User-Voted PlayStation Game of the Year 2016 Winners Revealed

January 12, 2017 Written by Jason Dunning

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With more than 500,000 votes cast, the winners of the user-voted PlayStation Game of the Year 2016 awards on the PlayStation Blog have been revealed.

Unsurprisingly, Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End took home Best PS4 Game (as well as many other awards), receiving more than 40% of total submitted votes. World of Final Fantasy won Best PS Vita Game, while Batman: Arkham VR was #1 on PlayStation VR.

Here’s the full list of winners:

Best PS4 Game

  • Winner – Uncharted 4
  • Runners-Up – Final Fantasy XV, Battlefield 1, Overwatch

Best PS Vita Game

  • Winner – World of Final Fantasy
  • Runners-Up – Lara Croft GO, Dragon Quest Builders, Darkest Dungeon

Best Independent Game

  • Winner – Firewatch
  • Runners-Up – Inside, The Witness, Stardew Valley

Best Use of PS4 Pro

  • Winner – Battlefield 1
  • Runners-Up – Final Fantasy XV, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Watch Dogs 2

Best PlayStation VR Game

  • Winner – Batman: Arkham VR
  • Runners-Up – Star Wars Battlefront Rogue One X-Wing VR Mission, Job Simulator, EVE Valkyrie

Best Story

  • Winner – Uncharted 4
  • Runners-Up – The Witcher 3: Blood and Wine, Final Fantasy XV, The Last Guardian

Best Performance

  • Winner – Nolan North (Uncharted 4)
  • Runners-Up – Trico (The Last Guardian), Emily Rose (Uncharted 4), Camilla Luddington (Rise of the Tomb Raider)

Best Soundtrack

  • Winner – Uncharted 4
  • Runners-Up – Final Fantasy XV, Doom, Dark Souls III

Best Visuals

  • Winner – Uncharted 4
  • Runners-Up – Final Fantasy XV, Battlefield 1, The Last Guardian

Best Multiplayer

  • Winner – Battlefield 1
  • Runners-Up – Overwatch, Uncharted 4, Titanfall 2

Best Post-Release Content

  • Winner – The Witcher 3
  • Runners-Up – Uncharted 4, Overwatch, Destiny

Most Innovative

  • Winner – The Last Guardian
  • Runners-Up – Overwatch, The Division, Firewatch

Most Anticipated

  • Winner – The Last of Us Part II
  • Runners-Up – God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2, Final Fantasy VII Remake

Studio of the Year

  • Winner – Naughty Dog
  • Runners-Up – Square Enix, Blizzard, DICE

Last year’s Best PS4 Game was The Witcher 3. 

Do you agree with all of the winners?

[Source: PlayStation Blog]