As 2017 draws to a close the annual Games Awards night has been and gone with some great games winning and one that got away!

The Games Awards hosted their annual awards evening with 107 games and individuals being nominated for this years awards. The Game Awards are the descendant of Spike TV’s Video Game Awards, an annual celebration which ran from 2003 to 2013

The ceremony streamed live online with some great announcments including the first public showing of the new PUBG Map.

You can watch the stream above or if you want to find out who won what read the list of winners below.

You can always read the list below to find out who won what…

  • Game of the Year – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Best Game Direction – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Best Narrative – What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Best Art Direction – Cuphead
  • Best Score/Music – Nier: Automata
  • Best Audio Design – Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Best Performance – Melina Juergens as Senua, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Games for Impact – Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Best Ongoing Game – Overwatch
  • Best Mobile Game – Monument Valley 2
  • Best Handheld Game – Metroid: Samus Returns
  • Best VR/AR Game – Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
  • Best Action Game – Wolfenstein 2: The New Colossus
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Best RPG – Persona 5
  • Best Fighting Game – Injustice 2
  • Best Family Game – Super Mario Odyssey
  • Best Strategy Game – Mario + Rabbids Kingdom
  • Battle Best Sports/Racing Game – Forza Motorsport 7
  • Most Anticipated Game Presented by McCafé (ba dap bap bah bah) – The Last of Us Part 2
  • Best Independent Game – Cuphead
  • Best Student Game – Level Squared
  • Trending Gamer – Guy Beahm, Dr. Disrespect
  • Best Esports Game – Overwatch
  • Best Esports Player, Presented by Omen by HP – Lee sang-hyeok, “Faker”
  • Best Esports Team – Cloud9
  • Best Debut Indie Game, presented by Schick Hydro – Cuphead
  • Best Chinese Game – jx3 HD(《剑网3》重制版 )

All the games above were announced during the event, but look closely at the list and you may notice there is no Best Multiplayer game, this award somehow got missed out! I can confirm the winner for this award was PUBG. The Game Awards producer and host Geoff Keighley told Polygon that the omission wasn’t an oversight, but just a delay—for which he apologized..

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