The winners of this Gamescom awards have been announced, with The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild taking the Best of Gamescom award.
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The winners of this year’s Gamescom awards have been announced, and there are some surprising winners. For Honor took Best PlayStation 4 Game, while Sea of Thieves took Best Xbox One Game. Unsurprisingly The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild took the prize for Best Wii U Game, and also Best of Gamescom. GameSpot report that an “international expert jury” chose just 73 nominations from over 200 entries. The full list of award winners is available below. Congratulations to every team that was involved in a winning game. Commiserations to those who fell short of an award.

  • Best Add-on/DLC: Destiny: Rise of Iron (Activision Blizzard)
  • Best Preview/Vision: Horizon: Zero Dawn (Sony)
  • Best Booth: Mafia III (2K)
  • Best PlayStation 4 Game: For Honor (Ubisoft)
  • Best Xbox One Game: Sea of Thieves (Microsoft)
  • Best Wii U Game: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)
  • Best PC Game: For Honor (Ubisoft)
  • Best Mobile Game: Mario Party Star Rush (Nintendo)
  • Best Role-Playing Game: Final Fantasy XV (Square Enix)
  • Best Racing Game: Forza Horizon 3 (Microsoft)
  • Best Action Game: Battlefield 1 (Electronic Arts)
  • Best Simulation Game: NBA 2K17 (2K)
  • Best Sports Game: Steep (Ubisoft)
  • Best Family Game: Skylanders Imaginators (Activision)
  • Best Strategy Game: Sid Meier’s Civilization VI (2K)
  • Best Puzzle/Skill Game: Dragon Quest Builders (Square Enix)
  • Best Social/Online Game: Gwent: The Witcher Card Game (CD Projekt Red)
  • Best Casual Game: Battlezone (Rebellion)
  • Best Multiplayer Game: Sea of Thieves (Microsoft)
  • Best Virtual Reality Game: Wilson’s Heart (Twisted Pixel)
  • Best Hardware: PlayStation VR (Sony)
  • Indie award: Little Nightmares (Bandai Namco)
  • Consumer award: Battlefield 1 (Electronic Arts)
  • Best of Gamescom: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)
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