The Game Awards 2019 just ended a few hours ago, and here are the winners.
Here are the winners (bolded) and the nominees:
Game of the Year
Recognizing a game that delivers the absolute best experience across all
creative and technical fields.
Best Game Direction
Awarded for outstanding creative vision and innovation in game direction
For outstanding storytelling and narrative development in a game.
Best Art Direction
For outstanding creative and / or technical achievement in artistic
design and animation.
Best Score / Music
For outstanding music, inclusive of score, original song and / or
Best Audio Design
Recognizing the best in-game audio and sound design.
Awarded to an individual for voice-over acting, motion, and / or
Games for Impact
For a thought provoking game with a profound pro-social meaning or
Best Ongoing Game
Awarded to a game for outstanding development of ongoing content that
evolves the player experience over time.
Best Independent Game
For outstanding creative and technical achievement in a game made
outside the traditional publisher system.
Best Mobile Game
For the best game playable on a dedicated mobile device.
Best Community Support
Recognizing a game for outstanding community support, transparency, and
Best VR / AR Game
For the best game experience playable in virtual or augmented reality,
irrespective of platform.
Best Action Game
For the best game in the action genre-focused primarily on combat.
Best Action / Adventure Game
For the best action / adventure game, combining combat with traversal
and puzzle solving.
Best Role-Playing Game
For the best game designed with rich player character customization and
progression, including massively multiplayer experiences.
Best Fighting Game
For the best game designed primarily around head-to-head combat.
Best Family Game
For the best game appropriate for family play, irrespective of genre or
Best Strategy Game
Best game focused on real time or turn-based strategy gameplay,
irrespective of platform.
Best Sports / Racing Game
For the best traditional and non-traditional sports and racing game.
Best Multiplayer Game
For outstanding online multiplayer gameplay and design, including co-op
and massively multiplayer experiences, irrespective of game genre.
Fresh Indie Developer: Presented by Subway
Recognizing a new independent studio that released its first game in
Content Creator of the Year
For a streamer or content creator who has made an important and positive
impact on the industry in 2019.
Best eSports Game
For the game that has delivered the best overall eSports experience to
players (inclusive of tournaments, community support, and content updates),
irrespective of genre or platform.
Best eSports Player
The eSports player judged to be the most outstanding for performance and
conduct in 2019, irrespective of game.
Best eSports Team
Recognizing an individual esports team judged the most outstanding for
performance and conduct in 2019.
Best eSports Event
Recognizing a singular event (across single or multiple days) that delivered
a best-of-class experience for participants, in-person fans, and the broadcast
Best eSports Coach
The eSports coach judged to be the most outstanding for performance and
conduct in 2019.
Best eSports Host
The best host or commentator of eSports events (both in-venue and / or
broadcast) in 2019, irrespective of game or language.
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