTC] The Lab (Action) = 15 points, 1 honorable mention
129. [PS4] Until Dawn: Rush of Blood (Horror) = 15 points, 1 honorable mention
130. [PSV][PS4] Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 (Simulation) = 15 points
131. [PS4] Amplitude (Rhythm) = 14 points, 5 honorable mentions
132. [XB1][PC] Dead Rising 4 (Horror) = 14 points, 3 honorable mentions
133. [PC] OneShot (Adventure) = 14 points, 1 honorable mention
134. [PC][IOS][AND] Samorost 3 (Puzzle) = 14 points, 1 honorable mention
135. [PC] Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak (Strategy) = 13 points, 4 honorable mentions
136. [PSV] Grand Kingdom (Strategy) = 13 points, 3 honorable mentions
137. [PC] American Truck Simulator (Simulation) = 13 points, 2 honorable mentions
138. [IOS][AND] Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius (RPG) = 13 points, 1 honorable mention
139. [PC] The Silver Case (Adventure) = 13 points, 1 honorable mention
140. [XB1][PS4][PC] Dying Light: The Following (Horror) = 13 points, 1 honorable mention
141. [3DS] BoxBoxBoy! (Platform) = 13 points, 1 honorable mention
142. [PC][IOS][AND] Reigns (Simulation) = 13 points, 1 honorable mention
143. [PS4] Super Robot Wars OG: The Moon Dwellers (Strategy) = 13 points
144. [PC] Kentucky Route Zero – Act IV (Adventure) = 13 points
145. [PS4] The Tomorrow Children (Strategy) = 12 points, 2 honorable mentions
146. [PC] Root Double -Before Crime * After Days (Adventure) = 12 points, 1 honorable mention
147. [PSV][PS4] Senran Kagura: Estival Versus (Action) = 12 points, 1 honorable mention
148. [XB1] Stranger of Sword City (RPG) = 12 points
149. [PC][IOS] Hearthstone: Whispers of the Old Gods (Strategy) = 12 points
150. [XB1][PS4][PC] Headlander (Adventure) = 11 points, 3 honorable mentions
151. [PC] Starbound (Adventure) = 11 points, 3 honorable mentions
152. [PS4] Invisible, Inc. (Strategy) = 11 points, 2 honorable mentions
153. [PS4][ARC] Battle Garegga rev.2016 (Shooter) = 11 points
154. [PS4] BlazBlue: Central Fiction (Fighting) = 11 points
155. [IOS][AND] Granblue Fantasy (RPG) = 11 points
156. [PS4] Gundam Breaker 3 (Shooter) = 11 points
157. [PC] Melty Blood Actress Again Current Code (Fighting) = 11 points
158. [PS4] Wild Guns Reloaded (Shooter) = 10 points, 5 honorable mentions
159. [3DS] Hyrule Warriors Legends (Action) = 10 points, 2 honorable mentions
160. [PC][IOS] Solitairica (Puzzle) = 10 points
161. [XB1][PS4][PC] ClusterTruck (Platform) = 10 points
162. [PSV] Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate (RPG) = 10 points
163. [PC][HTC] Audioshield (Rhythm) = 10 points
164. [PS4][PSVR] The Playroom VR (Action) = 9 points, 4 honorable mentions
165. [PSV][PS4] Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X (Rhythm) = 9 points, 3 honorable mentions
166. [PSV][PS4] Crypt of the Necrodancer (Rhythm) = 9 points, 2 honorable mentions
167. [360][XB1][PS3][PS4][PC][IOS][AND] NBA 2K17 (Sports) = 9 points, 2 honorable mentions
168. [3DS] Super Mario Maker for Nintendo 3DS (Platform) = 9 points, 1 honorable mention
169. [PC] Offworld Trading Company (Strategy) = 9 points
170. [PS4][PSVR][NWU][PC] Job Simulator (Simulation) = 9 points
171. [PS4] Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness (RPG) = 8 points, 4 honorable mentions
172. [XB1][PS4] Grow Up (Adventure) = 8 points, 3 honorable mentions
173. [PS4] Aragami (Action) = 8 points, 3 honorable mentions
174. [PS4] This War of Mine: The Little Ones (Adventure) = 8 points, 2 honorable mentions
175. [3DS] Mario & Luigi: Paper Jam (RPG) = 8 points, 1 honorable mention
176. [PC] Sunless Sea: Zubmariner (Adventure) = 8 points
177. [XB1][PS4][PC] Videoball (Sports) = 8 points
178. [PS4] Mother Russia Bleeds (Fighting) = 8 points
179. [360][XB1][PS3][PS4][PC] King’s Quest: The Complete Collection (Adventure) = 8 points
180. [PS4] Stories: The Path of Destinies (Adventure) = 8 points
181. [PSV][PC] Yomawari: Night Alone (Horror) = 7 points, 3 honorable mentions
