The Walking Dead: The Game wins the Spike VGA game of the year

The Walking-Dead-The-GameTelltale Games, The Walking Dead has scooped the top prize of Game of the Year at the 2012 Spike Video Games Awards (VGAs)

The downloadable episodic interactive adventure game with classic point and click elements has received rave reviews for its  immersive and emotional  storyline and decision making. Other big winners on the night was another downloadable game, Journey, Borderland 2 and Dishonored.

 

Full List On Winners

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) Also the first ever video game soundtrack to be nominated for a Grammy

 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)

 

Reporter: Soulfinger

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