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SpikeVideoGameAwards(alsoknownastheVGAs,andtheVGXinitsfinalyear)wasanannual
awardshowhostedbySpikeTVbetween2003and2013(adecadelongrun)thatrecognizedthebest
computerandvideogamesoftheyear.TheVGAsfeaturedlivemusicperformancesandappearancesby
popularperformersinmusic,movies,andtelevision.Additionally,previewtrailersforupcominggames
werehighlighted.TheshowwasproducedbyGameTrailersTV'sGeoffKeighley.Theeventhasbeen
heldatvariouslocationsinLosAngelesandSantaMonica,CaliforniaaswellasLasVegas,Nevada.
ThefirsteventwasheldonDecember2,2003(airedonDecember4)whilethelasteventwasheldon
December7,2013.Spike'sonlyVideoGameHallofFameaward,giventoTheLegendofZelda,was
awardedatthe2011awardsshow.[1]OnNovember15,2013,SpikeTVannouncedanewformatunder
thenameVGX,callingit"ThenextgenerationoftheVGAs".Thelastawardshow,carryingthisname,
airedonDecember7.[2]Changesfromthepreviousformatincluded"indepthextendeddemosofthe
nextgenerationofgamesandinteractiveoneononeinterviewsandpanelsinanintimatestudio
setting."[3]
OnNovember10,2014,itwasannouncedthatSpikewoulddroptheirawardshowendingtheirdecade
longrun.[4]GeoffKeighleywentontocreatehisownvideogameawardshowintheformofTheGame
Awardsstartinginthatyear,droppingthesupportfromSpike.[4]

Contents
1VGX
1.12013Awards
2SpikeVideoGameAwards
2.12012Awards
2.22011Awards
2.32010Awards
2.42009Awards
2.52008Awards
2.62007Awards
2.72006Awards
2.82005Awards
2.92004Awards
2.102003Awards
3Spike'sVideoGameHallofFame
4Nomination
5Reception
6Parodies
7References
8Externallinks

VGX
2013Awards
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The2013awardswererebrandedasVGXandheldonDecember7,2013,andwashostedbyJoel
McHale.[2]Theshowfeaturedadifferentformatfrompreviousyears.Itfeaturedextendeddemosof
nextgenerationgames,oneononeinterviews,and"amoreintimatestudiosetting."Ratherthanairing
liveonSpikeTV,theshowwaslivestreamedonlineonXboxOne,Xbox360,PlayStation3,Twitch,
Steam,iOS,andAndroiddevices,aswellasonGameTrailers.comandthewebsitesofSpike,Comedy
Central,MTV,MTV2,andBET.[5]Aswithpreviousyears,theshowfeaturedexclusiveworldpremieres
ofgamedemosandtrailers.The2013VGXpremieresincludedTelltaleGames'andGearboxSoftware's
collaborationTalesFromtheBorderlands,TombRaider:DefinitiveEdition(anXboxOneand
PlayStation4portwithgraphicalupdatesandallDLCincluded),RemedyEntertainment'sAgentsof
StormforiOS,TelltaleGames'GameofThrones,andindependentdeveloperHelloGames'NoMan's
Sky.The2013showalsofeaturedrevealsofTitanfall,Thief,QuantumBreak,SouthPark:TheStickof
Truth,BrokenAge,DyingLight,TomClancy'sTheDivision,andTheWitcher3:WildHunt.Nintendoof
AmericapresidentReggieFilsAimedemoedanupcomingWiiUgame,DonkeyKongCountry:
TropicalFreeze,andRockstarGamesworkedwiththeproductionteamtoproduceamusical
performanceofthemusicofGrandTheftAutoV.[6]
Award

Winner[7]

Nominees[8]

Gameofthe
Year

GrandTheftAutoV

BioShockInfiniteSuperMario3DWorldTheLastofUs
TombRaider

Studioofthe
Year

NaughtyDog,The
LastofUs

IrrationalGames,BioShockInfiniteRockstarNorth,GrandTheft
AutoVTheFullbrightCompany,GoneHome

Characterof
theYear

TheLuteceTwins, LaraCroft,TombRaiderTrevorPhilips,GrandTheftAutoV
BioShockInfinite
NaieeandNyaa,Brothers:ATaleofTwoSons

BestShooter

BioShockInfinite

Battlefield4CallofDuty:GhostsMetro:LastLight

BestAction
Adventure
Game

Assassin'sCreed
IV:BlackFlag

TheLastofUsTombRaiderGrandTheftAutoV

BestSports
Game

NBA2K14

FIFA14MLB13:TheShowNHL14

Best
Independent
Game

GoneHome

KentuckyRouteZeroPapers,PleaseTheStanleyParable

BestRPG

NinoKuni:Wrath FinalFantasyXIV:ARealmRebornFireEmblem:Awakening
oftheWhiteWitch PokmonX/Y

