Overwatch, Pokemon Clean House At The D.I.C.E. Awards

by Robert Workman

Overwatch

Tonight, the 2017 D.I.C.E. Awards took place in Las Vegas, and along with Bethesda’s Todd Howard getting a lifetime achievement award, it was all about games cleaning house with award wins, including Overwatch, Doom and the surprise indie hit Inside.

Here’s the full list of winners!

Game of the Year: Overwatch

Outstanding Achievement In Game Direction: Inside

Outstanding Achievement In Game Design: Overwatch

Outstanding Achievement In Online Gameplay: Overwatch

Handheld Game of the Year: Pokemon Sun and Moon

Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year: Civilization VI

Sports Game of the Year: Steep

RPG/Massively Multiplayer Game of the Year: Dark Souls III

Racing Game of the Year: Forza Horizon 3

Fighting Game of the Year: Street Fighter V

Family Game of the Year: Ratchet & Clank

Immersive Reality Game of the Year: Superhot VR

Outstanding Technical Achievement: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

Outstanding Achievement In Story: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

Outstanding Achievement In Sound Design: Battlefield 1

Outstanding Achievement In Original Music Composition: Doom

Outstanding Achievement In Character: Trico, The Last Guardian

Outstanding Achievement In Art Direction: Inside

Outstanding Achievement In Animation: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

D.I.C.E. Sprite Award: Inside

Adventure Game of the Year: Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

Action Game of the Year: Overwatch

Mobile Game of the Year: Pokemon GO!

Immersive Reality Technical Achievement: Eagle Flight

Congrats to all the winners!

By Robert Workman

Robert Workman has spent years working in the video game industry, for sites like Shacknews, AOL GameDaily and Marooners Rock. He's also very skilled in contributing to podcasts and video broadcasts, and can pretty much out-game you under the table. Oh, and just go ahead and ask him about glorious craft beers. Go on, ask him.