Overwatch wins Game of the Year at The Game Awards; plus list of all Award Winners Overwatch wins Game of the Year at The Game Awards; plus list of all Award Winners
Overwatch was recently awarded as the Game of the Year at the 2016 Game Awards. Overwatch was also awarded as the best Esports game... Overwatch wins Game of the Year at The Game Awards; plus list of all Award Winners

Overwatch has undoubtedly had a successful launch. It released with near universal acclaim from reviews, and quickly gained a large and healthy playerbase. To top it all off, the game was awarded as the Game of the Year at The Game Awards 2016; beating other nominees Doom, Inside, Titanfall 2, and Uncharted 4.

Aside from Game of the Year, Overwatch also won Best Multiplayer Game and Best Esport Game. Here’s a clip of Jeff Kaplan’s heartfelt and meme-filled speech upon receiving the Best Esport award:

Here’s the full list of winners at this year’s The Game Awards:

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  • Best Independent Game: Inside
  • Best Multiplayer Game: Overwatch
  • Best Esports Game: Overwatch
  • Best Action-Adventure Game: Dishonored 2
  • Best Action Game: Doom
  • Best VR Game: Rez Infinite
  • Best Fighting Game: Street Fighter V
  • Best RPG: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Blood & Wine
  • Best Strategy Game: Civilization VI
  • Best Sports/Racing Game: Forza Horizon 3
  • Best Mobile and Handheld Game: Pokemon GO
  • Best Family Game: Pokemon GO
  • Games For Impact Award: That Dragon Cancer
  • Best Game Direction: Overwatch
  • Best Art Direction: Inside
  • Best Narrative: Uncharted 4
  • Best Esports Team: Cloud9
  • Best Esports player: Marcelo “Coldzera” David (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)
  • Best Performance: Nolan North, Uncharted 4
  • Best Music/Sound Design: Doom
  • Trending Gamer: Boogie2988
  • Most Anticipated Game: The Legend Of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
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