Golden Joysticks start season roster

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the first video game nominees added to the 5th Annual program. The first nominees entering this season’s list of contenders were drafted in from the Golden Joystick Awards, announced on November 16, 2018. The Golden Joystick Awards are selected through a public vote that’s open […]

36th Annual Golden Joystick Winners List

Ultimate Game of the Year Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Celeste Dead Cells Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age Fortnite: Battle Royale – WINNER Forza Horizon 4 God of War Into the Breach Marvel’s Spider-Man Monster Hunter: World Red Dead Redemption 2 Subnautica Best Storytelling Forgotton Anne God of […]

Anticipated Dates

Golden Joysticks Noms – September 21 Wins – November 16 The Game Awards Noms – November 6 Wins – December 6 (confirmed) DICE Awards Noms – January 10 (confirmed) Wins – February 22 NAVGTR Awards Noms – February 14 Wins – March 13 SXSW Gaming Awards Noms – January 31 Wins – March 17 IGF […]

36th Annual Golden Joystick Award Nominees

The new awards season kicks off with the recent announcement of the 36th Annual Golden Joystick nominees! Winners will be selected from a public vote on GamesRadar in which millions of voters around the world will choose their favorites. Out of the 100+ nominees up for awards, just two carry the pack with 4 votes […]

Golden Joystick 2018 Dates

Nominees will be announced Friday, September 21, 2018. Winners are announced Friday, November 16, 2018. Full story at:

Golden Joystick 2017 Dates

The nominations for the 2017 Golden Joystick awards were announced on September 22, 2017. Winners were announced by November 30, 2017. Official voting link:

2017 Golden Joystick Winners

Top Winners: Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – 4 awards Horizon Zero Dawn – 3 awards Cuphead – 2 awards PUBG – 2 awards Best Storytelling Horizon: Zero Dawn – WINNER NieR: Automata Night in the Woods Persona 5 Prey Pyre Tacoma Torment: Tides of Numenera Uncharted: The Lost Legacy What Remains of […]

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