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Fun: Pleasant Surprise

  • 09-12-2016 8:22am
    Registered Users Posts: 55,472 ✭✭✭✭

    - No more than 3 Nominations per person, please.
    - This is for the most pleasant surprise of 2016.
    - Must apply to a game that was released on or after January 1st 2016 (search for the game on and look at the "Release Data" menu item for a release date). Also see here for a list of games that were released in 2016.
    - Top 6-8 will go forward for the Vote (exact number dependent on number of nominations received).
    - This is the second group of nominations (out of 3 groups). The survey for voting will be up after the 3rd group has closed.


  • Posts: 0 [Deleted User]

    Titanfall 2
    Final Fantasy XV
    Battlefield 1

  • Registered Users Posts: 6,911 ✭✭✭SeantheMan

    Doom. (Didn't expect it to be sooo good)
    Hitman (The best use of episodic gaming to date)

  • Registered Users Posts: 7,994 ✭✭✭Stone Deaf 4evr

    1. Titanfall 2 - campaign was my favourite thing in gaming this year
    2. Gears of war 4, was nervous about the new cast, but it all came together awesomely.

  • Registered Users Posts: 29,560 ✭✭✭✭Zero-Cool

    Watch Dogs 2
    Resident Evil 7: Beginning Hour

  • Registered Users Posts: 2,932 ✭✭✭YouSavedMyLife

    Doom (Like above didn't expect it to be sooooo good, GOTY)
    Battlefield 1 (Haven't played a Battlefield game in a while and this kind of blew me out of the water. Surprise for me, maybe not for the rest of the world)

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  • Moderators, Category Moderators, Computer Games Moderators Posts: 50,928 CMod ✭✭✭✭Retr0gamer

    Doom (had disaster written all over it. Ended up being a GOTY contender)

  • Registered Users Posts: 11,505 ✭✭✭✭Xenji

    World of Final Fantasy

  • Moderators, Category Moderators, Arts Moderators, Computer Games Moderators, Entertainment Moderators Posts: 29,196 CMod ✭✭✭✭johnny_ultimate

    Stephen's Sausage Roll
    Titanfall 2

  • Closed Accounts Posts: 7,752 ✭✭✭pablomakaveli

    Stardew Valley. Came out of nowhere and turned out to be amazing.

  • Registered Users Posts: 2,693 ✭✭✭Deano7788

    Titanfall 2
    Watch Dogs 2

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  • Registered Users Posts: 5,962 ✭✭✭GhostInTheRuins

    Doom. I wasn't expecting much but it turned into the best game of the year.

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