182. [PS4] Broforce (Platform) = 7 points, 2 honorable mentions
183. [3DS] Azure Striker Gunvolt 2 (Action) = 7 points, 1 honorable mention
184. [XB1][PS4][PC] Farming Simulator 17 (Simulation) = 7 points
184. [PS3][PS4][PC] Final Fantasy XIV Patches 3.2-3.4 (MMO) = 7 points
186. [IOS][AND] Sorcery! 4 (Adventure) = 7 points
187. [PS4] Divinity: Original Sin (RPG) = 7 points
188. [PC] Orwell (Simulation) = 6 points, 3 honorable mentions
189. [PC] Anatomy (Horror) = 6 points, 2 honorable mentions
190. [XB1][PS4] F1 2016 (Racing) = 6 points, 2 honorable mentions
191. [3DS] 7th Dragon III Code: VFD (RPG) = 6 points, 2 honorable mentions
192. [PC] Twilight Struggle (Strategy) = 6 points, 1 honorable mention
193. [3DS] Sega 3D Classics Collection (Action) = 6 points, 1 honorable mention
194. [PC] Duelyst (Strategy) = 6 points, 1 honorable mention
195. [3DS] Yo-kai Watch 2: Bony Spirits/Fleshy Souls (RPG) = 6 points, 1 honorable mention
196. [PC] House of the Dying Sun (Simulation) = 6 points, 1 honorable mention
197. [PC] Path of Exile: Ascendancy (RPG) = 6 points
198. [PC] IMSCARED (Horror) = 6 points
199. [PS3][PSV][PS4][PC] Nights of Azure (Adventure) = 6 points
200. [PC] Atlas Reactor (Strategy) = 6 points
201. [NWU][PC][OVR] Chronos (RPG) = 6 points
202. [PSV] God Eater 2: Rage Burst (Adventure) = 6 points
202. [PC] Seraph (Action) = 6 points
202. [PS4][PC][IOS] Tharsis (Strategy) = 6 points
205. [PS4] Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime (Action) = 6 points
206. [IOS] Deus Ex GO (Strategy) = 6 points
207. [XB1][PS4] Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 (Fighting) = 6 points
208. [XB1][PS3][PS4][PC] Romance of the Three Kingdoms XIII (Strategy) = 5 points, 2 honorable mentions
209. [PSV] Valkyrie Drive: Bhikkhuni (Action) = 5 points, 2 honorable mentions
210. [PSV] Atelier Escha & Logy Plus: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky (RPG) = 5 points, 1 honorable mention
211. [PS4] Yakuza 6 (Action) = 5 points, 1 honorable mention
212. [PS4] Layers of Fear (Horror) = 5 points, 1 honorable mention
213. [PSV] Trillion: God of Destruction (RPG) = 5 points
214. [3DS] Picross e7 (Puzzle) = 5 points
215. [IOS] Imbroglio (Action) = 5 points
215. [PC] Masquerada: Songs and Shadows (RPG) = 5 points
217. [3DS] Gotta Protectors (Strategy) = 5 points
217. [PS4] Sword Art Online: Hollow Realization (RPG) = 5 points
219. [NWU] Super Meat Boy (Platform) = 5 points
220. [PC] Duskers (Strategy) = 5 points
221. [XB1] NHL 17 (Sports) = 5 points
222. [PC] The Count Lucanor (Adventure) = 5 points
223. [XB1][PS4] Kerbal Space Program (Simulation) = 5 points
224. [PC] Mecha Ritz: Steel Rondo (Shooter) = 5 points
224. [PS4][PSVR] Tethered (Strategy) = 5 points
226. [360][XB1][PS3][PS4] Madden NFL 17 (Sports) = 5 points
227. [XB1][PC] Killer Instinct Season 3 (Fighting) = 5 points
228. [PC] Event[0] (Adventure) = 5 points
229. [IOS][AND] Miitomo (Simulation) = 5 points
230. [PS4] Shadow of the Beast (Action) = 5 points
231. [XB1][PS4][PC] Fallout 4: Far Harbor (RPG) = 4 points, 2 honorable mentions
232. [PC] Blue Revolver (Shooter) = 4 points, 2 honorable mentions
233. [XB1] The Walking Dead: Michonne (Adventure) = 4 points, 2 honorable mentions
234. [3DS] My Nintendo Picross: The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess (Puzzle) = 4 points, 1 honorable mention
235. [XB1] Raiden V (Shooter) = 4 points, 1 honorable mention
236. [XB1][PS4][PC] Ittle Dew 2 (Adventure) = 4 points, 1 honorable mention
237. [PSV] God Eater Resurrection (Adventure) = 4 points, 1 honorable mention
238. [PS4][PC] Megadimension Neptunia VII (RPG) = 4 points, 1 honorable mention
238. [XB1] The Turing Test (Puzzle) = 4 points, 1 honorable mention
240. [XB1][PSV] Hue (Platform) = 4 points, 1 honorable mention
241. [PS4][PC] Nobunaga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence – Ascension (Strategy) = 4 points
