GJA Best Storytelling

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Horizon Zero Dawn

47
62

2.  Persona 5

33
31

3.  Nier: Automata

4
16

4.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

38
20

5.  Tacoma

22
4

TGA Best Performance

2017-The Game Awards

1.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy - Laura Bailey as "Nadine"

28
16

2.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy - Claudia Black as "Chloe Frazer"

40
13

3.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice - Melina Juergens as "Senua"

16
22

4.  Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus - Brian Bloom as "B.J. Blazkowicz"

24
13

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn - Ashly Burch as "Aloy"

40
18

D.I.C.E. Outstanding Achievement in Animation

2017-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  Cuphead

35
53

2.  Horizon Zero Dawn

35
20

G.A.N.G. Audio of the Year

2017-G.A.N.G. Awards

1.  Star Wars Battlefront II

40
20

2.  Cuphead

30
60

3.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

10
40

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

50
100

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

50
80

IGF Seumas McNally Grand Prize

2017-IGF Awards

1.  Baba is You

60
60

2.  Into the Breach

20
20

3.  West of Loathing

80
80

4.  Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy

40
40

5.  Night in the Woods

100
100

GDC Best Audio

2017-GDC Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

29
35

2.  Horizon Zero Dawn

34
33

3.  Nier: Automata

31
18

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

23
20

5.  Cuphead

17
3

SXSW Video Game of the Year

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Super Mario Odyssey

60
100

2.  PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

20
20

3.  Nier: Automata

40
60

4.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

100
80

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

80
40

BAFTA Artistic Achievement

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

71
58

2.  Cuphead

35
28

3.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

7
18

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

8
9

5.  Gorogoa

-
5

NAVGTR Game of the Year

2017-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Horizon Zero Dawn

-
67

Game of the Year

2017-War of Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

86
70

2.  Super Mario Odyssey

44
47

3.  Night in the Woods

9
21

GJA Best Original Game

2018-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Subnautica

85
80

2.  A Way Out

10
50

3.  The Council

5
35

4.  Chuchel

70
35

5.  Sea of Thieves

35
35

TGA Best Performance

2018-The Game Awards

1.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine - Cissy Jones as "Bertha"

60
60

2.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine - Sarah Elmaleh as "Rose"

30
80

3.  A Way Out - Fares Fares as "Leo"

-
100

4.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine - Sting as "Dire Wolf"

50
-

5.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine - Dave Fennoy as "Shaw"

80
-

D.I.C.E. Animation

2018-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

100
100

2.  Pit People

-
80

BAFTA Artistic Achievement

2018-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  Florence

60
100

2.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

100
80

3.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine

80
60

Survey: Which award program will "get it right" the most?

