The Game Awards Winners List

By Mark Delaney, 11 months ago
Another year of The Game Awards has just wrapped up. Although the show seemed to put the actual winners on the backburner in favor of a selling viewers on pre-orders and upcoming titles, deserved studios and personalities did go home with some very heavy hardware. Among the most awarded games were Inside, Overwatch, and Uncharted 4: A Thief's End. Here's a list of all the winners from tonight's show at the Microsoft Theater.

Game of the Year

DOOM
Inside
Overwatch
Titanfall 2
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

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Best Game Direction

Blizzard Entertainment (Overwatch)
EA DICE (Battlefield 1)
id Software (DOOM)
Naughty Dog (Uncharted 4: A Thief's End)

Best Narrative

Firewatch
Inside
Mafia III
OXENFREE
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

Best Art Direction

ABZU
Firewatch

Inside
Overwatch
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End


Mafia III 1


Best Music/Sound Design

Battlefield 1
DOOM
Inside
Rez Infinite
Thumper


Best Performance

Alex Hernandez as Lincoln Clay, Mafia III
Cissy Jones as Delilah, Firewatch
Emily Rose as Elena, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Nolan North as Nathan Drake, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Rich Sommer as Henry, Firewatch
Troy Baker as Sam Drake, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

Games For Change

1979 Revolution: Black Friday
Block’hood
Orwell
Sea Hero Quest
That Dragon, Cancer


Best Independent Game

Firewatch
Hyper Light Drifter
Inside
Stardew Valley
The Witness


Best Mobile/Handheld Game

Clash Royale
Fire Emblem Fates
Monster Hunter Generations
Pokémon Go
Severed


Best Virtual Reality Game

Batman: Arkham VR
Eve: Valkyrie
Job Simulator
Rez Infinite
Thumper


Gears of War 4 Screens 2


Best Action Game

Battlefield 1
DOOM
Overwatch
Titanfall 2

Gears of War 4

Best Action/Adventure Game

Dishonored 2
Hitman
Hyper Light Drifter
Ratchet & Clank
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

Best RPG

Dark Souls III
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - "Blood and Wine"
World of Warcraft: Legion
Xenoblade Chronicles X


Best Fighting Game

Killer Instinct
The King of Fighters 14
Pokkén Tournament
Street Fighter V


Best Strategy Game

Sid Meier's Civilization 6
Fire Emblem Fates

The Banner Saga 2
Total War: Warhammer
XCOM 2

Best Family Game

Dragon Quest Builders
Pokémon Go
Ratchet & Clank

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Skylanders Imaginators


Best Sports/Racing Game

FIFA 17
Forza Horizon 3
MLB The Show 16
NBA 2K17
Pro Evolution Soccer 2017


Best Multiplayer Game

Battlefield 1
Gears of War 4

Overcooked
Overwatch
Titanfall 2

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six Siege

Most Anticipated Game

God of War
Horizon Zero Dawn
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Mass Effect Andromeda
Red Dead Redemption 2


Trending Gamer

AngryJoeShow
Boogie2988
Danny O’Dwyer
JackSepticEye
Lirik

Forza Horizon 3 Review 4


Best E-Sports Player

Faker – Lee Sang-hyeok (SK Telecom T1, League of Legends)
Coldzera – Marcelo David (SK Gaming, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)
ByuN – Hyun Woo (Starcraft 2)
Infiltrator – Lee Seeon-woo (Team Razer, Street Fighter 5)
Hungrybox – Juan Debiedma (Team Liquid, Super Smash Bros.)

Best E-Sports Team

SK Telecom T1 (League of Legends)
Wings Gaming (Dota 2)
SK Gaming
ROX Tigers (League of Legends)
Cloud 9

Best E-Sports Game

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
Dota 2
League of Legends
Overwatch
Street Fighter V
Mark Delaney
Written by Mark Delaney
Mark is a Boston native now living in Portland, Oregon. He's the Editorial Manager on TA, loves story-first games, and is one of three voices on the TA Playlist podcast. Outside of games he likes biking, sci-fi, the NFL, and spending time with his fiancée and son. He almost never writes in the third person.