47 titles were selected by 39 judges, split into categories, and then voted for by the same judges.
The biggest winner this year was Evolve, grabbing 4 awards:
- Best Show,
- Best Console Game,
- Best Action Game and
- Best Online Multiplayer.
No Man’s Sky was also successful, receiving 3 awards:
- Best Original Game,
- Best Independent Game and
- Special Commendation for Innovation.
The rest of the winners…
- Best Handheld/Mobile Game: Super Smash Bros. for 3DS
- Best Fighting Game: Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
- Best Social/Casual/Family Game: Mario Maker
- Best PC Game: Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege
- Best Hardware/Peripheral: Oculus Rift
- Best Action/Adventure Game: Batman: Arkham Knight
- Best Role Playing Game: Dragon Age: Inquisition
- Best Strategy Game: Civilization: Beyond Earth
- Best Racing Game: The Crew
- Best Sports Game: NHL 15