The list of winners for this year’s Gamescom has been determined, and while Battlefield 3 was named Best of Gamescom, some MMO games also took home top honors including Diablo 3 for Best PC Game and Star Wars Old Republic for Best Online Game. Read on for the full list of winners courtesy of the official press release.
“The Gamescom award boasts a unique place in the international games industry. This year, the gamescom awards were presented and bestowed at a more international scale. The best products of the Gamescom trade fair were already awarded by the expert jury of national and international media, press, and trade representatives during the official opening. This year’s gamescom awards comprised a total of eight categories: Best PC Game, Best Console Game, Best Mobile Game, Best Online Game, Best Browser Game, Best Family Game, Best Hardware/Hardware Accessories, and Best of gamescom (selected by the jury from all categories).
Overview of the winners:
- Best of Gamescom — Battlefield 3, Electronic Arts
- Best Hardware or Hardware Accessories – PlayStation Vita , Sony Computer Entertainment
- Best Console Game — FIFA 12, Electronic Arts
- Best Mobile Game – Uncharted: Golden Abyss, Sony Computer Entertainment
- Best Online Game — Star Wars: The Old Republic, Electronic Arts
- Best PC Game – Diablo III, Blizzard Entertainment
- Best Browser Game – The Sims Social, Electronic Arts
- Best Family Game — Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment”