Shadow of Mordor Wins GOTY At GDC Awards

The Game Developers Choice Awards were held earlier tonight, and the winners have been announced. Leading the charge with the "Game of the Year" was a surprising winner in Shadow of Mordor, but there were other prizes handed out as well. » 3/05/15 12:34am 3/05/15 12:34am

Tim Schafer: The Game: Part Deux

You're Tim Schafer. You're hosting the Game Developers Choice Awards. But, since you've shaved your beard, put on a tux instead of a t-shirt, and left all your jokes at home, the bouncer thinks you're an impostor and refuses to let you in. That's the premise of Host Master Deux: Quest for Identity. » 3/27/13 6:00am 3/27/13 6:00am

Here Are the 2012 Games That Developers Want to Give Awards to

Of all the video game events that happen every year, the Game Developers Choice Awards might be the ones that resonate most with game-makers. That's because they're determined by the masses of folks who make video games vote to nominate the best examples of the form from the preceding months. » 1/24/13 4:00pm 1/24/13 4:00pm

Fable Creator Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award

Much more than the creator of fable, Lionhead's Peter Molyneux was behind everything from classic god game Populous to the light-hearted simulator Theme Park. These achievements and more will be honored at the Game Developers Choice Awards during GDC 2011. » 1/19/11 11:00am 1/19/11 11:00am

Limbo Leads Developers Choice Award Nominations

BioWare's Mass Effect 2 is nominated for five of ten awards at the 11th annual Game Developers Choice Awards. Rockstar's western epic Red Dead Redemption is up for six. Playdead's downloadable Xbox Live Arcade game Limbo has them both beat. » 1/12/11 11:20am 1/12/11 11:20am

LIVE at the Game Developers Choice Awards

The 10th Annual Game Developers Choice Awards kicks off now. Stay tuned to see if your favorite games, publishers and developers win the big awards. » 3/11/10 10:23pm 3/11/10 10:23pm

GDC Awards Honor John Carmack's Lifetime Achievement

id Software co-founder and one of the fathers of the first-person shooter, John Carmack is being presented with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2010 Game Developers Choice Awards. » 2/22/10 11:20am 2/22/10 11:20am

And The Nominees For The 10th Annual GDC Awards Are...

The nominations are in for the 10th annual Game Developers Choice Awards, with Uncharted 2, Flower, and Assassin's Creed II dominating the nominating. » 1/19/10 12:30pm 1/19/10 12:30pm

Gabe Newell Is 2010's Game Developers Choice Pioneer

Valve's Gabe Newell joins the prestigious company of Ralph Baer, Alex Rigopulos, and Eran Egozy as the 2010 winner of the Game Developers Choice Awards Pioneer Award, honoring breakthrough figures in the game industry. » 1/15/10 11:20am 1/15/10 11:20am

Watch The Game Developers Choice Awards On G4 Tonight

Don't forget, like I did, that G4 will be airing the 2009 Game Developers Choice Awards tonight, giving the cable-subscribing masses a chance to hear great Tim Schafer jokes and watch awards being accepted. » 4/10/09 7:20pm 4/10/09 7:20pm

Fallout 3, LittleBigPlanet Win Big At GDC Awards

LittleBigPlanet walked away with four awards, but Fallout 3 came out on top at last night's 9th annual Game Developers Choice Awards. For those of you who missed the liveblog, here's the rundown. » 3/26/09 2:40pm 3/26/09 2:40pm

Tim Schafer: The Game

Quick history lesson! Tim Schafer is making Brutal Legend. He also did Psychonauts. And, before that, Monkey Island. But this isn't a game by Tim Schafer. It's a game about Tim Schafer. » 3/24/09 8:00am 3/24/09 8:00am

Metal Gear Creator Gets Lifetime Achievement Award

Metal Gear series creator Hideo Kojima is being honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2009 Game Developer's Choice Awards, held during the Game Developers Conference next month. » 2/17/09 12:30pm 2/17/09 12:30pm

LittleBigPlanet, Braid Lead Game Developers Choice Award Finalists

Organizers of the ninth annual Game Developers Choice Awards have announced this year's finalists, with Media Molecule's LittleBigPlanet leading the nominees with seven nominations, including Best Game Design and Game of the Year. » 2/09/09 3:40pm 2/09/09 3:40pm

Tim Schafer To Don Tuxedo For Game Developers Choice Awards Hosting…

Double Fine Productions founder and career funnyman Tim Schafer will again be required to Google search "how to tie a bow tie" this March, as he returns to host the 2009 Game Developers Choice Awards. » 2/03/09 3:40pm 2/03/09 3:40pm