Elden Ring wins giant on the 2022 Golden Joystick Awards – Destructoid

5 gongs for The Lands Between

Ultimate night time noticed the debatable get started of awards season, with the go back of the yearly Golden Joystick Awards, an establishment that has now run for some 4 a long time. Introduced by way of GamesRadar, the 2022 version of the veteran UK rite noticed virtually 3 million votes forged by way of the gaming public, hoping to polish a focus at the many titles that experience entertained them over the last 365 days.

And, in what might end up to be one thing of a portent for issues to return, Bandai Namco’s difficult myth journey Elden Ring used to be the massive winner at the night time, strolling away with 5 awards in overall together with Final Recreation of the Yr and the Critic’s Selection award, (in addition to, interestingly, Best possible Multiplayer). Devolver Virtual’s Cult of the Lamb took house the Best possible Indie Recreation gong, whilst actor Mahon Mage received Best possible Performer for her memorable flip in FMV thriller Immortality.

Steam hit Vampire Survivors received Best possible Leap forward, whilst Goat Simulator 3 bagged Best possible Recreation Trailer for its a laugh Useless Island 2 pastiche. In any case, as voted for by way of the general public, the Maximum Sought after Recreation for 2023 used to be received by way of Nintendo’s extremely expected The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom.

Listed here are the winners for the 2022 Golden Joystick Awards:

Best possible Storytelling: Horizon Forbidden West

Nonetheless Enjoying Award: Genshin Affect

Best possible Visible Design: Elden Ring

Studio of the Yr: FromSoftware Inc.

Best possible Recreation Growth: Cuphead: The Scrumptious Ultimate Path

Best possible Early Get entry to Release: Slime Rancher 2

Best possible Indie Recreation: Cult of the Lamb

Best possible Multiplayer Recreation: Elden Ring

Best possible Audio: Steel: Hellsinger

Best possible Recreation Trailer: Goat Simulator 3 Announcement Trailer

Best possible Recreation Neighborhood: Ultimate Delusion XIV

Best possible Gaming {Hardware}: Steam Deck

Leap forward Award: Vampire Survivors (severely selected)

Critics’ Selection Award: Elden Ring (severely selected)

Best possible Performer: Manon Gage – IMMORTALITY (severely selected)

Nintendo Recreation of the Yr: Pokemon Legends: Arceus

PC Recreation of the Yr: Go back to Monkey Island

PlayStation Recreation of the Yr: Stray

Xbox Recreation of the Yr: Grounded

Maximum Sought after Recreation: The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom

Final Recreation of the Yr: Elden Ring

Chris Moyse

Senior Editor – Chris has been taking part in video video games because the Nineteen Eighties. Former Saturday Night time Slam Grasp. Graduated from Galaxy Prime with honors. Twitter: @ChrisxMoyse

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