Earlier today we posted our annual Game of the Year awards. The deserving winners were the results of group thought, discussion and vote. The Judge's Awards, though, are all about one person's choice.
Every man, his dog and his dog's pet rabbit have a "best of" list. This isn't one of those. This is Metacritic's "best of", meaning it was compiled not by fragile human subjectivity, but numbers.
We're bound to be choking on "Best Of" lists by the end of the week, packed with big-budget, AAA-caliber games. But what about the little guys, the Multiwinias and Newtonicas?