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How to Vote for the Best Sports Game of All Time and Win Prizes!

Sports gamers unite! It’s time to vote in IGN’s Best Sports Video Games Showdown Contest! We’ve created a seeded, elimination tournament featuring the 32 greatest sports video games of all-time across four ultra-competitive regions: Traditional Sports; Arcade Sports; Racing/Fighting; and Wildcard. Only 2 games remain and it’s up to you to decide which one will win it all!

Fan Voting: March 29th 10am PT to April 13th 12am PT

Want a chance to win a $100 to the digital games store of your choice? Visit between March 29th 10am PT – April 13th 12am PT and make your predictions on which sports video game will win each bracket matchup. Ten (10) people who enter will win a $100 gift card to the digital games store of their choice. Visit for sweepstakes details.

Relevant Dates:

Giveaway Entry Period: March 29th 10am PT – April 13th 12am PTRound 1 “Round of 32” Fan Voting: Completed Round 2 “Sweet 16” Fan Voting: Completed Round 3 “Elite 8” Fan Voting: CompletedRound 4 “Final 4” Fan Voting: CompletedRound 5 “Championship” Fan Voting: April 12th 10am PT to April 13th 10am PT Winner Revealed: April 15th at 11:59pm PT

Introducing Our Finalists

Mario Golf World Tour (2014)

Franchise’s Lifespan: 1999-2021

IGN Score: 8.6

IGN Review Blurb: “Mario Golf strikes an excellent balance of risk and reward.”

Mario Kart 8 (2014)

Franchise’s Lifespan: 1992-Present

IGN Score: 9.3

IGN Review Blurb: “The best kart racing game Nintendo has made in a long time.”

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