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Game Developers Choice Awards Crowns Baldur’s Gate 3 As Its Game Of The Year

Larian StudiosBaldur’s Gate 3 has been crowned Game of the Year at the Game Developers Choice Awards, and also walked away with other gongs for Best Narrative, Best Design, and Audience Award.

The Lifetime Achievement Awards was given to Yoko Shimomura, a Japanese composer and pianist who worked on music for a number of titles including Final Fantasy XV, Kingdom Hearts, Street Fighter II, and Super Mario RPG. You can see the full lineup of awards below.

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  • Best Debut: Venba (Visai Games)
  • Best Visual Art: Alan Wake 2 (Remedy Entertainment / Epic Games)
  • Best Audio: Hi-Fi Rush (Tango Gameworks / Bethesda Softworks)
  • Best Narrative: Baldur’s Gate 3 (Larian Studios)
  • Social Impact Award: Venba (Visai Games)
  • Innovation Award: The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (Nintendo)
  • Best Technology: The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom (Nintendo)
  • Best Design: Baldur’s Gate 3 (Larian Studios)
  • Audience Award: Baldur’s Gate 3 (Larian Studios)
  • Game of the Year: Baldur’s Gate 3 (Larian Studios)
  • Ambassador Award: Fawzi Mesmar
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Yoko Shimomura

Baldur’s Gate 3 was released for the PC in August 2023 and arrived on PS5 the following month. Larian Studios is set to release a Deluxe Edition for the game on consoles at the end of April, which features a wealth of physical goodies alongside a copy of the game.

You can read our Baldur’s Gate 3 review here.