Developer of the Year

This team went way above and beyond just releasing a game this year.

Grimmy Winner

id Software - Doom

What we almost got was probably what we deserved. Grinding it out through failures until Doom got what it deserved is why id is back on top. Doom in 2016 should not have been possible. How did this happen id? Wow.


  • Heart Machine - Hyper Light Drifter
  • Io Interactive - Hitman

The 2016 Grimmys

Games of 2016