2014 in video gaming

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  • 2011
  • 2012
  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • The year 2014 saw the release of numerous games, including new installments for some well-received franchises, such as Assassin's Creed, Bayonetta, Borderlands, Call of Duty, Castlevania, Civilization, Dark Souls, Divinity, Donkey Kong, Dragon Age, The Elder Scrolls, Elite, Far Cry, Final Fantasy, Forza Horizon, Infamous, Kinect Sports, Kirby, LittleBigPlanet, Mario Golf, Mario Kart, Metal Gear, MX vs. ATV, Ninja Gaiden, Persona, Pokémon, Professor Layton, Shantae, Sniper Elite, Sonic the Hedgehog, Strider Hiryu, Super Smash Bros., Tales, The Sims, Thief, Trials, Tropico, Wolfenstein and World of Warcraft. In addition, it saw the release of many new intellectual properties, such as Destiny, Five Nights at Freddy's, Sunset Overdrive, Titanfall, The Evil Within and Watch Dogs. Many awards went to games such as Bayonetta 2, Dark Souls II, Destiny, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Mario Kart 8, Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor and Super Smash Bros. for Wii U. Amiibo from Nintendo was also released this year.

    Major awards[edit]

    The following table lists major game awards to video games and individuals within the field for games released during 2014.

    Category/Organization The Game Awards 2014
    December 5, 2014
    18th D.I.C.E. Awards
    February 5, 2015
    15th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards
    March 3, 2015
    11th British Academy Games Awards
    March 12, 2015
    Game of the Year Dragon Age: Inquisition Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Destiny
    Best Mobile/Handheld Game1 Mobile Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Monument Valley
    Handheld Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS
    Story & Narrative Valiant Hearts: The Great War Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Kentucky Route Zero: Episode 3 The Last of Us: Left Behind
    Art Direction N/A Monument Valley Lumino City
    Audio1 Sound Design Destiny Destiny Alien: Isolation Alien: Isolation
    Music Destiny Far Cry 4
    Game Direction N/A Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
    Best Character/Performance1 Trey Parker
    South Park: The Stick of Truth
    Troy Baker
    Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
    N/A Ashley Johnson
    The Last of Us: Left Behind
    Special Award Industry Icon Award Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award BAFTA Fellowship
    Ken and Roberta Williams Hideo Kojima Hironobu Sakaguchi David Braben

    1These awards are sometimes given as one (e.g. Best Mobile/Handheld, Excellence in Audio) or two awards (e.g. Best Mobile, Best Handheld; Audio Achievement, Best Music).

    Events[edit]

    Month Date(s) Event
    January unknown Atari emerges from Bankruptcy and plans to enter the Social Casino market.
    6 2K Games discontinued the MLB 2K series.
    7 PlayStation Now, a cloud-streaming from Sony Computer Entertainment was announced.
    15 - 16 Steam Dev Days held in Seattle, Washington.
    27 Microsoft acquired the Gears of War franchise from Epic Games.
    February 5 Double Helix Games was acquired by Amazon.com
    18 Irrational Games, the creator of the BioShock series was shut down.
    March 12 10th British Academy Video Games Awards held in Tobacco Dock, London.
    17 – 21 Game Developers Conference 2014 held in San Francisco, California.
    18 Project Morpheus, a virtual reality initiative from Sony Computer Entertainment for the PlayStation 4 is announced.
    25 Oculus VR was acquired by Facebook for $2 billion.
    28 – 30 Rezzed 2014 held at the NEC Birmingham.
    April 11 – 13 PAX East 2014 held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.
    12 – 13 Midwest Gaming Classic 2014 held at the Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield Hotel in Brookfield, Wisconsin.
    May 20 Nintendo discontinues the Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection servers for Wii and Nintendo DS games.
    29 Electronic Arts shut down Mythic Entertainment
    June 10 – 12 E3 2014 held at the Los Angeles Convention Center.[1]
    12 Nordic Games acquired the publishing label of THQ.
    14 – 17 DreamHack-Summer held in Jönköping, Sweden.
    30 Crytek's IP's Homefront: The Revolution was acquired by Koch Media. Crytek UK, formerly Free Radical Design, and Crytek USA was shut down.
    Deep Silver set up a new subsidiary known as Deep Silver Dambuster.
    Electronic Arts shut down more than 50 multiplayer games.[2]
    July 10 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater's creator Neversoft was merged into Infinity Ward by Activision.
    17 – 20 QuakeCon 2014: The massive annual LAN party held in Dallas, Texas.
    24 – 27 SDCC 2014 held at the San Diego Convention Center.
    Unknown Airtight Games was shut down approximately one month after the release of Murdered: Soul Suspect.
    August 7 Activision revived the brand of Sierra Entertainment.
    11 Electronic Arts launched a subscription gaming service called EA Access for the Xbox One.
    13 – 17 Gamescom 2014 held in Cologne, Germany.
    20 – 22 Unite 2014 held in Seattle, Washington.
    25 Twitch was acquired by Amazon.com for $970 million.
    28 The Gamergate controversy came to public attention due to the introduction of the GamerGate hashtag.[3]
    29 Nintendo announced the New Nintendo 3DS XL.
    29 –
    September 1
    PAX Prime 2014 held at the Washington State Convention Center.
    September 18 – 21 Tokyo Game Show 2014 at the Makuhari Messe in Tokyo.
    25 – 28 EGX London 2014 held in Earls Court, London.
    27 Naughty Dog celebrated its 30th anniversary.
    October 2 – 5 GIGACON 2014 held in Telenor Arena, Oslo, Norway.
    3 – 5 EGS 2014 held in Centro Banamex, Mexico City, Mexico.
    6 Ubisoft Reflections, formerly known as Reflections Interactive, celebrated its 30th anniversary.
    11 – 12 Play Expo 2014 held at EventCity, Manchester.
    11 – 12 FirstLook 2014 held at Jaarbeurs in Utrecht, the Netherlands.
    19 2014 League of Legends World Championship was held at the Seoul World Cup Stadium
    24 32nd Golden Joystick Awards was held
    24 - 26 Milan Games Week held at Fieramilanocity in Milan, Italy.
    November 31 – 2 PAX Australia 2014 held at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre in Melbourne, Australia.
    6 Microsoft Studios acquired Minecraft developer Mojang for $2.5 billion.
    7 – 8 BlizzCon 2014 held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.
    12 - 17 E-Sports World Championship 2014 was held in Baku, Azerbaijan
    27 – 30 DreamHack-Winter held in Jönköping, Sweden.
    December
    4 2K Games announced a new subsidiary called Hangar 13.
    5 The Game Awards 2014 held in Las Vegas.
    6 Ralph H. Baer, credited as the creator of the Magnavox Odyssey, died at the age of 92.
    6 – 7 PlayStation Experience held at The Venetian Las Vegas in Las Vegas, Nevada.