241. [PC] Out of the Park Baseball 17 (Sports) = 4 points
241. [XB1][PS4] Tom Clancy’s The Division: Survival (Shooter) = 4 points
244. [PC][IOS][AND] Baldur’s Gate: Siege of Dragonspear (RPG) = 4 points
244. [PC] Candle (Adventure) = 4 points
246. [PC] Football Manager 2017 (Simulation) = 4 points
246. [XB1][PS4][PC] Ultimate Chicken Horse (Platform) = 4 points
248. [PC] DoDonPachi Resurrection (Shooter) = 4 points
249. [PC] Master of Orion (Strategy) = 4 points
250. [IOS] Romancing SaGa 2 (RPG) = 4 points
251. [PC] ICEY (Action) = 4 points
251. [PS4] Yakuza: Kiwami (Action) = 4 points
253. [360][XB1][PS3][PSV][PS4][NWU][3DS][PC][IOS][AND] Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Adventure) = 4 points
254. [XB1] The Solus Project (Adventure) = 3 points, 3 honorable mentions
255. [PS4] Ark: Survival Evolved (Adventure) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
255. [PC] Europa Universalis IV: Rights of Man (Strategy) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
255. [PC] Sethian (Simulation) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
258. [PS4][PC] Viking Squad (Action) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
259. [PS4][3DS] Mega Man Legacy Collection (Action) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
259. [XB1][PS4] Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 (Action) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
261. [PSV] Adventures of Mana (RPG) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
262. [PC][IOS] Crashlands (RPG) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
262. [PC] The Last Door: Season 2 (Adventure) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
264. [PC][IOS] Kathy Rain (Adventure) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
264. [PSV][NWU] Letter Quest: Grimm’s Journey Remastered (Puzzle) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
266. [IOS] Rollercoaster Tycoon Classic (Simulation) = 3 points, 1 honorable mention
267. [PS4] Hardware: Rivals (Action) = 3 points
267. [XB1][PS4][PC] Sherlock Holmes: The Devil’s Daughter (Adventure) = 3 points
267. [PC] The Curious Expedition (Adventure) = 3 points
267. [PC] Turmoil (Strategy) = 3 points
271. [PS4] Caladrius Blaze (Shooter) = 3 points
271. [PS4] Dariusburst Chronicle Saviours – Battle Garegga (Shooter) = 3 points
271. [PC] DreadOut: Keepers of the Dark (Horror) = 3 points
271. [3DS] Etrian Odyssey V (RPG) = 3 points
271. [XB1][PS4][PC] Fallout 4: Nuka World (RPG) = 3 points
271. [PC] GoNNER (Action) = 3 points
271. [PC] Higurashi When They Cry Hou – Ch.3 Tatarigoroshi (Adventure) = 3 points
271. [PS3][PSV][PS4] Kamen Rider Battride War Genesis (Action) = 3 points
271. [ARC] LoveLive! School Idol Festival (Rhythm) = 3 points
271. [XB1][PS4][PC] Mordheim: City of the Damned (Strategy) = 3 points
271. [PC] New Super Hook Girl (Action) = 3 points
271. [PC] Pocket Mirror (RPG) = 3 points
271. [PS4][PC] Soft Body (Puzzle) = 3 points
284. [PS4][PSVR][NWU][PC] Eagle Flight (Simulation) = 3 points
285. [XB1][PS4] 7 Days to Die (Adventure) = 3 points
285. [XB1][PSV][PS4] Attack on Titan / A.O.T. Wings of Freedom (Action) = 3 points
285. [3DS] Stella Glow (RPG) = 3 points
285. [PS4] Tales of Berseria (RPG) = 3 points
285. [PSV][PS4] The Last Blade 2 (Fighting) = 3 points
285. [XB1][PS4][PC] The Technomancer (RPG) = 3 points
291. [PS4][PC] Asemblance (Adventure) = 3 points
291. [PC] Deadbolt (Action) = 3 points
291. [PS4][PSVR] Driveclub VR (Racing) = 3 points
291. [PC] Dungeon Rats (Strategy) = 3 points
291. [IOS][AND] Hidden My Game By Mom (Puzzle) = 3 points
291. [PS4][PSVR] Star Wars Battlefront: Rogue One: X-wing VR Mission (FPS) = 3 points
291. [PS4] Super Time Force Ultra (Shooter) = 3 points
291. [XB1][PS4] Warhammer: End Times – Vermintide (FPS) = 3 points
299. [PC] Zombie Night Terror (Puzzle) = 3 points
300. [PS4] Ultimate Marvel vs. Capcom 3 (Fighting) = 3 points
301. [PSV] Gal*Gun: Double Peace (Shooter) = 3 points

