Created and Directed by
Hideo Kojima

PIXEL5

for most pretentious indie game

How far can you scream about the "difficulty" of a game before people forget about it a month later?
Cuphead
Studio MDHR
The Mighty No. 9 of British collect-a-thons.
Yooka-Laylee
Playtonic Games
The Dark Souls of A Bug's Life.
Hollow Knight
Team Cherry
Is this really pretentious?
Dream Daddy: A Dad Dating Simulator
Game Grumps
This is actually in the game.
Life Is Strange: Before the Storm
Deck Nine
>tfw this flavor text has more words than this game has players
LawBreakers
Boss Key Productions
Oh jeez, a deep edgy meta-narrative that acknowledges the reader, never seen that one before!
Doki Doki Literature Club!
Team Salvato
Gone Home -- but in space!
Tacoma
Fullbright
what the fuck
Getting Over It
Bennett Foddy
An adventure game starring Momo, the cat from Google's Halloween doodles.
Night in the Woods
Infinite Fall
Everyone dies, the end!
What Remains of Edith Finch
Giant Sparrow
Deluded in elaborate direction that makes you wonder how WASN'T it made by Kojimbo. Then you play the game and it answers itself tripping off the delicate balancing of storytelling and gameplay.
Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice
Ninja Theory
Those votes? They're yours.

The Awards

Most Hated Award

for most hated game of the year

Least Worst Award

for least worst game of the year

HALL-A Award

for best writing/story

🤔 Award

for worst writing or story

Ballmer Award

for best developer of 2017

Guilty Pleasure

for the game I like but /v/ hates

DeviantArt Award

for worst character

Slayer Award

for best character

/v/irgin Award

for best new IP

Hate Machine Award

for crimes against gaming

Niche Award

for best game nobody played

A E S T H E T I C S Award

for best visual aesthetics

Tablet Mode Award

for worst visuals

Comfy Award

for comfiest game

Plot and Backstory Award

for best representation of women in gaming

Privilege Award

for best representation of men in gaming

IP Twist Award

for best implementation of an old franchise

Hyperbole Award

for best trailer

PIXEL5

for most pretentious indie game

PaRappa The Award

for best soundtrack

Seal of Quality Award

for biggest technical blunder

Press X To Win the Award

for worst gameplay

Grammy Award

for best song from /v/ The Musical 5

Worst Publisher Award

for worst publisher of 2017

Good Deed Award

for redemption in gaming

Kamige Award

for best eroge

Deja Vu Award

for worst sequel

/vr/ Award

for best video game of 1997

Unregistered Hypercam 2 Award

for best video game of 2007

"Hello, Fellow Posters" Award

for most blatantly promoted game

Guybrush Award

for best game under $20

Please Be Good Award

for most anticipated game of 2018 and beyond

Featuring Dante from the Devil May Cry™ Series

for best box art

Golden Broom Award

for worst game to sweep the /v/GAs

Your Inventory

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