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The Game Awards: God of War: Ragnarok Sweeps! (Full Winner’s List)

The Game Awards were held this past Thursday, live from Los Angeles and it was a show to remember! Geoff Keighley and some of the industry’s biggest developers brought some amazing trailers, speeches, musical performances, and of course, a few surprises, including a surprise Game of the Year nomination for the unorthodox rabbi, Bill Clinton. Yes, you read that right! With a long list of winners, and although it didn’t win Game of the Year, God of War: Ragnarok, swept The Game Awards winning six out of the ten awards it was nominated for.

The Game Awards Full Winner’s List:

  • Best Game Direction: Elden Ring
  • Best RPG: Elden Ring
  • Best Art Direction: Elden Ring
  • Game of the Year: Elden Ring
  • Best Narrative: God of War: Ragnarok
  • Best Score/Music: God of War: Ragnarok’s Bear McCreary
  • Best Audio Design: God of War: Ragnarok
  • Best Performance: God of War: Ragnarok’s Christopher Judge
  • Innovation in Accessibility: God of War: Ragnarok
  • Best Action/Adventure Game: God of War: Ragnarok
  • Games for Impact: As Dusk Falls
  • Best Fighting Game: MultiVersus
  • Best Action Game: Bayonetta 3
  • Best Family Game: Kirby and the Forgotten Land
  • Best SIM/Strategy Game: Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope
  • Best Adaptation: Arcane: League of Legends
  • Most Anticipated Game: The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom
  • Content Creator of the Year: Ludwig
  • Best Esports Athlete: Jacob “YAY” Whiteaker
  • Best Esports Coach: Matheus “bzkA” Tarasconi
  • Best Esports Team: Loud
  • Best Esports Game: Valorant
  • Best Esports Event: 2022 League of Legends World Championship
  • Best Multiplayer Game: Splatoon 3
  • Best Sports/Racing Game: Gran Turismo 7
  • Best Indie Game: Stray
  • Best Debut Indie Game: Stray
  • Best Ongoing Game: Final Fantasy 14 Online
  • Best Community Support: Final Fantasy 14 Online
  • Best Mobile Game: Marvel Snap
  • Best VR/AR Game: Moss: Book II

In a shocking turn of events Elden Ring won Game of the Year, an award many gamers and viewers alike saw God of War: Ragnarok taking. A pleasant surprise for many we are sure. Did your favorite game take home an award at this year’s The Game Awards? Let us know in the comments!

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