    Game releases[edit]

    The list of games released in 2014 in North America.

    Video game platforms
    3DS Nintendo 3DS
    DC Dreamcast
    Droid Android
    iOS iOS
    Lin Linux
    Mac Classic Mac OS / macOS
    NDS Nintendo DS
    Ouya Ouya
    Nvidia Shield Unknown platform
    PS3 PlayStation 3
    PS4 PlayStation 4
    PSN Unknown platform
    PSP PlayStation Portable
    PSVita PlayStation Vita
    Wii Wii
    WiiWare Unknown platform
    WiiU Wii U
    Win Microsoft Windows
    WP Windows Phone
    X360 Xbox 360
    XBLA Unknown platform
    XBO Xbox One

    January–March[edit]

    Month Day Title Platform(s)
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    2 Sonic & All-Stars Racing Transformed iOS, Android
    7 Don't Starve: Console Edition PS4
    RoboCop iOS
    Tiny Brains PSN
    8 Consortium Win
    9 Castle Doombad iOS
    Chibi-Robo! Photo Finder 3DS
    Duke Nukem: Manhattan Project iOS
    Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Win
    Rhythm Thief & The Paris Caper iOS
    13 Nidhogg Win
    14 Age of Zombies PSVita
    Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD PSN
    The Banner Saga Win, Mac, Lin, iOS, XBLA
    15 Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD Win, XBLA
    Final Fantasy VI Android
    16 F1 Race Stars WiiU
    Guilty Gear Isuka Win
    NBA Rush iOS
    Shadow Blade iOS
    Unepic WiiU
    20 KickBeat Win
    21 Lucifer Ring PSN
    22 Deus Ex: The Fall Android
    Insurgency Win
    OlliOlli PSVita
    23 Might & Magic X: Legacy Win
    Tomb Raider Mac
    27 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Mobile WP
    Redux: Dark Matters DC
    28 Broken Age Act 1 Win, Mac, Lin
    Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Z PS3, PSVita, X360
    Rekoil Win
    Soul Fjord Ouya
    Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition PS4, XBO
    29 Rekoil: Liberator XBLA
    30 Hero of Many GameStick
    Octodad: Dadliest Catch Win, Mac, Lin
    31 Halo: Spartan Assault XBLA
    Loadout Win
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    4 Dustforce PSN, PSVita
    Fable Anniversary X360
    Outlast PS4
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 2: Smoke and Mirrors Win, Mac, PSN
    5 The Wolf Among Us - Episode 2: Smoke and Mirrors XBLA
    6 Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse - Episode 1 iOS
    Double Dragon Neon Win
    Final Fantasy VI iOS
    Retro City Rampage DX 3DS
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 2: Smoke and Mirrors iOS
    Threes iOS
    7 The Lego Movie Videogame Win, PS3, X360, PS4, XBO, WiiU
    Bravely Default 3DS
    Jazzpunk Win, Lin, Mac
    11 Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc PSVita
    Far Cry Classic PSN, XBLA
    Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII PS3, X360
    One Piece: Romance Dawn 3DS
    Skullgirls Encore PS3
    Toukiden: The Age of Demons PSVita, PSP
    TxK PSVita
    12 World of Tanks: Xbox 360 Edition XBLA
    13 Adventure Time Card Wars Droid, iOS
    AeternoBlade 3DS
    BlazBlue: Calamity Trigger Win
    Deadman's Cross iOS
    Inazuma Eleven 3DS
    NaissanceE Win
    Steel Diver: Sub Wars 3DS
    14 The Last of Us: Left Behind PS3
    LocoCycle Win, X360
    18 Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag - Freedom Cry PS3, PS4
    Banished Win
    Earth Defense Force 2025 PS3, X360
    Guacamelee! Gold Edition Mac, Lin
    Ikaruga Win
    NASCAR '14 Win, PS3, X360
    Rayman Legends PS4, XBO
    Strider PS3, PS4, X360, XBO, Win
    20 Plague Inc: Evolved Win
    Quell Reflect 3DS
    Tengami iOS
    Weapon Shop De Omasse 3DS
    21 Disco Zoo iOS, Droid
    Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze WiiU
    El Chavo Kart PS3, X360
    Rambo: The Video Game PS3, X360, Win
    25 Basement Crawl PS4
    Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 Win, PS3, X360
    Fractured Soul Win
    Magus PS3
    Pac-Man Museum Win, PS3, X360
    Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare XBO, X360
    Tales of Symphonia Chronicles PS3
    Thief Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    27 Resident Evil 4: Ultimate HD Edition Win
    Tappingo 3DS
    28 Professor Layton and the Azran Legacy 3DS
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    2 Alphadia Genesis iOS
    4 Awesomenauts Assemble! PS4
    Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition PS4
    Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F PSVita
    Master Reboot PSN
    Shadow Blade Ouya
    South Park: The Stick of Truth Win, PS3, X360
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 2: A House Divided Win, Mac, PSN, XBLA
    6 F1 2013 Mac
    7 Surgeon Simulator 2013 iOS
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 2: A House Divided iOS
    10 Lego Legends of Chima Online iOS
    11 Atelier Escha & Logy: Alchemists of the Dusk Sky PS3
    Dark Souls II PS3, X360
    Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Win, Mac
    Titanfall Win, XBO
    TowerFall Ascension PS4, Win
    Vessel PS3
    12 Constant C XBLA
    Threes Droid
    14 Yoshi's New Island 3DS
    15 Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse - Episode 1 Android
    17 999: Nine Hours, Nine Persons, Nine Doors iOS
    18 Deus Ex: The Fall Win
    Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster PS3, PSVita
    Luftrausers Win, Mac, Lin, PS3, PSVita
    Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Stealth Inc: A Clone in the Dark: Ultimate Edition PS4
    SteamWorld Dig PS4, PSVita
    Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z PS3, X360
    20 Pokémon Battle Trozei 3DS
    Pure Chess 3DS, WiiU
    Yumi's Odd Odyssey 3DS
    21 Infamous: Second Son PS4
    Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z Win
    24 Escape Goat 2 Win, Mac, Lin
    25 BioShock Infinite: Burial At Sea-Episode 2 Win, PS3, X360
    BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma PS3
    Cut the Rope: Triple Treat 3DS
    Deception IV: Blood Ties PS3, PSVita
    Destiny of Spirits PSVita
    Diablo III: Reaper of Souls Win, Mac
    Dynasty Warriors 8:Xtreme Legends PS3, PS4, PSVita
    Ether One Win
    Fez PSN, PS4, PSVita
    Mercenary Kings Win
    Smite Win
    The Witch and the Hundred Knight PS3
    27 Castlevania: Lords of Shadow – Mirror of Fate HD Win
    I Am An Air Traffic Controller Airport Hero Hawaii 3DS
    31 Age of Wonders III Win, Mac

