Zelda takes the big prize, but Hellblade and Cuphead snag 3 awards apiece
Last night saw the winners crowned from The Games Awards in a glitzy ceremony in LA.
The Legend of Zelda was one of the biggest winners, taking Best Game Direction, Game of the Year and Best Action/Adventure, but Cuphead and Hellblade picked up three awards apiece.
The real winners were nintendo, with five awards for their games, six if you count Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, which does have Mario's grinning face on the cover, despite its development at Ubisoft.
Here's a 9 minute video all about how great The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is. I'm not even being sarcastic, I just really like it.
Here are all of the awards, if you're that way inclined.
GAME OF THE YEAR The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild (Nintendo EPD/Nintendo)
BEST GAME DIRECTION The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild (Nintendo EPD)
BEST NARRATIVE What Remains Of Edith Finch (Ian Dallas/Giant Sparrow)
BEST ART DIRECTION Cuphead (Studio MDHR Entertainment)
BEST SCORE/MUSIC NieR: Automata (Keiichi Okabe, Keigo Hoashi)
BEST AUDIO DESIGN Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory)
BEST PERFORMANCE Melina Juergens, Hellblade (as Senua)
GAMES FOR IMPACT Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory)
BEST ONGOING GAME Overwatch (Blizzard)
BEST INDEPENDENT GAME Cuphead (Studio MDHR Entertainment)
BEST MOBILE GAME Monument Valley II (ustwo games)
BEST HANDHELD GAME Metroid: Samus Returns (MercurySteam/Nintendo)
BEST VR/AR GAME Resident Evil 7 biohazard (Capcom)
BEST ACTION GAME Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus (MachineGames/Bethesda)
BEST ACTION/ADVENTURE GAME The Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild (Nintendo EPD/Nintendo)
BEST ROLE-PLAYING GAME Persona 5 (Atlus)
BEST FIGHTING GAME Injustice 2 (NetherRealm Studios/Warner Bros. Interactive Ent)
BEST FAMILY GAME Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo EAD/Nintendo)
BEST STRATEGY GAME Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle (Ubisoft Paris + Milan/Ubisoft)
BEST SPORTS/RACING GAME Forza Motorsport 7 (Turn 10 Studios/Microsoft Studios)
MOST ANTICIPATED GAME The Last Of Us Part II (Naughty Dog/Sony Interactive Entertainment)
TRENDING GAMER Guy Beahm (‘Dr. Disrespect’)
BEST ESPORTS GAME Overwatch (Blizzard)
BEST ESPORTS PLAYER PRESENTED BY OMEN BY HP Lee Sang-hyeok ‘Faker’ (SK Telecom 1, League Of Legends)
BEST ESPORTS TEAM Cloud9
STUDENT GAME AWARD Level Squared (Kip Brennan, Stephen Scoglio, Dane Perry Svendsen/Swinburne University)
BEST DEBUT INDIE GAME Cuphead (Studio MDHR Entertainment)
CHINESE FAN GAME AWARD jx3 HD???3???? (Kingsoft Corporation)