Uncharted 2 Receives More Awards in Vegas

February 19, 2010Written by Zak Islam

Uncharted 2 has raked in several prestigious awards in almost every gaming award ceremony, but Naughty Dog’s exclusive is not done just yet. AIAS held the 13th Annual Interactive Achievement Awards show in Las Vegas. There were many notable winners at the event, but one title was dominant –  Uncharted 2: Among Thieves.

Uncharted 2 stole the limelight once again by winning 10 awards, including the coveted ‘Game of the Year.’ Activision’s Modern Warfare 2 was recognized for its online multiplayer component. Brutal Legend was characterized for its strategy gameplay elements and game soundtrack. Scribblenauts scooped a few awards, including winning ‘Outstanding Innovation in Gaming’ and ‘Portable Game of the Year’. Batman: Arkham Asylum received Outstanding Achievement in Game Design, while Flower gently floated away with the Casual Game of the Year award.

List of winners for each award below:

Overall Game of the Year

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Family Game of the Year

The Beatles: Rock Band

Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year

Brutal Legend

Outstanding Achievement in Animation

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Outstanding Achievement in Visual Engineering

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Outstanding Achievement in Game Play Engineering

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Outstanding Character Performance

Batman: Arkham Asylum – The Joker

Outstanding Achievement in Adapted Story

Batman: Arkham Asylum

Outstanding Achievement in Original Story

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Role-Playing/Massively Multiplayer Game of the Year

Dragon Age: Origins

Outstanding Innovation in Gaming

Scribblenauts

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Outstanding Achievement in Soundtrack

Brutal Legend

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Adventure Game of the Year

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Sports Game of the Year

FIFA Soccer 10

Racing Game of the Year

Forza Motorsport 3

Fighting Game of the Year

Street Fighter IV

Outstanding Achievement in Online Game Play

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

Action Game of the Year

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2

Portable Game of the Year

Scribblenauts

Outstanding Achievement in Portable Game Design

Scribblenauts

Casual Game of the Year

Flower

Social Networking Game of the Year

Farmville

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design

Batman: Arkham Asylum

Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves