The 2009 PlayStation Award Winners Are...

Every year Sony Computer Entertainment Japan recognizes the biggest selling domestic titles on the PlayStation platform with the PlayStation Awards.

The ¥500,000 (US$5,700) "Gold Prize" is given to titles that ship between 500,00 and 1 million units. This year's winners are Yakuza 3 and Resident Evil 5 on the PS3 and DISSIDIA Final Fantasy on the PSP.

The ¥1,000,000 ($11,400) "Platinum Prize" is given to titles that ship between 1 and 2 million units. This year's winner is Monster Hunter Portable 2nd G PSP the Best.

A special prize was also given to the top five downloaded games on the PS3 PlayStation Network. Those titles are GOMIBAKO, Minna de Spelunker, Katsuragi Misato Houdou Keikaku, Bomberman Ultra and Battlefield 1943.

Congrats to all the winners.