    April–June[edit]

    Month Day Title Platform(s)
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    1 Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Win, PSN, XBLA, WiiU
    Goat Simulator Win
    Mercenary Kings PS4
    MLB 14: The Show PS3, PSVita
    Ragnarok Odyssey Ace PS3, PSVita
    3 Don Bradman Cricket 14 PS3, X360
    FTL: Advanced Edition iOS
    Metroid Fusion WiiUVC
    Monument Valley iOS
    Rusty's Real Deal Baseball 3DS
    4 Half-Minute Hero: The Second Coming Win
    The Elder Scrolls Online Win, Mac
    8 Kinect Sports Rivals XBO
    LEGO: The Hobbit Win, PS3, PS4, WiiU, X360, XBO, 3DS, PSVita
    Strike Suit Zero: Director's Cut PS4, XBO
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 3: A Crooked Mile Win, Mac, PSN
    Titanfall X360
    9 The Wolf Among Us - Episode 3: A Crooked Mile XBLA
    10 RollerCoaster Tycoon 4 Mobile iOS
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 3: A Crooked Mile iOS
    Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Phantoms Win
    Trials Frontier iOS
    11 Contagion Win
    Disney Magical World 3DS
    Football Manager Classic 2014 PSVita
    14 Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn PS4
    15 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil PS3, X360
    Backgammon Blitz PSN, PS4, PSVita
    Conception II: Children of the Seven Stars PSVita, 3DS
    Dead Nation: Apocalypse Edition PSVita
    Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut Mac
    Moebius: Empire Rising Win, Mac
    No Heroes Allowed: No Puzzles Either PSVita
    Pure Chess PS4
    War of the Vikings Win
    16 Broken Sword 5: The Serpent's Curse - Episode 2 Win, Mac, Lin
    Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft iOS
    Trials Fusion XBLA, XBO, PS4
    17 Agarest: Generations of War Zero Win
    Baldur's Gate: Enhanced Edition Android
    Bit Boy!! Arcade 3DS
    Hitman Go iOS
    Secrets of Rætikon Win, Mac, Lin
    Smash Cat Heroes 3DS
    18 Wargame: Red Dragon Win
    22 Demon Gaze PSVita
    Octodad: Dadliest Catch PS4
    Skullgirls Encore XBLA
    Soulcalibur: Lost Swords PSN
    The Walking Dead: Season 2 - Episode 1: All That Remains PSVita
    The Walking Dead: Season 2 - Episode 2: A House Divided PSVita
    Warface XBLA
    Fract OSC Win, Mac
    23 XCOM: Enemy Unknown Android
    24 Trials Fusion Win
    Blackwell Epiphany Win
    Wayward Souls iOS
    25 Dark Souls II Win
    Dustforce XBLA
    NES Remix 2 WiiU
    28 The Undead Syndrome 2 XBLA
    29 Daylight Win, PS4
    Gardening Mama 2: Forest Friends 3DS
    JoJo's Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle PS3
    Raiden IV: Overkill PS3
    The Amazing Spider-Man 2 Win, PS3, PS4, WiiU, X360, 3DS, iOS, Android
    Yu-Gi-Oh! Millennium Duels PS3
    30 BloodRayne: Betrayal Win
    Child of Light Win, PSN, PS4, WiiU, XBLA, XBO
    Croixleur Win
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    1 Botanicula iOS
    Metal Slug Defense iOS, Droid
    Picross e4 3DS
    Project Root Win
    Sir, You Are Being Hunted Win, Mac, Lin
    Stick It To The Man! WiiU
    Superfrog HD iOS
    2 Kirby: Triple Deluxe 3DS
    Mario Golf: World Tour 3DS
    République: Episode 2 iOS
    6 God of War Collection PSVita
    MLB 14: The Show PS4
    Sportsfriends PS3, PS4
    Wordament Snap Attack Win, WP
    7 Blade Symphony Win
    Peggle 2 XBLA
    Tesla Effect: A Tex Murphy Adventure Win, Mac
    8 Lego Marvel Super Heroes Mac
    Nutjitsu XBO
    The Denpa Men 3: The Rise of Digitoll 3DS
    Wario Land 4 WiiUVC
    9 Bound by Flame Win, PS4, PS3, X360
    12 The Amazing Spider-Man 2 XBO
    13 Borderlands 2 PSVita
    Dynasty Warriors 8: Xtreme Legends Complete Edition Win
    Serious Sam 3: BFE PS3
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 3: In Harm's Way Win, Mac, PSN
    14 Super Time Force XBLA, XBO
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 3: In Harm's Way XBLA
    15 BattleBlock Theater Win, Lin
    Grand Theft Auto: Vice City FireOS
    Hitman: Absolution — Elite Edition Mac
    Table Tennis Touch iOS
    Thomas Was Alone iOS
    20 Ascend: Hand of Kul Win
    Drakengard 3 PS3
    Mugen Souls Z PS3
    Transistor Win, PS4
    Vertical Drop Heroes HD Win, Mac
    Wolfenstein: The New Order Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    21 Trials Frontier Android
    22 Drawn to Life iOS
    Squids Odyssey WiiU
    Swords & Soldiers WiiU
    The Incredible Adventures of Van Helsing II Win
    The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings Enhanced Edition Lin
    23 Distant Worlds: Universe Win
    Killer is Dead: Nightmare Edition Win
    Tropico 5 Win
    26 Ibb and Obb Win
    27 Ace Combat Infinity PS3
    Final Fantasy III Win
    Mind Zero PSVita
    Monster Monpiece PSVita
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 4: In Sheep's Clothing Win, Mac, PSN
    Watch Dogs Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Whispering Willows Ouya
    28 A Story About My Uncle Win
    Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King Droid, iOS
    Monochroma Win
    Skulls of the Shogun Droid
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 4: In Sheep's Clothing XBLA
    29 Among the Sleep Win, Mac, Lin
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 4: In Sheep's Clothing iOS
    Klonoa: Empire of Dreams WiiUVC
    30 Astebreed Win
    Broken Age Act 1 Ouya
    Mario Kart 8 WiiU
    TowerFall Ascension Mac, Lin
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    3 1001 Spikes Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO, 3DS, WiiU
    Murdered: Soul Suspect Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    PixelJunk Shooter PS3, PSVita
    PixelJunk Shooter 2 PS3, PSVita
    PlayStation Vita Pets PSVita
    Worms Battlegrounds PS4, XBO
    4 Hitman Go Android
    Marvel Heroes 2015 Win
    6 Crimzon Clover: World Ignition Win
    Haunt the House: Terrortown Win
    Lifeless Planet Win, Mac
    Tomodachi Life 3DS
    9 Entwined PS4
    10 Civilization V Lin
    Enemy Front Win, PS3, X360
    11 VVVVVV Ouya
    12 AiRace Xeno 3DS
    Broken Age Act 1 iOS
    VVVVVV Droid, iOS
    17 Battle Princess of Arcadias PS3
    EA Sports UFC PS4, XBO
    Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack PSN
    Xenonauts Win
    18 Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse Android
    Tales from Space: Mutant Blobs Attack XBLA
    19 Pushmo World WiiU
    How to Survive WiiU
    Outlast XBO
    Pro Cycling Manager Season 2014: Le Tour de France Win
    XCOM: Enemy Unknown Lin
    XCOM: Enemy Within Lin
    24 Atelier Rorona Plus: The Alchemist of Arland PS3, PSVita
    BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma PSVita
    Company of Heroes 2 - The Western Front Armies Win
    Grid Autosport Win, PS3, X360
    Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare Win
    Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark Win, X360, XBO, PS4, PS3, WiiU, 3DS
    Valiant Hearts: The Great War PSN, PS4
    Xblaze Code: Embryo PS3, PSVita
    25 Another World-20th Anniversary Edition PS3, PS4, PSVita, XBO
    The World Ends with You Android
    Valiant Hearts: The Great War Win, XBLA, XBO
    26 Contrast XBO
    Don Bradman Cricket 14 Win
    Shovel Knight WiiU, 3DS, Win
    27 Goat Simulator Mac, Lin
    Sniper Elite III Win
    30 Disney Tsum Tsum iOS
    Divinity: Original Sin Win, Mac

    July–September[edit]

