2016 MISAO AWARDS

Best Graphics & Artwork Entries Votes
The game you feel has the best graphics. (In general, this category should favor original artwork over ripped or commercial graphics)
Pocket Mirror 21
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 18
Rosary Of The Reaper 16
The Huntress of the Hollow 10
Erayu 9
Dream Eater 6
Free Spirits 6
Soma Spirits 5
Red Trees 3
Wild Rage New Generation 2
Melting Moon 2
Back to Felix 2
Imaginary Friends 2
Jasei no In: The Serpent's Lust 1
Raddest Setting Entries Votes
The game you feel had the most clever, inventive, interesting and immersive setting/world for the game to take place in.
Soma Spirits 38
Weird and Unfortunate Things are Happening 12
Pocket Mirror 11
The Huntress of the Hollow 8
Erayu 8
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 7
Imaginary Friends 7
Three Ghostly Roses 7
Best Sound & Music Entries Votes
The best soundtrack and creative use of sound.
Soma Spirits 25
Pocket Mirror 23
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 12
Three Ghostly Roses 11
The Huntress of the Hollow 8
From Next Door 4
Weird and Unfortunate Things are Happening 3
Red Trees 2
Trippiest Game Entries Votes
The game that was most strange, bizarre, psychedelic, offbeat, and quirky released this year.
The Huntress of the Hollow 24
Weird and Unfortunate Things are Happening 22
Quest for the Peace Sword 17
Polixiuhs 9
Esoteric 4
Most RTP Game Award Entries Votes
The game that best uses the engine's default resources.
Quest for the Peace Sword 56
"Lawsuit Waiting To Happen" Award Entries Votes
The most non-chalant use of rips in a game.
Final Fantasy IV Alter Destiny 51
Pocket Mirror 28
Best Game Title Entries Votes
The most clever, original, witty, or cool game title of the year.
Weird and Unfortunate Things are Happening 44
Fleshchild 15
The Huntress of the Hollow 12
Quest for the Peace Sword 6
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 6
Three Ghostly Roses 5
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.
Soma Spirits 25
Erayu 16
Pocket Mirror 12
The Huntress of the Hollow 10
Imaginary Friends 9
Three Cheers for the Strawman 5
The Ledge 4
Jasei no In: The Serpent's Lust 3
Best Protagonist/Characters Entries Votes
The game that had the best lead or cast.
Soma Spirits 31
RMN: Make My Score~<3 19
The Huntress of the Hollow 13
Pocket Mirror 10
From Next Door 6
The Ledge 4
"Kefka Award" Best Antagonist Entries Votes
(Antagonist means 'Villain')
The Huntress of the Hollow 34
From Next Door 16
Pocket Mirror 14
Best Shyamalan Entries Votes
Game with the most twists or the most mind-blowing twist.
The Ledge 42
Pocket Mirror 17
Best Intro Entries Votes
Which start of a game hooked you the most?
Aria's Story 18
Soma Spirits 17
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 15
Flatwoods 14
Best Finale Entries Votes
An ending can make or break a game. Which game had the best ending?
The Huntress of the Hollow 24
ALONE 18
Erayu 16
From Next Door 11
The "How the Hell Did They Do That?" Award Entries Votes
The game that displays the most technical prowess and feats of ingenuity in gameplay.
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 25
Pocket Mirror 16
Erayu 11
Pocket Quest! 7
Polixiuhs 6
Quest for the Peace Sword 6
Best Gameplay Balance Entries Votes
The game with the most solid and balanced implementation.
Three Ghostly Roses 31
Soma Spirits 27
Pocket Mirror 12
Best Dungeon/Level/Puzzle Design Entries Votes
The best stages/dungeons or cleverest puzzles.
Soma Spirits 42
The Lone Chameleon 11
Wild Rage Giant Bluster 6
The Most Boss of Fights! Entries Votes
The game that delivers the best battles and challenges.
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 26
Three Ghostly Roses 22
Terrarium 10
Best Fan-Game Entries Votes
Self-obvious.
Final Fantasy IV Alter Destiny 25
Back to Felix 24
TMNT RPG 10
Ocean's Dream 7
Before Crisis Core 2
Most Fun And Addictive! Entries Votes
The game you had the hardest time putting down.
Soma Spirits 30
RMN: Make My Score~<3 19
From Next Door 11
Terrarium 7
Best Old-School Game Entries Votes
A game so good it reminds you of the Golden RPG-era.
Three Ghostly Roses 17
Soma Spirits 15
The Huntress of the Hollow 14
Everlong 13
Erayu 11
Oblivion Quest 9
Sleeper Hit of the Year Entries Votes
The most underrated game of the year. The game everybody hears is good but nobody has bothered to play.
Three Ghostly Roses 27
The Huntress of the Hollow 17
Soma Spirits 16
Nsala Liberation 9
Most Promising Demo Entries Votes
The demo released this year you think has the most potential to be amazing.
Weird and Unfortunate Things are Happening 34
Revenant Gods - Ragnarok Chronicle 24
Wild Rage Giant Bluster 5
Game of the Year Entries Votes
The absolute best game you played from RMN for the current year (any genre).
Soma Spirits 39
Erayu 11
The Huntress of the Hollow 10
Everlong 10
Pocket Mirror 9
Three Ghostly Roses 8
From Next Door 5