Results of The Game Awards 2014

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Published: December 5, 2014 10:04 PM /


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Last night, the Geoff Keighley-produced awards show celebrated the gaming year and included an array of announcements regarding new games to be released in 2015. The show, simply called The Game Awards, replaced Spike's VGX awards and was held at the Axis in Las Vegas.

The Game Awards 2014

The Game Awards show, available via live stream, only featured a tribute to Roberta and Ken Williams, the creative couple behind Sierra On-Line, as well as twenty-one awards to be presented. Sixteen of these awards were the result of a jury consisting of major video game figures, including Hideo Kojima (Konami, Kojima Productions), Reggie Fils-Aime (Nintendo), Phil Spencer (Microsoft), Martin Tremblay (WB Interactive), Shawn Layden (Sony Computer Entertainment America), Peter Moore (Electronic Arts) and the undisclosed presence of Rockstar Studios and Valve. Along with these are five categories voted for by fans.

Below are the awards to be given tonight, split between Jury and Fan voted categories and in no particular order.

Jury Voted Awards

Game of the Year

  • Bayonetta 2
  • Dark Souls II
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition (Winner)
  • Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor

Developer of the Year

  • Blizzard Entertainment
  • Monolith Productions
  • Nintendo (Winner)
  • Telltale Games
  • Ubisoft Montreal

Best Independent Game

  • Broken Age Act I
  • Monument Valley
  • Shovel Knight (Winner)
  • Transistor
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Best Mobile/Handheld Game

  • Bravely Default
  • Hearthstone (Winner)
  • Monument Valley
  • Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS
  • Threes!

Best Narrative

  • South Park: The Stick of Truth
  • The Walking Dead: Season Two
  • The Wolf Among Us
  • Valiant Hearts: The Great War (Winner)
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order

Best Score/Soundtrack

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Child of Light
  • Destiny (Winner)
  • Sunset Overdrive
  • Transistor

Best Performance

  • Adam Harrington As Bigby Wolf, The Wolf Among Us
  • Kevin Spacey As Jonathan Irons, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Melissa Hutchison As Clementine, The Walking Dead: Season Two
  • Trey Parker As Various Voices, South Park: The Stick Of Truth (Winner)
  • Troy Baker As Talion, Middle-Earth: Shadow Of Mordor

Games for Change

  • Mountain
  • Never Alone
  • The Last Of Us: Left Behind
  • This War of Mine
  • Valiant Hearts: The Great War (Winner)

Best Remaster

  • Grand Theft Auto V (Winner)
  • Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
  • The Last Of Us Remastered
  • Halo: The Master Chief Collection
  • Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Best Shooter

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Destiny
  • Far Cry 4 (Winner)
  • Titanfall
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order

Best Action/Adventure

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Assassin's Creed Unity
  • Bayonetta 2
  • Shadow of Mordor (Winner)
  • Sunset Overdrive

Best Role Playing Game

  • Bravely Default
  • Dark Souls II
  • Divinity: Original Sin
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition (Winner)
  • South Park: The Stick Of Truth

Best Fighting Game

  • Killer Instinct: Season Two
  • Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U (Winner)
  • Ultra Street Fighter IV

Best Family Game

  • Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes
  • Fantasia: Music Evolved
  • Mario Kart 8 (Winner)
  • Skylanders: Trap Team
  • Tomodachi Life

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • FIFA 15
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • Mario Kart 8 (Winner)
  • NBA 2K15
  • Trials Fusion

Best Online Experience

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Dark Souls II
  • Destiny (Winner)
  • Hearthstone
  • Titanfall

Fan-Voted Categories

Most Anticipated Game

  • The Witcher 3 (Winner)
  • Batman: Arkham Knight
  • Uncharted 3: A Thief's End
  • Evolve
  • Bloodborne

eSports Player of the Year

  • Matt “NaDeSHoT” Haag (Winner)
  • Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund
  • Martin “Rekkles” Larsson
  • James “Firebat” Ko
  • Xu “Fy” Lins

eSports Team of the Year

  • Ninjas in Pyjamas (Winner)
  • Evil Geniuses
  • Samsung White
  • Newbee
  • Edward Ga

Trending Gamer

  • Totalbiscuit (Winner)
  • Jeff Gerstmann
  • PewDiePie
  • Evan “VanossGaming” Vanoss
  • StampyLongHead

Best Fan Creation

  • TwitchPlaysPokemon (Winner)
  • Luigi Death Stare
  • BEST Zelda Rap EVER!!
  • Minecraft – TITAN City
  • Mine the Diamond (Minecraft Song)

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