Wccftech’s People’s Choice Awards 2017 – The Poll

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2017 has been an amazing year for games, possibly the best one since 2007. We’ve been going over it in our Best of 2017 series, divided by genre. Now that’s done, our picks turned in the nominations you can see below.

It’s time for you to cast your vote for your favorite games in Wccftech’s People’s Choice Awards 2017 poll. The voting will end on February 3rd; on the following day, February 4th, we’ll announce the results of our internal staff poll and post them both.

Let the votes begin!

Wccftech’s Best Games of 2017: Multiplayer GamesSimulation GamesRoleplaying GamesShooter GamesAdventure GamesFighting GamesAction/Adventure GamesStrategy GamesHorror Games, Indie GamesPlatform Games

Best Role Playing Game of 2017
  • Divinity: Original Sin II 42%, 250 votes
    250 votes 42%
    250 votes - 42% of all votes
  • NieR: Automata 31%, 185 votes
    185 votes 31%
    185 votes - 31% of all votes
  • Persona 5 12%, 73 votes
    73 votes 12%
    73 votes - 12% of all votes
  • Nioh 8%, 45 votes
    45 votes 8%
    45 votes - 8% of all votes
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 2 8%, 45 votes
    45 votes 8%
    45 votes - 8% of all votes
Total Votes: 598
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Shooter Game of 2017
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus 47%, 299 votes
    299 votes 47%
    299 votes - 47% of all votes
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 30%, 190 votes
    190 votes 30%
    190 votes - 30% of all votes
  • Splatoon 2 9%, 54 votes
    54 votes 9%
    54 votes - 9% of all votes
  • Destiny 2 8%, 52 votes
    52 votes 8%
    52 votes - 8% of all votes
  • Sniper Elite 4 6%, 38 votes
    38 votes 6%
    38 votes - 6% of all votes
Total Votes: 633
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Adventure Game of 2017
  • Life is Strange: Before the Storm 37%, 147 votes
    147 votes 37%
    147 votes - 37% of all votes
  • What Remains of Edith Finch 25%, 99 votes
    99 votes 25%
    99 votes - 25% of all votes
  • RiME 21%, 86 votes
    86 votes 21%
    86 votes - 21% of all votes
  • Night in the Woods 11%, 46 votes
    46 votes 11%
    46 votes - 11% of all votes
  • Tacoma 6%, 24 votes
    24 votes 6%
    24 votes - 6% of all votes
Total Votes: 402
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Fighting Game of 2017
  • Tekken 7 38%, 168 votes
    168 votes 38%
    168 votes - 38% of all votes
  • Injustice 2 35%, 152 votes
    152 votes 35%
    152 votes - 35% of all votes
  • Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite 10%, 46 votes
    46 votes 10%
    46 votes - 10% of all votes
  • ARMS 8%, 37 votes
    37 votes 8%
    37 votes - 8% of all votes
  • Guilty Gear Xrd: Rev 2 8%, 36 votes
    36 votes 8%
    36 votes - 8% of all votes
Total Votes: 439
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Action/Adventure Game of 2017
  • Horizon: Zero Dawn 39%, 262 votes
    262 votes 39%
    262 votes - 39% of all votes
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 38%, 257 votes
    257 votes 38%
    257 votes - 38% of all votes
  • Assassin's Creed Origins 15%, 99 votes
    99 votes 15%
    99 votes - 15% of all votes
  • Yakuza 0 5%, 32 votes
    32 votes 5%
    32 votes - 5% of all votes
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy 3%, 22 votes
    22 votes 3%
    22 votes - 3% of all votes
Total Votes: 672
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Strategy Game of 2017
  • Total War: Warhammer II 49%, 195 votes
    195 votes 49%
    195 votes - 49% of all votes
  • Warhammer 40K: Dawn of War III 27%, 109 votes
    109 votes 27%
    109 votes - 27% of all votes
  • Endless Space 2 16%, 65 votes
    65 votes 16%
    65 votes - 16% of all votes
  • Steel Division: Normandy 44 4%, 17 votes
    17 votes 4%
    17 votes - 4% of all votes
  • Expeditions: Viking 3%, 13 votes
    13 votes 3%
    13 votes - 3% of all votes
Total Votes: 399
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Horror Game of 2017
  • Resident Evil VII: Biohazard 44%, 220 votes
    220 votes 44%
    220 votes - 44% of all votes
  • Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice 25%, 128 votes
    128 votes 25%
    128 votes - 25% of all votes
  • The Evil Within 2 13%, 66 votes
    66 votes 13%
    66 votes - 13% of all votes
  • Doki Doki Literature Club! 13%, 63 votes
    63 votes 13%
    63 votes - 13% of all votes
  • Little Nightmares 5%, 25 votes
    25 votes 5%
    25 votes - 5% of all votes
Total Votes: 502
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Indie Game of 2017
  • Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice 47%, 244 votes
    244 votes 47%
    244 votes - 47% of all votes
