Posts Tagged 2012 awards


The 2012 IncGamers Alternative Awards

It’s that time of year when the games press dishes out awards like “Game of the year” and “Best art design” and all sorts of other boring stuff.

By Tim McDonald | 31 Dec 2012 | 1

Best MMO 2012 – Readers’ Vote

There ‘s been lots of MMOs this year, which was no huge surprise.

By Paul Younger | 18 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Best Strategy 2012 – Readers’ Vote

It’s been an interesting year for strategy releases, with plenty of titles that have impressed.

By Paul Younger | 17 Dec 2012 | 1

Best Adventure Game 2012 – Readers’ Vote

Adventure games set out to test your grey matter, whether it’s solving puzzles and mysteries or going on a magical adventure with a bunch of Russian dolls.

By Paul Younger | 17 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Best RPG 2012 – Readers’ Vote

Whether you love your dungeon crawlers, click-fests or story-led titles, 2012 has been an interesting year for the RPG genre with some highly anticipated title releases.

By Paul Younger | 16 Dec 2012 | 1

Best Shooter 2012 – Readers’ Vote

Picking the best shooter is never easy. We’ve come up with a shortlist we think were some of the most exciting shooters of 2012; some may be less obvious than others but we felt these were the ones that blazed a bloody trail across the year.

By Paul Younger | 16 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Best Sport 2012 – Readers’ Vote

While sports games primarily take pride of place on consoles, PC gamers have had a few quality games to play, whether it be on the field or on the track.

By Paul Younger | 16 Dec 2012 | 1

Best Free to Play 2012 – Readers’ Vote

The quality of free to play games continues to improve every year and there have been some great titles to choose from in 2012, all without making a massive dent in your wallet (unless you’re a micro-transactions junkie, of course).

By Paul Younger | 16 Dec 2012 | 2

Best PC Action 2012 – Readers’ Vote

The PC Action category is always packed, encompassing a broad range of games that span multiple genres, so it’s no shock that we’ve nominated a bundle of outstanding titles from 2012.

By Paul Younger | 16 Dec 2012 | 1

Best Indie 2012 – Readers’ Vote

Not backed by any major publisher, 2012 has been a great year for indie developers who have brought us both innovative and interesting titles.

By Paul Younger | 16 Dec 2012 | 1