AIRED DEC 1ST, 2016
2016 RECAP

The third annual Game Awards took place on Thursday, December 1. More than 3.8 million viewers watched the show.

HIGHLIGHTS

DOOM Music Live

Composer Mick Gordon brings the music of DOOM live to The Game Awards – and rocks the house.

Hideo Kojima: Industry Icon!

He made it this year! Legendary game developer Hideo Kojima receives the Industry Icon award from producer Geoff Keighley, and surprises fans with a new trailer for Death Stranding, which reveals Mads Mikkelsen.

Games for Impact: That Dragon, Cancer

That Dragon, Cancer is honored with the Games for Impact award.

Run the Jewels Live

Celebrating Gears of War 4, Run the Jewels performs live at The Game Awards

WINNERS

Game of the Year

Overwatch

Blizzard Entertainment
Best Audio Design

DOOM

Bethesda Softworks
Best Art Direction

Inside

Playdead
Best Mobile Game

Pokémon GO

Niantic
Best Esports Game

Overwatch

Blizzard Entertainment
Best VR/AR Game

Rez Infinite

Enhance Games
Best Esports Player

Marcelo "Coldzera" David

Counter Strike: Go
Best Role Playing Game

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

CD Projekt
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