    Month Day Title Platform(s)
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    1 Age of Zombies Ouya
    Child of Light PSVita
    Dynasty Warriors: Gundam Reborn PS3, PSVita
    Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition PS4
    Monsters Ate My Birthday Cake iOS, Win
    Puddle PS4
    Sniper Elite III PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    2 Civilization Revolution 2 iOS
    Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition X360, XBO, WiiU
    3 Armillo WiiU
    Bike Rider DX2: Galaxy 3DS
    Monster Hunter Freedom Unite iOS
    Squids Odyssey 3DS
    8 One Piece: Unlimited World RED 3DS, WiiU, PS3, PSVita
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 5: Cry Wolf Win, Mac, PSN
    9 Sakura Spirit Win
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 5: Cry Wolf XBLA
    Whispering Willows Win
    10 Quest for Infamy Win, Mac, Lin
    Sonic Jump Fever iOS, Android
    The Wolf Among Us - Episode 5: Cry Wolf iOS
    Urban Trial Freestyle iOS
    15 Shantae: Risky's Revenge Win
    21 Freedom Planet Win, Mac, Lin
    Shadow Blade: Reload Win, Mac
    22 Entwined PSN, PSVita
    Forza Motorsport 5 Racing Game of the Year Edition XBO
    Oddworld: New 'n' Tasty! PS4
    OlliOlli Win, Mac, Lin
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 4: Amid The Ruins Win, Mac, PSN, PSVita
    23 Happy Wars Win
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 4: Amid The Ruins XBLA
    Traps n' Gemstones iOS
    Unrest Win, Mac, Lin
    24 Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse Mac
    Gods Will Be Watching Win
    Modern Combat 5: Blackout iOS, Android
    Siesta Fiesta 3DS
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 4: Amid The Ruins iOS
    Trine Enchanted Edition Win
    Wooden Sen'SeY WiiU
    25 Sharknado: The Video Game iOS
    27 Lethal League Win
    28 The Room Win
    29 Firefall Win
    Lego Ninjago: Nindroids 3DS, PSVita
    Pure Pool PS4, Win
    Rogue Legacy PS4, PSN, PSVita
    The Last of Us Remastered PS4
    The Legend of Heroes: Trails in the Sky Win
    Treasures of Montezuma: Arena PSVita
    30 AirMech Arena XBLA
    Thomas Was Alone Android
    31 Colin McRae Rally Win, Mac
    Crazy Taxi: City Rush iOS
    Kaptain Brawe: A Brawe New World Ouya
    Steel Empire 3DS
    Total War: Shogun 2 Mac
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    1 Eidolon Win, Mac
    5 Killzone Shadow Fall Intercept PS4
    Metrico PSVita
    Road Not Taken PS4
    Sacred 3 Win, PS3, X360
    Table Top Racing PSVita
    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 3DS
    The Swapper PS3, PS4, PSVita
    Ultra Street Fighter IV PS3, X360
    6 Back to Bed Win
    Crazy Taxi: City Rush Android
    Rules! iOS
    7 Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen iOS
    Godus iOS
    Jett Tailfin WiiU
    8 Ultra Street Fighter IV Win
    Five Nights at Freddy's Win
    11 Mini Metro Win, Mac, Lin
    12 Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed PSVita, PS3
    Disgaea 4: A Promise Revisited PSVita
    Gravity Crash Ultra PSVita
    Hohokum PSN, PS4, PSVita
    My Singing Monsters PSVita
    P.T. PS4
    Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds PSVita
    Risen 3: Titan Lords Win, PS3, X360
    Surgeon Simulator: Anniversary Edition PS4
    13 Phineas and Ferb: Quest for Cool Stuff WiiU, Wii, 3DS, NDS, X360
    14 Pinball FX 2 XBO
    Surgeon Simulator Android
    WWE SuperCard Droid, iOS
    19 CounterSpy PS3, PS4, PSVtia
    Crimsonland PSVita
    Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Hotline Miami PS4
    Kung Fu Rabbit PS3
    Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare PS3, PS4
    Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment PSVita
    Sword Art Online: Infinity Moment PSVita
    Tales of Xillia 2 PS3
    The Golf Club Win, XBO
    The Last Tinker: City of Colors PS4
    21 BlazBlue: Clone Phantasma 3DS
    Xtreme Sports 3DSVC
