Welcome to 2021's Game of the Year event! Now's your chance to cast your vote into deciding Backloggd's top games for the year. Fill out your favorite for each of the 5 categories and then for the best of the best give your GOTY award.

Completed lists will show up here for all to enjoy! At the end of the event we'll compile the winners with the most votes to determine Backloggd's GOTY picks. This event will be live between November 15th up until December 31st. After that you will not be able to edit / create GOTY lists, but they will still be viewable!

As always participating will also earn you the 2021 GOTY Badge.

See the Winners

This event has ended, thank you to everyone who participated!

Metroid Dread

GOTY

Returnal

Gameplay

No More Heroes III

Soundtrack

Returnal

Narrative

It Takes Two

Multiplayer

Resident Evil Village

Art Direction

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition

GOTY

Hyrule Warriors: Age Of Calamity

Gameplay

Guilty Gear: Strive

Soundtrack

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition

Narrative

Guilty Gear: Strive

Multiplayer

Guilty Gear: Strive

Art Direction

Chicory: A Colorful Tale

GOTY

Chicory: A Colorful Tale

Gameplay

Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye

Soundtrack

Deltarune: Chapter 2

Narrative

Back 4 Blood

Multiplayer

Chicory: A Colorful Tale

Art Direction

Resident Evil Village

GOTY

Resident Evil Village

Gameplay

Death Stranding: Director’s Cut

Soundtrack

Death Stranding: Director’s Cut

Narrative

It Takes Two

Multiplayer

Resident Evil Village

Art Direction

Metroid Dread

GOTY

Bowser's Fury

Gameplay

Metroid Dread

Soundtrack

Outer Wilds: Echoes of the Eye

Narrative

It Takes Two

Multiplayer

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

Art Direction

Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade

GOTY

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Gameplay

Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade

Soundtrack

Omori

Narrative

Apex Legends: Legacy

Multiplayer

FANTASIAN

Art Direction

Forza Horizon 5

GOTY

Resident Evil Village

Gameplay

Psychonauts 2

Soundtrack

The Forgotten City

Narrative

Pokémon Unite

Multiplayer

Resident Evil Village

Art Direction

Tux and Fanny

GOTY

Luck be a Landlord

Gameplay

Echo Beach

Soundtrack

Famicom Detective Club: The Missing Heir

Narrative

Pac-Man 99

Multiplayer

Sable

Art Direction

Chicken Invaders Universe

GOTY

Chicken Invaders Universe

Gameplay

Chicken Invaders Universe

Soundtrack

Chicken Invaders Universe

Narrative

Chicken Invaders Universe

Multiplayer

Chicken Invaders Universe

Art Direction

Psychonauts 2

GOTY

Metroid Dread

Gameplay

Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Soundtrack

Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Narrative

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Multiplayer

Psychonauts 2

Art Direction

Wowowow Korone Box

GOTY

Wowowow Korone Box

Gameplay

Wowowow Korone Box

Soundtrack

Wowowow Korone Box

Narrative

Phantasy Star Online 2 New Genesis

Multiplayer

Wowowow Korone Box

Art Direction

Forza Horizon 5

GOTY

Resident Evil Village

Gameplay

Deltarune: Chapter 2

Soundtrack

HITMAN 3

Narrative

New World

Multiplayer

Bowser's Fury

Art Direction

Resident Evil Village

GOTY

It Takes Two

Gameplay

Cyberpunk 2077

Soundtrack

Mass Effect Legendary Edition

Narrative

Forza Horizon 5

Multiplayer

Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Art Direction

Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous

GOTY

It Takes Two

Gameplay

Lake

Soundtrack

Mass Effect Legendary Edition

Narrative

Halo Infinite: Season 1 - Heroes of Reach

Multiplayer

Psychonauts 2

Art Direction

Psychonauts 2

GOTY

Halo Infinite: Season 1 - Heroes of Reach

Gameplay

Guilty Gear: Strive

Soundtrack

It Takes Two

Narrative

Call of Duty: Vanguard

Multiplayer

Psychonauts 2

Art Direction

It Takes Two

GOTY

Metroid Dread

Gameplay

The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles

Soundtrack

Psychonauts 2

Narrative

Pokémon Unite

Multiplayer

Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart

Art Direction