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.
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.
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.
Here are the winners of the 2012 Game Developers Choice Awards, announced tonight at GDC 2012:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.