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6th Annual Xbox Empire GOTY Awards Results

Category Top Pick Runner-Up
Best Shooter  Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War  Cyberpunk 2077
Best Action/Action-Adventure  Assassin's Creed Valhalla   Yakuza Kiwami 2
Best RPG  Cyberpunk 2077  Dragon Quest XI
Best Platformer  Ori and the Will of the Wisps  Katana Zero
Best Fighter/Brawler/Beat 'em up  Battletoads  Streets of Rage 4
Best Horror  Resident Evil 3 Remake  Carrion
Best Sports/Racing  Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 1 + 2  F1 2020
Best Sim/Strategy  Microsoft Flight Simulator  Tie- Gears Tactics and Planet   Coaster
Best Soundtrack  Ori and the Will of the Wisps  Doom Eternal
Best Art Design  Ori and the Will of the Wisps  Tie- Streets of Rage 4, Katana Zero,   Bleeding Edge 
Best Graphics  Cyberpunk 2077  Microsoft Flight Simulator 
Best Male Performance  Keanu Reeves as Johnny Silverhand in Cyberpunk 2077  Damon Allen as Frank Woods in Call   of Duty Black Ops: Cold War
Best Female Performance  Cherami Leigh as Female V in   Cyberpunk 2077  Debra Wilson as Mikayla Dorn in   Gears Tactics
Best Singleplayer  Cyberpunk 2077  Dragon Quest XI 
Best Multiplayer  Call of Duty Black Ops: Cold War  Bleeding Edge 
Best Story  Cyberpunk 2077  Dragon Quest XI 
Best 3rd party Gamepass release List  Control  Tie- Yakuza Kiwami 2 and Dragon   Quest XI
Best Ongoing Support  Sea of Thieves  Halo The Master Chief Collection
Best Indie  Planet Coaster  Tie- Haven, Katana Zero, and   Supraland
Best Xbox Console Exclusive  Ori and the Will of the Wisps  Gears Tactics 
Best Studio  Moon Studios  Tie- The Coalition, Asobo Studio
Overall Xbox Game of the Year  Cyberpunk 2077  Ori and the Will of the Wisps
Most Anticipated Multiplat  Hogwarts Legacy  Final Fantasy 7 Remake
Most Anticipated Xbox Console Exclusive  Halo Infinite  Flight Simulator 

Rate Xbox 2020

Bleeding Edge 6.8/10
Ori and the Will of the Wisps 9.1/10
Minecraft Dungeons 7.5/10
Battletoads 7.1/10
Wasteland 3 9/10
Flight Simulator 9.5/10
Gears Tactics 8.5/10
Tell Me Why 7.5/10
Grounded (early access) 7/10
Overall First Party 7.3/10
Overall 3rd Party 7.5/10
Hardware rating (Xbox Series S and X, new controller, etc.) 9.3/10
Overall 2020 rating 7.5/10

Your 2020 Xbox Empire Game of the Year

Last edited by shikamaru317 - on 07 December 2021