The Edge Awards 2012: best visual design

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Fez

Format 360 Publisher Polytron Developer In-house
Review 

How can a single designer create a world as intricate and as sprawling as that of puzzle-platformer Fez? The answer is blocks, and lots of them. Phil Fish went a step further, though, decorating their apparently simple pixels with a well-chosen palette that conveys an extraordinary sense of nuance and beauty in every space.