    25 Super Time Force Ultra Win
    Tetris Battle Fusion Ouya
    26 Hyperdimension Neptunia Re;Birth 1 PSVita
    Infamous: First Light PS4
    Madden NFL 15 PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Metro Redux PS4, XBO, Win, Mac
    OlliOlli PSN, PS3, PS4
    The Golf Club PS4
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 5: No Going Back PSN, Win, Mac, PSVita
    Under Defeat HD XBLA
    27 BioShock iOS
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 5: No Going Back XBLA
    Five Nights at Freddy's Android
    28 SteamWorld Dig WiiU
    The Walking Dead: Season Two - Episode 5: No Going Back iOS
    29 Azure Striker Gunvolt 3DS
    Dedede's Drum Dash Delxue 3DS
    Kirby Fighters Deluxe 3DS
    Mighty Gunvolt 3DS
    Professor Layton vs. Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney 3DS
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    2 Dance Central Spotlight XBO
    Danganronpa 2: Goodbye Despair PSVita
    Deathmatch Village PS3, PSVita
    Don't Starve: Giants Edition PSVita
    Joe Danger PSVita
    The Sims 4 Win, Mac
    Velocity 2X PS4, PSVita
    Warframe XBO
    Warriors Orochi 3 Ultimate PS4, PS3, XBO, PSVita
    4 Angry Birds Stella WP, iOS, Android
    Ice Cream Surfer WiiU
    Mikey Boots iOS
    Cubemen 2 WiiU
    Minecraft PS4
    Tappingo 2 3DS
    Valiant Hearts: The Great War iOS
    5 CounterSpy Droid, iOS
    Dead Rising 3 Apocalypse Edition Win
    Minecraft XBO
    Planetary Annihilation Win, Mac, Lin
    9 Destiny PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Hack 'n' Slash Win
    NHL 15 PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    11 Teslagrad WiiU
    The Keep 3DS
    Five Nights at Freddy's iOS
    Spider-Man Unlimited iOS
    12 Fable Anniversary Win
    Mega Man 7 WiiUVC
    Terraria WP
    13 Shovel Knight Mac
    14 Anomaly 2 PS4
    15 Hero of Many Win
    16 ArcheAge Win
    Cooking Mama 5: Bon Appetit! 3DS
    Fairy Fencer F PS3
    Goat Simulator iOS, Android
    KickBeat Special Edition PS4, WiiU
    Murasaki Baby PSVita
    Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm Revolution Win, PS3, X360
    Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call 3DS
    Total War: Rome II Mac
    17 Age of Empires: Castle Siege Win, WP
    Final Fantasy IV Win
    Plunder Pirates iOS
    18 Elminage Gothic Win
    Endless Legend Win
    Roundabout Win, Mac, Lin
    19 6180 the Moon Win
    D4 XBO
    Tropico 5 Mac, Lin
    Wasteland 2 Win, Mac, Lin
    23 Ar Nosurge: Ode to an Unborn Star PS3
    Arcana Heart 3: LOVE MAX!!!!! PS3, PSVita
    CastleStorm: Definitive Edition PS4, XBO
    Counter-Strike Nexon: Zombies Win
    Defense Grid 2 Win, XBO, PS4
    Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes PS3, PS4. Win, WiiU, X360. XBO, iOS
    FIFA 15 Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO, Wii, PSVita, 3DS, Android
    Flockers Win, PS4, XBO
    Frozen Synapse Prime PSVita
    Gauntlet Win
    Slender: The Arrival PSN
    Stronghold Crusader II Win
    24 Fenix Rage Win
    Slender: The Arrival XBLA
    25 Grid 2 Reloaded Edition Mac
    Just Dance Now iOS, Android
    Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance Mac
    The Vanishing of Ethan Carter Win
    Yu-Gi-Oh! ZEXAL World Duel Carnival 3DS
    26 Hyrule Warriors WiiU
    KickBeat Special Edition XBO
    Neverending Nightmares Win, Mac, Lin, Ouya
    Starpoint Gemini 2 Win
    28 Massive Chalice Win, Mac, Lin
    29 Outland Win
    Starwhal: Just the Tip Win, Mac, Lin
    30 Borderlands 2 Lin
    Chariot PS4
    Forza Horizon 2 XBO, X360
    Futuridium EP Deluxe PS4, PSVita
    Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor Win, PS4, XBO
    Natural Doctrine PS3, PS4, PSVita
    Persona 4 Arena Ultimax PS3, X360
    Pier Solar HD Win, Mac, Lin, Ouya, PSN, PS4
    Ranko Tsukigime's Longest Day PS3
    Second Chance Heroes PS4
    Sherlock Holmes: Crimes & Punishments Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO

