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Xbox Empire - Game of the Year Awards - 2021 Results.

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Category Winner Runner-Up
Best Shooter Halo Infinite Outriders
Best Action/Action-Adventure Guardians of the Galaxy Tie - Far Cry 6 and Hitman 3
Best RPG Tales of Arise Tie - Scarlet Nexus and The Ascent
Best Platformer Psychonauts 2 Little Nightmares 2
Best Fighter/Brawler/Beat 'em up Demon Slayer - Kimetsu No Yaiba Melty Blood: Type Lumina
Best Horror The Medium Tie - Resident Evil Village and Chernobylite
Best Sports/Racing Forza Horizon 5 Tie - Art of Rally and Madden 22
Best Sim/Strategy Flight Simulator Tie - Age of Empires 4 and Chernobylite
Best Soundtrack Halo Infinite Nier Replicant Ver. 1.22474487139
Best Audio Design Forza Horizon 5 Halo Infinite
Best Art Design Psychonauts 2 Tales of Arise 
Best Graphics Forza Horizon 5 Tie - Guardians of the Galaxy and Call of Duty  Vanguard
Best Male Performance Giancarlo Esposito as Anton Castillo in Far Cry 6 Jason Cavalier as Drax in Guardians of the Galaxy
Best Female Performance Jen Taylor as The Weapon/Cortana/Halsey in Halo Infinite Romane Dennis as Nikki in Guardians of the Galaxy
Best Singleplayer Halo Infinite Tie - Tales of Arise and Guardians of the Galaxy
Best Multiplayer Halo Infinite Tie - It Takes Two and Phantasy Star Online 2: New Genesis
Best Story Halo Infinite Guardians of the Galaxy 
Best 3rd party Gamepass Release Scarlet Nexus Outriders 
Best Ongoing Support Sea of Thieves Dead By Daylight
Best Indie The Ascent Twelve Minutes 
Best Xbox Console Exclusive Halo Infinite Forza Horizon 5
Best Studio Playground Games Double Fine
Overall Xbox Game of the Year Halo Infinite Tie - Psychonauts 2, Forza Horizon 5, and Tales of Arise
Most Anticipated Multiplat Hogwarts Legacy Elden Ring
Most Anticipated Xbox Console Exclusive Starfield Fable

Rating of Xbox's 2021

Flight Simulator 9/10
Psychonauts 2 8.8/10
Age of Empires 4 8.3/10
Forza Horizon 5 9/10
Halo Infinite 8.8/10
Overall 1st Party 7.7/10
Overall 3rd Party 7.3/10
Hardware Rating 6/10
Overall Xbox 2021 Rating 7.8/10

Your 2021 Game of the Year Winner

Last edited by Ryuu96 - on 10 December 2022