All the announcements and winners of The Game Awards 2018

See every game announcement, trailer and winner from the 2018 edition of the annual Game Awards right here

The Game Awards 2018 is here and a host of the best games from this year are winning the praise and recognition they deserve. 

The annual award show always brings lots of game announcements and other surprises as well and we’ve got all the news and information from the show in case you missed it or want to review what happened during the event. 

Several announcements and leaks have already happened, including Far Cry New Dawn, Alien: Blackout (rumored) and a Crash Team Racing remake (rumored). 

The show can be streamed and watched on more than 45 platforms around the world, including on YouTube, Twitch, PlayStation, Xbox, Facebook Live and many others. Tune in at 5:30 p.m. pacific time to join the fun.

You can even watch it right here, via YouTube:

And keep it locked to SCG for results as they happen.

Announcements, trailers, new footage, new DLC and more:

World Premiere: Sayonara Wild Hearts (Switch, 2019)
World Premiere: Journey to the Savage Planet (PC, PS4, Xbox One) 
World Premiere: The Stanley Parable: Ultra Deluxe (coming to consoles)
World Premiere: Among Trees (early footage shown, coming to Steam Early Access)
World Premiere: Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order (Switch exclusive)
Rocket League – new DLC announced (McLaren car pack available tonight)
World Premiere (more like a confirmation): Far Cry New Dawn
World Premiere: Hades (from Epic Games)
World Premiere: Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey (gameplay shown)
Forza Horizon 4 Fortune Island DLC coming Dec. 13
World Premiere: Scavengers
Warframe coming to Switch, Fortuna DLC coming to PS4 and Xbox One on Dec. 10
Dead by Daylight – The Dark Among Us chapter coming, dedicated servers summer 2019
Anthem – new trailer shown
World Premiere: Crash Team Racing: Nitro Fueled (remaster coming June 21, 2019)
World Premiere: The Outer Worlds (Obsidian)
Dauntless – trailer shown
World Premiere: The Last Campfire (Hello Games)
World Premiere: PUBG winter coming to PC tonight (test servers), PS4/Xbox One in January; PS4 version launched tomorrow
World Premiere: The Pathless (Giant Squid Studios)
World Premiere: New Dragon Age teaser shown (The Dread Wolf Rises)
World Premier: Stranger Things 3: The Game
World Premiere: Mortal Kombat 11 (coming April 23)
World Premiere: Psychonauts 2
Fortnite Season 7 features Christmas content, launched today
World Premiere: Fortnite The Block features the best user-created content
Rage 2 – new trailer shown
World Premiere: Joker from Persona 5 coming to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate as the first of five characters in the season pass

Other awards and cool moments:

  • Phil Spencer, Reggie Fils-Aimé and Shawn Layden on stage together 
  • Greg Thomas of Visual Concepts named Industry Icon 2018
  • Epic Games store (dubbed the Steam Killer) now up and running, lots of games announced as being available on the store

Winners:

Game of the Year

  • Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
  • Celeste
  • God of War
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • Red Dead Redemption 2

Best Action Game

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  • Dead Cells
  • Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Far Cry 5
  • Mega Man 11

 Best Action/Adventure Game

  • Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey
  • God of War
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Red Dead Redemption 2
  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Best RPG

  • Dragon Quest XI
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • Ni no Kuni II
  • Octopath Traveler
  • Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

Best Game Direction

  • A Way Out
  • Detroit: Become Human
  • God of War
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Red Dead Redemption 2

Best Narrative

Best Ongoing Game

  • Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Fortnite
  • No Man’s Sky
  • Overwatch
  • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

Best Art Direction

  • Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
  • God of War
  • Octopath Traveler
  • Red Dead Redemption 2
  • Return of the Obra Dinn

Best Score/Music

  • Celeste
  • God of War
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom
  • Octopath Traveler
  • Red Dead Redemption 2

Best Audio Design

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  • Forza Horizon 4
  • God of War
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man
  • Red Dead Redemption 2

Best Independent Game

  • Celeste
  • Dead Cells
  • Intro the Breach
  • Return of the Obra Dinn
  • The Messenger

Best Performance

Games for Impact

  • 11-11 Memories Retold
  • Celeste
  • Florence
  • Life is Strange 2
  • The Missing: JJ Macfield and the Island of Memories

Best Mobile Game

  • Donut County
  • Florence
  • Fortnite
  • PUBG MOBILE
  • Reigns: Game of Thrones

Best VR/AR Game

  • ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission
  • Beat Saber
  • Firewall Zero Hour
  • Moss
  • Tetris Effect

Best Fighting Game

  • BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle
  • Dragon Ball FighterZ
  • Soul Caliber VI
  • Street Fighter V Arcade Edition

Best Family Game

  • Mario Tennis Aces
  • Nintendo Labo
  • Overcooked 2
  • Starlink: Battle for Atlas
  • Super Mario Party

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • FIFA 19
  • Forza Horizon 4
  • Mario Tennis Aces
  • NBA 2K19
  • Pro Evolution Soccer 2019

Best Multiplayer Game

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
  • Destiny 2: Forsaken
  • Fortnite
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • Sea of Thieves

Best Student Game

  • Combat 2018 (now called Tankarok)
  • Dash Quasar
  • JERA
  • LIFF
  • RE: Charge

Best Debut Indie Game

  • Donut County
  • Florence
  • Moss
  • The Messenger
  • Yoku’s Island Express

Best eSports Game

  • CSGO
  • DOTA2
  • Fortnite
  • League of Legends
  • Overwatch

Best Strategy Game

  • Banner Saga 3
  • Into the Breach
  • Battletech
  • Frostpunk
  • Valkyria Chronicles 4
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