No matter what type of games you like, 2010 was a corker with a host of quality titles that maintained the games industry's strength in the face of challenging economic conditions.
Here MCV removes it business hat and ‘gets its consumer on' by naming the games that we enjoyed most in the last 12 months.
And the most popular choice? Sony's remarkable PS3 exclusive Heavy Rain. We've never seen a game create so much excitement and debate in the office. And while some liked it more than others, the fact that it made us think is credit enough.
We liked the naked shower scene too.
To read the full list, head over to our features section.