Quite a few genre-specific and platform-specific awards were also assigned:

Action Game of the Year:

1. Hitman = 657 points, 25 honorable mentions
2. Let It Die = 114 points, 9 honorable mentions
3. Severed = 57 points, 2 honorable mentions
4. Battleborn = 17 points, 2 honorable mentions
5. PlayStation VR Worlds = 16 points
6. The Lab = 15 points, 1 honorable mention
7. Senran Kagura: Estival Versus = 12 points, 1 honorable mention
8. Hyrule Warriors Legends = 10 points, 2 honorable mentions
9. The Playroom VR = 9 points, 4 honorable mentions
10. Aragami = 8 points, 3 honorable mentions

Adventure Game of the Year:

1. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End = 1964 points, 32 honorable mentions
2. The Last Guardian = 1310 points, 20 honorable mentions
3. Inside = 826 points, 35 honorable mentions
4. Dishonored 2 = 438 points, 23 honorable mentions
5. Firewatch = 322 points, 35 honorable mentions
6. Hyper Light Drifter = 215 points, 23 honorable mentions
7. Rise of the Tomb Raider = 181 points, 18 honorable mentions
8. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice = 176 points, 6 honorable mentions
9. Watch_Dogs 2 = 150 points, 9 honorable mentions
10. Oxenfree = 138 points, 25 honorable mentions

Fighting Game of the Year:

1. Street Fighter V = 259 points, 7 honorable mentions
2. Guilty Gear Xrd: Revelator = 44 points, 3 honorable mentions
3. The King of Fighters XIV = 39 points, 1 honorable mention
4. Pokken Tournament = 26 points, 8 honorable mentions
5. Dragon Ball Xenoverse 2 = 21 points, 3 honorable mentions
6. BlazBlue: Central Fiction = 11 points
7. Melty Blood Actress Again Current Code = 11 points
8. Mother Russia Bleeds = 8 points
9. Mortal Kombat XL = 7 points
10. Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 = 6 points

FPS Game of the Year:

1:Doom = 1776 points, 35 honorable mentions
2. Overwatch = 1607 points, 25 honorable mentions
3. Titanfall 2 = 933 points, 39 honorable mentions
4. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided = 447 points, 18 honorable mentions
5. Battlefield 1 = 332 points, 21 honorable mentions
6. Superhot = 149 points, 25 honorable mentions
7. Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare = 58 points, 9 honorable mentions
8. Destiny: Rise of Iron = 40 points, 5 honorable mentions
9. Shadow Warrior 2 = 37 points, 1 honorable mention
10. Devil Daggers = 29 points, 3 honorable mentions