Award Survey Questions

1.  BAFTA Games Awards

80
50

2.  G.A.N.G. Awards

-
40

3.  GDC Awards

-
20

4.  SXSW Gaming Awards

40
30

5.  Golden Joysticks

80
10

GJA Best Visual Design

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

58
56

2.  Cuphead

51
49

3.  Final Fantasy XV

18
33

4.  Monument Valley 2

13
40

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

56
18

D.I.C.E. Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction

2017-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

26
34

2.  Horizon Zero Dawn

36
26

3.  Little Nightmares

20
26

4.  Cuphead

36
26

5.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

26
14

G.A.N.G. Best Sound Design for an Indie Game

2017-G.A.N.G. Awards

1.  Paranormal Activity: The Lost Soul

40
20

2.  So Let Us Melt

20
40

3.  Divinity: Original Sin II

60
100

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

100
80

5.  Monument Valley 2

80
60

IGF Nuovo Award

2017-IGF Awards

1.  Everything is Going to Be OK

20
13

2.  Cosmic Top Secret

10
7

3.  A Mortician's Tale

30
20

4.  Baba is You

50
33

5.  Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy

40
27

GDC Best Debut

2017-GDC Awards

1.  Golf Story

33
33

2.  Cuphead

100
60

3.  Night in the Woods

20
53

4.  Gorogoa

13
13

5.  Hollow Knight

27
33

SXSW Tabletop Game of the Year

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Santorini

60
20

2.  Near and Far

80
80

3.  Gloomhaven

20
40

4.  Clank! In! Space!

40
100

5.  The 7th Continent

100
60

BAFTA Audio Achievement

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

31
38

2.  Call of Duty: WWII

23
29

3.  Destiny 2

32
28

4.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

12
23

5.  Star Wars Battlefront II

14
8

NAVGTR Animation, Artistic

2017-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Cuphead

100
100

2.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

20
20

3.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

40
60

4.  Little Nightmares

60
40

5.  Persona 5

80
80

Art Direction

2017-War of Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

45
44

2.  Cuphead

58
48

3.  Persona 5

29
29

4.  Horizon Zero Dawn

22
27

5.  Chuchel

3
6

GJA Best Storytelling

2018-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  God of War

70
96

2.  Yakuza 6: The Song of Life

70
9

3.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine

60
29

4.  Far Cry 5

80
11

5.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

20
13

TGA Best Online Experience

2018-The Game Awards

1.  H1Z1

100
100

2.  Sea of Thieves

80
-

NAVGTR Animation, Artistic

2018-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

100
100

2.  Pit People

-
80

3.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine

80
-

Survey: Which will see the most winners prevail at War of Awards?

Award Survey Questions

1.  NAVGTR Awards

-
100

2.  GDC Awards

60
60

3.  Golden Joysticks

100
80

4.  BAFTA Games Awards

40
-

5.  The Game Awards

80
-

GJA Best Audio

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Persona 5

23
45

2.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

50
40

3.  Sniper Elite 4

5
13

4.  Life is Strange: Before the Storm

30
23

5.  Pyre

-
20

TGA Best Mobile Game

2017-The Game Awards

1.  Fire Emblem Heroes

87
91

2.  Hidden Folks

7
11

3.  Super Mario Run

13
3

4.  Monument Valley 2

27
9

5.  Old Man's Journey

20
14

D.I.C.E. Outstanding Achievement in Character

2017-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy - Claudia Black as "Chloe Frazer"

50
-

IGF Excellence in Visual Art

2017-IGF Awards

1.  The Gardens Between

80
80

2.  Luna

20
20

3.  Echo

40
40

4.  Cuphead

100
100

5.  Night in the Woods

60
60

GDC Best Design

2017-GDC Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

86
67

2.  Super Mario Odyssey

11
43

3.  PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

6
7

4.  Nier: Automata

9
10

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

14
3

SXSW Mobile Game of the Year

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp

80
80

2.  Gorogoa

100
100

3.  Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy

20
20

4.  Monument Valley 2

60
40

5.  Fire Emblem Heroes

40
60

BAFTA Best Game

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  Super Mario Odyssey

15
40

2.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

83
42

3.  Assassin's Creed Origins

5
12

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

-
17

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

22
15

NAVGTR Animation, Technical

2017-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Middle-earth: Shadow of War

