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Canadian Video Game Awards: Winners announced

The Canadian Video Game Awards took place over the weekend, and we’ve got the list of big winners right here for you to read.

Without further adieu, here are the Canadian teams and games that walked away with prizes:

  • Best Console Game: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (Eidos-Montreal)
  • Best Mobile/Handheld Game: Severed (Drinkbox Studios)
  • Best PC Game: Stories: The Path of Destinies (Spearhead Games)
  • Best Virtual Reality Game: The Gallery – Episode 1: Call of the Starseed (Cloudhead Games)
  • Best Animation: Far Cry: Primal (Ubisoft Montreal)
  • Best Art Direction: Jotun: Valhalla Edition (Thunder Lotus Games)
  • Best Audio: NHL 17 (EA Canada)
  • Best Debut Game: Jotun: Valhalla Edition (Thunder Lotus Games)
  • Best Educational Game: Modbox (Alientrap)
  • Best Game Design: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (Eidos-Montreal)
  • Best Game Innovation: The Gallery – Episode 1: Call of the Starseed (Cloudhead Games)
  • Best Indie Game: Stories: The Path of Destinies (Spearhead Games)
  • Best Musical Score: Take My Hand by YAMANTAKA // SONIC TITAN & Pantayo – Severed (Drinkbox Studios)
  • Best Narrative: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (Eidos-Montreal)
  • Best New Character: The Trapper, Dead by Daylight (Behaviour Digital)
  • Best Performance: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (Eidos-Montreal)
  • Best Technology: The Gallery – Episode 1: Call of the Starseed (Cloudhead Games)
  • Fans’ Choice – Best Canadian-Made Game: Dead by Daylight (Behaviour Digital)
  • Fans’ Choice – Best International Game: Rise of the Tomb Raider (Crystal Dynamics)
  • Game of the Year: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided (Eidos-Montreal)

Congratulations to all the winners, eh!


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