Best indie game (smaller priced games that we loved (i.e. no more than $20)

Winner: State of Decay

Runners up: Rogue Legacy, Papers, Please

Best game that’s available through early access (games that are not quite finished but are fun so far)

Winner: Starbound

Runners up: Prison Architect, Spacebase of 9, Project Zomboid

Most Interesting Gaming Moment

Winner: Last of Us ending…

Runner up: All the scenes with the Lutece Twins (Bioshock Infinite)

Best Character

Winner:  Ellie (Last of Us)

Runners up: President (You) in Saints Row IV, Elizabeth (Bioshock Infinite), Lara Croft (Tomb Raider)

Best Art Style/Graphics/Prettiest/Nicest Looking

Winner:  Last of Us

Runners up: Bioshock Infinite, Crysis 3

Funniest Gaming Moment

Winner: The Typing of the Dead … ANY cutscene!

Game I want to see a sequel to

Winner: State of Decay

Runners up: XCOM Enemy Within 

Game I never want to see again

Winner: Simcity

Best Audio

Winner: Tomb Raider

Biggest disappointment

Winner: Simcity

Runner up: Surgeon Simulator 2013

Biggest surprise (in games in general or a specific game)

Winner: Payday 2 — I rarely like multiplayer FPS anymore but this game has been amazing to play with friends

Game I’m most looking forward to in 2014

Winner: Thief

Best co-op game

Winner: Payday 2

Runner up: Starbound

Best multi-player game

Winner: Super Mario 3D World

Most addictive game

Winner: Last of Us (Had to play it until I finished it and could not stop thinking about it!)

My dirty little secret game (which game were you most ashamed of liking?)

Winner: Pocket Trains

Runner up: Tiny Towers: Star Wars

Best handheld / mobile game

Winner: Fiz: The Brewery Management Game

Runners up: Pocket Harvest

The Inaugural Wall Punch Award (which game made you so frustrated that you wanted to throw a controller or punch a hole in a wall?)

Winner: Rogue Legacy

Best Game I played this year (can be a game released from any year, but that you played this year)

Winner: Last of Us

Best 2013 Game

Winner: Last of Us!!

Runners up: XCOM: Enemy Within, Starbound, Bioshock Infinite