2015 is coming to a close, and its been a great year for Video Game releases in 2015. Its been a quite year for the Nintendo Wii U, and 3DS XL with Legend of Zelda, and Star Fox delayed to 2016. This is mostly due to Nintendo focusing on development on its next home console, the Nintendo NX, but there were plenty great games released over the course of the year.  Here are the nominees for the best Nintendo Game of 2015.

Mario Maker – Publisher/Developer: Nintendo

Super Mario Maker

Splatoon – Publisher/Developer: Nintendo


Triforce Heroes – Publisher/Nintendo: Grezzo


Majora Mask HD – Publisher/Developer: Nintendo


Yoshi Woolly World – Publisher/Developer: Nintendo 


For the complete list, visit our Game of the Year Awards hub page to see the full list of nominees. To learn more about our grading policy, read our review policy.

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