2013 MISAO AWARDS

Best Storytelling and Direction Entries Votes
The project you think is most effective at telling its story. Think in terms of its presentation, writing, clarity, cutscene direction, and originality.
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 28
Homework Salesman 22
Fey 20
no-one has to die. 15
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 15
Suzy and freedom 14
Happy Birthday 8
Seven Mysteries 7
Gingiva 6
Skinwalker 3
Detective Butler: Maiden Voyage Murder 3
Best Characters Entries Votes
Vote for your favorite heroes or villains! Choose the project whose characters are the most effective in terms of presentation and writing.
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 45
Homework Salesman 22
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 19
The Grumpy Knight 17
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 12
Final Fantasy Discovery 7
Eclipse Saga 1
Best Setting Entries Votes
The game you feel had the most clever, inventive, interesting and immersive setting/world for the game to take place in.
Homework Salesman 28
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 27
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 17
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 16
Seven Mysteries 12
The God of Crawling Eyes 9
Subject 9
Legionwood: Tale Of The Two Swords 6
Best Atmosphere Entries Votes
The game you feel did the best at delivering an experience. This would include such factors as presentation, graphics, music and sounds, and style.
Homework Salesman 22
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 21
Fey 18
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 17
VorlorN 13
Rust and Blood 13
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 8
Touhou - Wandering Souls 7
Phantom Legacy (Redux) 7
Enelysion 6
Blood Shard 6
Pokemon Nighmare: Invasion 3
Best Graphics & Artwork Entries Votes
Vote for the project you feel has the best graphics. (In general, this category should favor original artwork over ripped or commercial graphics)
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 47
Homework Salesman 26
Fey 21
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 14
Gingiva 8
Blood Shard 4
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 4
The Grumpy Knight 4
Final Fantasy Discovery 4
Alter Legend - Download Finally Available! 2
Best Sound & Music Entries Votes
The project you think has the best soundtrack and creative use of sound! (In general, this category should favor original compositions over ripped or commercial music)
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 27
Homework Salesman 23
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 18
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 16
Blood Shard 15
Solar Platypus 14
Most Technical Prowess Entries Votes
The project you feel got the most out of is engine! This might include well-made battle systems or other custom systems or engines.
The Drop 47
Fey 26
Touhou - Wandering Souls 15
Homework Salesman 15
Final Fantasy Discovery 9
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 8
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 6
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 5
Eclipse Saga 3
Toby's Demon Story 1
Best Level/Dungeon/Puzzle Design Entries Votes
The game you think has the best stages, levels, or dungeons. Voting should be based on layout, aesthetics, interactivity, and other related factors.
Homework Salesman 24
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 22
Super RMN World 16
Touhou - Wandering Souls 16
Fey 15
The Drop 13
Labyrinthine Dreams 9
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 7
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 4
Best Gameplay Mechanics Entries Votes
The game with the best gameplay idea(s) and implementation. Or, more simply, the game you think is the most fun to play!
Homework Salesman 44
Touhou - Wandering Souls 23
Fey 20
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 10
Final Fantasy Discovery 8
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 8
The Drop 6
Heroes of Umbra 4
VorlorN 3
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 2
Toby's Demon Story 1
Best Interface Design Entries Votes
Interaction with the game's systems, custom menu graphics, responsiveness of menus, clear display of elements like fonts, headers, etc.
The Drop 26
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 26
Homework Salesman 18
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 17
Touhou - Wandering Souls 12
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 12
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 10
Most Promising Demo Entries Votes
Vote for the demo released this year you think has the most potential.
Reincarnation -Dawn of War- 32
Final Fantasy Discovery 26
Homework Salesman 19
Heroes of Umbra 14
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 10
Blood Shard 8
Monster World Legends 5
Toby's Demon Story 2
Best Non-RPG Entries Votes
Vote for what you think is the best game released this year that is not an RPG!
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 33
Super RMN World 26
Fey 21
Happy Birthday 21
Touhou - Wandering Souls 19
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 4
Game of the Year Entries Votes
The absolute best game you played from RMN for the current year (RPG or otherwise).
Lunar Wish: Orbs of Fate 25
Homework Salesman 23
Fey 21
Pom Gets Wi-Fi 18
Phantom Legacy (Redux) 8
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 8
Touhou - Wandering Souls 8
Happy Birthday 5
The Grumpy Knight 5
Enelysion 4
Gingiva 4
Suzy and freedom 4
Dragon Quest: Legacy of the Lost 3