The Game Awards Winners List

By Mark Delaney, 9 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.