In an age when gamers are forced to question the legitimacy of DLC, Gearbox delivered some fantastic examples of DLC done gloriously right. Perhaps best of all is the Captain Scarlett and Her Pirate's Booty DLC for Borderlands 2, which adds new areas, new enemy types, over a dozen hours of gameplay, and a whole ton of booty. This is probably the best ten bucks we spent all year.
Check out our bootylicious review for more details.
Dawnguard (The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim)
Skyrim was one of the biggest and most impressive titles from last year, so there's no reason the game needed any additional content. But Bethesda's crazy enough to keep making it anyway. Dawnguard was the first add-on to the already massive Skyrim, and it featured a vampire plot to blot out the sun. Yeah, it was pretty cool.
Get more details in our full review.