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Game Critics E3 2015 award winners

The 38 media outlets that vote on the Game Critics Awards are happy to announce the winners for E3 2015:

Best of Show
Fallout 4
(Bethesda Game Studios/Bethesda for PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One)

Best Original Game
Horizon Zero Dawn
(Guerrilla Games/Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 4)

Best Console Game
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
(Naughty Dog/Sony Computer Entertianment for PlayStation 4)

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JMaine518894d ago

Horizon is going to have some big shoes to fill. I'm not worried though, all of this love should make GG excited about their new IP. I can't wait to play it.

uptownsoul893d ago (Edited 893d ago )

Yeah Horizon:ZD is looking like its going to be very, very good. And I can't wait for Fallout 4…This generation looks like RPG's will take the forefront between Bloodborne, Witcher, Dragon Age, Crackdown, Horizon, Fallout 4…Can't wait to hear about more

JMaine518893d ago

Absolutely. I've never been much of an RPG fan but this gen has changed that for me and has even gotten me to go back and play other known greats. I love it.

dirkdady893d ago

So per ign versus gamers pick Sony and with the game critics awards, the industry reviewers pick Sony. Seems like things are in harmony.

Ezz2013893d ago

Best Console Game
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
(Naughty Dog/Sony Computer Entertianment for PlayStation 4)

Best Action/Adventure Game
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
(Naughty Dog/Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 4)

Special Commendation for Graphics
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End
(Naughty Dog/Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 4)

Best Original Game
Horizon - Zero Dawn
(Guerrilla Games/Sony Computer Entertainment for PlayStation 4)

WOW, Sony must be mad happy about this.

RocketScienceLvlStuf893d ago (Edited 893d ago )

Damn. I swear on the run up to E3 xbone fanboys where talking about how Halo 5 would wipe the floor with everything. Now it turns out Uncharted 4 won best console game.

Uncharted > Halo.

Always.

Xavior_Reigns894d ago

Surprised Need for Speed took best racing game. I would've thought Forza 6 took it, oh well.

Letthewookiewin893d ago

Need for Speed looks amazing though and I'm not even into racers.

Xavior_Reigns893d ago

I just have my doubts because well it's EA and if I'm not mistaken, online only. Might turn out to be solid but some EA features might spoil it.

Rookie_Monster893d ago (Edited 893d ago )

I take these awards with a giant grain of salt.

Just last year, they gave the win to the Crew over Forza Horizon 2 and DC. LOL
http://www.gamecriticsaward...

Also, Evolve won the best console game and best of show awards last year too but does anyone real think that was the best game of the show after it is all said and done in the final product vs other games?

It is like predicting the Oscar based on trailers and watching 10 minutes of the preview. LOL

TheNew1893d ago

Yeah I completely agree.

Aloy-Boyfriend893d ago (Edited 893d ago )

@thenew

You agree with him yet below you are claiming bias toward Sony for the lack of MS games. Lol

Aloy-Boyfriend893d ago (Edited 893d ago )

The only thing that matters is what they showed which is what the awards are based on. And what they showed damn good games. Will the games hold up when it finally releases? Nobody knows but that shouldn't hold any bearing on who gets the awards.

Genuine-User893d ago

Would you have taken it with a grain of salt if your favourite games had the mind-share?

Rookie_Monster893d ago

@genuine user,

Is that a trick question? Of course. ;)

iceman06893d ago

The year before that was TitanFall...and before that was The Last of Us...and before that was Bioshock Infinite. Seems like they do a decent job of guessing quality.
That being said, these awards are simply an acknowledgement of what the industry insiders are most excited about after playing at E3.

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iceman06893d ago

Need For Speed has a much longer pedigree and is a bit more accessible than Forza for your average player. It's rare that a sim will beat out a game with more mass appeal. Plus, Need For Speed kind of had that Underground look to it and many racing fans LOVED that series of Need For Speed games.

Rimeskeem894d ago

Uncharted 4 is gonna be epic!

CamBulls12894d ago

Fallout 4 GOTY 2015, Uncharted 4 GOTY 2016. My prediction!

MasterCornholio893d ago (Edited 893d ago )

Sounds like a good prediction to me.

:)

I'm happy that I'll get to play both of them.

Jaqen_Hghar893d ago

For a man it will probably be uncharted 4, ratchet and clank or horizon

MasterCornholio893d ago

Good choices in my opinion. I'm surprised that PlayStation has so many though.

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