2013 has been quite a year, and now it’s drawing to a close. Time for us to round up every game that came out in the last 12 months, stick them all in a colosseum, and have them battle it out for Game of the Year honors.
Or rather, time for PCWorld staff to have long, heated debates about why one game deserves a spot on the list instead of someone else’s favorite. Discussions have gotten tense at times, but we’ve emerged with minimal injuries—and our final list.
The qualifications for contention: The game must be a stand-alone product that you can buy on its own, and it must run on a PC.
Let’s see who made the list, shall we?