  • Cuphead 44%, 228 votes
    228 votes 44%
    228 votes - 44% of all votes
  • RiME 4%, 21 vote
    21 vote 4%
    21 vote - 4% of all votes
  • Pyre 4%, 21 vote
    21 vote 4%
    21 vote - 4% of all votes
  • Tacoma 1%, 3 votes
    3 votes 1%
    3 votes - 1% of all votes
Total Votes: 517
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Platform Game of 2017
  • Super Mario Odyssey 67%, 314 votes
    314 votes 67%
    314 votes - 67% of all votes
  • Crash Bandicoot N.Sane Trilogy 15%, 69 votes
    69 votes 15%
    69 votes - 15% of all votes
  • A Hat in Time 9%, 41 vote
    41 vote 9%
    41 vote - 9% of all votes
  • Sonic Mania 8%, 37 votes
    37 votes 8%
    37 votes - 8% of all votes
  • Yooka-Laylee 2%, 9 votes
    9 votes 2%
    9 votes - 2% of all votes
Total Votes: 470
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Simulation Game of 2017
  • Bridge Constructor Portal 36%, 118 votes
    118 votes 36%
    118 votes - 36% of all votes
  • The Long Dark 28%, 92 votes
    92 votes 28%
    92 votes - 28% of all votes
  • Football Manager 2018 24%, 78 votes
    78 votes 24%
    78 votes - 24% of all votes
  • Everything 8%, 25 votes
    25 votes 8%
    25 votes - 8% of all votes
  • 911 Operator 4%, 14 votes
    14 votes 4%
    14 votes - 4% of all votes
Total Votes: 327
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Best Multiplayer Game of 2017
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 40%, 204 votes
    204 votes 40%
    204 votes - 40% of all votes
  • Fortnite 28%, 144 votes
    144 votes 28%
    144 votes - 28% of all votes
  • Divinity: Original Sin II 21%, 105 votes
    105 votes 21%
    105 votes - 21% of all votes
  • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands 7%, 35 votes
    35 votes 7%
    35 votes - 7% of all votes
  • Gran Turismo Sport 4%, 21 vote
    21 vote 4%
    21 vote - 4% of all votes
Total Votes: 509
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Game of the Year 2017
  • Horizon: Zero Dawn 27%, 189 votes
    189 votes 27%
    189 votes - 27% of all votes
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 19%, 137 votes
    137 votes 19%
    137 votes - 19% of all votes
  • NieR: Automata 13%, 92 votes
    92 votes 13%
    92 votes - 13% of all votes
  • Divinity: Original Sin II 12%, 84 votes
    84 votes 12%
    84 votes - 12% of all votes
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds 5%, 39 votes
    39 votes 5%
    39 votes - 5% of all votes
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus 5%, 37 votes
    37 votes 5%
    37 votes - 5% of all votes
  • Assassin's Creed Origins 4%, 25 votes
    25 votes 4%
    25 votes - 4% of all votes
  • Super Mario Odyssey 3%, 23 votes
    23 votes 3%
    23 votes - 3% of all votes
  • Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice 3%, 21 vote
    21 vote 3%
    21 vote - 3% of all votes
  • Prey 3%, 20 votes
    20 votes 3%
    20 votes - 3% of all votes
  • Persona 5 3%, 18 votes
    18 votes 3%
    18 votes - 3% of all votes
  • Cuphead 2%, 13 votes
    13 votes 2%
    13 votes - 2% of all votes
  • Resident Evil VII: Biohazard 1%, 6 votes
    6 votes 1%
    6 votes - 1% of all votes
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy 1%, 5 votes
    5 votes 1%
    5 votes - 1% of all votes
  • Nioh 1%, 4 votes
    4 votes 1%
    4 votes - 1% of all votes
Total Votes: 713
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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Most Anticipated Game of 2018
  • Red Dead Redemption 2 26%, 156 votes
    156 votes 26%
    156 votes - 26% of all votes
  • God of War 16%, 93 votes
    93 votes 16%
    93 votes - 16% of all votes
  • Metro Exodus 15%, 89 votes
    89 votes 15%
    89 votes - 15% of all votes
  • Anthem 9%, 52 votes
    52 votes 9%
    52 votes - 9% of all votes
  • Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire 8%, 45 votes
    45 votes 8%
    45 votes - 8% of all votes
  • Kingdom Hearts III 6%, 36 votes
    36 votes 6%
    36 votes - 6% of all votes
  • Vampyr 5%, 32 votes
    32 votes 5%
    32 votes - 5% of all votes
  • Spider-Man 4%, 26 votes
    26 votes 4%
    26 votes - 4% of all votes
  • Ace Combat 7 3%, 18 votes
    18 votes 3%
    18 votes - 3% of all votes
  • Soulcalibur VI 3%, 15 votes
    15 votes 3%
    15 votes - 3% of all votes
  • Shenmue III 2%, 13 votes
    13 votes 2%
    13 votes - 2% of all votes
  • Yoshi for Nintendo Switch 2%, 9 votes
    9 votes 2%
    9 votes - 2% of all votes
  • Valkyria Chronicles 4 1%, 8 votes
    8 votes 1%
    8 votes - 1% of all votes
  • A Way Out 1%, 3 votes
    3 votes 1%
    3 votes - 1% of all votes
  • Dreams 0%, 1 vote
    1 vote
    1 vote - 0% of all votes
Total Votes: 596
January 28, 2018 - February 3, 2018
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