BestFighting Injustice:Gods
Game
AmongUs

DivekickKillerInstinctTekkenRevolution

BestDriving
Game

ForzaMotorsport5 F12013Grid2NeedforSpeedRivals

BestDLC

FarCry3:Blood
Dragon

BestXbox
Game

Brothers:ATaleof
BioShockInfiniteGrandTheftAutoVTombRaider
TwoSons

Best
PlayStation
Game

TheLastofUs

BestNintendo SuperMario3D
Game
World

Borderlands2:TinyTina'sAssaultonDragonKeepDishonored:
TheKnifeofDunwallMassEffect3:Citadel

GrandTheftAutoVRaymanLegendsTombRaider
Pikmin3RaymanLegendsTheWonderful101

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BestPC
Game

GoneHome

Battlefield4Papers,PleaseTheStanleyParable

Best
Handheld
Game

TheLegendof
Zelda:ALink
BetweenWorlds

AnimalCrossing:NewLeafPokmonX/YTearaway

BestCasual
Game

AnimalCrossing:
NewLeaf

DisneyInfinityPlantsvs.Zombies2:It'sAboutTime
Skylanders:SwapForce

BestMobile
Game

Plantsvs.Zombies
AngryBirdsStarWarsInfinityBladeIIIRidiculousFishing
2:It'sAboutTime

BestVoice
Actor

TroyBakerasBookerDeWitt,BioShockInfiniteStevenOggas
TroyBakerasJoel,
TrevorPhilips,GrandTheftAutoVWillemDafoeasNathan
TheLastofUs
Dawkins,Beyond:TwoSouls

BestVoice
Actress

AshleyJohnsonas
Ellie,TheLastof
Us

CourtneeDraperasElizabeth,BioShockInfiniteCamilla
LuddingtonasLaraCroft,TombRaiderEllenPageasJodie
Holmes,Beyond:TwoSouls

Best
Soundtrack

GrandTheftAutoV

BioShockInfiniteNinoKuni:WrathoftheWhiteWitchThe
LastofUs

"WilltheCircleBe
Unbroken?"
"A.D.H.D."byKendrickLamar,GrandTheftAutoV
BestSongina performedby
"Sleepwalking"byTheChainGangof1974,GrandTheftAutoV
Game
CourtneeDraper
"Survival"byEminem,CallofDuty:Ghosts
andTroyBaker,
BioShockInfinite
Most
Anticipated
Game

Titanfall

SouthPark:TheStickofTruthDestinyWatchDogsThe
Witcher3:WildHunt

SpikeVideoGameAwards
2012Awards
The2012VGAs(promotedasVGA10forthetenthanniversary)washeldonDecember7,2012,at
SonyPicturesStudiosinCulverCity,California.SamuelL.Jacksonreturnedtohostforafourthtime.[9]
Thiswasthelastyearunderthename"SpikeVideoGameAwards".Forthefirsttime,theawardswere
broadcastonXboxLive.Liveuserscould"play"theshowasitairedlive.Responsestopollquestions
weretabulatedinrealtimeonscreenfortheXboxLiveaudienceanduserswithXboxSmartGlass
devicesgotauniquesecondscreenexperiencethatupdatedinrealtimealongsidetheshowcontent.
Additionally,SpikeTVandEntertainmentWeeklypartneredtocreatethefirstever"Entertainment
WeeklyandSpikeVGABestGameoftheDecade"award.Exclusiveworldpremieresthatdebutedat
VGA10includeNaughtyDog'sTheLastofUs,EpicGames'GearsofWar:Judgment,Obsidian
Entertainment'sSouthPark:TheStickofTruth,Konami'sCastlevania:LordsofShadow2,Irrational
Games'BioShockInfinite,CrystalDynamics'TombRaider,Ubisoft'sAssassin'sCreedIII:TheTyranny
ofKingWashington,and343Industries'Halo4:SpartanOps.Twonewgameswereannounced,
includingDarkSoulsIIbyFromSoftware,andanewgamecalledThePhantomPain(laterrevealedto
beMetalGearSolidV:ThePhantomPain).Theeventalsohadappearancesfromallpasthostsofthe
VGAsexceptDavidSpade.TheeventfeaturedmusicalperformancesbyLinkinPark,TenaciousD,
GustavoSantaolallaandWolfgangGartner.[10]
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Award