20
10

2.  Splatoon 2

10
20

3.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

40
50

4.  Resident Evil 7 Biohazard

30
30

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

50
40

Audio

2017-War of Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

45
39

2.  Cuphead

35
39

3.  Nier: Automata

30
25

4.  Super Mario Odyssey

22
23

5.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

14
14

GJA Best Visual Design

2018-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Subnautica

60
75

2.  Sea of Thieves

20
55

3.  Chuchel

50
25

4.  God of War

100
50

5.  A Way Out

-
10

GJA Best Multiplayer Game

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Destiny 2

55
44

2.  Splatoon 2

18
31

3.  PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

75
18

4.  LawBreakers

15
20

5.  Friday the 13th: The Game

5
18

TGA Best Fighting Game

2017-The Game Awards

1.  Marvel Vs. Capcom: Infinite

87
29

2.  Nidhogg 2

13
14

3.  Arms

7
11

4.  Tekken 7

27
3

5.  Injustice 2

33
9

G.A.N.G. Best Cinematic/Cut-Scene Audio

2017-G.A.N.G. Awards

1.  Call of Duty: WWII

100
100

2.  Star Wars Battlefront II

80
60

3.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

40
40

4.  Halo Wars 2

20
20

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

60
80

IGF Excellence in Audio

2017-IGF Awards

1.  Celeste

100
100

2.  Uurnog Uurnlimited

20
20

3.  Rain World

40
40

4.  Tormentor X Punisher

80
80

5.  Cuphead

60
60

GDC Best Mobile Game

2017-GDC Awards

1.  Reigns: Her Majesty

60
53

2.  Gorogoa

47
53

3.  Monument Valley 2

33
67

4.  Bury Me, My Love

13
13

5.  Hidden Folks

40
7

SXSW Excellence in Gameplay

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Super Mario Odyssey

73
73

2.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

73
87

3.  Fortnite

60
33

4.  Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

13
27

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

27
27

BAFTA British Game

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  Monument Valley 2

14
50

2.  The Sexy Brutale

-
30

3.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

71
17

4.  Sniper Elite 4

-
17

5.  Total War: Warhammer II

14
-

NAVGTR Art Direction, Contemporary

2017-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

40
20

2.  Monument Valley 2

10
10

3.  Little Nightmares

30
30

4.  Persona 5

50
50

5.  Night in the Woods

20
40

Character/Performer

2017-War of Awards

1.  Horizon Zero Dawn - Ashly Burch as "Aloy"

58
55

2.  Guardians of the Galaxy - Scott Porter as "Peter Quill"

31
36

3.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy - Claudia Black as "Chloe Frazer"

29
28

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice - Melina Juergens as "Senua"

27
25

GJA Best Audio in association with DTS

2018-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

27
27

2.  Subnautica

47
40

3.  Celeste

20
33

4.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine

60
40

5.  God of War

53
60

D.I.C.E. Original Music Composition

2018-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  Florence

-
100

2.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

60
80

3.  Pit People

-
60

4.  Celeste

80
-

5.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine

100
-

IGF Excellence in Audio

2018-IGF Awards

1.  Iconoclasts

-
100

SXSW Excellence in Gameplay

2018-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Yakuza 6: The Song of Life

