The Game Awards 2017 Nominees and Winners

The Game Awards is one of the biggest events of the year. Every year we have high expectations for the winners in the various categories and new, never-before-seen game announcements. This year’s show was no different! Each year, The Game Awards are hosted by well-known industry icon Geoff Keighley. Other notable names in attendance thisContinue reading “The Game Awards 2017 Nominees and Winners”

GPS Episode 37: EA Responds, GOTY Discussion, Mario, and More

Episode 37 of our gaming podcast, The Gamer Professionals Show (GPS) is now live! Join us this week as we discuss all of this week’s current events and get into our preliminary Game of the Year talk. In the news, there are a lot of great e-shop titles now available on Switch such as DOOM, LA Noire,Continue reading “GPS Episode 37: EA Responds, GOTY Discussion, Mario, and More”

Our Game of the Year for 2016: DOOM

2016 was unusually contentious among the Gamer Professionals staff when it came to deciding our Game of the Year. Nearly every person had a different pick: only DOOM was nominated more than once. As it was too close to call, we held a runoff vote, which was even closer than the original nomination process. Ultimately,Continue reading “Our Game of the Year for 2016: DOOM”

Gamer Professionals’s Game of the Year 2016 Staff Roundtable

With many excellent games that arrived in 2016, it doesn’t need to be stated that 2016 was a strong showing for the video game industry. Here are the opinions of the Gamer Professionals Staff, and what they chose as their own favorite for the year. Shawn Bird, Contributor: Darkest Dungeon is very Lovecraft-ian with itsContinue reading “Gamer Professionals’s Game of the Year 2016 Staff Roundtable”

Witcher 3 Game of the Year Edition Trailer and Release Date

CD Projekt Red’s Game of the Year Edition of their hit, The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt, has a trailer and a release date, and it’s about as awesome as it sounds. The brief trailer highlights just a few of the epic moments that propelled the critically acclaimed game to last year’s Game of the YearContinue reading “Witcher 3 Game of the Year Edition Trailer and Release Date”