With the 2015-2016 award season approaching for the GDC, BAFTA, DICE, GANG, and NAVGTR award nominations, here are the games ranking high on the “buzz meter.”  Do you think a game should be listed higher?

Batman: Arkham Knight
Fallout 4
Halo 5: Guardians
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
Rise of the Tomb Raider
Assassin’s Creed Syndicate
Call of Duty: Black Ops III
The Order: 1886
Life Is Strange
Until Dawn
Crypt of the Necrodancer
Disgaea 5: Alliance of Vengeance
Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below
Game of Thrones: Ep 2-6
Guitar Hero Live
Mad Max
Mortal Kombat X
Battlefield Hardline
Minecraft: Story Mode
Ori and the Blind Forest
Tales from the Borderlands: Ep 2-5
Final Fantasy Type-O HD
King’s Quest Chapter 1: A Knight to Remember
Lego Dimensions
Xenoblade Chronicles X
Disney Infinity 3.0
Dying Light
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege
Broken Age: Act 2
Chaos Rings III
Citizens of Earth
Code Name: S.T.E.A.M.
Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture
htoL#NiQ: Firefly’s Diary
Kirby and the Rainbow Curse
Rocket League
Tearaway Unfolded
Titan Souls
Axiom Verge
Cities: Skylines
Her Story
Heroes of the Storm
Hotline Miami 2: Wrong Number
Just Cause 3
Madden NFL 16
MLB 15: The Show
Nobunga’s Ambition: Sphere of Influence
Pillars of Eternity
Project CARS
Skylanders: Superchargers
Star Wars Battlefront
Yoshi’s Wolly World
Aaru’s Awakening
Affordable Space Adventures
Box Boy!
Fallout Shelter
Galak-Z: The Dimensional
Gravity Ghost
Homeworld Remastered Collection
Invisible, Inc.
Kerbal Space Program
NBA 2K16
Need for Speed
Super Mario Maker
Tower of Guns
Grim Fandango Remastered
Grow Home
Just Dance: Disney Party2
OlliOlli2: Welcome to the Olliwood
Rock Band 4
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China
Football Manager 2016
Hand of Fate
Mario vs. Donkey Kong: Tipping Stars
Pro Evolution Soccer 2016
Sid Meier’s Starships
Story of Seasons
Total War: Attila
TrackMania Turbo
Yo-Kai Watch
Dungeons 2
Galatic Civilizations III
Legend of Zelda Majora’s Mask 3D
Lines the Game
Loot & Legends
Magic Duels
Mega Man Legacy Collection
NHL 16
Rare Replay
Resident Evil: Revelations 2
Rory McIlroy PGA Tour
Sunless Sea
The Executive
The Talos Principle
Transformers: Devastation
You Must Build a Boat