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Indie of the Year

Back for an 11th time, welcome to the 2020 Indie of the Year Awards, a celebration of the years finest indie games chosen by you and us. For the next 4 weeks it is up to you to vote for your favorite indie games so that they may make the top 100 which will be announced on the 11th of December.

Last year saw a retro-remake Ion Fury take the throne for the players choice Indie of the Year, followed by the destructible masterpiece Noita and rounded out by the survival horror game Daymare: 1998 which came in 3rd. If you want to see the full players choice and editor's choice from 2019, look no further.

The time is now to start hitting the vote button for your favorite indies, so they may make it into coveted Top 100. Help hard working game developers feel the love and soon we will announce the 2020 Indie of the Year. Good luck everyone!


2020 results are here: Players Choice | Editors Choice | Best Upcoming

2020 has reached its end, and we have tallied 33,603 votes and can announce the 2020 Indie of the Year. This year saw many compelling entries but in the end it was HYPERCHARGE: Unboxed that took out 1st place, followed closely by the popular Hydroneer and She Will Punish Them taking out 2nd and 3rd respectively. Click the links above to read more.

We've counted your nominations and narrowed the field to the top 100!

Time for a further 10 days of intense voting to begin on the top 100 page. At the end of this we shall be crowning the 2020 Indie of the Year and also the 2020 Editors Choice.

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