PSLS  •  News  •  Industry Events  •  News  •  PS4 News, Trophies, Reviews, and More

Overwatch Dominates 2016’s Golden Joystick Awards, Dark Souls III Named Ultimate GOTY

November 19, 2016 Written by Zarmena Khan

darksouls3screenshot555x3283

UK’s biggest game award show – Golden Joystick – concluded its 34th run recently, with Overwatch walking away with a whopping total of five awards akin to The Witcher 3 last year. However, it was FromSoftware’s Dark Souls III that took the prestigious Ultimate Game of the Year award. Here’s a full list of winners:

Best Original Game – Overwatch
Best Storytelling – The Witcher 3:Blood And Wine
Best Visual Design – The Witcher 3:Blood And Wine
Best Audio – Fallout 4
Best Indie Game – Firewatch
Gaming Personality of the Year – Sean Plott (Day (9))
Best Multiplayer Game – Overwatch
Competitive Play of the Year – Coldzera’s jumping AWP quad kill at MLG Columbus
Best Gaming Moment – Play of the game in Overwatch
YouTube Upcoming Personality of the Year – Jesse Cox
Studio of the Year – CD Projekt Red
Innovation of the Year – Pokémon GO
Lifetime Achievement Award – Eiji Aonuma
Best Gaming Platform – Steam
Best Gaming Performance – Doug Cockle
Competitive Game of the Year – Overwatch
Nintendo Game of the Year – The Legend Of Zelda:Twilight Princess HD
Playstation Game of the Year – Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
Xbox Game of the Year – Rise Of The Tomb Raider
PC Game of the Year – Overwatch
Handheld/Mobile Game of the Year – Pokémon GO
Breakthrough Award – Eric Barone, Stardew Valley
Hall of Fame – Lara Croft
Critics Choice Award – Titanfall 2
Most Wanted Game – Mass Effect: Andromeda
Ultimate Game of the Year – Dark Souls III

Agree with the list? Disagree? Share your thoughts with us.