"The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" is GDC's Game of the Year

See who else took home honors at this year's Game Developers Choice Awards

 

With the 2018 Game Developers Conference going on this week, it's time once again to see who took home the top honors at the 18th annual Game Developers Choice Awards. Game of the Year went to Nintendo's Switch and Wii U hit The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, which also earned awards for Best Audio and Best Design.

 

The Audience Award went to NieR: Automata.

 

Here's the full list of awards:

 

Best Audio
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)


Best Debut
Studio MDHR (Cuphead)


Best Design
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)


Best Mobile Game
Gorogoa (Jason Roberts/Buried Signal)


Innovation Award
Gorogoa (Jason Roberts/Buried Signal)


Best Narrative
What Remains of Edith Finch (Giant Sparrow)


Best Technology
Horizon Zero Dawn (Guerrilla Games)


Best Visual Art
Cuphead (Studio MDHR)


Best VR/AR Game
SUPERHOT VR (The SUPERHOT Team)


Audience Award
NieR:Automata (PlatinumGames)


Game of the Year
The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)


Ambassador Award
Rami Ismail


Lifetime Achievement Award
Tim Schafer


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Joseph Luster is the Games and Web editor at Otaku USA Magazine. You can read his webcomic, BIG DUMB FIGHTING IDIOTS at subhumanzoids. Follow him on Twitter @Moldilox.

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