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The ShortList Best Of E3 awards


We've seen a lot of games this week. That should be obvious, but we've said it just in case it wasn't clear. More importantly we've seen a lot of real quality. Games that will excite you. Games that will scare you. And games that will tire you out (remind us why we thought scheduling Dance Central 2 and Just Dance 3 playtests back-to-back would be a good idea). Here are our nominations for Best Of E3 2011. The winners will be announced tomorrow.

Best Game

Batman: Arkham City

Battlefield 3

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

Assassin's Creed Revelations

Best Shooter

Battlefield 3

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare 3

Brothers In Arms: Furious 4

Far Cry 3

Bioshock Infinite

Best Action Game

Batman: Arkham City

Assassin's Creed Revelations

Tomb Raider

Gears Of War 3

Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

Best RPG

Mass Effect 3

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

Star Wars: The Old Republic

Best Racing Game

Driver: San Francisco

Mario Kart 3DS

Need For Speed: The Run

F1 2011

Forza Motorsport 4

Best Sports Game

PES 2012

Fifa 12

Kinect Sports Season 2

F1 2011


Best Motion Controlled Game

Kinect Sports Season 2

Just Dance 3

Dance Central 2

Mario And Sonic At The London Olympics

The Legend Of Zelda: Skyward Sword

Best platform game

Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time

Super Mario 3DS

Rayman Origins



Battlefield 3


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