It's been a few days since The Game Awards 2020 took place and we finally know which have been the most awarded video games that we can enjoy this Christmas. In addition, we know all the releases and news. In this article we summarise everything that happened in what is considered one of the most important nights for the gaming world.
Game Awards 2020 Winner List
- The Last Part of Us 2 (PS4): winner in the categories of Best Game of the Year, Best Direction, Best Narrative, Best Sound Design, Best Action/Adventure Game, Best Performance by Laura Bailey as "Abby", Accessibility Innovation Award
- Hades (PC, Nintendo Switch): winner in the category of Best Action Game
- Among Us (PC, mobile): winner in the categories of Best Multiplayer and Best Mobile Game.
- Ghost of Tsushima (PS4): winner in the category of Best Art Direction.
- Final Fantasy VII Remake (PS4): winner in the categories of Best Soundtrack and Best RPG.
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo Switch): winner in the category of Best Family Game.
- Phasmophobia (PC): winner in the category of Best Debut.
- Microsoft Flight Simulator (PC): winner in the category of Best simulator/strategy.
- Mortal Kombat 11 Ultimate (PC, PS4, Xbox, Nintendo Switch): winner in the category of Best Fighting Game.
- Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout (PC, PS4, mobile): winner in the Best Community Support category.
- Tell Me Why (Xbox): winner in the category of Game with more impact.
- No Man's Sky (PC, PS4, Xbox): winner in the category of Best Continuing Game.
- League of Legends (PC): winner in the category of Best eSports Game and Best eSports Event.
- Half Life Alyx (PC): winner in the Best Virtual Reality Game category.
- Elden Ring (PC, PS4, Xbox): Most anticipated game.
- Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2 (PC, PS4, Xbox): winner in the category of Best sports / driving game.
Without a doubt, the winner of the night was The Last Part of Us 2 with a total of 7 prizes.
Announcements in the Game Awards 2020
Below is a list of the most anticipated news, releases and previews from the gaming world:
- Master Chief and The Walking Dead are coming to Fortnite.
- Back for Blood preview.
- Sephiroth (Final Fantasy VII) will appear in Super Smash Bros.
- Return of Perfect Dark to Xbox.
- Vin Diesel will be the protagonist of the sequel of Ark.
- Season 3 trailer (now available) from Fall Guys: Knock Out.
- Map preview and changes to Call of Duty Black Ops: Warzone.
- Dragon Age 4 preview.
- The Callisto Protocol announcement.
- New expansion of The Elder Scrolls Online: Gates of Oblivion.
- Crossover of Forza Horizon 4 with Cyberpunk 2077.
- Improved version of Nier with Nier: Replicant.
- Super Meat Boy premiere.
- Mass Effect trailer.
Game of the year: The Last Part of Us 2
As we have seen, the winner of the gala was the video game developed by Naughty Dog and with a release date of June 19, 2020 exclusively for PlayStation 4
It is a game that combines action with the horror of survival in which the protagonists try to survive in a place affected by a viral outbreak. It has a story surrounded by noteworthy characters, impressive graphics, thrilling combat, the difficulty of facing intelligent enemies... In short, a narrative in which you will be trapped.