The 19th annual Game Developers Choice Awards were held on the 20th of March, providing a yet another take on the best games released during the year of 2018! It proved to be an exciting night that was capped off with the crowning of the new GDC Game of the Year! As in most other award shows to date, God of War took home the crown, cementing its place as the King of last year!

Game Developers Choice Awards

This magnificent creation by Sony Santa Monica and Sony Interactive Entertainment has proven itself to be the best overall game from last years in the eyes of the critics! However, that wasn’t the only award that was given out that night! Both Florence developed by Mountains and Beat Saber by Beat Games earned two awards a piece, with God of War, Celeste, Red Dead Redemption 2 and many others taking down rewards of their own! Here are the winners:

Best Audio – Celeste by Matt Makes Games

Best Debut – Florence by Mountains

Best Design – Into the Breach by Subset Games

Best Mobile Game – Florence by Mountains

Innovation Award – Nintendo Labo by Nintendo EPD and Nintendo

Best Narrative – Return of the Obra Dinn by Lucas Pope and 3909

Best Technology – Red Dead Redemption 2 by Rockstar Games

Best Visual Art – Gris by Nomada Studio and Devolver Digital

Best VR/AR Game – Beat Saber by Beat Games

Audience Award – Beat Saber by Beat Games

Game of the Year – God of War by Sony Santa Monica and Sony Interactive Entertainment

You can find more information about the awards on their official site!