100
-

GJA Best Indie Game

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Tacoma

15
38

2.  What Remains of Edith Finch

30
40

3.  Everything

13
9

4.  Dream Daddy

30
13

5.  Friday the 13th: The Game

28
16

G.A.N.G. Best Dialogue

2017-G.A.N.G. Awards

1.  Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

80
80

2.  Destiny 2

20
20

3.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

60
40

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

100
100

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

40
60

IGF Excellence in Design

2017-IGF Awards

1.  Wilmot's Warehouse

20
20

2.  Uurnog Uurnlimited

40
40

3.  Baba is You

100
100

4.  Into the Breach

60
60

5.  Getting Over It with Bennett Foddy

80
80

GDC Innovation Award

2017-GDC Awards

1.  Gorogoa

13
47

2.  What Remains of Edith Finch

7
33

3.  Everything

20
40

4.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

100
67

5.  PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

27
27

SXSW Excellence in Art

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Persona 5

53
53

2.  Cuphead

100
87

3.  Gorogoa

20
40

4.  Nier: Automata

20
27

5.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

47
33

BAFTA Debut Game

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  Hollow Knight

17
50

2.  Cuphead

93
45

3.  Slime Rancher

-
25

4.  Night in the Woods

13
-

NAVGTR Art Direction, Fantasy

2017-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Destiny 2

90
80

2.  Middle-earth: Shadow of War

10
20

3.  Pyre

30
40

4.  Prey

20
10

5.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

50
50

Design

2017-War of Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

72
64

2.  Super Mario Odyssey

41
39

3.  Horizon Zero Dawn

33
38

4.  Baba is You

4
6

GJA Best Multiplayer Game

2018-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Sea of Thieves

83
65

2.  Genital Jousting

-
50

3.  H1Z1

13
50

4.  A Way Out

10
35

5.  Crawl

7
20

GJA Most Wanted Game

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Beyond Good and Evil 2

6
51

2.  God of War

14
23

3.  Death Stranding

49
29

4.  Red Dead Redemption 2

60
14

5.  Sea of Thieves

3
9

TGA Best Sports/Racing Game

2017-The Game Awards

1.  Gran Turismo Sport

60
100

2.  NBA 2K18

100
60

3.  Forza Motorsport 7

40
40

4.  FIFA 18

80
80

5.  Project Cars 2

20
20

D.I.C.E. Outstanding Achievement in Story

2017-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

100
-

2.  Horizon Zero Dawn

60
-

G.A.N.G. Best Game Audio Article, Publication or Broadcast

2017-G.A.N.G. Awards

1.  Steve Pardo: Creating Rock Band VR

40
60

2.  Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles: An Audio Development blog in two parts

20
20

3.  Scoring Wolfenstein II with the Baschet sonic sculptures

100
100

4.  Something Old, Something New: The Musical Influences of Monument Valley 2

60
80

5.  Gamasutra: "Musical Scoring with SFX in Mind for Call of Duty: WWII"

80
40

IGF Excellence in Narrative

2017-IGF Awards

1.  Night in the Woods

100
100

2.  Tooth and Tail

30
20

3.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine

10
7

4.  Attentat 1942

20
13

5.  Tacoma

40
27

GDC Best Narrative

2017-GDC Awards

1.  Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

16
32

2.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

60
36

3.  What Remains of Edith Finch

28
28

4.  Night in the Woods

28
32

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

4
24

SXSW Excellence in Animation

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Cuphead

93
87

2.  Assassin's Creed Origins

13
13

3.  Super Mario Odyssey

40
47

4.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

60
47

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

27
33

BAFTA Family

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  Super Mario Odyssey

84
63

2.  Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

11
38

3.  Just Dance 2018

22
20

NAVGTR Art Direction, Period Influence

2017-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Dishonored: Death of the Outsider