Winner

Nominees

Gameofthe
Year

TheWalkingDead Assassin'sCreedIIIDishonoredJourneyMassEffect3

Studioofthe
Year

TelltaleGames,
TheWalking
Dead:TheGame

343Industries,Halo4ArkaneStudios,DishonoredGearbox
Software,Borderlands2

BestXbox360
Game

Halo4

Assassin'sCreedIIIBorderlands2Dishonored

BestPS3Game

Journey

Assassin'sCreedIIIBorderlands2Dishonored

BestWii/WiiU
Game

NewSuperMario
Bros.U

TheLastStoryXenobladeChroniclesZombiU

BestPCGame

XCOM:Enemy
Unknown

DiabloIIIGuildWars2TorchlightII

Best
Handheld/Mobile SoundShapes
Game

GravityRushLittleBigPlanetPSVitaNewSuperMarioBros.
2

BestShooter

CallofDuty:BlackOpsIIHalo4MaxPayne3

Borderlands2

BestAction
Dishonored
AdventureGame

Assassin'sCreedIIIDarksidersIISleepingDogs

BestRPG

MassEffect3

DiabloIIITorchlightIIXenobladeChronicles

BestMulti
playerGame

Borderlands2

CallofDuty:BlackOpsIIGuildWars2Halo4

BestIndividual
SportsGame

SSX

HotShotsGolf:WorldInvitationalTigerWoodsPGATour13
WWE'13

BestTeam
SportsGame

NBA2K13

FIFASoccer13MaddenNFL13NHL13

BestDriving
Game

NeedforSpeed:
MostWanted

DiRT:ShowdownF12012ForzaHorizon

BestFighting
Game

Persona4Arena

DeadorAlive5StreetFighterXTekkenTekkenTag
Tournament2

BestIndependent
Journey
Game

Dust:AnElysianTailFezMarkoftheNinja

BestAdapted
VideoGame

TheWalking
Dead:TheGame

DisneyEpicMickey2:ThePowerofTwoLegoBatman2:DC
SuperHeroesTransformers:FallofCybertron

BestSongina
Game

"Cities"byBeck,
SoundShapes

"CastleofGlass"byLinkinPark,MedalofHonor:Warfighter
"IWasBornforThis"byAustinWintory,Journey"Tears"by
Health,MaxPayne3

BestOriginal
Score

Journey

CallofDuty:BlackOpsIIHalo4MaxPayne3

BestGraphics

Halo4

Assassin'sCreedIIIDishonoredJourney

Best
DameonClarkeas DaveFennoyasLeeEverett,TheWalkingDead:TheGame
Performancebya HandsomeJack,
JamesMcCaffreyasMaxPayne,MaxPayne3NolanNorthas
HumanMale
Borderlands2
CaptainMartinWalker,SpecOps:TheLine
Best

MelissaHutchison

EmmaStoneasAmandaCartwright,SleepingDogsJenTaylor

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Performancebya asClementine,The asCortana,Halo4JenniferHaleasCommanderShepard


HumanFemale WalkingDead:
(femaleversion),MassEffect3
TheGame
Best
Downloadable
Game

TheWalking
Dead:TheGame

FezJourneySoundShapes

BestSocial
Game

YouDon'tKnow
Jack

DrawSomethingMarvel:AvengersAllianceSimCitySocial

BestDLC

TheElderScrolls
V:Skyrim
Dawnguard

MassEffect3LeviathanBorderlands2Mechromancer
PackPortal2PerpetualTestingInitiative

MostAnticipated GrandTheftAuto
Game
V

BioShockInfiniteSouthPark:TheStickofTruthTheLastof
UsTombRaider

Characterofthe
Year

Connor,Assassin'sCreedIIICommanderShepard,Mass
Effect3MasterChief,Halo4RaulMenendez,CallofDuty:
BlackOpsII

Claptrap,
Borderlands2

BestGameofthe
HalfLife2
Decade

Batman:ArkhamCityBioShockTheLegendofZelda:The
WindWakerMassEffect2PortalRedDeadRedemption
ShadowoftheColossusWiiSportsWorldofWarcraft

2011Awards
The2011VGAswasheldSaturday,December10,2011,attheSonyPicturesStudiosinCulverCity,
California,hostedbyZacharyLevi.[11]TheawardspreviewedworldpremieresofTomClancy's
RainbowSix:Patriots,Transformers:FallofCybertron,BioShockInfinite,AlanWake'sAmerican
Nightmare,MetalGearRising:Revengeance,TonyHawk'sProSkaterHD,TheAmazingSpiderMan,
theexclusivePlayStation3gameTheLastofUsdevelopedbyNaughtyDog,Command&Conquer:
Generals2fromBioWareVictory,andFortnitefromEpicGames.NewtrailersforbothHitman:
AbsolutionandMassEffect3wereairedduringtheshow,aswellasapreshowannouncementfor
TekkenTagTournament2.MarkBurnettwastheExecutiveProducerfortheevent,andforthefirst
time,theVGAsairedliveonMTV2(US),Spike.com(US)andGinxTV(UK),inadditiontoSpikeTV.
Thewinners,aswellasworldpremieretrailers,wereannouncedduringapreshowredcarpetliveevent
hostedbyGTTV'sAmandaMacKayandDanielKayser.The2011VGAsalsohonoredTheLegendof
Zeldafranchisewithitsfirstever"VideoGameHallofFameAward".[1]Anotheruniqueawardatthe
2011VGAswastheNFLBlitzCoverAthleteaward.Thisaward,determinedbyliveonlinevoting
duringtheevent(justlikeCharacteroftheYear),determinedwhichNFLathletewouldbeonthecover
oftheEASportsgame,NFLBlitz.[12]AppearanceswerebyCharlieSheen,BrooklynDecker,Seth
Green,FeliciaDay,LLCoolJ,JasonBiggs,SeannWilliamScott,TonyHawk,will.i.am,HulkHogan,
StacyKeibler,BellatorMMAstarsEddieAlvarezandMichaelChandler,BlakeAnderson,Adam
Devine,AndersHolm,andgamedesignersCliffBleszinskiofEpicGamesandHideoKojimaof
Konami.MusicalperformanceswerebyTheBlackKeysandDeadmau5.[13]
Award
GameoftheYear

