VGA 2012: Character of the Year announced

The official winner of the Video Game Awards’ Best Character of the Year was announced.

The fellow nominated favorite characters to grace our consoles included Master Chief from Halo 4, Connor from Assassin’s Creed III, Gangplank from Borderlands II, and both male and female Shepard from Mass Effect III. Unfortunately for all of the nominations, only one could come out on top.

The winner of Character of the Year is Claptrap from Borderlands II. Congratulations to the Gearbox team for its work. Borderlands also won Best Shooter and Best Multiplayer. Stay tuned right here as more content from the VGA’s release.