40
20

2.  Assassin's Creed Origins

80
40

3.  Cuphead

60
80

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

20
60

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

100
100

Narrative

2017-War of Awards

1.  Horizon Zero Dawn

39
41

2.  Persona 5

42
40

3.  What Remains of Edith Finch

22
25

4.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

31
24

5.  Night in the Woods

19
18

SXSW Excellence in Animation

2018-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

100
100

2.  Where the Water Tastes Like Wine

80
80

GJA Best Streamer/Broadcaster

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Hannah Rutherford

12
20

2.  Jacksepticeye

48
44

3.  Polygon

32
32

4.  What's Good Games

8
60

5.  Markiplier

76
32

D.I.C.E. Outstanding Technical Achievement

2017-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  Horizon Zero Dawn

-
80

IGF Best Student Game

2017-IGF Awards

1.  Baba is You

100
100

GDC Best Technology

2017-GDC Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

87
93

2.  Destiny 2

33
40

3.  Horizon Zero Dawn

27
53

4.  Assassin's Creed Origins

20
20

5.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

47
13

SXSW Excellence in Technical Achievement

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Skyrim VR

100
100

2.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

80
40

3.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

40
60

4.  Nier: Automata

60
20

5.  Resident Evil 7 Biohazard

20
80

BAFTA Game Design

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

60
33

2.  Super Mario Odyssey

18
22

3.  What Remains of Edith Finch

-
22

4.  Nier: Automata

27
22

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

16
-

NAVGTR Camera Direction in a Game Engine

2017-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Call of Duty: WWII

20
10

2.  Uncharted: The Lost Legacy

50
40

3.  What Remains of Edith Finch

50
50

4.  Gravity Rush 2

40
50

5.  Nier: Automata

30
20

New IP/Debut

2017-War of Awards

1.  Cuphead

42
48

2.  Horizon Zero Dawn

28
32

3.  PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

62
25

4.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

8
19

5.  Snipperclips

5
13

GJA Innovation of the Year

2018-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Nintendo Labo

100
100

2.  A Way Out

-
80

3.  Sea of Thieves

80
-

GJA Studio of the Year

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  Guerrilla Games

77
60

2.  Nintendo EPD

50
47

3.  Boss Key Productions

-
40

4.  Bluehole Studio Inc.

30
30

5.  Rebellion

17
7

TGA Best Narrative

2017-The Game Awards

1.  Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

30
20

2.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

40
25

3.  What Remains of Edith Finch

50
15

4.  Nier: Automata

10
5

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

20
10

D.I.C.E. Action Game of the Year

2017-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

100
80

2.  Call of Duty: WWII

60
20

3.  Destiny 2

40
-

G.A.N.G. Best Interactive Score

2017-G.A.N.G. Awards

1.  Call of Duty: WWII

80
80

2.  Star Wars Battlefront II

60
20

3.  Destiny 2

40
40

4.  Pyre

100
100

5.  Halo Wars 2

20
60

GDC Best Visual Art

2017-GDC Awards

1.  Persona 5

40
37

2.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

27
40

3.  Cuphead

37
23

4.  Night in the Woods

3
20

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

27
23

SXSW Excellence in Visual Achievement

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Assassin's Creed Origins

100
60

2.  Cuphead

80
80

3.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

40
40

4.  Nier: Automata

20
20

5.  Horizon Zero Dawn

60
100

BAFTA Game Innovation

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

44
57

2.  Gorogoa

-
14

3.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

11
14

4.  Snipperclips

22
14

5.  Nier: Automata

22
-

Trending Personality

2017-War of Awards

1.  Markiplier

72
75

2.  Guy Beahm ("Dr. Disrespect")

53
47

D.I.C.E. Action Game of the Year

2018-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  A Way Out

-
100

2.  Sea of Thieves

100
-

NAVGTR Character Design

2018-NAVGTR Awards

1.  Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

100
80

2.  Monster Hunter: World

-
60

3.  Pit People

80
100

GJA Ultimate Game of the Year

2017-Golden Joystick Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

75
55

2.  Persona 5

13
28

3.  Horizon Zero Dawn

43
40

4.  Assassin's Creed Origins

-
33

5.  Super Mario Odyssey

35
45

D.I.C.E. Adventure Game of the Year

2017-D.I.C.E. Awards

1.  The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

100
100

2.  Horizon Zero Dawn

40
20

G.A.N.G. Best Music in a Casual/Social Game

2017-G.A.N.G. Awards

1.  Club Penguin Island

80
40

2.  Crusader's of Light

20
20

3.  Gunman Taco Truck

40
80

4.  So Let Us Melt

60
60

5.  Contra Returns

100
100

GDC Best VR/AR Game

2017-GDC Awards

1.  Resident Evil 7 Biohazard

75
75

2.  SUPERHOT VR

20
35

3.  Star Trek: Bridge Crew

10
30

4.  Skyrim VR

5
5

5.  Lone Echo/Echo Arena

15
15

SXSW Excellence in Narrative

2017-SXSW Gaming Awards

1.  Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

80
100

2.  What Remains of Edith Finch

90
80

3.  Prey

40
40

4.  Persona 5

40
40

5.  Night in the Woods

50
40

BAFTA Mobile Game

2017-BAFTA Game Awards

1.  Monument Valley 2

70
89

2.  Stranger Things: The Game

20
11