Winner
TheElderScrolls
V:Skyrim

VideoGameHall TheLegendof
ofFame
Zelda

Nominees
Batman:ArkhamCityTheLegendofZelda:SkywardSword
Portal2Uncharted3:DrakesDeception
N/A

Blizzard
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Entertainment

N/A

BethesdaGame
Studios,The
StudiooftheYear
EldersScrollsV:
Skyrim

NaughtyDog,Uncharted3:DrakesDeceptionRocksteady
Studios,Batman:ArkhamCityValve,Portal2

BestXbox360
Game

Batman:Arkham
City

ForzaMotorsport4GearsofWar3Portal2

BestPS3Game

Uncharted3:
inFAMOUS2Killzone3LittleBigPlanet2
Drake'sDeception

BestWiiGame

TheLegendof
Zelda:Skyward
Sword

EpicMickeyKirby'sReturntoDreamLandLostinShadow

BestPCGame

Portal2

Battlefield3MinecraftTheWitcher2

Best
SuperMario3D
Handheld/Mobile
Land
Game

GhostTrick:PhantomDetectiveInfinityBladeJetpack
Joyride

BestShooter

CallofDuty:
Battlefield3GearsofWar3RAGE
ModernWarfare3

BestAction
AdventureGame

Batman:Arkham
City

Assassin'sCreed:RevelationsTheLegendofZelda:Skyward
SwordUncharted3:DrakesDeception

BestRPG

TheElderScrolls
V:Skyrim

DarkSoulsDeusEx:HumanRevolutionDragonAgeII

BestMultiplayer

Portal2

Battlefield3CallofDuty:ModernWarfare3GearsofWar
3

BestIndividual
SportsGame

FightNight
Champion

TigerWoodsPGATour12:TheMastersTopSpin4Virtua
Tennis4

BestTeamSports
NBA2K12
Game

FIFASoccer12NHL12MLB11:TheShow

BestDriving
Game

ForzaMotorsport
4

DiRT3Driver:SanFranciscoNeedforSpeed:TheRun

BestFighting
Game

MortalKombat

TheKingofFightersXIIIMarvelvs.Capcom3WWEAll
Stars

BestMotion
Game

TheLegendof
Zelda:Skyward
Sword

ChildofEdenDanceCentral2TheGunstringer

BestIndependent
Minecraft
Game

BastionSuperbrothers:Sword&SworceryEPTheBinding
ofIsaac

BestAdapted
VideoGame

Batman:Arkham
City

BacktotheFuture:TheGameCaptainAmerica:Super
SoldierLEGOStarWarsIII:TheCloneWars

BestSongina
Game

"BuildThatWall
(Zia'sTheme)"by
DarrenKorb,
Bastion

"ExileVilify"byTheNational,Portal2"ImNotCalling
YouaLiar"byFlorence+theMachine,DragonAgeII
"SettingSail,ComingHome(EndTheme)"byDarrenKorb,
Bastion"WantYouGone"byJonathanCoulton,Portal2

BestOriginal
Score

Bastion

Batman:ArkhamCityDeusEx:HumanRevolutionPortal2

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Uncharted3:
Drake'sDeception
StephenMerchant
BestPerformance
asWheatley,
byaHumanMale
Portal2
BestGraphics

Batman:ArkhamCityLANoireRAGE
J.K.SimmonsasCaveJohnson,Portal2MarkHamillasThe
Joker,Batman:ArkhamCityNolanNorthasNathanDrake,
Uncharted3:Drake'sDeception

ClaudiaBlackasChloeFrazer,Uncharted3:Drake's
BestPerformance
EllenMcLainas
DeceptionEmilyRoseasElenaFisher,Uncharted3:Drake's
byaHuman
GLaDOS,Portal2 DeceptionTaraStrongasHarleyQuinn,Batman:Arkham
Female
City
Best
Downloadable
Game

Bastion

InsanelyTwistedShadowPlanetStackingIronBrigade

BestDLC

Portal2:Peer
Review

Fallout:NewVegasOldWorldBlueMassEffect2:Arrival
MortalKombat:FreddyKrueger

MostAnticipated
MassEffect3
Game

BioShockInfiniteDiablo3Halo4TheLastGuardian

Assassin'sCreed:
GameTrailers.com
Revelations,E3
TraileroftheYear
2011Trailer

Batman:ArkhamCity,HugoStrangeRevealTrailerDark
Souls,Ignite11DebutTrailerDeadIsland,GDC11
CinematicTrailerDeusEx:HumanRevolution,PurityFirst
InfomercialTheElderScrollsV:Skyrim,InGameDebut
TrailerHitman:Absolution,E32011TrailerPrey2,E3
2011TrailerTombRaider,E32011TrailerUncharted3:
DrakesDeception,E32011Trailer

