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Uncharted 2 cleans up at AIAS

19 February 2010

Stellar sequel Uncharted 2: Among Thieves has walked away with a whopping 10 gongs at the 13th Annual Interactive Achievemement Awards in Las Vegas during DICE 2010 this week.

The Naughty Dog treasure-hunting romp scooped up prizes in a heap of categories, including Game of the Year, Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction, Outstanding Achievement in Visual Engineering, Outstanding Achievement in Original Story and Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design.

As you’d expect, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 also bagged itself some awards, as did Batman: Arkham Asylum and The Beatles: Rock Band.

Game of the Year:
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Producer: Sam Thompson
      Creative Director: Amy Hennig
      Game Director: Bruce Straley

Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Producer: Sam Thompson
      Creative Director: Amy Hennig
      Game Director: Bruce Straley

Casual Game of the Year
      Flower
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment America
      Developer: thatgamecompany
      Producer: Kellee Santiago
      Creative Director: Jenova Chen

Fighting Game of the Year
      Street Fighter IV
      Publisher: Capcom
      Developer: Capcom
      Producer: Yoshinori Ono

Role-Playing/Massively Multiplayer Game of the Year
      Dragon Age: Origins
      Publisher: Electronic Arts
      Developer: Bioware
      Producer: Mark Darrah
      Creative Director: Mike Laidlaw
      Game Director: Mark Darrah

Sports Game of the Year
      FIFA Soccer 10
      Publisher: Electronic Arts
      Developer: EA Canada
      Producer: David Rutter
      Creative Director: Gary Paterson
      Game Director: Kaz Makita

Racing Game of the Year
      Forza Motorsport 3
      Publisher: Microsoft Game Studios
      Developer: Turn 10 Studios
      Producer: Korey Krauskopf
      Creative Director: John Wendl
      Game Director: Dan Greenawalt

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design
      Batman: Arkham Asylum
      Publisher: Eidos/Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment
      Developer: Rocksteady Studios
      Lead Level Designer: Ian Ball

Adventure Game of the Year
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Producer: Sam Thompson
      Creative Director: Amy Hennig
      Game Director: Bruce Straley

Social Networking Game of the Year
      Farmville
      Publisher: Zynga
      Developer: Zynga
      Producer: David Gray
      Creative Director: Mark Skaggs
      Game Director: Bill Mooney

Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year
      Brütal Legend
      Publisher: Electronic Arts
      Developer: Double Fine Productions
      Producer: Caroline Esmurdoc
      Creative Director: Tim Schafer
      Game Director: Tim Schafer

Action Game of the Year
      Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
      Publisher: Activision
      Developer: Infinity Ward
      Producer: Mark Rubin
      Game Director: Jason West

Family Game of the Year
      The Beatles: Rock Band
      Publisher: MTV Games
      Developer: Harmonix Music Systems
      Producers: Paul DeGooyer, Jeff Jones, Alex Rigopulos
      Creative Director: Chris Foster
      Game Director: Josh Randall

Outstanding Innovation in Gaming
      Scribblenauts
      Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
      Developer: 5th Cell Media
      Producer: Joseph M. Tringali
      Creative Director: Jeremiah Slaczka
      Game Director: Jeremiah Slaczka

Outstanding Achievement in Animation
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Lead Animators: Josh Scherr, Jeremy Lai-Yates, Mike Yosh

Outstanding Achievement in Visual Engineering
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Technology Director: Pal-Kristian Engstad

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction:
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Art Directors: Erick Pangilinan, Robh Ruppel

Outstanding Achievement in Story -Adapted
      Batman: Arkham Asylum
      Publisher: Eidos/Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment
      Developer: Rocksteady Studios
      Writers: Paul Dini, Paul Crocker

Outstanding Character Performance
      Batman: Arkham Asylum – Joker
      Publisher: Eidos/Warner Bros Interactive Entertainment
      Developer: Rocksteady Studios
      Writers: Paul Dini, Paul Crocker
      Voice Actor: Mark Hamill

Outstanding Achievement in Online Game Play
      Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
      Publisher: Activision
      Developer: Infinity Ward
      Lead Online Designer: Todd Alderman

Outstanding Achievement in Story – Original
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Writers: Amy Hennig, Neil Druckmann, Josh Scherr

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Composer: Greg Edmonson

Outstanding Achievement in Soundtrack
      Brütal Legend
      Publisher: Electronic Arts
      Developer: Double Fine Productions
      Music Supervisor: Emily Ridgway

Outstanding Achievement in Game Play Engineering
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog
      Lead Game Play Programmer: Travis McIntosh

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design
      Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
      Publisher: Sony Computer Entertainment
      Developer: Naughty Dog

Outstanding Achievement in Portable Game Design
      Scribblenauts
      Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
      Developer: 5th Cell Media
      Lead Level Designer: Matt Cox

Portable Game of the Year
      Scribblenauts
      Publisher: Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
      Developer: 5th Cell Media
      Producer: Joseph M. Tringali
      Creative Director: Jeremiah Slaczka
      Game Director: Jeremiah Slaczka


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