Gamescom Award Winners: ‘Super Mario Odyssey’ Is Best of Show

Super Mario Odyssey
Super Mario Odyssey

Gamescom 2017 wrapped up in Cologne Thursday night with the presentation of this year’s awards. Sweeping the event was the Nintendo Switch title Super Mario Odyssey, which snagged the coveted Best of Gamescom Award, the consumer-voted Most Wanted Award, and three of the juried categories.

Also among the winners were multiple nominees Destiny 2 from Activision Blizzard — with two wins), Assassin’s Creed (Ubisoft), Middle-earth: Shadows of War (Warner Bros. Interactive), Ni No Kuni II (Bandai Namco). You can see the full list of nominees here.

Winners:

Best of Gamescom Award: Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo
Best Add-On/ DLC: Battlefield 1: In the Name of the Tsar, Electronic Arts
Best Booth: Electronic Arts Gamescom Booth 2017
Best Console Game – Sony PlayStation 4: Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
Best Console Game – Microsoft Xbox One: Middle-earth: Shadows of War, Warner Bros.
Best Console Game – Nintendo Switch: Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo
Best PC Game: Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Koch Media
Best Mobile Game: Metroid: Samus Returns, Nintendo
Best Role Playing Game: Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
Best Racing Game: Forza Motorsport 7, Microsoft
Best Action Game: Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo
Best Simulation Game: Project CARS 2, Namco Bandai
Best Sports Game: PES 2018, Konami
Best Family Game: Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo
Best Strategy Game: Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Ubisoft
Best Puzzle / Skill Game: God’s Trigger, Techland
Best Social / Online Game: Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
Best Casual Game: Hidden Agenda, Sony
Best Multiplayer Game: Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
Best Virtual Reality Game: Fallout 4 VR, ZeniMax
Best Hardware: Xbox One X, Microsoft
“Most Wanted” Consumer Award: Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo
Indie Award: Double Kick Heroes, Head Bang Club

Super Mario Odyssey

Super Mario Odyssey

Super Mario Odyssey

Super Mario Odyssey