Thursday, January 3, 2008

And the winner for Best Game of year 2007 is...BioShock

I'm extremely thrilled and happy that Bioshock has won the X-Play's Game of the year award which aired on G4 channel. It truly deserves the award for its stunning art direction, amazing story, beautiful haunting music and the gameplay which combines both first person shooting and strategy gaming incredibly. You've got suspense, horror, There were a ton of amazing games this year, but 'BioShock' was the best. There's just so many things which one can explore everytime they play it. So for all you people who are still wondering which game to play, check this one out for sure...and for everyone else who've loved playing this game..its time to rejoice.

"BioShock" shows how good games can be, from how a great story can unfold to how games can inspire genuine emotion. You owe it to yourself to play this game.

Here are the "X-Play Best of 2007 Awards" winners:

* Game of the Year - BioShock
* Most Original Game - Portal
* Best Gameplay Innovation - Assassin's Creed (free-running/climbing)
* Best Multiplayer Game - Rock Band
* Best Action/Adventure Game - Super Mario Galaxy
* Best Sports Game - Forza Motorsport 2
* Best Shooter - Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
* Best Role Playing Game - Mass Effect
* Best New Character - Portal (GLaDOS)
* Best Art Direction - BioShock
* Best Animation - Ratchet & Clank Future: Tools of Destruction
* Best Writing/Story - BioShock
* Best Original Soundtrack - BioShock
* Best Sound Design - Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
* Best Downloadable Content - Pac-Man Championship Edition (XBLA)
* Best Strategy Game - Supreme Commander

Previously in December 2007, the Spike TV Awards selected BioShock as Best Game, Best Xbox 360 Game, and Best Original Score.

On a sidenote, I think Halo 3 should have won the Best Multiplayer game award. Havn't checked out Rockband yet though..