Horror Game of the Year:

1.Resident Evil 4 = 20 points, 1 honorable mention
2. Until Dawn: Rush of Blood = 15 points, 1 honorable mention
3. Dead Rising 4 = 14 points, 3 honorable mentions
4. Dying Light: The Following = 13 points, 1 honorable mention
5. Resident Evil 5 = 11 points, 1 honorable mention
6. Dead Rising = 9 points, 4 honorable mentions
7. Yomawari: Night Alone = 7 points, 3 honorable mentions
8. Anatomy = 6 points, 2 honorable mentions
9. IMSCARED = 6 points
10. Resident Evil 6 = 5 points, 1 honorable mention

MMO Game of the Year:

1. World of Warcraft: Legion = 109 points, 4 honorable mentions
2. Final Fantasy XIV Patches 3.2-3.4 = 7 points
3. ArcheAge – Revelation Starter Pack = 2 points
3. Warframe: The War Within = 2 points
5. Tree of Savior = 1 point

Platform Game of the Year:

1: Ratchet & Clank = 581 points, 32 honorable mentions
2. Kirby: Planet Robobot = 83 points, 5 honorable mentions
3. Bound = 44 points, 8 honorable mentions
4. Shantae: Half-Genie Hero = 39 points, 7 honorable mentions
5. Super Mario Run = 37 points, 10 honorable mentions
6. Unravel = 35 points, 6 honorable mentions
7. Owlboy = 33 points, 6 honorable mentions
8. Ori and the Blind Forest Definitive Edition = 25 points, 5 honorable mentions
9. N++ = 19 points, 3 honorable mentions
10. Downwell = 17 points

Puzzle Game of the Year:

1. The Witness = 899 points, 17 honorable mentions
2. Overcooked = 73 points, 8 honorable mentions
3. Picross 3D: Round 2 = 56 points, 10 honorable mentions
4. Pony Island = 46 points, 10 honorable mentions
5. Pocket Card Jockey = 46 points, 3 honorable mentions
6. Stephen’s Sausage Roll = 25 points, 3 honorable mentions
7. Obduction = 25 points, 2 honorable mentions
8. The Jackbox Party Pack 3 = 19 points
9. Quadrilateral Cowboy = 18 points, 2 honorable mentions
10. Shenzhen I/O = 18 points, 2 honorable mentions

Racing Game of the Year:

1. Forza Horizon 3 = 304 points, 12 honorable mentions
2. DiRT Rally = 42 points, 3 honorable mentions
3. Trackmania Turbo = 24 points
4. F1 2016 = 6 points, 2 honorable mentions
5. Driveclub VR = 3 points
6. Table Top Racing: World Tour = 2 points, 1 honorable mention
7. Absolute Drift: Zen Edition = 2 points
8. Aqua Moto Racing Utopia = 2 points
9. Automobilista = 2 points
10. Carmageddon: Max Damage = 1 point, 2 honorable mentions

Rhythm Game of the Year:

1. Thumper = 134 points, 9 honorable mentions
2. Rez Infinite = 83 points, 5 honorable mentions
3. Rhythm Heaven Megamix = 80 points, 4 honorable mentions
4. Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA Future Tone = 21 points
5. Amplitude = 14 points, 5 honorable mentions
6. Audioshield = 10 points
7. Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA X = 9 points, 3 honorable mentions
8. Crypt of the Necrodancer = 9 points, 2 honorable mentions
9. LoveLive! School Idol Festival = 3 points
10. Harmonix Music VR = 2 points
10. Rocksmith 2014 Edition Remastered = 2 points

RPG Game of the Year:

1. Dark Souls III = 1393 points, 8 honorable mentions
2. Final Fantasy XV = 969 points, 31 honorable mentions
3. The Witcher III: Wild Hunt – Blood and Wine = 564 points, 14 honorable mentions
4. Pokémon Sun/Moon = 508 points, 17 honorable mentions
5. Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE = 194 points, 19 honorable mentions
6. Dragon Quest Builders = 161 points, 11 honorable mentions
7. Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse = 139 points, 4 honorable mentions
8. Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth = 130 points, 4 honorable mentions
9. Tyranny = 108 points
10. World of Final Fantasy = 99 points, 7 honorable mentions

