Personally I think it should have also won best music. Truth be told the music from RDR2 is forgettable and the Music from GOW is going to become iconic.
It was easy to feel it coming, but boy, was it awesome.
”Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.”
The Game Awards 2018 winners announced:
Game of the Year: God of War (SIE Santa Monica Studio / Sony Interactive Entertainment)
Best Ongoing Game: Fortnite (Epic Games)
Best Game Direction: God of War (SIE Santa Monica Studio / Sony Interactive Entertainment)
Best Narrative: Red Dead Redemption 2 (Rockstar Games)
Best Art Direction: Return of the Obra Dinn (3909 LLC)
Best Score / Music: Red Dead Redemption 2 (Rockstar Games) – Woody Jackson
Best Audio Design: Red Dead Redemption 2 (Rockstar Games)
Best Performance: Roger Clark as Arthur Morgan in Red Dead Redemption 2
Games for Impact: Celeste (Matt Makes Games)
Best Independent Game: Celeste (Matt Makes Games)
Best VR / AR Game: Astro Bot: Rescue Mission (SIE Japan Studio / Sony Interactive Entertainment)
Best Action / Adventure Game: God of War (SIE Santa Monica Studio / Sony Interactive Entertainment)
Best Role-Playing Game: Monster Hunter: World (Capcom) (WTF. But Dragon Quest Xi & Ni No Kuni 2 have better Story/Characters/Atmosphere>MHW)
Best Fighting Game: Dragon Ball FighterZ (Arc System Works / Bandai Namco Entertainment)
Best Strategy Game: Into the Breach (Subset Games)
Unfortunately I have to go now, i update later. Greetings :)
Fantastic experiences: God of War, Dragon Quest 11, Detroit Become Human, Red Dead Redemption 2 & Spiderman. January 2019: Kingdom Hearts 3, Tales of Vesperia & Resident Evil 2 Remake for PS4 :)
Wait, this didn't go to RDR?
Some days I just blow up.
And this wasn't even my comment for GOTY, but for Best Game direction.
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