Characterofthe
Year

TheJoker,
Batman:Arkham
City

NathanDrake,Uncharted3:Drake'sDeceptionMarcus
Fenix,GearsofWar3Wheatley,Portal2

NFLBlitzCover
Athlete

RayRice

RoddyWhitePatrickWillis

2010Awards
The2010VGAswasheldSaturday,December11,2010,inLosAngeles,CaliforniaattheL.A.
ConventionCenterandreturnedtousingahostwhichwasNeilPatrickHarris.Unlikepreviousyears,all
theawardswerenotawardedduringtheshow.Severalnewgameswereannouncedwhichinclude
BioWare'sannouncementofMassEffect3,Prototype2,Insanefromacclaimedmoviedirector
GuillermodelToro,TheElderScrollsV:Skyrim,MortalKombatfeaturingKratos,Resistance3,Portal
2,SSX:DeadlyDescents,andForzaMotorsport4.Batman:ArkhamCityhadanotherCGItrailerdebut
andthefirsttrailerofUncharted3:Drake'sDeceptionairedduringtheawards.Appearancesincluded
AnnaLynneMcCord,Thor:GodofThundervideogamestarChrisHemsworth,DaneCook,Olivia
Munn,DominicMonaghan,MichaelChiklis,AcademyAwardnominatedfilmdirectorGuillermodel
Toro,Halo:ReachstarandVGAnomineeNathanFillion,NickSwardson,TonyHawk,andthecast
fromthehitseriesIt'sAlwaysSunnyInPhiladelphia,DannyDeVito,CharlieDay,GlennHowerton,
KaitlinOlson,andRobMcElhenney.MusicalperformancesincludedawardwinningviolinistDiana
Yukawa,[14]MyChemicalRomance,andJosGonzlez.Theshowfeatureduseofgroundbreaking
augmentedrealitytechnology,conceivedbyDoneandDustedwithLeeLodge,inpartnershipwith
WeiderDesign,FullMentalJacket,andOrad.[15]
Award

Winner

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Gameofthe
Year

RedDead
Redemption

CallofDuty:BlackOpsGodofWarIIIHalo:ReachMass
Effect2

Studioofthe
Year

BioWare,Mass
Effect2

BlizzardEntertainment,StarCraftII:WingsofLibertyBungie
Studios,Halo:ReachRockstarSanDiego,RedDead
Redemption

BestXbox
360Game

MassEffect2

AlanWakeFableIIIHalo:Reach

BestPS3
Game

GodofWarIII

HeavyRainModNationRacersRedDeadRedemption

BestWii
Game

SuperMario
Galaxy2

DonkeyKongCountryReturnsKirby'sEpicYarnMetroid:
OtherM

BestPCGame

StarCraftII:Wings
Fallout:NewVegasMassEffect2SidMeier'sCivilizationV
ofLiberty

BestHandheld GodofWar:Ghost MetalGearSolid:PeaceWalkerProfessorLaytonandthe


Game
ofSparta
UnwoundFutureSuperScribblenauts
BestShooter

CallofDuty:Black Battlefield:BadCompany2BioShock2Halo:Reach
Ops

BestAction
Adventure
Game

Assassin'sCreed:
Brotherhood

GodofWarIIIRedDeadRedemptionSuperMarioGalaxy2

BestRPG

MassEffect2

FableIIIFallout:NewVegasFinalFantasyXIII

Best
Multiplayer

Halo:Reach

Battlefield:BadCompany2CallofDuty:BlackOpsStarCraft
II:WingsofLiberty

Best
Individual
SportsGame

TigerWoodsPGA
Tour11

EASportsMMAShaunWhiteSkateboardingUFCUndisputed
2010

BestTeam
SportsGame

NBA2K11

FIFA11MaddenNFL11MLB10:TheShow

BestDriving
Game

NeedforSpeed:
HotPursuit

BlurModNationRacersSplit/Second

BestMusic
Game

RockBand3

DanceCentralDJHero2DefJamRapstar

Best
Soundtrack

DJHero2

GuitarHero5GuitarHero:WarriorsofRockRockBand3

"BasketCase"byGreenDay,GreenDay:RockBand"Black
"FarAway"by
Rain"bySoundgarden,GuitarHero:WarriorsofRock
BestSongina
JosGonzlez,Red "GoldenEye"byNicoleScherzinger,GoldenEye007(2010)
Game
DeadRedemption "Won'tBackDown"byEminem,CallofDuty:BlackOps
"Replay/RudeBoyMashup"byIyaz/Rihanna,DJHero2
BestOriginal
Score

RedDead
Redemption

GodofWarIIIHalo:ReachMassEffect2

BestGraphics GodofWarIII

HeavyRainRedDeadRedemptionKirby'sEpicYarn

ScottPilgrimvs.
BestAdapted
theWorld:The
VideoGame
Game

LegoHarryPotter:Years14SpiderMan:Shattered
DimensionsStarWars:TheForceUnleashedIITransformers:
WarforCybertron

NeilPatrickHarris DanielCraigasJamesBond,Goldeneye007(2010videogame)
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Best
Performance
byaHuman
Male

