Spike VGA Winners Announced; The Walking Dead Takes Home Game Of The Year

walkingdead3 Spike VGA Winners Announced; The Walking Dead Takes Home Game Of The Year

Spike TV’s yearly Video Game Awards have come to a close, and a full list of the winners is now available. The biggest success story of the night goes to Telltale Games’ episodic series based on The Walking Dead. The adventure game walked away not only with a Game of the Year award, but also won awards for Best Downloadable Game and Best Adapted Game, along with Telltale winning Developer of the Year.

Other awards included thatgamecompany’s hit downloadable title Journey for Best PS3 Game, Best Original Score, and Best Independent Game, Halo 4 for Best Xbox 360 Game, XCOM: Enemy Unknown for Best PC Game, and New Super Mario Bros. U for Best Wii/Wii U Game.

The full list of winners is listed below.

Game of the Year – The Walking Dead: The Game (Telltale Games)

Studio of the Year – Telltale Games
Best Xbox 360 Game – Halo 4 (Microsoft Studios/343 Industries)
Best PS3 Game – Journey (Sony Computer Entertainment/thatgamecompany)
Best Wii / Wii-U Game – New Super Mario Bros. U (Nintendo)
Best PC Game – XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2K Games/Firaxis Games)
Best Handheld / Mobile Game – Sound Shapes (Sony Computer Entertainment/Queasy Games)
Best Shooter – Borderlands 2 (2K Games/Gearbox Software)
Best Action Adventure Game – Dishonored (Bethesda Softworks/Arkane Studios)
Best RPG – Mass Effect 3 (Electronic Arts/BioWare)
Best Multi-Player Game – Borderlands 2 (2K Games/Gearbox Software)
Best Individual Sports Game – SSX (Electronic Arts/EA Canada)
Best Team Sports Game – NBA 2K13 (2K Sports/Visual Concepts)
Best Driving Game – Need For Speed Most Wanted (Electronic Arts/Criterion Games)
Best Fighting Game – Persona 4 Arena (Atlus/ARC System Works/Atlus)
Best Adapted Video Game – The Walking Dead: The Game (Telltale Games)
Best Independent Game – Journey (thatgamecompany)
Best Graphics – Halo 4 (Microsoft Studios/343 Industries)
Best Song in a Game – “Cities” by Beck (Sound Shapes)
Best Original Score – Journey (Sony Computer Entertainment/thatgamecompany)
Best Performance By a Human Male – Dameon Clarke as Handsome Jack (Borderlands 2)
Best Performance By a Human Female – Melissa Hutchison as Clementine (The Walking Dead: The Game)
Best Downloadable Game – The Walking Dead: The Game (Telltale Games)
Best Social Game – You Don’t Know Jack (Jellyvision Games)
Best DLC – Dawnguard – The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Bethesda Softworks/Bethesda Game Studios)
Most Anticipated Game – Grand Theft Auto V (Rockstar Games)
   
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  • Mark

    Wow, these actually seem like credible winners rather than just the big over-hyped games like Assassin’s Creed 3 or Black Ops 2. Great to see The Walking Dead win game of the year. Definitely my pick!