Published on December 31st, 2008 | by simeon0
2008 Game of the Year Awards
code>As we look back on 2008 I wanted to take a moment to look back on some of the great moments in gaming and announce our 2008 Skewed and Reviewed Game of the year winners. There were many really top notch games this year and it was tough coming up with the final list.
Left 4 Dead
Winner Game of the Year
The most addictive game I have played all year. Great Solo and Team Play, intense action and loads of fun. This game has it all.
PC, X-Box 360
Winner Role Playing Strategy Game of the Year
From the vast open world to explore, the innovative combat system
and the versatility of gameplay, Fallout 3 has it all.
PC, X-Box 360, PLay Station 3
Little Big Planet
Winner Best Family Game
Let your Imagination go free with this charming and fun adventure.
Winner Scariest Game of the year.
A fantastic action thriller that is by far the scariest game I have ever played.
Sent to investigate a damaged ship. It soon becomes clear something has gone very wrong as
you and your crew are under attack by legions of mutated creatures.
Great story and action, plenty of thrills and a movie quality story make this a must own.
PC, PS3, X-Box 360
Far Cry 2
Winner Best Gaming Enviornment.
The next step in action shooters. Amazing graphics and action, not to be missed as players
battle through deadly enemies in Africa. Online and Solo play included.
PC, PS3, X-Box 360
Rock Band 2
Winner Best Music Game of 2008(Tie)
Form your own band as you and your friends rock to some of the biggest hits in pop and rock.
Sing, Play Drums, Bass, and Guitar online or offline and become a legend.
PS3, X-Box 360, Wii,
Guitar Hero World Tour
Winner Best Music Game of 2008 (Tie)
Drums and Singing come to Guitar Hero as players compete online and offline to
become a Rock Legend. Features tons of hits from Van Halen to Steve Miller.
PS 3, X Box 360
Winner Best Game For Younger Gamers.
Great Game for all ages. Play as Batman and Robin or the hordes of bad guys
as you battle to save or destory Gotham City.
PS 3, X-Box 360, PC, PS 2, Nintendo DS
World of Warcraft: The Wrath of the Lich King
Winner Best Expansion and Best Fantasy Game
The new expansion to the massively popular MMOPG World of Warcraft.
More lands, creatures, adventures, items, weapons, spells, and more as
well as the new Hero Class. This is a must for Warcraft fans.
Call of Duty: World at War
Best 3D Shooter
Following the huge success of the series, the latest game looks at battles
of WWII from The Pacific Rim to Russian front. Great action, intense story,
as well as intense multiplay make this one of the biggest games
of the year.
PC, PS3 , X-Box 360,
Command and Conquer Red Alert 3
Winner Best RTS Game
The latest in the great Command and Conquer series. Play as one of three sides each
with their own unique units, objectives, and abilities. Intense RTS action and
full motion video cut scenes. Multiplay and Solo Play.
PC, X-Box 360
Best Console Shooter
Intense action shooter continues the fight from the epic first titles. Intense action, story,
graphics, and fun. Online and Solo play make this a must own for PS 3 owners.