Winners of the 4th Annual War of Awards

This year at PAX East, Boston was home to the 4th Annual War of Awards. The epic awards showdown takes its nominees from the winners of the major game award programs throughout the year and has attendees attesting or chaotically fumbling through their merits and voting for their favorites in an “Iowa caucus” live debate […]

4th Annual War of Awards set to Premiere on Twitch

This year at PAX East, Boston was home to the 4th Annual War of Awards. The epic awards showdown takes its nominees from the winners of the major game award programs throughout the year and has attendees attesting or chaotically fumbling through their merits and voting for their favorites in an “Iowa caucus” live debate […]

14th Annual BAFTA Games Award Winners

ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENT CUPHEAD – StudioMDHR Entertainment Inc./StudioMDHR Entertainment Inc. GOROGOA – Jason Roberts, Buried Signal/Annapurna Interactive HELLBLADE: SENUA’S SACRIFICE – Ninja Theory Ltd/ Ninja Theory Ltd – WINNER HORIZON ZERO DAWN – Guerrilla/Sony Interactive Entertainment Europe THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: BREATH OF THE WILD – Nintendo EPD/Nintendo UNCHARTED: THE LOST LEGACY – Naughty Dog/Sony Interactive […]

Annual Caucus / Live Debate 2018

Final “War of Awards” contenders uniquely qualify only by first winning a competitive award from a recognized major organization in a similar category. Online polling is unofficial, as the final result is determined by annual caucus attendees LIKE YOU at the last live “War of Awards” debate of the year. For 2018, PAX East was […]

Tentative 2019 Dates for IGF, GDC, GANG

Next year’s GDC dates are March 18-22, 2019. Best guess is that puts the GDC/IGF awards on March 20, 2019, and the G.A.N.G. Awards on March 21, 2019.

G.A.N.G. Award Winners Complete the WAR OF AWARDS Nominee List

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to this year’s lineup. The final nominees entering the awards showdown are drafted from the Game Audio Network Guild Awards, made public on March 29, 2018. The newest contenders to be considered from the G.A.N.G awards are Uncharted: The Lost […]

16th Annual G.A.N.G. Award Winners

Audio of The Year Cuphead – WINNER Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Horizon Zero Dawn Star Wars™ Battlefront™ II Uncharted: The Lost Legacy Music of the Year Call of Duty: WWII – WINNER Horizon Zero Dawn RiME So Let Us Melt Star Wars Battlefront II Sound Design of the Year Call of Duty WWII – WINNER Halo […]

GDC Award Winners Updated to the WAR OF AWARDS

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to this year’s program. The most recent nominees to be entered into the awards showdown were drafted in from the Game Developers Choice Awards, announced on March 21, 2018. Each of these winning games has been voted by a […]

IGF Award Winners Make the Cut in This Year’s WAR OF AWARDS

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to this year’s program. The most recent nominees to be entered into the awards showdown were drafted in from the Independent Games Festival Awards, announced on March 21, 2018 during the Game Developer’s Conference in San Francisco. The newest […]

IGF Award Winners Make the Cut in This Year's WAR OF AWARDS

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to this year’s program. The most recent nominees to be entered into the awards showdown were drafted in from the Independent Games Festival Awards, announced on March 21, 2018 during the Game Developer’s Conference in San Francisco. The newest […]

2018 GDC Award Winners

Best Audio Cuphead (StudioMDHR) Nier: Automata (PlatinumGames / Square Enix) Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory) The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo EPD / Nintendo) – WINNER Horizon Zero Dawn (Guerrilla Games / Sony Interactive Entertainment) Best Debut Team Cherry (Hollow Knight) Sidebar Games (Golf Story) StudioMDHR (Cuphead) – WINNER Infinite Fall (Night […]

2018 IGF Award Winners

Seumas McNally Grand Prize Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy (Bennett Foddy) Night in the Woods (Infinite Fall) – WINNER West of Loathing (Asymmetric Publications) Into the Breach (Subset Games) Heat Signature (Suspicious Developments) Baba is You (Hempuli)  Excellence in Visual Art Night in the Woods (Infinite Fall) Cuphead (StudioMDHR) Echo (ULTRA ULTRA) Luna (Funomena) […]

SXSW Gaming Award Winners Added to the WAR OF AWARDS

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to this year’s program. The most recent nominees to be entered into the awards showdown were drafted in from the SXSW Gaming Awards, announced on March 17, 2018. The SXSW Gaming Awards are compiled among the results of more […]

2018 SXSW Gaming Award Winners

Excellence in SFX Call of Duty: WWII – Activision / Sledgehammer Games Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – Ninja Theory Resident Evil 7: Biohazard – Capcom Super Mario Odyssey – Nintendo – WINNER Uncharted: The Lost Legacy – Sony Interactive Entertainment / Naughty Dog Excellence in Musical Score Cuphead – StudioMDHR NieR: Automata – Square Enix / […]

2018 BAFTA Games Award Nominees

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice takes the lead with nine nominations. Horizon Zero Dawn follows closely with eight. What Remains of Edith Finch took seven total nominations, and Gorogoa and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild have collected five nominations each. The full list of categories and nominees are: ARTISTIC ACHIEVEMENT CUPHEAD – StudioMDHR Entertainment […]

NAVGTR Award Winners Take Their Place in the WAR OF AWARDS

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to this year’s program. Each of these winning games has been voted by a selected assembly of more than 700 press members from the gaming industry and are seen to be of the highest marks in art, design, writing, […]

2018 NAVGTR Award Winners

TOP WINNERS: Horizon Zero Dawn – 7 Cuphead – 6 Super Mario Odyssey – 5 Persona 5 – 5 Resident Evil 7 Biohazard – 4   Animation, Artistic   Cuphead  – WINNER Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Little Nightmares Persona 5 Uncharted: The Lost Legacy     Animation, Technical   Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Horizon Zero Dawn  – […]

D.I.C.E. Winners Enter WAR OF AWARDS

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to this year’s program. The newest games included in the running for their April 7 event are the recent winners of DICE Awards in their respective categories. Each of these winning games has been voted by a selected assembly […]

D.I.C.E. Dates

The D.I.C.E. Awards are scheduled for February 22, 2018, in Las Vegas.  Nominations were announced on January 13, 2018.

2018 D.I.C.E. Nominees

Outstanding Achievement in Animation Cuphead For Honor Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Horizon Zero Dawn Uncharted: The Lost Legacy  Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction Cuphead Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice Horizon Zero Dawn Little Nightmares The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild  Outstanding Achievement in Character Assassin’s Creed Origins – Bayek Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – Senua Horizon Zero […]

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