    October–December[edit]

    Month Day Title Platform(s)
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    1 Chariot XBO
    3 Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS 3DS
    5 Skylanders: Trap Team 3DS, PS3, PS4, Wii, WiiU, X360, XBO
    7 Alien: Isolation Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Costume Quest 2 Win
    Divekick: Addition Edition + PS4, XBO
    Driveclub PS4
    Dust: An Elysian Tail PS4
    Jet Car Stunts PS3, PSVita
    NBA 2K15 Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Pix the Cat PS4, PSVita
    Project Spark XBO, X360, Win
    Spelunky PS4
    Styx: Master of Shadows Win, PS4, XBO
    Tenkai Knights: Brave Battle 3DS
    Vib-Ribbon PSN, PSVita
    9 Art of Balance WiiU
    Dragon Quest II Droid, iOS
    Final Fantasy XIII Win
    10 Ryse: Son of Rome Win
    11 The Keep 3DS
    14 Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! Win, PS3, X360
    Defense Grid 2 Mac, Lin
    In Space We Brawl PS3, PS4
    Lone Survivor: The Director's Cut PS4
    Minecraft PSVita
    Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 3DS, PS3, WiiU, X360
    Peggle 2 PS4
    Petz Beach 3DS
    Petz Countryside 3DS
    Poptropica: Forgotten Islands 3DS
    Senran Kagura: Shinovi Versus PSVita
    Sleeping Dogs: Definitive Edition PS4, XBO, Win
    Tears to Tiara II: Heir of the Overlord PS3
    The Evil Within Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    The Walking Dead PS4, XBO
    15 Angry Birds Transformers iOS
    Killer Instinct: Season 2 XBO
    Legend of Grimrock II Win
    16 A City Sleeps Win
    Paper Monster Recut WiiU
    Lone Survivor WiiU
    Pyramids 2 3DS
    Sentinels of the Multiverse: The Video Game Droid, iOS
    The Legend of Dark Witch 3DS
    17 F.E.A.R. Online Win
    20 République: Episode 3 iOS
    21 Dreamfall Chapters: The Longest Journey Win, Mac, Lin, PS4
    Escape Goat 2 PS4
    F1 2014 Win, PS3, X360
    Fantasia: Music Evolved XBO, X360
    Jagged Alliance: Flashback Win, Mac, Lin
    Just Dance 2015 PS3, PS4, Wii, WiiU, X360, XBO
    Need for Speed Rivals: Complete Edition PS3, PS4, Win, X360, XBO
    Race the Sun PSN, PS4, PSVita
    Samurai Warriors 4 PS3, PS4, PSVita
    Screencheat Win
    Shadow Warrior PS4, XBO
    The Legend of Korra PSN, PS4, Win
    The Voice: I Want You PS3, Wii, X360, WiiU
    The Walking Dead: Season Two PS4, XBO
    22 The Legend of Korra XBLA, XBO
    23 Stealth Inc 2: A Game of Clones WiiU
    Shantae and the Pirate's Curse 3DS
    24 Bayonetta 2 WiiU
    Civilization: Beyond Earth Win, Mac, Lin
    Fantasy Life 3DS
    Majestic Nights Win, Mac, iOS, Android
    Pokémon Art Academy 3DS
    26 How to Survive XBO
    27 Dungeon of the Endless Win
    Spacebase DF-9 Win
    28 Big Hero 6 3DS
    Costume Quest 2 PSN, PS4
    Deadfall Adventures PS3
    Freedom Wars PSVita
    Lords of the Fallen Win, PS4, XBO
    MX vs. ATV Supercross Win, X360, PS3, Mac, Lin
    NBA Live 15 PS4, XBO
    Poltergeist: A Pixelated Horror PSVita
    Power Rangers Super Megaforce 3DS
    Skulls of the Shogun Ouya
    Sunset Overdrive XBO
    The Legend of Korra: A New Era Begins 3DS
    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Danger of the Ooze PS3, X360, 3DS
    The Unfinished Swan PS4, PSVita
    WWE 2K15 PS3, X360
    30 Angry Birds Transformers WP, Android
    Costume Quest 2 Mac, Lin, WiiU, XBLA, XBO
    Rock Zombie WiiU
    Run Sackboy! Run! iOS
    Secret of Mana Droid
    Transistor Mac, Lin
    Woah Dave! 3DS, iOS, Win
    Zombie Panic in Wonderland DX 3DS
    31 Winx Club: Saving Alfea 3DS
    N
    O
    V
    E
    M
    B
    E
    R
    3 Depth Win
    4 BioShock Infinite: The Complete Edition X360, PS3
    Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Frozen Synapse Prime PS3
    Harvest Moon: The Lost Valley 3DS
    How to Survive PS4
    MotoGP 14 Win, PS3, X360, PSVita, PS4
    Planes: Fire & Rescue Wii, NDS, WiiU, 3DS
    Rocksmith 2014 PS4, XBO
    The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth PS4, PSVita, Win, Mac, Lin
    The Hungry Horde PSVita
    The Wolf Among Us PS4, XBO
    5 A Bird Story Win, Mac, Lin
    6 Pier Solar HD WiiU
    The Sailor's Dream iOS
    The Swapper WiiU
    7 Civilization Revolution 2 Android
    Football Manager 2015 Win, Mac, Lin
    11 Assassin's Creed Rogue PS3, X360
    Assassin's Creed Unity Win, PS4, XBO
    Candy Crush Soda Saga iOS, Android
    Digimon All-Star Rumble PS3, X360
    Five Nights at Freddy's 2 Win
    Halo: The Master Chief Collection XBO
    Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham Win, PS3, PS4, WiiU, X360, XBO, 3DS, PSVita
    Retro City Rampage DX PS4
    Ring Run Circus PSVita
    Senran Kagura: Bon Appétit! PSVita
    Shape Up XBO
    Sonic Boom: Rise of Lyric
    Sonic Toon: Ancient Treasure
    WiiU
    Sonic Boom: Shattered Crystal
    Sonic Toon: Island Adventure
    3DS
    Tales of Hearts R PSVita
    Terraria PS4
    Tetris Ultimate 3DS
    Toybox Turbos Win
    Tropico 5 X360
