Game of the Year Awards 2018
The Game Awards announced the nominees and winners for 2018 awards, the prestigious event happened on 6 December in Los Angeles.
Winner of Game of the Year award goes to God of War raking home 3 awards.
Followed by Red Dead Redemption 2 with 4 awards.
Other games being awarded includes Celeste, Spider-man, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Monster Hunter World.


Below are the list of nominated games, event and people and the winners.

Best on-going game
Destiny 2: Forsaken, Fortnite, No Man's Sky, Overwatch, Tom Clancy Rainbow 6 Siege.

Best Direction
A Way Out
Detroit Become Human
God of War (Winner)
Red Dead Redemption 2 

Best Narrative
Detroit Become Human
Life is Strange Ep. 1
Red Dead Redemption 2 (Winner)

Best Art Direction
God of War 
Assassin's Creed Odyssey
Octopath Traveler
Return of Obra Dinn (Winner)

Best Score Music
God of War
Ni-no Kuni 2
Octopath Traveler
Red Dead Redemption 2 (Winner)

Best Audio Design
Call of Duty Black Ops
Forza Horizon 4
God of War
Red Dead Redemption 2 (Winner)

Best Performance
Detroit - Bryan Dechart
God of War - Christopher Judge
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey - Melissanthi Mahut
Red Dead Redemption 2 - Roger Clark
Spider-man - Yuri Lowenthal

Most Impactful Game
Celeste (winner)
11-11 Memories Retold
Life is Strange Ep. 1
The Missing: JJ Macfield and the Island of Memories

Best Independent Game
Dead Cells
Into the Breach
Return of Obra Dinn
The Messenger

Best Mobile Game
Donut County
Florence (winner)
PUBG Mobile
Reigns: Game of Thrones

Best VR/AR Game
ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission (winner)
Beat Saber
Firewall Zero Hour
Tetris Effect

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

Best Action Adventure Game
Shadow of Tomb Raider
God of War (winner)
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
Red Dead Redemption 2

Best Role Playing Game
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age
Monster Hunter: World (winner)
Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom
Octopath Traveler
Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

Best Fighting Game
BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle
Dragon Ball FighterZ (winner)
Soul Calibur VI
Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition

Best Family Game
Overcooked 2 (winner)
Mario Tennis Aces
Nintendo Labo
Starlink: Battle for Atlas
Super Mario Party

Best Strategy Game
The Banner Saga 3
Into the Breach (winner)
Valkyria Chronicles 4

Best Sports/Racing Game
Forza Horizon 4 (winner)
NBA 2K19
Pro Evolution Soccer 2019
Mario Tennis Aces

Best Multiplayer Game
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4
Destiny 2: Forsaken
Fortnite  (winner)
Monster Hunter: World
Sea of Thieves

Best Student Game
Combat 2018 (winner)
Dash Quasar
RE: Charge

Best Debut Indie Game
Donut County
The Messenger (winner)
Yoku’s Island Express

Best Esports Game
League of Legend
Overwatch (winner)

Best Esports Player
Dominique McLean aka SonicFox

Best Esports Team
Cloud 9

Best Esports Coach
Bok Han-gyu aka Reapered

Best Esports Event
League of Legends World Championship (winner)
ELEAGUE Major: Boston 2018
EVO 2018
Overwatch League Grand Finals
The International 2018 (DOTA 2)

Date: 01-Jan-19