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Our full list of the best games of 2014 we trimmed down to GOTY and the best 25

12-28-2014, 11:11 AM
#1
Our full list of the best games of 2014 we trimmed down to GOTY and the best 25

We posted this last year following all of our game of the year and best game stuff, but here is the original whole list of games that served as the foundation of the discussion of what should be our Game of the Year, Runner Up, Honorable Mention, and the subsequent Best 25 Games of 2014. People like to point out things we "missed" in the comment threads of those stories, but if there was a game worth considering that came out in the last year that isn't in this list I'm not sure what it would be:

80 Days
99 Bricks
A Dark Room
Across Age 2
Adventure Beaks
Air Supply SOS
Aliens Drive Me Crazy
Almightree
Alone
Anomaly Defenders
Astro Duel
Banner Saga
Bardbarian
Battle Riders
Battle Supremacy
Battleheart Legacy
Beach Buggy Racing
Bean Dreams
Bitcoin Billionaire
Blackmoor
Blek
Block Fortress: War
Block Legend
Bloo Kid 2
Boom Beach
Botanicula
Bug Heroes 2
Calculords
Cally's Caves 2
Candy Crush Soda Saga
Card City Nights
Card Wars - Adventure Time
Cardinal Quest 2
Castle Doombad
Castle Raid 2
CastleStorm - Free to Siege
Caveman Pong
Checkpoint Champion
Civilization Revolution 2
Clarc
Cosmic Crown
CounterSpy
Crossy Road
Crystal Siege HD
Daddy Long Legs
Darkin
David.
Dawn of the Plow
Deep Loot
Deep Under The Sky
Devious Dungeon
dEXTRIS
Disco Zoo
Dodo Master
Doug Dug.
Drift 'n' Drive
Dudeski
Eliss Infinity
Fates Forever
Flappy Golf
FlapThulhu
Fly Catbug, Fly!
Football Heroes: Pro Edition
Fotonica
Framed
FTL: Faster Than Light
Galcon 2
Game of Thrones - a Telltale Game Series
Gemeni Strike
Ghost Blade
Glorkian Warrior: The Trials of Glork
Goat Simulator
Goblin Sword
Godfire
Groundskeeper2
Guardians of the Galaxy
Hail to the King: Deathbat
Hearhtstone
Helix
Hellraid: The Escape
Hitman GO
Hodappy Bird
Hoplite
Inferno 2
Jack B. Nimble
Jet Car Stunts 2
Joe Danger Infinity
JoyJoy
Kairobotica
KeroBlaster
KeroBlaster/Pink Hour
Kingdom Rush Origins
Kiwanuka
Leo's Fortune
Magic 2015
Marvel Contest of Champions
Metal Slug Defense
Micromon
Mikey Boots
Mines of Mars
Modern Combat 5: Blackout
Monster Hunter Freedom Unite
Monster Strike
Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake
Monument Valley
Motorsport Manager
Mr. Particle Man
NBA 2K15
Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath
Only One
Only One
OTTTD
Out There
PAKO - Car Chase Simulator
Papers, Please
Pixa
Pixel Boat Rush
PowerPuff Girls: Defenders of Townsville
Pumped BMX 2
Puzzle to the Center of the Earth
Random Heroes 3
Rapture: World Conquest
Reckless Racing 3
Retry
Ridge Racer Slipstream
Robots Love Ice Cream
Rocket Robo
Rules!
Seabeard
Second Chance Heroes
Shadow Blade
Shadow Fight 2
Shattered Planet
Shoot the Moon
Skater
Skullduggery!
Sky Force 2014
Skylanders Trap Team
Sleep Attack TD
Smarter Than You
Smash Hit
Sneaky Sneaky
Soccer Physics
Sometimes You Die
Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing
Space Age
Space Expedition: Classic Adventure
Spider-Man Unlimited
Spooklands
Star Horizon
Star Realms
Stealth
Sunburn!
Super Glyph Quest
Super Splatform
SuperPro Snowboarding
Swing Copters
Table Tennis Touch
Tactics Maiden
Tales from the Borderlands
Tales of the Adventure Company
Talisman
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Tengami
Terra Battle
The Firm
The Journey Down: Chapter 2
The King of Fighters '98
The Nightmare Cooperative
The Sailor's Dream
The Sleeping Prince
The Taekwondo Game - Global Tournament
The Wolf Among Us
Threes!
Tilt to Live: Gauntlet's Revenge
Tiny Space Adventure
Tiny Tower Vegas
Toast Time
Transworld Endless Skater
Traps n' Gemstones
Turbo Dismount
Uncanny X-Men: Days of Future Past
Unpossible
Vainglory
Valiant Hearts: The Great War
VVVVVV
Wave Wave
Wayward Souls
Wind-Up Knight 2
World of Tanks Blitz
WWE SuperCard
XCOM: Enemy Within
Yomi
Zombie Highway 2
12-28-2014, 11:13 AM
#2
Desert Golfing?

12-28-2014, 05:35 PM
#3
wooo! we made the list. Thanks for considering our game and great year-end articles so far TA staff!
12-28-2014, 08:50 PM
#4
Dragonfall didn't make the list? Maybe not reviewed?? Arcane Quest 2 is pretty cool too.

Last edited by Jim Shorts; 12-28-2014 at 09:11 PM. Reason: cause
12-29-2014, 02:00 AM
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Im just glad my top 20 is in there.

Exact-Psience My 2014 Top 10 Games of the Year: Monster Hunter Freedom Unite, Hearthstone, VVVVVV, Battleheart Legacy, Wayward Souls, Bug Heroes 2, Powerpuff Girls Defenders of Townsville, Deep Loot, Monument Valley, Bioshock Honorable Mentions: Traps N Gemstones, Bardbarian, Goblin Sword
12-29-2014, 12:04 PM
#6
Thanks Eli, great list!
12-29-2014, 07:36 PM
#7
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Originally Posted by slamraman View Post
Desert Golfing?
2nded!
12-29-2014, 08:49 PM
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Where's Panzer Corps, Battle Academy 2, Magnifico, Qvadriga, Autumn Dynasty Warlords, and the many other strategy/board games?

Obviously TA has a weak spot.
12-29-2014, 09:12 PM
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ojtitus View Post
Where's Panzer Corps, Battle Academy 2, Magnifico, Qvadriga, Autumn Dynasty Warlords, and the many other strategy/board games?

Obviously TA has a weak spot.
Also could include Galaxy Trucker to that list.
12-29-2014, 09:32 PM
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Location: Canton, Ohio
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Quote:
Originally Posted by klink View Post
Also could include Galaxy Trucker to that list.
Also Battlelore Command, The Witcher Adventure Game, Sentinels of the Multiverse, and many others. I just don't have the time to list them all.