    Valkyria Chronicles Win
    12 Chariot Win
    13 A World of Keflings WiiU
    Five Nights at Freddy's 2 Android
    Picross e5 3DS
    Pro Evolution Soccer 2015 Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Tengami WiiU
    World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor Win, Mac
    XCOM: Enemy Within iOS, Android
    14 Frozen Synapse Prime Win
    Pure Pool XBO
    Terraria XBO
    This War of Mine Win, Mac, Lin
    Toybox Turbos PSN, XBLA
    16 Vainglory iOS
    18 Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom 3DS, PS3, PSVita, Win, X360
    Company of Heroes 2 - Ardennes Assault Win
    Dragon Age: Inquisition Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Escape Dead Island Win, PS3, X360
    Far Cry 4 Win, PS3, PS4, X360, XBO
    Grand Theft Auto V PS4, XBO
    Grand Theft Auto Online PS4, XBO
    Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA F 2nd PS3, PSVita
    LittleBigPlanet 3 PS3, PS4
    Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor PS3, X360
    Never Alone Win, PS4, XBO
    Rabbids Invasion: The Interactive TV Show X360, XBO, PS4
    Rollers of the Realm PS4, PSVita, Win
    Tiny Troopers: Joint Ops PS4
    Watch Dogs WiiU
    WWE 2K15 PS4, XBO
    20 Alphadia Genesis WiiU
    Five Nights at Freddy's 2 iOS
    Shadows: Heretic Kingdoms Win
    21 Kinetic Void Win, Mac, Lin
    Pier Solar HD XBO
    Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire 3DS
    Super Smash Bros. for Wii U WiiU
    Thomas Was Alone XBO
    25 Akiba's Trip: Undead & Undressed PS4
    Aqua Kitty DX PS4, PSVita
    Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions Win, PSN, PS4, Mac, Lin
    Haunted House: Cryptic Graves Win
    Persona Q: Shadow of the Labyrinth 3DS
    Penguins of Madagascar 3DS, WiiU
    Speakeasy PS4
    Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 1: Zer0 Sum Win, PSN, PS4
    The Pinball Arcade XBO
    Thomas Was Alone PS4, WiiU
    Valiant Hearts: The Great War Android
    26 Civilization: Beyond Earth Mac
    Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions XBLA, XBO
    Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 1: Zer0 Sum XBO
    27 Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath iOS
    Proun+ iOS
    Godus Android
    28 Emergency 5 Win
    D
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    E
    M
    B
    E
    R
    2 Fantasy Hero Unsigned Legacy PSVita
    Final Horizon PS4, PSVita
    Game of Thrones - Episode 1: Iron From Ice Win, Mac, PS4
    Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix PS3
    Monopoly Plus PS4
    Secret Ponchos PS4
    The Crew Win, PS4, XBO, X360
    3 Chivalry: Medieval Warfare PS3, X360
    Game of Thrones - Episode 1: Iron From Ice XBO, X360
    I Am Bread Win
    Tales from the Borderlands - Episode 1: Zer0 Sum XBLA
    Tomb Raider II iOS
    4 Dead State Win
    Dragon Quest III Droid, iOS
    Game of Thrones - Episode 1: Iron From Ice iOS
    5 Captain Toad: Treasure Tracker WiiU
    Five Nights at Freddy's WP
    Five Nights at Freddy's 2 WP
    Limbo XBO
    NES Remix Pack WiiU
    Ultimate NES Remix 3DS
    Threes XBO
    9 Game of Thrones - Episode 1: Iron From Ice PS3
    Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams - Director's Cut PS4
    Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris Win, PS4, XBO
    Phoenix Wright: Ace Attorney Trilogy 3DS
    Rock Boshers DX PS4, PSVita
    Suikoden PSN, PSVita
    Suikoden II PSN, PSVita
    10 Elegy for a Dead World Win
    Marvel Contest of Champions Droid, iOS
    Minecraft WP
    11 BlazBlue: Continuum Shift Extend Win
    Candy Crush Saga WP
    Final Fantasy XIII-2 Win
    Hazumi 3DS
    Scrolls Win, Mac, Android
    The Talos Principle Win, Mac, Lin
    Xeodrifter 3DS
    12 Giana Sisters: Twisted Dreams - Director's Cut XBO
    The King of Fighters '98 Ultimate Match Final Edition Win
    Metro 2033 Redux Lin
    Metro: Last Light Redux Lin
    Papers, Please iOS
    16 Elite: Dangerous Win
    Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- PS3, PS4
    Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Android
    Loadout PS4
    Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee HD PSVita
    SimCity BuildIt iOS, Android
    Tetris Ultimate PS4
    17 Brothers in Arms 3: Sons of War iOS, Android
    Kalimba XBO
    18 Civilization: Beyond Earth Lin
    Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars Android
    Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes Win
    Plenty of Fishies WiiU
    19 Assetto Corsa Win
    Sportsfriends Win
    20 Luftrausers Amazon Fire TV
    21 The Telltale Games Collection XBO
    23 Fieldrunners 2 PSVitaa
    Resogun PS3, PSVita
    Switch Galaxy Ultra PS4, PSVita
    Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic Android
    Trine Enchanted Edition PS4
    25 Duck Hunt WiiU
    Mario Party Advance WiiU
    Shantae and the Pirate's Curse WiiU
    Spy Chameleon WiiU
    Super Mario World: Super Mario Advance 2 WiiU

