Game Developers Choice Awards Winners and Losers

Tonight, Journey killed it, winning every category it was nominated for at the Game Developers Choice Awards. The game was nominated for six awards and dominated in each one. Below are the winners and losers.

Best Visual Arts

  • Borderlands 2 (Gearbox Software/2K Games)
  • Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks)
  • Far Cry 3 (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft)
  • Halo 4 (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios
  • Journey (Thatgamecompany/Sony Computer Entertainment)

Best Technology

  • Assassin’s Creed 3 (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft)
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (Tryarch/Activision)
  • Far Cry 3 (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft)
  • Halo 4 (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios)
  • PlanetSide 2 (Sony Online Entertainment)

Best Narrative

  • Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks)
  • Mass Effect 3 (BioWare/Electronic Arts)
  • Spec Ops: The Line (Yager Entertainment/2K Games)
  • The Walking Dead (Telltale Games)
  • Virtue’s Last Reward (Chunsoft/Aksys Games)

Best Handheld/Mobile Game

  • Gravity Rush (SCE Japan Studio/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • Hero Academy (Robot Entertainment)
  • Kid Icarus: Uprising (Sora/Nintendo)
  • Sound Shapes (Queasy Games/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • The Room (Fireproof Games)

Best Game Design

  • Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks)
  • Journey (Thatgamecompany/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • Mark Of The Ninja (Klei Entertainment/Microsoft Studios)
  • Spelunky (Derek Yu/Andy Hull)
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown (Firaxis Games/2K Games)

Best Downloadable Game

  • Journey (Thatgamecompany/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • Mark of the Ninja (Kley Entertainment/Microsoft Studios)
  • Spelunky (Derek Yu/Andy Hull)
  • The Walking Dead (Telltale Games)
  • Trials: Evolution (RedLynx/Microsoft Studios)

Best Debut

  • Fireproof Games (The Room)
  • Giant Sparrow (The Unfinished Swan)
  • Humble Hearts (Dust: An Elysian Tail)
  • Polytron Corporation (Fez)
  • Subset Games (FTL: Faster Than Light)

Best Audio

  • Assassin’s Creed 3 (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft)
  • Halo 4 (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios)
  • Hotline Miami (Dennaton Games/Devolver Digital)
  • Journey (Thatgamecompany/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • Sound Shapes (Queasy Games/Sony Computer Entertainment)

Innovation Award

  • FTL: Faster Than Light (Subset Games)
  • Journey (Thatgamecompany/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • Mark of the Ninja (Klei Entertainment/Microsoft Studios)
  • The Unfinished Swan (Giant Sparrow/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • ZombiU (Ubisoft Montpellier/Ubisoft)

Game of the Year

  • Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks)
  • Journey  (Thatgamecompany/Sony Computer Entertainment)
  • Mass Effect 3 (BioWare/Electronic Arts)
  • The Walking Dead (Telltale Games)
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown (Firaxis Games/2K Games)

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