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Journey beat out Halo 4, Mass Effect 3, Dishonored, Guild Wars 2, Mark of the Ninja, Spelunky, X-COM, Zero Escape and The Walking Dead.

 

Journey also took the win over at IGN, The GameCity prize, Amazon and more.

A complete list of the Overall GOTY awards for the game can be found below.

Do note that there are a ton of awards taking place so there will be more for every game really.

Let's also not forget the grammy nomination its score got!

 

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GameSpot (US) : Journey

VGRevolution (US) : Journey

IGN (US) : Journey

Gamepur (IN) : Journey

Sound+Vision Magazine (US) : Journey

GAMEBLOG.fr (FR) : Journey

GameCity Prize (UK) : Journey

Amazon (US) : Journey

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards (UK) : Journey

OXCGN Readers' Choice GOTY (AU) : Journey

Entertainment Weekly (US) : Journey

The Arts Desk (UK) : Journey



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I really need to play this game.

Bored? Try:

Book - Malazan book of the fallen 

Game - Fallout New Vegas (Best WRPG of the entire last generation )

TV - Boardwalk Empire (Holy shit Season 4 has been gooood.)

Music - Forest Swords

Both IGN and Gamespot! The two giants, eh

Watch this space - counting down to the GOTG soon

Gotta play through it again soon.

Huge props to Journey. As a musician, I really love the soundtrack. The music does a superb job at catching the moment. The cello... O_O sounds so good.

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Seems like every GOTY award is going to either Journey or The Walking Dead, I'm not complaining but Dishonored needs some love too.

Predictions for end of 2014 HW sales:

3DS: 53m   PS3: 88m   360: 85m   PS4: 15m   XBO: 11m       WiiU: 10.8m   Vita: 10.2m

 

Fusioncode said:
Seems like every GOTY award is going to either Journey or The Walking Dead, I'm not complaining but Dishonored needs some love too.

What? Dishonored is getting plenty of love...anyway, here is the full list:

The Walking Dead: The Game - 26

The Critics' Picks - 23

The Readers' Picks - 3

Borderlands 2 - 12

The Critics' Picks - 7

The Readers' Picks - 5

Dishonored - 12

The Critics' Picks - 10

The Readers' Picks - 2

Far Cry 3 - 12

The Critics' Picks - 11

The Readers' Picks - 1

Journey - 12

The Critics' Picks - 11

The Readers' Picks - 1

Mass Effect 3 - 9

The Critics' Picks - 7

The Readers' Picks - 2

Assassin's Creed III - 9

The Critics' Picks - 5

The Readers' Picks - 4

Halo 4 - 8

The Critics' Picks - 7

The Readers' Picks - 1

XCOM: Enemy Unknown - 8

The Critics' Picks - 8

The Readers' Picks -

Guild Wars 2 - 3

Call of Duty: Black Ops II - 1

Hitman: Absolution - 1

Max Payne 3 - 1

NHL 13 - 1

Sleeping Dogs - 1

The Witcher 2: Enhanced Edition - 1

Trials Evolution - 1

Tribes: Ascend - 1

Xenoblade Chronicles - 1



15 bucks downloadable games winning overall GOTYs just show how weak this year was.

Player1x3 said:
15 bucks downloadable games winning overall GOTYs just show how weak this year was.

It is an amazing game but I honestly have to agree a bit.

Last year we had like so many games up to that quality. This year really lacked and nearly every sequel really disappointed peers in one way or the other.



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Aldro said:
Player1x3 said:
15 bucks downloadable games winning overall GOTYs just show how weak this year was.

It is an amazing game but I honestly have to agree a bit.

Last year we had like so many games up to that quality. This year really lacked and nearly every sequel really disappointed peers in one way or the other.


Next Year The Last of Us will probably dominate and GOW:A will get overshadowed by its awesomeness