The official Game Critics Awards announced the 2018 Winners for E3. These awards are decided through 51 “global media and influencer outlets,” ranging everywhere from genre-specific winners to more general “Best of Show” awards.

For a complete list of E3 2018 awards, please see below:

Best of Show
Resident Evil 2
(Capcom for PC, PS4, Xbox One)

Best Original Game
Dreams
(Media Molecule/SIE for PlayStation 4)

Best Console
Marvel’s Spider-Man
(Insomniac Games/SIE for PlayStation 4)

Best VR/AR Game
Tetris Effect
(Resonair/Enhance/Monstars Inc. Inc for PSVR)

Best PC Game
Anthem
(BioWare/EA for PC, PS4, Xbox One)

Best Hardware/Peripheral
Xbox Adaptive Controller
(Microsoft)

Best Action Game
Anthem
(BioWare/EA for PC, PS4, Xbox One)

Best Action/Adventure
Marvel’s Spider-Man
(Insomniac Games/SIE for PlayStation 4)

Best RPG
Kingdom Hearts III
(Square Enix for PS4, Xbox One)

Best Fighting Game
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
(Bandai Namco Studios/Sorta Ltd./Nintendo for Switch)

Best Racing Game
Forza Horizon 4
(Playground Games/Turn 10/Microsoft Studios for PC, Xbox One)

Best Sports Game
FIFA 19
(EA Vancouver/EA for PS4, Xbox One)

Best Strategy Game
Total War: Three Kingdoms
(Creative Assembly/Sega for PC)

Best Family/Social Game
Overcooked 2
(Ghost Town Games/Team 17 for PS4, Switch, Xbox One)

Best Online Multiplayer
Battlefield V
(EA DICE/EA for PC, PS4, Xbox One)

Best Independent Game
Ori and the Will of Wisps
(Moon Studios/Microsoft for PC, Xbox One)

Best Ongoing Game
Fortnite
(Epic for iOS, Mac, PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One)

Special Commendations for Graphics

Cyberpunk 2077
(CD PROJEKT RED for PC, PS4, Xbox One)

The Last of Us Part II
(Naughty Dog/SIE for PlayStation 4)

Ghost of Tsushima
(Sucker Punch/SIE for PlayStation 4)

Special Commendation for Sound
The Last of Us Part II
(Naughty Dog/SIE for PlayStation 4)

Special Commendation for Innovation
Cyberpunk 2077
(CD PROJEKT RED for PC, PS4, Xbox One)

 

The most important thing here is Super Smash Bros Ultimate receiving the award for “Best Fighting Game.” What do you think of this year’s awards? Were you disappointed with the list, or does it fall inline with your feelings about the show? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!

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Source: Game Critics Awards via My Nintendo News  

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