Shooter Game of the Year:

1. Gears of War 4 = 191 points, 15 honorable mentions
2. Tom Clancy’s The Division = 149 points, 16 honorable mentions
3. Furi = 146 points, 15 honorable mentions
4. Quantum Break = 119 points, 13 honorable mentions
5. Enter the Gungeon = 65 points, 14 honorable mentions
6. Star Fox Zero = 49 points, 7 honorable mentions
7. Alienation = 45 points, 6 honorable mentions
8. Assault Android Cactus = 16 points, 2 honorable mentions
9. Earth Defense Force 4.1 The Shadow of New Despair = 15 points
10. Battle Garegga rev.2016 = 11 points

Simulation Game of the Year:

1. Stardew Valley = 374 points, 18 honorable mentions
2. Pokémon Go = 155 points, 18 honorable mentions
3. Planet Coaster = 50 points, 4 honorable mentions
4. Dead or Alive Xtreme 3 = 15 points
5. American Truck Simulator = 13 points, 2 honorable mentions
6. Reigns = 13 points, 1 honorable mention
7. Job Simulator = 9 points
8. Farming Simulator 17 = 7 points
9. Orwell = 6 points, 3 honorable mentions
10. House of the Dying Sun = 6 points, 1 honorable mention

Sports Game of the Year:

1. FIFA 17 = 27 points, 1 honorable mention
2. Steep = 18 points, 3 honorable mentions
3. Rocket League = 18 points, 3 honorable mentions
4. Pro Evolution Soccer 2017 = 17 points, 1 honorable mention
5. MLB The Show 16 = 15 points, 2 honorable mentions
6. NBA 2K17 = 9 points, 2 honorable mentions
7. Videoball = 8 points
8. NHL 17 = 5 points
9. Madden NFL 17 = 5 points
10. Out of the Park Baseball 17 = 4 points

Strategy Game of the Year:

1. XCOM 2 = 341 points, 7 honorable mentions
2. Fire Emblem Fates = 317 points, 21 honorable mentions
3. Civilization VI = 184 points, 15 honorable mentions
4. Darkest Dungeon = 105 points, 8 honorable mentions
5. Stellaris = 76 points, 9 honorable mentions
6. Total War: Warhammer = 74 points, 1 honorable mention
7. Shadow Tactics: Blades of the Shogun = 52 points, 1 honorable mention
8. Valkyria Chronicles Remastered = 45 points, 8 honorable mentions
9. Clash Royale = 36 points, 2 honorable mentions
10. Hearts of Iron IV = 31 points, 4 honorable mentions

Xbox One Game of the Year:

1. Forza Horizon 3 = 304 points, 12 honorable mentions
2. Quantum Break = 119 points, 13 honorable mentions
3. ReCore = 18 points, 10 honorable mentions
4. Rocket League = 18 points, 3 honorable mentions
5. Stranger of Sword City = 12 points

PS3 Game of the Year:

1. Yakuza 5 = 5 points

PS Vita Game of the Year:

1. Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth = 130 points, 4 honorable mentions
2. The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II = 99 points, 6 honorable mentions
3. Atelier Sophie: The Alchemist of the Mysterious Book = 16 points, 2 honorable mentions
4. Grand Kingdom = 13 points, 3 honorable mentions
5. Shiren the Wanderer: The Tower of Fortune and the Dice of Fate = 10 points

PS4 Game of the Year:

1. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End = 1964 points, 32 honorable mentions
2. The Last Guardian = 1310 points, 20 honorable mentions
3. Ratchet & Clank = 581 points, 32 honorable mentions
4. Thumper = 134 points, 9 honorable mentions
5. Gravity Rush Remastered = 121 points, 15 honorable mentions

Wii U Game of the Year:

1.Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE = 194 points, 19 honorable mentions
2. Paper Mario: Color Splash = 75 points, 4 honorable mentions
3. Star Fox Zero = 49 points, 7 honorable mentions
4. The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD = 37 points, 4 honorable mentions
5. SteamWorld Heist = 31 points, 3 honorable mentions