    Critically praised games according to Metacritic[edit]

    Metacritic is an aggregator of video game journalism reviews. It generally considers expansions and re-releases as separate entities. (Games originally released before 2014 with ports or expansions that came out in 2014 are marked as such in the final column.)

    Metacritic's games and expansions scoring greater than 88/100 in 2014[4]
    # Game Developer Platform Release Date Average score # of reviews Port?
    1 Grand Theft Auto V Rockstar North PlayStation 4
    XBox One
    November 18 97 66 reviews (PS4)
    14 reviews (XB1)
    Port
    2 The Last of Us Remastered Naughty Dog PlayStation 4 July 29 95 69 reviews Port
    3 Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Sora Ltd.
    Bandai Namco Games
    Wii U November 21 92[5] 77 reviews
    4 Dark Souls II From Software PlayStation 3
    Windows
    XBox 360
    March 11 91 69 reviews (PS3)
    36 reviews (PC)
    30 reviews (XB360)
    4 Bayonetta 2 PlatinumGames Wii U October 23 91[6] 80 reviews
    6 Shovel Knight Yacht Club Games Nintendo 3DS
    Wii U
    PC
    June 26 90
    88
    85
    9 reviews (3DS)[7]
    24 reviews (WiiU)
    46 reviews (PC)
    6 Rayman Legends Ubisoft PlayStation 4 February 18 90 16 reviews Port
    6 Velocity 2X FuturLab PlayStation Vita
    PlayStation 4
    September 2 90
    86
    10 reviews (Vita)
    38 reviews (PS4)
    6 Fez Polytron Corporation PlayStation 4 March 25 90 17 reviews Port
    6 Diablo III: Reaper of Souls (PC)
    Diablo III: Ultimate Evil Edition (PS4, XB1)
    Blizzard Entertainment Windows
    PlayStation 4
    XBox One
    March 25 (PC)
    August 19(PS4, XB1)
    87
    90
    86
    75 reviews (PC)
    63 reviews (PS4)
    30 reviews (XB1)
    Expansion (PC)
    Port (PS4, XB1)
    11 Dragon Age: Inquisition BioWare PlayStation 4
    PC
    XBox One
    November 18 89[8]
    85
    85
    43 reviews (PS4)
    45 reviews (PC)
    28 reviews (XB1)
    11 Minecraft Mojang PlayStation 4 September 3 89 14 reviews Port
    13 The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth Nicalis PlayStation 4
    PC
    November 4 88
    86[9]
    15 reviews (PS4)
    10 reviews (PC)
    13 Mario Kart 8 Nintendo EAD Wii U May 30 88[10] 82 reviews
    13 Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft Blizzard Entertainment PC, iOS, Android March 11 88 42 reviews

    Highly scoring games released in 2014 with fewer than 10 reviews include Kentucky Route Zero - Act III, Out of the Park Baseball 15, Guacamelee! Super Turbo Championship Edition, and the PS3 version of Child of Light.[4][11]

    References[edit]

    1. ^ "Attendance and Stats". IGN. Retrieved May 21, 2015. 
    2. ^ "50 EA games will have their servers shut down • Eurogamer.net". archive.org. June 5, 2014. Retrieved March 21, 2018. 
    3. ^ https://twitter.com/AdamBaldwin/status/504801169638567936
    4. ^ a b "Best Video Games for 2014". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved August 29, 2017. 
    5. ^ "Reviews for Super Smash Bros. fot Wii U". Metacritic. Retrieved January 13, 2015. 
    6. ^ "Reviews for Bayonetta 2". Metacritic. Retrieved January 13, 2015. 
    7. ^ "Reviews for Shovel Knight". Metacritic. Retrieved January 13, 2015. 
    8. ^ "Reviews for Dragon Age: Inquisition". Metacritic. Retrieved January 13, 2015. 
    9. ^ "Reviews for The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth". Metacritic. Retrieved January 13, 2015. 
    10. ^ "Reviews for Mario Kart 8". Metacritic. Retrieved January 13, 2015. 
    11. ^ "Reviews for Child of Light". Metacritic. Retrieved January 13, 2015.