2012 Video Game Awards Winners Announced; THE WALKING DEAD Named Game of the Year, HALO 4 Wins Best Xbox Game

     December 8, 2012

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The 10th Annual Video Game Awards were broadcast last night on Spike TV, and we’ve now got the full list of winners from the ceremony.  The Walking Dead: The Game (which I’ve heard nothing but great things about) came away with the Game of the Year award and Best Adapted Video Game, while Halo 4 and Journey won Best Xbox 360 Game and Best PS3 Game, respectively, and Mass Effect 3 didn’t walk away empty handed as it won Best RPG.  Borderlands 2 took home two trophies, landing both the Best Shooter and Best Multi-Player Game awards, and obviously Grand Theft Auto V won Most Anticipated Game.

Hit the jump to read the full list of winners.

borderlands-2-coverHere’s the full list of winners from Spike TV:

 Game of the Year – The Walking Dead: The Game (Telltale Games)

 Studio of the Year – Telltale Games

 Best XBOX 360 Game – Halo 4 (Microsoft Studios/343 Industries)

Best PS3 Game – Journey (Sony Computer Entertainment/thatgamecompany)

Best Wii / Wii-U Game – New Super Mario Bros. U (Nintendo)

Best PC Game – XCOM: Enemy Unknown (2K Games/Firaxis Games)

Best Handheld / Mobile Game -Sound Shapes (Sony Computer Entertainment/Queasy Games)

Best Shooter – Borderlands 2 (2K Games/Gearbox Software)

 Best Action Adventure Game – Dishonored (Bethesda Softworks/Arkane Studios)

 Best RPG – Mass Effect 3 (Electronic Arts/BioWare)

 Best Multi-Player Game – Borderlands 2 (2K Games/Gearbox Software)

 Best Individual Sports Game – SSX (Electronic Arts/EA Canada)

 Best Team Sports Game – NBA 2K13 (2K Sports/Visual Concepts)

 Best Driving Game – Need For Speed Most Wanted (Electronic Arts/Criterion Games)

 Best Fighting Game – Persona 4 Arena (Atlus/ARC System Works/Atlus)

 Best Adapted Video Game – The Walking Dead: The Game (Telltale Games)

 Best Independent Game – Journey (thatgamecompany)

 Best Graphics – Halo 4 (Microsoft Studios/343 Industries)

 Best Song in a Game – “Cities” by Beck (Sound Shapes)

 Best Original Score – Journey (Sony Computer Entertainment/thatgamecompany)

 Best Performance By a Human Male – Dameon Clarke as Handsome Jack (Borderlands 2)

 Best Performance By a Human Female – Melissa Hutchison as Clementine (The Walking Dead: The Game)

 Best Downloadable Game – The Walking Dead: The Game (Telltale Games)

 Best Social Game – You Don’t Know Jack (Jellyvision Games)

 Best DLC – Dawnguard – The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Bethesda Softworks/Bethesda Game Studios)

 Most Anticipated Game – Grand Theft Auto V (Rockstar Games)

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