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The best of Gamescom 2019 winners announced


Gamescom 2019 took place earlier this week and it was a great event for all involved with some new announcements and plenty of games for the attendees to play. There were also some huge queues too, judging from social media. Anyway, the full list of this year’s winners of the event have been announced and it is a varied list with Sony and Media Molecules Dreams taking the crown this year. Nintendo won a couple of awards including best eSports experience with Super Smash Bros Ultimate and won an awards for The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening for best Nintendo Switch game. Here’s the full list of winners from Gamescom 2019:

Winners of the 2019 Gamescom Awards

Best of Gamescom
Dreams, Sony Interactive Entertainment

Best VR / AR Game
Marvel’s Iron Man, Sony Interactive Entertainment

Best Hardware / Technology
Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2, Microsoft

Best Multiplayer Game
Borderlands 3, 2K

Best Ongoing Game
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne, Capcom Entertainment

Consumer awards

Best Booth
Indie Arena Booth, Super Crowd Entertainment

Best eSports Experience
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate gamescom 2019 Invitational, Nintendo

Best Streamer/Let’s Player

Gamescom “Most Wanted” Consumer Award
Borderlands 3, 2K

Gamescom global awards

Best Games Company
THQ Nordic

Diversity with a focus on accessibility

Gamescom Indie award
El Hijo, Honig Studios

Best of CAMPUS
Super Size Hero, Filmakademie Baden-Württemberg

Previously announced winners:

Best Action Adventure Game
Blacksad: Under the Skin, astragon Entertainment

Best Action Game
DOOM Eternal, Bethesda

Best Family Game
Concrete Genie, Sony Interactive Entertainment

Best Racing Game
Grid, Codemasters

Best Role Playing Game
Wasteland 3, InXile/Deep Silver

Best Simulation Game
Planet Zoo, Frontier

Best Sports Game
Roller Champions, Ubisoft

Best Strategy Game
Desperados III, Mimimi Productions

Most Original Game
Dreams, Sony Interactive Entertainment

Platform Awards

Best Microsoft Xbox One Game
Gears 5, Microsoft

Best Nintendo Switch Game
The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, Nintendo

Best Sony PlayStation 4 Game
Dreams, Sony Interactive Entertainment

Best Mobile Game
Battle Chasers: Nightwar – Mobile Edition, HandyGames

Best PC Game
Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Ubisoft


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