The Game Awards 2017: Here’s A List of All The Winners

The Game Awards 2017 has finally concluded with a game of the year nominee and now we have a full list of all the winners in their specific category.

The Game Awards is an annual event that allows nominations for multiple games across the industry as a whole in categories like Action, Story Telling and Narrative. Its importance can’t be denied because it is essentially a major gaming even full of reveals, live performance and celebrity guests.

Best Music Score: Nier Automata

Trending Gamer: Dr. Disrespect

Best Narrative: What Remains of Eidth Finch

Best Action Game: Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

Best Art Direction: Cuphead

Industry Icon Award: Carol Shaw

Best Debut Game: Cuphead

Best Ongoing Game: Overwatch

Best eSports Game: Overwatch

Best eSports Player: Lee sang-hyeok “Faker”

Best eSports Team: Cloud9

Most Anticipated Game: The Last of Us Part II

Best RPG: Persona 5

Best Family Game: Super Mario Odyssey

Best Strategy Game: Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Best Chinese Game: jx3 HD

Best VR Game: Resident Evil 7

Best Student Game: Level Squared

Games for Impact: Hellblade

Best Audio Design: Hellblade

Best Performance: Melina Juergens (Hellblade)

Best Game Direction: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Best Action/Adventure: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

Game of the Year: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The Nominees for The Game Awards can be seen below.

Game of the Year

  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Persona 5

Best Game Direction

  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
  • Resident Evil VII: Biohazard
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Horizon Zero Dawn

Best Narrative

  • NieR: Automata
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Horizon Zero Dawn

Best Art Direction

  • Cuphead
  • Destiny 2
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Persona 5
  • Horizon Zero Dawn

Best Score/Music

  • Destiny 2
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Persona 5
  • Cuphead
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • NieR: Automata

Best Audio Design

  • Destiny 2
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Resident Evil VII: Biohazard
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Best Performance

  • Hellblade – Melina Juergens as Senua
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy – Laura Bailey as Nadine Ross
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy – Claudia Black as Chloe Frazer
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus – Brian Bloom as BJ
  • Horizon Zero Dawn – Ashley Burch as Aloy

Games for Impact

  • Please Knock on My Door
  • Night in the Woods
  • Life is Strange: Before the Storm
  • Bury Me, My Love
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Best Ongoing Game

  • Warframe
  • Rainbow Six: Siege
  • Overwatch
  • Grand Theft Auto Online
  • Destiny 2
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Best Mobile Game

  • Fire Emblem Heroes
  • Super Mario Run
  • Old Man’s Journey
  • Monument Valley 2
  • Hidden Folks

Best Handheld Game

  • Poochy and Yoshi’s Wooly World
  • Monster Hunter: Stories
  • Metroid: Samus Returns
  • Ever Oasis
  • Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadow of Valentia

Best VR/AR Game

  • Superhot: VR
  • Star Trek: Bridge Crew
  • Lone Echo/Echo Arena
  • Farpoint
  • Resident Evil VII: Biohazard

Best Action Game

  • Prey
  • Nioh
  • Destiny 2
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
  • Cuphead

Best Action Adventure Game

  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Assassin’s Creed: Origins
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Horizon Zero Dawn

Best RPG

  • Final Fantasy XV
  • South Park: The Fractured But Whole
  • NieR: Automata
  • Persona 5
  • Divinity: Original Sin II

Best Fighting Game

  • Tekken 7
  • Nidhogg 2
  • Marvel vs Capcom: Infinite
  • Injustice 2
  • ARMS

Best Family Game

  • Splatoon 2
  • Sonic Mania
  • Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  • Super Mario Odyssey

Best Strategy Game

  • XCOM 2: War of the Chosen
  • Tooth and Tail
  • Total War: Warhammer II
  • Halo Wars 2
  • Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • Project Cars 2
  • FIFA 18
  • Pro Evolution Soccer 18
  • NBA 2K18
  • Forza Motorsport 7
  • Gran Turismo Sport

Best Multiplayer

  • Call of Duty: WWII
  • Fortnite
  • Splatoon 2
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  • Destiny 2
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

Most Anticipated Game

  • The Last of Us: Part II
  • Red Dead Redemption II
  • God of War
  • Monster Hunter World
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man

Best Independent Game

  • Pyre
  • Night in the Woods
  • Cuphead
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Best Student Game

  • Meaning
  • Level Squared
  • Impulsion
  • Falling Sky
  • Hollowed
  • From Light

Trending Gamer

  • Stephen Spohn from Able Gamers
  • Mike Grzesiek from Shroud
  • Guy Beahm as Dr.Disrespect
  • Clint Lexa as HalfCoordinated
  • Andrea Rene from What’s Good Games

Best Esports Game

  • Rocket League
  • League of Legends
  • DOTA 2
  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • Overwatch

Best Esports Player

  • Kuro “KuroKy” Salehi Takhasomi
  • Je-hong “ryujehong” Ryu
  • Nikola ‘NiKo’ Kovac
  • Marcelo ‘coldzera’ David
  • Lee sang-hyeok “Faker”

Best Esports Team

  • Team Liquid
  • SK Telecom 1
  • Lunatic-Hai
  • FaZe Clan
  • Cloud 9

Best Debut Indie Game

  • Slime Rancher
  • Mr.Shifty
  • Hollow Knight
  • Golf Story
  • Cuphead

Best Chinese Game

  • Monument Valley 2
  • jx3 HD
  • Gumballs
  • ICEY
  • King of Glory

The Game Awards 2017 were hosted by Geoff Keighley. It is an annual event comprising of several industry figures and backed by the industry giants including Sony, Microsoft and Nintendo.

Khurram Imtiaz

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