Kotaku's 2010 Game of the YearBrian Crecente1/24/11 2:30pmFiled to: 2010 Game of the yearthe great debateRed dead redemptionCall of duty: black opsNba 2k11mass effect 2PS3PCXbox 360OriginalTopgotyGoty 20101.1K1EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThis image was lost some time after publication. It was a contentious fight: Which game of 2010 was the absolute best of the year? But we've reached a conclusion and have, at last, a clear winner.We spent the better part of January nailing down the games we agreed internally were the best contenders for best game of 2010. In 2009, we narrowed that list down to just three games. This year it came down to two.