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The Game Awards 2016 winners, Overwatch becomes Game of the Year

December 2, 2016 by Alex Novichenko

The Game Awards 2016 is over and all winners are set. Main prize goes to Overwatch from Blizzard, which also takes the first place in Best Game Direction, Best Multiplayer and Best Esports Game nominees. The other projects for Game of the Year were Doom, Inside, Titanfall 2 and Uncharted 4: A Thief's End.

 

GAME OF THE YEAR

 

BEST GAME DIRECTION

 

BEST NARRATIVE

 

BEST ART DIRECTION

 

BEST MUSIC/SOUND DESIGN

 

BEST PERFORMANCE

  • Alex Hernandez as Lincoln Clay, Mafia III
  • Cissy Jones as Delilah, Firewatch
  • Emily Rose as Elena, Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
  • WINNER - Nolan North as Nathan Drake, Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
  • Rich Summer as Henry, Firewatch
  • Troy Baker as Sam Drake, Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

 

GAMES FOR IMPACT

 

BEST INDEPENDENT GAME

 

BEST MOBILE/HANDHELD

 

BEST VR GAME

 

BEST ACTION GAME

 

BEST ACTION/ADVENTURE GAME

 

BEST RPG

 

BEST FIGHTING GAME

 

BEST STRATEGY GAME

 

BEST FAMILY GAME

 

BEST SPORTS/RACING

 

BEST MULTIPLAYER

 

MOST ANTICIPATED GAME

 

TRENDING GAMER, PRESENTED BY INTEL

  • AngryJoeShow
  • WINNER - Boogie2988
  • Danny O'Dwyer
  • JackSepticEye
  • Lirik

 

BEST ESPORTS PLAYER, PRESENTED BY OMEN BY HP

  • Faker – Lee Sang-hyeok (SK Telecom T1, League of Legends)
  • WINNER - Coldzera – Marcelo David (SK Gaming, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)
  • ByuN –Hyun Woo (Starcraft 2)
  • Infiltrator – Lee Seeon-woo (Team Razer, Street Fighter V)
  • Hungrybox – Juan Debiedma (Team Liquid, Super Smash Bros.)

 

BEST ESPORTS TEAM

  • SK Telecom T1 (League of Legends)
  • Wings Gaming (DOTA2)
  • SK Gaming
  • ROX Tigers (League of Legends)
  • WINNER - Cloud 9

 

BEST ESPORTS GAME