BAFTA Awards round-up: Fallout 4 wins best game0 Comments
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Awards have announced their winners for 2016.
Fallout 4 took home the coveted Best Game award, beating out nominees Life is Strange, The Witcher 3, Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain, Rocket League, and Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture.
Her Story, an indie game made by British developer Sam Barlow took home several awards – Best Debut Title, Best Mobile & Handheld, and Game Innovation.
Rocket League won three awards. Developer Psyonix won accolades in the Family Game, Sport, and Multiplayer categories.
The Chinese Room’s story-based adventure, Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture, also roped in three wins. The game won in the Audio and Music categories, and Merle Dandridge won best performance for his role in the game.
The award for best Game Design went to Bloodborne, beating The Witcher 3, Grow Home, Her Story, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime, and Rocket League.
Life Is Strange snagged the award for Best Story. Other nominees included Until Dawn, Undertale, Her Story, The Witcher 3, and Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture.
Ori and the Blind Forest won the award for Artistic Achievement and Batman: Arkham Knight was recognized as the best British Game. Prison Architect won in the Persistent Game category. Until Dawn received recognition for being a new Original Property.
British Academy Games Awards Winners in 2016, BAFTA.org