Battlefield 3 Wins Big at Gamescom Awards

August 17, 2011 -

Electronic Arts managed to score four out of eight of the nods given out at the Gamescom 2011 awards. Chosen by a jury of national and international media, press, and trade representatives, the panel set out to pick the best games shown at the annual event held in Cologne, Germany.

The big winner was Battlefield 3, which was honored with the Best Of Gamescom 2011 award. EA Sports' FIFA 12 was named Best Console Game,  Star Wars: The Old Republic won the Best Online Game award, and EA's The Sims Social took home the Best Browser Game award.

Sony managed to score two awards: PlayStation Vita was named Best Hardware and Uncharted: Golden Abyss won Best Mobile Game.

Finally, Activision Blizzard’s Diablo III was honored as the Best PC Game and Warner Bros. Interactive's Sesame Street: Once Upon A Monster scored Best Family Game.

Congratulations to all of this year's winners.

Source: Gamescom by way of Edge


 
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