Pokémon GO Just Cleaned Up At The Golden Joysticks By Winning A Bunch Of Awards
See the full winners list here.
Pokémon GO just nabbed two sought-after awards at the annual Golden Joysticks video game awards – winning the titles ‘Innovation of the Year’ AND ‘Handheld/Mobile Game of the Year’.
The 34th annual awards, held at London’s O2 Arena, crowned the best in gaming from the past year – from multiplayer blockbusters to the Youtubers who stream them!
Other big winners were Dark Souls 3, which earned the coveted title of Ultimate Game Of The Year, and Overwatch, which picked up more awards than any other games with 5 wins: Best Original Game, Best Multiplayer Game, PC Game of the Year, Competitive Game of the Year and Best Gaming Moment.
Check out the full winner’s list below and see if your fave came out on top!
Best Original Game - Overwatch
Best Storytelling - The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine
Best Visual Design - The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine
Best Audio - Fallout 4
Best Indie Game - Firewatch
Gaming Personality of the Year - Sean Plott (Day (9))
Best Multiplayer Game - Overwatch
Competitive Play of the Year - Coldzera's jumping AWP quad kill at MLG Columbus
Best Gaming Moment - Play of the game in Overwatch
YouTube - Upcoming Personality of the Year - Jesse Cox
Studio of the Year - CD Projekt Red
Innovation of the Year - Pokémon GO
Lifetime Achievement Award - Eiji Aonuma
Best Gaming Platform - Steam
Best Gaming Performance - Doug Cockle (Geralt in The Witcher 3)
Competitive Game of the Year – Overwatch
Nintendo Game of the Year - The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD
Playstation Game of the Year - Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
Xbox Game of the Year - Rise of the Tomb Raider
PC Game of the Year - Overwatch
Handheld/Mobile Game of the Year - Pokémon GO
Breakthrough Award - Eric Barone - Stardew Valley
Hall of Fame - Lara Croft
Critics Choice Award - Titanfall 2
Most Wanted Game - Mass Effect Andromeda
Ultimate Game of the Year - Dark Souls 3