Best
Performance
byaHuman
Female

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asPeter
Parker/Amazing
SpiderMan,
SpiderMan:
Shattered
Dimensions

GaryOldmanasSergeantReznov,CallofDuty:BlackOpsJohn
CleeseasJasper,FableIIIMartinSheenastheIllusiveMan,
MassEffect2NathanFillionasSergeantEdwardBuck,Halo:
ReachRobWiethoffasJohnMarston,RedDeadRedemption
SamWorthingtonasAlexMason,CallofDuty:BlackOps

JudiDenchasM,JamesBond007:BloodStoneDanicaPatrick
asHerself,BlurEmmanuelleChriquiasTheNumbersLady,
TriciaHelferas
CallofDuty:BlackOpsFeliciaDayasVeronicaSantangelo,
SarahKerrigan,
Fallout:NewVegasJenniferHaleasCommanderShepard
StarCraftII:Wings
(femaleversion),MassEffect2KristenBellasLucyStillman,
ofLiberty
Assassin'sCreed:BrotherhoodYvonneStrahovskiasMiranda
Lawson,MassEffect2

Best
Downloadable CostumeQuest
Game

LaraCroftandtheGuardianofLightMondayNightCombat
ScottPilgrimvs.theWorld:TheGame

BestDLC

RedDead
BioShock2:Minerva'sDenBorderlands:TheSecretArmoryof
Redemption:
GeneralKnoxxMassEffect2:LairoftheShadowBroker
UndeadNightmare

Best
Independent
Game

Limbo

JoeDangerSuperMeatBoyTheMisadventuresofP.B.
Winterbottom

Most
Anticipated
Game

Portal2

Batman:ArkhamCityBioShockInfiniteGearsofWar3

Characterof
theYear

Sgt.FrankWoods,
CallofDuty:Black Kratos,GodofWarIIIJohnMarston,RedDeadRedemption
EzioAuditoredaFirenze,Assassin'sCreed:Brotherhood
Ops

MasterChief,Halo
seriesSamus
Strongest
Aran,Metroid
Mario,SuperMarioseriesKratos,GodofWarseriesSolid
HeroesofAll
seriesMarcus
Snake,MetalGearSolidseries
Time
Fenix,Gearsof
Warseries
BestOriginal
Game

RedDead
Redemption

BestZombie
Game

RedDead
Redemption:
N/A
UndeadNightmare

BestDressed
Assassin

EzioAuditoreda
Firenze,Assassin's
N/A
Creed:
Brotherhood

Biggest
Badass

Kratos,GodofWar
N/A
III

N/A

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The2009VGAswasheldonDecember12,2009,attheNokiaEventDeckinLosAngeles,California
andistheonlyVGAsthatdidnotfeatureahost.Itopenedwithatrailerannouncingthesequelto
BatmanArkhamAsylum.TherewereotherexclusivelooksatPrinceofPersia:TheForgottenSands,
UFC2010Undisputed,Halo:Reach,Tron:Evolution,MedalofHonor,Crackdown2,Bonanza,Spec
Ops:TheLine,RockBand3,DeadliestWarrior:TheGame,andTrueCrime.SamuelL.Jackson
previewedLucasArtsnewestupcomingStarWarsgame,StarWars:TheForceUnleashedII.In
addition,GreenDay:RockBandwasannouncedandaccompaniedwithatrailer.Appearanceswere
madebyStevieWonder,thecastofMTV'sJerseyShore,GreenDay,andJackBlack,withlivemusic
performancesbySnoopDoggandTheBravery.[16]
Award

Winner

Nominees

Gameofthe
Year

Uncharted2:
AmongThieves

Assassin'sCreedIIBatman:ArkhamAsylumCallofDuty:
ModernWarfare2Left4Dead2

Studioofthe
Year

Rocksteady
Studios,Batman:
ArkhamAsylum

InfinityWard,CallofDuty:ModernWarfare2NaughtyDog,
Uncharted2:AmongThievesValve,Left4Dead2

Best
Independent
Game

Flower

OsmosSplosionManTrialsHD

BestXbox
360Game

Left4Dead2

Batman:ArkhamAsylumForzaMotorsport3Halo3:ODST

BestPS3
Game

Uncharted2:
AmongThieves

inFAMOUSKillzone2Ratchet&ClankFuture:ACrackin
Time

BestWii
Game

NewSuperMario
Bros.Wii

MadWorldPunchOut!!WiiSportsResort

BestPCGame

DragonAge:
Origins

Left4Dead2Plantsvs.ZombiesTheSims3

BestHandheld GrandTheftAuto: Mario&Luigi:Bowser'sInsideStoryProfessorLaytonandthe


