The 1st 87th Annual Geekbox Awards

Spoilers for The Geekbox: Episode 102 — here are all the winners (and “winners”) in the 1st 87th Annual Geekbox Awards, AKA the Geekboxies. Huzzah! Special thanks to Karen Chu for creating the awards graphics — and thanks to our forum users for helping out with the categories!


THE BEST OF 2010
Best Video Game of 2010: Red Dead Redemption
Best TV Show of 2010: Lost
Best Film of 2010: Inception
Best Comic Book of 2010: The Walking Dead
Best Meme of 2010: Bed Intruder

THE WORST OF 2010
Worst Video Game of 2010: Final Fantasy XIV
Worst TV Show of 2010: Confessions: Animal Hoarders
Worst On-air Personality of 2010: Tosh.0
Worst Film of 2010: The Last Airbender
Worst Comic Book of 2010: Incarnate

EVERYTHING ELSE OF 2010
Best Geekbox-Related False Assumption of 2010: That Karen Chu is vertically challenged
Best Thing of 2010 That Ryan Higgins Hates: Digital media
Worst Thing of 2010 That Ryan Higgins Loves: Star Trek Online
Preemptive Worst Thing of 2011 That Ryan Higgins Loves: DC Universe Online
Oldest Thing Spoiled by the Geekbox in 2010: Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Best Disgruntled Listener Mail-writer of 2010: TV’s Mr. Neil
Best Listener Mail of 2010: Our shout-out from the man behind Lost’s Man in Black/Smoke Monster
The 2010 Eatbox Award for the Best Food Eaten On-air: One Love Pizza
The Mark Millar Award for Biggest Villain of 2010: Mark Millar
The Mike Cruz Award for Most Missed in 2010: Andrew Fitch
2010 Geek of the Year Award: The creative team of Psych
Best Inaccuray Stated as Fact on the Geekbox in 2010: Karen Chu’s ill-informed British history
The “What the Hell?” Award for the Biggest Surprise of 2010: Professor Layton vs. Ace Attorney
2010 Award for Best Retcon/Reboot of a Series That We All Knew Needed it (But Didn’t Want to Admit), and Needed to be Shot in the Head and Restarted With No Announcement Whatsoever: Star Wars: The Clone Wars



One Response to “ “The 1st 87th Annual Geekbox Awards”

  1. [...] the 2nd 87th Annual Geekbox Awards (AKA the Geekboxies), our best-of/worst-of annual awards show. Check out last year’s categories and winners if you missed ‘em, and suggest some fun categories for us on the forums if you’re so [...]

  2. Ryan M. says:

    Love this list! So sad that Avatar was so bad. If we can start nominating for next year I would like to nominate Mr. Karen Chu for “Best title for a Geekboxie award, for the 1st 87th Annual Geekbox Awards: 2010 Award for Best Retcon/Reboot of a Series That We All Knew Needed it (But Didn’t Want to Admit), and Needed to be Shot in the Head and Restarted With No Announcement Whatsoever”

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