Spec Ops: The Line
Rivals Farcry 3 and Shadow of the collosus
This game...it's just amazing, the graphics are gorgeous the gameplay is amazing, the emotional attachments you develop are amazing, There is nothing about this game that cannot be loved! Go in thinking of it as a generic brown shooter, be surprised, and then let it punch you in the face with amazingness. Buy this game. Buy it right now, stop what you are doing and buy it. Take note other developers, this is how games are supposed to be made!