3DS Game of the Year:

1. Pokémon Sun/Moon = 508 points, 17 honorable mentions
2. Fire Emblem Fates = 317 points, 21 honorable mentions
3. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice = 176 points, 6 honorable mentions
4. Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse = 139 points, 4 honorable mentions
5. Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma = 123 points, 13 honorable mentions

PC Game of the Year:

1. Civilization VI = 184 points, 15 honorable mentions
2. World of Warcraft: Legion = 109 points, 4 honorable mentions
3. Tyranny = 108 points
4. Dragon’s Dogma = 83 points, 6 honorable mentions
5. Stellaris = 76 points, 9 honorable mentions

Multiplatform Game of the Year:

1. Doom = 1776 points, 35 honorable mentions
2. Overwatch = 1607 points, 25 honorable mentions
3. Dark Souls III = 1393 points, 8 honorable mentions
4. Final Fantasy XV = 969 points, 31 honorable mentions
5. Titanfall 2 = 933 points, 39 honorable mentions
6. The Witness = 899 points, 17 honorable mentions
7. Inside = 826 points, 35 honorable mentions
8. Hitman = 657 points, 25 honorable mentions
9. The Witcher III: Wild Hunt – Blood and Wine = 564 points, 14 honorable mentions
10. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided = 447 points, 18 honorable mentions

Handheld Game of the Year:

1. Pokémon Sun/Moon = 508 points, 17 honorable mentions
2. Fire Emblem Fates = 317 points, 21 honorable mentions
3. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney – Spirit of Justice = 176 points, 6 honorable mentions
4. Dragon Quest Builders = 161 points, 11 honorable mentions
5. Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse = 139 points, 4 honorable mentions
6. Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth = 130 points, 4 honorable mentions
7. Zero Escape: Zero Time Dilemma = 123 points, 13 honorable mentions
8. Darkest Dungeon = 105 points, 8 honorable mentions
9. VA-11 HALL-A = 100 points, 4 honorable mentions
10. The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel II = 99 points, 6 honorable mentions

Mobile Game of the Year:

1. Pokémon Go = 155 points, 18 honorable mentions
2. VA-11 HALL-A = 100 points, 4 honorable mentions
3. Severed = 57 points, 2 honorable mentions
4. Batman: The Telltale Series = 52 points, 8 honorable mentions
5. The House in Fata Morgana = 44 points
6. Super Mario Run = 37 points, 10 honorable mentions
7. Clash Royale = 36 points, 2 honorable mentions
8. Downwell = 17 points
9. Day of the Tentacle: Remastered Edition = 15 points, 4 honorable mentions
10. Samorost 3 = 14 points, 1 honorable mention

Downloadable Game of the Year:

1. Furi = 146 points, 15 honorable mentions
2. Abzu = 126 points, 38 honorable mentions
3. Let It Die = 114 points, 9 honorable mentions
4. Tyranny = 108 points
5. VA-11 HALL-A = 100 points, 4 honorable mentions
6. Rez Infinite = 83 points, 5 honorable mentions
7. Stellaris = 76 points, 9 honorable mentions
8. Enter the Gungeon = 65 points, 14 honorable mentions
9. Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight = 62 points, 2 honorable mentions
10. Severed = 57 points, 2 honorable mentions

Below you can read the total number of votes and points assigned:

Number of users: 1,591
Number of ballots: 1,490
Votes counted: 12,038
Points awarded: 26,127

We also get a few interesting graphs:

The points over time graph is fairly stable, besides Final Fantasy XV overtaking Titanfall 2 and The Witness passing Inside.

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The following two graphs show the performance of exclusive and multiplatform titles in NeoGAF’s game of the year awards over the years.

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Voting started on December 24th, and ended on January 21st. Each voter was asked to give ten preferences in order, with the first game scoring four points, second and third scoring three, ranks from four to six scoring two points, and the rest only one. Two honorable mentions were also allowed, but scored no points.

Past years saw Bloodborne win in 2015, Bayonetta 2 in 2014, The Last of Us in 2013, Journey in 2012, Portal 2 in 2011, Mass Effect 2 in 2010 and Uncharted 2: Among Thieves in 2009.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.