The Game of the Year Award recognizes the choice of game developers for the overall best game release.
3rd annual Game Developers Choice Online Awards Nominees (2012)
- Glitch (Tiny Speck)
- Realm of the Mad God (Wild Shadow Studios/Kabam w/Spry Fox)
- Star Wars: The Old Republic (BioWare Austin)
- DragonVale (Backflip Studios)
- Woodland Heroes (Row Sham Bow)