Game
ChinatownWars
DiabolicalBoxScribblenauts
BestShooter

CallofDuty:
Halo3:ODSTKillzone2Left4Dead2
ModernWarfare2

BestAction
Adventure
Game

Assassin'sCreedII

Batman:ArkhamAsylumBrtalLegendUncharted2:Among
Thieves

BestRPG

DragonAge:
Origins

BorderlandsDemon'sSoulsMario&Luigi:Bowser'sInside
Story

Best
Multiplayer
Game

CallofDuty:
BorderlandsHalo3:ODSTLeft4Dead2
ModernWarfare2

BestFighting
StreetFighterIV
Game

BlazBlue:CalamityTriggerSoulcalibur:BrokenDestiny
Tekken6

Best
Individual
SportsGame

UFC2009
Undisputed

FightNightRound4TigerWoodsPGATour10WiiSports
Resort

BestTeam
SportsGame

NHL10

MaddenNFL10NBA2K10FIFA10

BestDriving

ForzaMotorsport

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Game

Dirt2GranTurismoPSPNeedforSpeed:Shift

BestMusic
Game

TheBeatles:Rock
Band

DJHeroGuitarHero5LEGORockBand

Best
Soundtrack

DJHero

BrtalLegendGuitarHero5TheBeatles:RockBand

BestOriginal
Score

Halo3:ODST

Assassin'sCreedIICallofDuty:ModernWarfare2Uncharted
2:AmongThieves

BestGraphics

Uncharted2:
AmongThieves

Batman:ArkhamAsylumCallofDuty:ModernWarfare2
Killzone2

BestGame
BasedOnA
Movie/TV
Show

SouthParkLet's
Ghostbusters:TheVideoGameTheChroniclesofRiddick:
GoTowerDefense AssaultonDarkAthenaXMenOrigins:WolverineUncaged
Play!
Edition

Best
Performance
ByAHuman
Male

BillMurrayasDr.PeterVenkman,Ghostbusters:TheVideo
HughJackmanas GameSamuelL.JacksonasAfroSamurai/NinjaNinja,Afro
Wolverine,XMen SamuraiShiaLaBeoufasSamWitwicky,Transformers:
Origins:Wolverine RevengeoftheFallenVinDieselasRichardB.Riddick,The
ChroniclesofRiddick:AssaultonDarkAthena

Best
Performance
ByAHuman
Female

MeganFoxas
MikaelaBanes,
Transformers:
Revengeofthe
Fallen

ElizaDushkuasRubiMalone,WETKristenBellasLucy
Stillman,Assassin'sCreedIITriciaHelferasDare,Halo3:
ODST

BestCast

XMenOrigins:
Wolverine

BrtalLegendEatLead:TheReturnofMattHazard
Ghostbusters:TheVideoGameSouthParkLet'sGoTower
DefensePlay!

BestVoice

JackBlackforthe
voiceofEddie
Riggs,Brtal
Legend

ArleenSorkinasHarleyQuinn,Batman:ArkhamAsylum
ClaudiaBlackasChloeFrazer,Uncharted2:AmongThieves
MarkHamillasTheJoker,Batman:ArkhamAsylumNolan
NorthasNathanDrake,Uncharted2:AmongThieves

Best
Downloadable ShadowComplex
Game
BestDLC

GrandTheftAuto
IV:TheBalladof
GayTony

Battlefield1943FatPrincessPlantsvs.Zombies
Fallout3:BrokenSteelFallout3:PointLookoutGrandTheft
AutoIV:TheLostandDamned

BestComedy EatLead:The
ReturnofMatt
Game
Hazard

N/A

Most
Anticipated
GodofWarIII
Gameof2010

BioShock2MassEffect2StarCraftII:WingsofLiberty

2008Awards

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The2008VGAswasheldonDecember14,2008,atSonyPicturesStudiosinCulverCity.[17]Hostedby
JackBlack,theshowfeaturedpreviewsofBrtalLegend,Dante'sInferno,FightNightRound4,Gears
ofWar2"Combustion"mappackannouncementandtrailer,GodofWarIII,GrandTheftAutoIV:The
LostandDamned,MafiaII,PearlJam'salbumTenforRockBand,TerminatorSalvation,Uncharted2:
AmongThieves,andWatchmen:TheEndIsNigh.Musicalperformancesincluded50Cent,TheAll
AmericanRejects,Weezer,andLLCoolJ.[18][19]
Award

