2014 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.
Oneshot 38
Dreaming Mary 35
It Moves 8
Soul Sunder 8
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 8
Last Word (IGMC Version) 7
HOME (OFF fangame) 6
Enelysion 6
X-Noir 5
Lost Story 5
Quest Twilight Prince Prophecy Chronicles 2
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.
HOME (OFF fangame) 20
Oneshot 20
Dreaming Mary 17
Sunken Spire 10
Dear RED 9
Luxaren Allure 6
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 6
Enelysion 6
Goblin Noir: Cement Shoes are Highly Unfashionable 5
Antagonist 5
The Heart Pumps Clay 5
Soul Sunder 5
Linus: The Forgotten Days 4
Lost Story 3
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy II 3
Tess 3
Quest Twilight Prince Prophecy Chronicles 2
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.
Oneshot 27
Dreaming Mary 25
HOME (OFF fangame) 13
Enelysion 13
It Moves 13
Linus: The Forgotten Days 9
Last Word (IGMC Version) 7
Sunken Spire 6
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 5
Unraveled: Tale of the Shipbreaker's Daughter 4
World's Dawn 2
Lost Story 2
Quest Twilight Prince Prophecy Chronicles 1
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.
Oneshot 39
It Moves 25
Dreaming Mary 25
Enelysion 9
HOME (OFF fangame) 5
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 5
World's Dawn 5
Soul Sunder 4
Townlore 3
Lost Story 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)
Dreaming Mary 38
Oneshot 19
HOME (OFF fangame) 12
Painted Heart 11
Enelysion 8
Stray Cat Crossing 7
Little Briar Rose 7
Shippu la Senpu 6
Pocket Quest! 6
Unraveled: Tale of the Shipbreaker's Daughter 5
It Moves 3
Lost Story 3
Pocket Mirror 2
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy II 2
Antagonist 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)
Dreaming Mary 25
HOME (OFF fangame) 22
Oneshot 20
Enelysion 12
It Moves 11
Fleuret Blanc. 6
Unraveled: Tale of the Shipbreaker's Daughter 4
Painted Heart 4
Tess 4
Luxaren Allure 4
Zu 3
Pocket Mirror 3
Lost Story 3
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.
Oneshot 60
In Arcem Miseria 13
Pocket Quest! 12
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 8
HOME (OFF fangame) 7
Unraveled: Tale of the Shipbreaker's Daughter 7
Lost Story 2
Tess 2
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.
Oneshot 26
HOME (OFF fangame) 21
Dreaming Mary 14
Sunken Spire 13
Enelysion 13
Luxaren Allure 7
It Moves 7
Tess 6
Lost Story 4
Farmyard Chronicle, Director's Cut! 3
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!
Oneshot 35
HOME (OFF fangame) 17
Dreaming Mary 12
Sunken Spire 11
Last Word (IGMC Version) 10
World's Dawn 10
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 7
Farmyard Chronicle, Director's Cut! 4
Unraveled: Tale of the Shipbreaker's Daughter 4
Lost Story 2
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.
HOME (OFF fangame) 23
Dreaming Mary 22
Oneshot 21
Sunken Spire 13
Last Word (IGMC Version) 10
Essence Enforcer 6
Lost Story 5
Pocket Mirror 5
Farmyard Chronicle, Director's Cut! 3
Unraveled: Tale of the Shipbreaker's Daughter 3
Most Promising Demo Entries Votes
Vote for the demo released this year you think has the most potential.
Stray Cat Crossing 26
HOME (OFF fangame) 19
Luxaren Allure 18
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy II 12
Linus: The Forgotten Days 10
Pocket Mirror 8
It Moves 5
World's Dawn 4
Mica: Apoptosis 3
Eternal Odyssey 2
Deimos 1
Best Non-RPG Entries Votes
Vote for what you think is the best game released this year that is not an RPG!
Oneshot 43
Dreaming Mary 34
It Moves 17
Pocket Quest! 10
Quest Twilight Prince Prophecy Chronicles 7
Exeunt Omnes 6
Tess 2
Game of the Year Entries Votes
The absolute best game you played from RMN for the current year (RPG or otherwise).
Oneshot 37
Dreaming Mary 26
Enelysion 13
Sunken Spire 10
Final Fantasy Blackmoon Prophecy 7
HOME (OFF fangame) 7
Last Word (IGMC Version) 6
It Moves 6
Soul Sunder 5
Quest Twilight Prince Prophecy Chronicles 4
Lost Story 3
Fleuret Blanc. 2
Tess 2