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Analog Addiction’s Game of the Year 2013 Nominees

It’s been a big year for gaming this year. 2013 saw the release of new consoles, but it also saw the release of some amazing games. Therefore, it’s that time of year again. It’s time to acknowledge the best of the best games for 2013. Of course, it is impossible for every Analog Addiction editor to play every game that comes out in a year, so we may have left a game off that you believe deserves recognition.

After much debate and passionate arguing, Analog Addiction has been able to cut its finalists down to five games per category. Without further ado, here are Analog Addiction’s official Game of the Year nominations for 2013.

GOTY 2013

  • Rayman Legends
  • Tomb Raider
  • BioShock Infinite
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us

PC GOTY 2013

  • Outlast
  • Gone Home
  • Rayman Legends
  • BioShock Infinite
  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons

PS3 GOTY 2013

  • Splinter Cell: Blacklist
  • Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch
  • Rayman Legends
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us

PS4 GOTY 2013

  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Battlefield 4
  • Need for Speed: Rivals
  • Resogun
  • Killzone: Shadow Fall

Vita GOTY 2013

  • Persona 4 Golden (Europe release)
  • Thomas was alone
  • Hotline Miami
  • Guacamelee!
  • Tearaway

Mobile GOTY 2013

  • Device 6
  • Plants vs. Zombies 2
  • Year Walk

Wii U GOTY 2013

  • Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate
  • The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker HD
  • Duck Tales Remastered
  • Batman: Arkham Origins
  • Super Mario 3D World


  • DmC: Devil May Cry
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • BioShock Infinite
  • Tomb Raider
  • Rayman Legends

Xbox One GOTY 2013

  • Battlefield 4
  • Deadrising 3
  • Forza Motorsport 5

3DS GOTY 2013

  • The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds
  • Luigi’s Mansion: Dark Moon
  • Fire Emblem Awakening
  • Pokemon X/Y
  • Shin Megami Tensai IV

Now, for our special awards:


  • BioShock Infinite
  • Hotline Miami
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Rayman Legends
  • Saints Row IV


  • The Last of Us
  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Battlefield 4
  • Killzone: Shadow Fall
  • Crysis 3


Click on the links to see the trailers:

Need for Speed Rivals (Reveal Trailer)

Watch Dogs (Out of Control Trailer)

Grand Theft Auto V (Official Trailer)

Rayman Legends (Eye of the Tiger Trailer)

The Last of Us (Launch Trailer)

Last, but not least…

Generation GOTY 2013

  • Fallout 3
  • The Last of Us
  • BioShock
  • Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
  • Red Dead Redemption

Massive thanks to Aaron Boland for creating the images for our Game of the Year nominees!

Analog Addiction’s Winners for 2013 will be announced soon, so sit tight and enjoy your holidays.


3 replies »

  1. Great choices I agree with most of them although I think Beyond: Two Souls should have been in visuals but seeing as I haven’t played crisis 3 I can’t be sure of that.


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