Highlights of The Game Awards 2017

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Here we cover all the winners and trailers for The Game Awards 2017.


This year we had some exciting revelations that let us expecting more, so let’s kickstart with the trailers!

Zelda: Breath of the Wild The Champions’ Ballad & Master Cycle Zero

Nintendo announced a new DLC for Zelda Breath of the Wild, called The Champions’ Ballad. The DLC is now available in the official store.



Bayonetta 3 in development, and Bayonetta 1 & 2 coming to Switch

As for Bayonetta, it was announced that the third installement of the saga is currently in development for Nintendo Switch, also, the first and second game are receiving a port to the same console.



Death Stranding: new trailer

As we explained a few days ago, Death Stranding is reaching the final stages of development. It was revealed a new long trailer teasing some more strange and weird things in this game. Director Hideo Kojima and the actor Norman Reedus showed up in the stage and Reedus even roasted Konami!



PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds new desert map

PUBG is receiving a new desert map, additionally, it was confirmed that the game will leave the early access and launch the 1.0 version this December 20th. The new map is already available in test servers and will come to Xbox One in early 2018. Also, a live action trailer was showed for Xbox One.



Soul Calibur IV

Bandai Namco revealed Soul Calibur IV, coming in 2018 for PS4, Xbox One and Steam.



Fade to Silence

A new game from the people at Black Forest Games was presented in the event. Fade to Silence is a character driven, group survival game that happens in a winter scenario. It will launch it’s early access on December 14 on Steam.




A new game from Media Molecule coming in 2018 for PS4. Dreams is a sandbox game, user generated in a psychedelic surreal world.



Metro: Exodus new trailer

4A Games revealed a new trailer for Metro: Exodus. The new installement for the franchise will be released in fall 2018.



In the Valley of the Gods

A new game from Campo Santo, developers of Firewatch. The game is set in Egypt during the late 1920’s. Coming in 2019 for PC.



Sea of Thieves

The game will be released on March 20, 2018 for PC and Xbox One.



World War Z the Game

Saber Interactive revealed World War Z the game. Based on Paramount Pictures’ Movie, a 4 player co-op TPS. Coming in 2018 for PS4, Xbox One and PC.



Warframe community trailer

People at Digital Extremes showed a community trailer that offers a glimpse at the new updated world of Warframe.



A Way Out

Hazelight revealed a release date: March 23, 2018. It will allow you to play with a friend, even if your friend doesn’t have a copy of the game. Coming for PS4, Xbox One and PC. Also, Josef Fares from Hazelight discussed the recent EA controversy, saying that “All publishers f** up sometimes”. You can watch the weird Fares talk here.



Accounting Plus for Play Station VR

Crows Crows Crows and Squanch Games revealed that Accounting Plus will be released for PS VR on December 19. The game will have new characters, music, levels and much more.




A new game from After Impact AB and the designer behind Payday the Heist and Payday 2. GTFO is a 4 player co-op horror game.



Vacation Simulator

From Owlchemy Labs (Job Simulator), a new VR game coming in 2018 for PS VR, Oculus and HTC Vive.




A dark fantasy first person shooter, from the creators of The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, Painkiller and also Bulletstorm.



Fortnite Battle Royale: 50 vs 50 mode trailer

Epic Games revealed a new game mode, available for a limited time, from now on through December 17.



From Software’s New Project

Developers of Dark Souls and Bloodborne teased a short trailer of an unannounced new game. We can see very little, something that looks like arm bones with some sort of metal piece with ties and a scroll behind. Fans thinks it could be a Bloodborne 2 trailer but nothing is sure, yet.


As for the winners of the night we prepaired a handful list with all the prizes and winners, here they are!

  • Best Action Game:
            Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus (MachineGames/Bethesda)
  • Best Action/Adventure Game:
            The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)
  • Best Art Direction:
            Cuphead (Studio MDHR Entertainment)
  • Best Audio Design:
            Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory)
  • Best Debut Indie Game:
            Cuphead (Studio MDHR Entertainment)
  • Best eSports Game:
            Overwatch (Blizzard)
  • Best eSports Player:
             Lee Sang-hyeok “Faker” (Telecom 1, League of Legends)
  • Best eSports Team:
             Cloud 9
  • Best Family Game:
             Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)
  • Best Fighting Game:
             Injustice 2 (NetherRealm Studios/Warner Bros. IE)
  • Best Game Direction:
             The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)
  • Best Handheld Game:
             Metroid: Samus Returns (MercurySteam/Nintendo)
  • Best Independent Game:
             Cuphead (Studio MDHR Entertainment)
  • Best Mobile Game:
             Monument Valley 2 (ustwo games)
  • Best Narrative:
             What Remains of Edith Finch (Ian Dallas/Giant Sparrow)
  • Best Ongoing Game:
             Overwatch (Blizzard)
  • Best Performance:
             Melina Juergens, Hellblade (as Senua) (Ninja Theory)
  • Best Role-Playing Game:
             Persona 5 (Atlus)
  • Best Score/Music:
             NieR: Automata (Keiichi Okabe, Keigo Hoashi)
  • Best Sports/Racing Game:
             Forza Motorsport 7 (Turn10 Studios / Microsoft Studios)
  • Best Strategy Game:
             Mario+Rabbids Kingdom Battle (Ubisoft)
  • Best VR – AR Game:
             Resident Evil 7: Biohazard (Capcom)
  • Chinese Fan Game Award:
             jx3 HD《剑网3》重制版 (Kingsoft Corporation)
  • Game of the Year:
             The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild (Nintendo)
  • Games for Impact:
             Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice (Ninja Theory)
  • Most Anticipated Game:
             The Last of Us Part II (Naughty Dog/Sony Interactive Entertainment)
  • Student Game Award:
             Level Squared (Brennan, Scoglio, Svendsen/Swinburne University)
  • Trending Gamer:
             Guy Beahm (“Dr. Disrespect”)


Don’t forget to let us know what was your favourite reveal in this year’s TGA!

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