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Winners Of The SXSW Gaming Awards 2017

SXSW Gaming Conference and Festival has announced the winners for the 2017 SXSW Gaming Awards. It’s the conventions fourth annual Gaming Awards ceremony. Hosted by IGN and Imaginary Forces the gaming awards were chosen by a mix its board and the public.

Video Game of the Year, Excellence in Narrative, Most Memorable Character, Excellence in Animation, Excellence in Visual Achievement

Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End by Naughty Dog, Sony Computer Entertainment

Mobile Game of the Year

Pokemon Go by Niantic Labs

Tabletop Game of the Year

Arkham Horror: The Card Game by Fantasy Flight Games

Arkham Horror The Card Game by Fantasy Flight Games SXSW Gaming

eSports Game of the Year, Trending Game of the Year, Most Promising New Intellectual Property, Excellence in Multiplayer

Overwatch by Blizzard Entertainment

Fan Creation of the Year

Brutal Doom 64 by Sergeant_Mark_IV

Gamer’s Voice Single Player

Owlboy by D-pad Studio

Gamer’s Voice Multiplayer

Arena Gods by Supertype

Arena Gods Supertype SXSW Gaming Awards Winners 2017

Matthew Crump Cultural Innovation Award

That Dragon, Cancer by Numinous Games

Excellence in Design

Dishonored 2 by Bethesda Softworks, Arkane Studios


Most Fulfilling Community-Funded Game

Starbound by Chucklefish Games

Excellence in Gameplay, Excellence in Musical Score

DOOM by Bethesda Softworks, id Software

Excellence in Art

Firewatch by Campo Santo, Panic Inc.

Excellence in Convergence

Batman: The Telltale Series by Telltale Games

Excellence in Technical Achievement, Excellence in SFX

Battlefield 1 by DICE, Electronic Arts