TSR Game of the Year Awards: Q2 Voting! Watch

Poll: Which game is your top pick from Q2?
Child of Light (0)
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Divinity: Original Sin (0)
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Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (2)
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Goat Simulator (8)
26.67%
Leo's Fortune (0)
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Mario Kart 8 (7)
23.33%
Monument Valley (0)
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Shovel Knight (0)
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Sportsfriends (0)
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Super Time Force (0)
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Tomodachi Life (0)
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Transistor (1)
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Watch Dogs (5)
16.67%
Wayward Souls (0)
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Wildstar (1)
3.33%
Wolfenstein: The New Order (6)
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With Q1 over, it's time to move onto the games released between April and June. As always, the top three scoring games will move into the finale while the following four best performers will move into a second chance poll for another shot at the final.

Voting will last until Thursday the 4th, so get voting!

Here's a rundown and brief summary of this quarter's games (courtesy of Giantbomb and Metacritic);

Q2 Nominations

Child of Light (PC, Playstation 3, Playstation 4, Playstation Vita, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

The duke's daughter Aurora is dead; and yet, she lives. Join Aurora across the mysterious kingdom of Lemuria on her quest to return home. Helped by Igniculus the firefly, Finn the Capilli and many more, she must defeat the Queen of the Night who has stolen the sun, the moon and the stars.
Divinity: Original Sin (Linux, Mac, PC)

Gather your party and get ready for a new, back-to-the-roots RPG adventure. Discuss your decisions with companions; fight foes in turn-based combat; explore an open world and interact with everything and everyone you see. Join up with a friend to play online in co-op and make your own adventures with the powerful RPG toolkit.
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (PC, Playstation 3, Playstation 4)

Take part in an ever-changing FINAL FANTASY as you adventure and explore with friends from around the world. Experience all the hallmarks of the franchise - airships, chocobos, moogles, and more.
Goat Simulator (Android, iOS Linux, Mac, PC)

In this parody of inaccurate and terribly made "Simulator" games, an indestructible goat wreaks havoc on a vaguely European sandbox world plagued by buggy physics and non-sequiturs.
Leo's Fortune (iOS)

Leo’s Fortune is a platform adventure game where you hunt down the cunning and mysterious thief that stole your gold. Beautifully hand-crafted levels bring the story of Leo to life in this epic adventure.
Mario Kart 8 (Wii U)

Mario Kart returns and makes its HD-debut with gravity-defying hover vehicles, a new spin on the traditional track designs, ATVs, the return of classic Last Man Standing-Battle Mode, custom online tournaments and Mario Kart TV, which allows for sharing of highlight videos online.
Monument Valley (Android, iOS)

In Monument Valley you will manipulate impossible architecture and guide a silent princess through a beautiful world. Monument Valley is a surreal exploration through fantastical architecture and impossible geometry.
Shovel Knight (3DS, Linux, Mac, PC, Wii U)

An action-platformer paying homage to 8-bit classics like Mega Man and Castlevania. It is developed by a small group of former WayForward employees, with funding through Kickstarter.
Sportsfriends (Playstation 3, Playstation 4)

Sportsfriends is a tight-knit compendium of local multiplayer games for living rooms, parties, and even backyards. Features: retro-styled fighting game BaraBariBall, QWOP-like pole vault dueling game Super Pole Riders, high-velocity sports game Hokra, and face-to-face physical party game Johann Sebastian Joust. Collapse
Super Time Force (PC, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

n this pixel-styled retro shooter from the makers of "Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP", an elite team of totally extreme heroes called the Super T.I.M.E. Force must travel through time and use heavy firepower and the ability to manipulate time to overcome their enemies.
Tomodachi Life (3DS)

When a variety of Miis live in an apartment complex on a secluded island, relationships and bizarre situations happen in this comedic life situation game for the Nintendo 3DS.

Transistor (Linux, Mac, PC, Playstation 4)

Transistor is a science-fiction themed action RPG set in a futuristic city where players will take on the role of a young woman who gains control of an extraordinary weapon of unknown origin after a mysterious group of assailants nearly kills her with it.
Watch Dogs (PC, Playstation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

A third-person open-world game from Ubisoft, set in a dark alternate version of the US where corporations track and catalog all online behavior over a vast data network. A vigilante group called the Watch_Dogs hacks into this data, using it to hunt criminals.
Wayward Souls

Wayward Souls is an action-adventure dungeon crawler with randomized levels and permanent death. It features quick, twitch-based combat where tactics, positioning, and timing matter, controlled through touchscreen gestures.
Wildstar (PC)

WildStar is an massively multiplayer online adventure game where players make their mark as Explorers, Soldiers, Scientists or Settlers and lay claim to a mysterious planet on the edge of known space.
Wolfenstein: The New Order (PC, Playstation 3, Playstation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One)

The latest entry in the venerable shooter franchise takes place in a version of the 1960s in which the Nazis have established a global empire after winning World War II. Protagonist B.J. Blazkowicz fights for an underground resistance movement, outnumbered and outgunned by high-tech Nazi forces.
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There can only truly be one winner of GO(a)TY, and they're in this quarter
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(Original post by Jammy Duel)
There can only truly be one winner of GO(a)TY, and they're in this quarter
Whilst I'm 100% with you, I think objectively, Mario Kart 8 is a frikkin masterpiece. :yep:
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Mario Kart 8, no question.
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Damn, Transistor was beautiful! Short, but... WOW!
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Wolfenstein: The New Order. An amazing surprise with addictive storyline and good game mechanics. I feel that it was exactly what Duke Nukem Forever wanted to be.
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Just looking at that list tells you what a garbage year 2014 was for gaming.
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Goat simulator.
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Your Goat Simulator offends me, you call the physics buggy; there are no bugs, only features!
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fifa 15 should be in
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Gofre seems a bit off the ball this time, been closed over 24h and still hidden results and no Q3
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Gofre seems a bit off the ball this time, been closed over 24h and still hidden results and no Q3
The next thread is going up soon, been snowed under at work so this is the earliest I've been able to get around to it :yep:

Results are also now public, congratulations to Goat Simulator :ahee:
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Goat Simulator - G(ame) O(f) A(ll) T(ime) Simulator
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