It was a big night for gamers and game developers, as the Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences handed out numerous accolades at 21st annual D.I.C.E Awards in Las Vegas. The awards were given out to a lot of game developers and studios across different categories.

Nintendo scored big at the DICE awards tonight. The Legend of Zelda came away with four of the 24 awards, and Nintendo itself won 10 awards as either developer or publisher. Nintendo’s open-world adventure was awarded Game of the Year and Adventure Game of the Year. It also received the awards for Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction and Outstanding Achievement in Game Design.

Other notable winners are Cuphead, Horizon Zero Dawn, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice, and others. Additionally, Genyo Takeda, Special Corporate Advisor at Nintendo, received a Lifetime Achievement Award recognizing his integral role in the gaming industry.

Here’s a full list of winners from DICE Awards 2018:

Game of the Year
  • Cuphead
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Winner!
Outstanding Achievement in Game Design
  • Gorogoa
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Winner!
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
  • Super Mario Odyssey
Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction
  • Gorogoa
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Winner!
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction
  • Cuphead – Winner!
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Little Nightmares
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Outstanding Achievement in Animation
  • Cuphead – Winner!
  • For Honor
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition
  • Call of Duty: WWII
  • Cuphead – Winner!
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • RiME
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
Outstanding Achievement in Character
  • Assassin’s Creed Origins – Bayek
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – Senua – Winner!
  • Horizon Zero Dawn – Aloy
  • Star Wars Battlefront II – Iden Versio
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy – Chloe Fraiser
Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design
  • Destiny 2
  • Injustice 2
  • Star Wars Battlefront II
  • Super Mario Odyssey – Winner!
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
Outstanding Achievement in Story
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Horizon Zero Dawn – Winner!
  • Night in the Woods
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
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Outstanding Technical Achievement
  • Assassin’s Creed Origins
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Horizon Zero Dawn – Winner!
  • Lone Echo/Echo Arena
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Action Game of the Year
  • Call of Duty: WWII
  • Cuphead
  • Destiny 2
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – Winner!
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
Adventure Game of the Year
  • Assassin’s Creed Origins
  • Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – Winner!
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
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Family Game of the Year
  • DropMix
  • GNOG
  • Just Dance 2018
  • SingStar Celebration
  • Snipperclips – Winner!
Fighting Game of the Year
  • ARMS
  • Injustice 2 – Winner!
  • Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite
  • Nidhogg 2
  • Tekken 7
Role-Playing Game of the Year
  • Divinity: Original Sin 2
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of War
  • Nier Automata – Winner!
  • Persona 5
  • Torment: Tides of Numenera
Racing Game of the Year
  • DiRT 4
  • Forza Motorsport 7
  • Gran Turismo Sport
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – Winner!
  • Project CARS 2
Sports Game of the Year
  • Everybody’s Golf
  • FIFA 18 – Winner!
  • Golf Clash
  • Madden NFL 18
  • MLB The Show 17

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Immersive Reality Technical Achievement
  • Lone Echo/Echo Arena – Winner!
  • Robo Recall
  • Star Trek Bridge Crew
  • The Invisible Hours
  • Wilson’s Heart
Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year
  • Endless Space 2
  • Halo Wars 2
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – Winner!
  • Total War: Warhammer II
  • XCOM 2: War of the Chosen
Immersive Reality Game of the Year
  • Lone Echo/Echo Arena – Winner!
  • Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin
  • Robo Recall
  • Space Pirate Trainer
  • Wilson’s Heart
D.I.C.E. Sprite Award
  • Everything
  • Gorogoa
  • Night in the Woods
  • Pyre
  • Snipperclips – Winner!
Handheld Game of the Year
  • Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King
  • Etrian Odyssey V: Beyond the Myth
  • Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia
  • Metroid: Samus Returns – Winner!
  • Monster Hunter Stories
Mobile Game of the Year
  • Cat Quest
  • Fire Emblem Heroes – Winner!
  • Gorogoa
  • Monument Valley 2
  • Splitter Critters
Outstanding Achievement in Online Gameplay
  • Call of Duty: WWII
  • Destiny 2
  • Fortnite
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – Winner!
  • Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Wildlands

So what’s your take on the award winners? Did your favourite game get ignored by the jury? Let us know in the comments below.