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This is a collection of the best games in 2022 based on the results of The Game Awards

The Game Awards 2022 finally announced the final results of their awards on December 7th. This event provides various award categories for games that have high quality in 2022.

This year, competition in each category is quite tight. There are many categories whose winners are difficult to predict. That means this year we get a lot of quality video games, both in the AAA class to indie.

The games that are in the spotlight at this year’s awards are three AAA games, namely God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2and Spider-Man. All three made names in seven or eight different nominations. God of War and Red Dead Redemption 2 also ended up being the two games that won the most number of award categories.

One interesting surprise is Celestea game indie by Matt Thorson and his team. Not only won the game category indie best, this game is also one of the nominations in the category game of the yearalong with other titles that are AAA games. Celeste himself was nominated in four categories and won two of them.

Here are the best games in various genre that were at The Game Awards 2022. This list is not all of the awards that were at The Game Awards 2022. If you want to see the full list, you can see here.

Best Game of the Year

  • Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
  • Celeste
  • God of War (winner)
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • Red Dead Redemption 2

The Game with the Best Narrative

  • Detroit: Become Human
  • God of War
  • Life is Strange 2: Episode 1
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Red Dead Redemption (winner)

Games for Impact

  • 11-11 Memories Retold
  • Celeste (winner)
  • Florence
  • Life is Strange 2: Episode 1
  • The Missing: JJ Macfield and the Island of Memories

Best Independent (Indie) Game

  • Celeste (winner)
  • Dead Cells
  • Into The Breach
  • Return of The Obra Dinn
  • The Messenger

Best Mobile Game

  • Donut County
  • Florence
  • Fortnite
  • PUBG Mobile
  • Reigns: Game of Thrones

The Best VR/AR Game

  • ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission (winner)
  • Beat Saber
  • Zero Hour Firewall
  • Moss
  • Tetris Effect

Best Action Game

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  • Dead Cells (winner)
  • Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Far Cry 5
  • Mega Man 11

Best Action/Adventure Game

  • Assassin’s Creed Odyssy
  • God of War (winner)
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Red Dead Redemption 2
  • Shadow of the Tomb Rider

Best RPG Game

  • Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age
  • Monster Hunter: World (winner)
  • Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom
  • Octopath Traveler
  • Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

Best Fighting Game

  • BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle
  • Dragon Ball FighterZ (winner)
  • Soul Calibur VI
  • Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

Best Family Game

  • Mario Tennis Aces
  • Nintendo Lab
  • Overcooked 2 (winner)
  • Starlink: Battle for Atlas
  • Super Mario Party

Best Strategy Game

  • The Banner Saga 3
  • Battletech
  • Frostpunk
  • Into The Breach (winner)
  • Valkyria Chronicles 4

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • FIFA 19
  • Forza Horizon 4
  • Mario Tennis Aces
  • NBA 2k19
  • Pro Evolution Soccer 2022

Best Multiplayer Game

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  • Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Fortnite (winner)
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • Sea of ​​Thieves

The Best Esports Game

  • CSGO
  • Dota 2
  • Fortnite
  • League of Legends
  • Overwatch (winner)

Do you agree with all the results above? What was the best and most memorable game for you in 2022?