Gamescom Award 2019 winners have been named


Well, most of 'em, anyway.

Gamescom Award 2019 winners have today been announced by the event’s organisers. Without further adieu, you can see them below.

Genre awards

  • Best Action Adventure Game: Blacksad: Under the Skin, astragon Entertainment
  • Best Action Game: DOOM Eternal, ZeniMax Germany
  • Best Family Game: Concrete Genie, Sony Interactive Entertainment
  • Best Racing Game: Grid, Codemasters
  • Best Role Playing Game: Wasteland 3, Koch Media
  • Best Simulation Game: Planet Zoo, Frontier
  • Best Sports Game: Roller Champions, Ubisoft
  • Best Strategy Game: Desperados III, THQ Nordic
  • Most Original Game: Dreams, Sony Interactive Entertainment

Platform awards

  • Best Microsoft Xbox One Game: Gears 5, Microsoft
  • Best Nintendo Switch Game: The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening, Nintendo
  • Best Sony PlayStation 4 Game: Dreams, Sony Interactive Entertainment
  • Best Mobile Game: Battle Chasers: Nightwar – Mobile Edition, HandyGames
  • Best PC Game: Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Ubisoft

The remaining awards will issued over this coming weekend. We’ll update this post when that happens.