IndieDB named the best indie games from the past year. There are two parrallel rankings: the best games across 11 categories selected by the IndieDB editors and 10 best games chosen by players.


The Editor’s Choice awards for the 2019 Indie of the Year Awards

Best Singleplayer: Outer Wilds (Mobius Digital)

Best Multiplayer: Tannenberg (Blackmill Games)

Best Free To Play: Legend of Keeper: Career of a Dungeon Master (Goblinz Studio)

Most Creative: Untitled Goose Game (House House)

Best Art-style: Void Bastards (Blue Manchu)

Community Award: Levelhead (Butterscotch Shenanigans)

Best Co-op (Online or Local): We Were Here Together (Total Mayhem Games)

Best Party Game: Brief Battles (Juicy Cupcake)

Best Gameplay: Katana Zero (Akiisoft)

Best Narrative: Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)

Most Anticipated: Necrobarista (Route 59)

Players Choice – Indie of the Year 2019

10th place: Totally Accurate Battle Simulator (Landfall Games)

9th place: Descenders (RageSquid)

8th place: Green Hell (Creepy Jar)

7th place: WRATH: Aeon of Ruin (3D Realms Entertainment)

6th place: Levelhead (Butterscotch Shenanigans)

5th place: Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)

4th place: Flashing Lights: Police – Fire – EMS (Nils Jakrins)

3rd place: Daymare: 1998 (Invader Studios)

2nd place: Noita (Nolla Games)

1st place: Ion Fury (Voidpoint)