Untitled Goose Game and Control won big at this year’s 23rd annual DICE Awards, held by the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences tonight in Las Vegas and co-hosted by Jessica Chobot and Greg Miller.Untitled Goose Game not only had the honor of winning Game of the Year, it also won the award for Outstanding Achievement for an Independent Game and Outstanding Achievement in Character.Control took home the most awards this year with four wins, including Action Game of the Year. The only other title that won multiple awards was Death Stranding, which took home the award for Outstanding Technical Achievement and Outstanding Achievement in Audio Design.

While no game took home as many awards as God of War’s nine from DICE 2019, it was still an impressive year, headlined by a Goose who took home the ultimate prize.

“The 23rd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards brings together interactive entertainment industry members from all around the world to celebrate creators who, with passion, talent and perseverance, have developed endearing and enthralling experiences,” says Megan Scavio, Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences president. “On behalf of the Academy, I congratulate all of the amazing 2019 nominees and winners chosen by their peers.”

In addition to the awards, vice president of Product Development at Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) Connie Booth was inducted into the Academy’s Hall of Fame. During her 25 years at SIE, she has helped produce such games as Syphon Filter, SOCOM, Jak and Daxter, Sly Cooper, Uncharted, The Last of Us, and much more.See the full list of winners below. Winners are marked in red.

Game of the Year

  • Untitled Goose Game – WINNER
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds

Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction

  • A Short Hike
  • Control – WINNER
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Untitled Goose Game

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design

  • Baba is You – WINNER
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Slay the Spire

Portable Game of the Year

  • Call of Duty: Mobile
  • Grindstone
  • Sayo



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