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The Game Awards 2017

It’s the end of the year and that means it’s time for  The Game Awards, the illustrious event in Los Angeles honoring all things gaming. There’s a crazy amount of new trailers, announcements and of course the coveted Game of the Year trophy. Check out the recap of this year’s winners.


Game of the Year, Best Game Direction & Best Action/Adventure Game

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild by Nintendo


Best Narrative

What Remains of Edith Finch by Giant Sparrow


Best Art Direction, Best Independent Game & Best Deut Indie Game

Cuphead by StudioMDHR


Best Music

NieR: Automata by Platinum Games


Best Audio Design, Best Performance & Games for Impact

Melina Juergens in Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice by Ninja Theory


Best Ongoing Game & Best eSports Game

Overwatch by Blizzard Entertainment


Best Mobile Game

Monument Valley 2 by Ustwo games


Best Handheld Game

Metroid: Samus Returns by MercurySteam Entertainment, Nintendo


Best VR/AR Game

Resident Evil 7: Biohazard by CAPCOM


Best Action Game

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus by MachineGames, Bethesda


Best Roleplaying Game

Persona 5 by Atlus, P Studio


Best Fighting Game

Injustice 2 by NetherRealm Studios


Best Family Game

Super Mario Odyssey by Nintendo


Best Strategy Game

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle by


Best Sports/Racing Game

Forza Motorsport 7 by Turn 10 Studios



Most Anticipated Game

The Last of Us Part II by Naughty Dog


Trending Gamer

Guy “Dr. Disrespect” Beahm


Best eSports Team

Cloud 9 – For the second year in a row


Best eSports Player

Lee “Faker” Sang-__hyeok


Student Game Award

Level Squared


Chinese Fan Game Award

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