Even though The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim takes the lead in "The Readers' Picks," category, The Last of Us leads in the "The Critics' Picks" and holds the leading position for Game of the Year awards.
The Last of Us – 231
The Critics' Picks – 181
The Readers' Picks – 50
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – 226
The Critics' Picks – 163
The Readers' Picks – 63
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