What a year!
GameXplain has released their official Best of the Year Awards video for 2022. In this hour long discussion, the staff of GameXplain debate over which games deserve the wins in a variety of categories. Of course, some Nintendo Switch games are winners here, including Kirby and the Forgotten Land and Splatoon 3.
Watch the video above for the full in-depth discussion, or see below for the list of categories and their winners.
- Best New Mechanic - Snapping in Marvel Snap
- Most Worth the Wait - Kirby and the Forgotten Land
- Most Disappointing - Mario Strikers Battle League
- Best Multiplayer - Splatoon 3
- Best New Pokemon - Palafin
- Best Open World - Sonic Frontiers
- Best Bad Game - Vampire Survivors
- Best Dog - Grapple Dog
- Best Non-Video Game Video Game Thing - Sakurai’s YouTube channel
- Best Port of the Year - Persona 5 Royal
- Best Micro Transaction - Fortnite’s Toon Peely
- Best Indie Game You Haven’t Heard Of - Somerville