The Flash game Forever Hunted, by Canadian university student, Evan Miller, has been named one of the Top Video Games of 2008 by Time Magazine. Most of the other games on the list were developed by teams of people and appeared on major console or PC platforms. Nestled in between Star Wars Force Unleashed at #7, and Field Runners (an iPhone game) at #9 is Evans’ beautiful looking and playing, stylized platformer at #8.
You play it for yourself at Kongregate.
You can also check out more of Evan’s games at his Kongregate profile page.