The 35th annual Golden Joystick Awards has come to a close, with all of 2017 winners now crowned. I shan’t beat around the bush, as I know you’re only here to know whether your favorite game took home the gold!
Here are all of the winners and their respective categories:
– Ultimate Game of the Year — The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
– Best Story — Horizon Zero Dawn
– Best Visual Design — Cuphead
– Best Audio — The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
– Best Gaming Performance — Ashly Burch (Horizon Zero Dawn)
– Best Indie Game — Friday the 13th: The Game
– Best Multiplayer Game — PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
– Studio of the Year — Nintendo EPD
– Best VR Game — Resident Evil 7
– eSports Play of the Year — Agilities from Los Angeles Valiant
– eSports Team of the Year — Lunatic-Hai
– eSports Game of the Year — Overwatch
– Best Streamer/Broadcaster — Markiplier
– Handheld/Mobile Game of the Year — Pokémon Sun and Moon
– Nintendo Game of the Year — The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
– PlayStation Game of the Year — Horizon Zero Dawn
– Xbox Game of the Year — Cuphead
– PC Game of the Year — PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
– Critics Choice — The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
– Breakthrough Award — Ashly Burch
– Hall of Fame Award — Final Fantasy
– Most Wanted — The Last of Us Part II
– Still Playing — World of Tanks
Horizon Zero Dawn came in second place for Game of the Year, while Persona 5 came in third.
What do you think of the results? Did you favorite game get a win? Let us know.
In other news, Star Wars Battlefront II microtransactions were removed from the game, Epic Games has commented about team-killing and weapon balance in Fortnite Battle Royale, and the upcoming PUBG desert map got new screenshots.
Source: Golden Joystick Awards (Twitch)