Winner

Nominees

Gameofthe
Year

GrandTheftAuto
IV

Fallout3GearsofWar2LittleBigPlanetMetalGearSolid4:
GunsofthePatriots

BestAction
Adventure
Game

GrandTheftAuto
IV

DeadSpaceMirror'sEdgeMetalGearSolid4:Gunsofthe
Patriots

Studioofthe
Year

MediaMolecule,
LittleBigPlanet

RockstarNorth,GrandTheftAutoIVHarmonix,RockBand2
BethesdaGameStudios,Fallout3

GamerGod

WillWright,
creatorofTheSims N/A
andSpore

BestShooter

GearsofWar2

FarCry2Resistance2Left4Dead

BestMusic
Game

RockBand2

GuitarHeroWorldTourWiiMusicSingStar

Best
Soundtrack

RockBand2

GrandTheftAutoIVGuitarHeroWorldTourLittleBigPlanet

BestRPG

Fallout3

FableIIWarhammerOnline:AgeofReckoningTheWorld
EndswithYou

Best
Independent
GameFueld
ByDew

WorldofGoo

PixelJunkEdenBraidAudiosurf

BestTeam
SportsGame

NHL09

MaddenNFL09NBA2K9FIFASoccer09

Best
Individual
SportsGame

ShaunWhite
Snowboarding

TigerWoodsPGATour09WiiFitSkateIt

BestGame
Basedona
MovieorTV
Show

LegoIndiana
Jones:The
Original
Adventures

QuantumofSolaceStarWars:TheForceUnleashedNaruto:
TheBrokenBond

BigNamein
theGame
Male

KieferSutherland
asSgt.Roebuck,
CallofDuty:
WorldatWar

N/A

BigNamein
theGame
Female

JennyMcCarthyas
SpecialAgent
TanyaAdams,
N/A
Command&
Conquer:RedAlert
3

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BestXbox
360Game

GearsofWar2

FableIIFallout3GrandTheftAutoIV

BestPS3
Game

LittleBigPlanet

MetalGearSolid4:GunsofthePatriotsResistance2Grand
TheftAutoIV

BestWii
Game

BoomBlox

NoMoreHeroesWiiFitSuperSmashBros.Brawl

BestPC
Game

Left4Dead

SporeCrysisWarheadWarhammerOnline:AgeofReckoning

Best
Multiplayer
Game

Left4Dead

GearsofWar2Resistance2CallofDuty:WorldatWar

BestFighting
SoulcaliburIV
Game

MortalKombatvs.DCUniverseSuperSmashBros.Brawl
DragonBallZ:BurstLimit

Best
Handheld
Game

ProfessorLayton
andtheCurious
Village

GodofWar:ChainsofOlympusPataponCastlevania:Order
ofEcclesia

BestDriving
Game

BurnoutParadise

PureMidnightClub:LosAngelesMarioKartWii

MetalGearSolid
BestGraphics 4:Gunsofthe
Patriots

SonicUnleashedFallout3

MetalGearSolid
BestOriginal
4:Gunsofthe
Score
Patriots

Fallout3SporeLittleBigPlanet

BestMale
Voice

BestFemale
Voice

MichaelHollickas DavidHayterasOldSnake,MetalGearSolid4:Gunsofthe
NikoBellic,Grand PatriotsStephenFryasTheNarrator,LittleBigPlanetJason
TheftAutoIV
ZumwaltasRomanBellic,GrandTheftAutoIV
DebiMaeWestas
MerylSilverburgh,
NathalieCoxasJunoEclipse,StarWars:TheForceUnleashed
MetalGearSolid
PaulaTisoasSilviaChristel,NoMoreHeroesKeeleyHawesas
4:Gunsofthe
LaraCroft,TombRaider:Underworld
Patriots

2007Awards
The2007VGAsairedDecember9,2007.HostedbySamuelL.Jackson,thewinnerswereannounced
aheadoftheeventwhichwasheldattheMandalayBayEventsCenterinLasVegas.Theshowfeatured
performancesbyFooFighters,KidRock,andexclusiveworldvideogamepremieresofBorderlands,
GranTurismo5Prologue,TomClancy'sRainbowSix:Vegas2,andTNAiMPACT!.[20]
Award

Winner

Nominees

Gameofthe
Year

BioShock

Halo3MassEffectTheOrangeBox

Studioofthe
Year

Harmonix,Rock
Band

Bungie,Halo32KBoston/2KAustralia,BioShockValve,The
OrangeBox

BestShooter

CallofDuty4:

BioShockHalo3TheOrangeBox

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ModernWarfare
BestRPG

MassEffect

EternalSonataFinalFantasyTactics:TheWaroftheLions
ShinMegamiTensei:Persona3

BestMilitary
Game

CallofDuty4:
ModernWarfare

GhostReconAdvancedWarfighter2TomClancy'sRainbowSix
VegasWorldinConflict

Best
Individual
SportsGame

skate

TigerWoodsPGATour08TonyHawk'sProvingGround
VirtuaTennis3

Best
Handheld
Game

TheLegendof
Zelda:Phantom
Hourglass

FinalFantasyTactics:TheWaroftheLionsSyphonFilter:
Logan'sShadowPuzzleQuest:ChallengeoftheWarlords

BestGraphics Crysis

BioShockCallofDuty4:ModernWarfareMassEffect

BestGame
Basedona
MovieorTV
Show

TheSimpsons
Game

TheLordoftheRingsOnline:ShadowsofAngmarNaruto:Rise
ofaNinjaStranglehold

BestRhythm
Game

RockBand

GuitarHeroEncore:Rocksthe80sGuitarHeroIII:Legendsof
RockJamSessions

BestDriving
Game

ForzaMotorsport2NeedforSpeed:ProStreetProjectGotham
ColinMcRae:Dirt Racing4

BestAction
Game

SuperMario
Galaxy

Assassin'sCreedGodofWarIIRatchet&ClankFuture:Tools
ofDestruction

BestTeam
SportsGame

MaddenNFL08

NBA2K8NHL08WinningEleven:ProEvolutionSoccer2007

Best
Soundtrack

RockBand

BioShockGuitarHeroIII:LegendsofRockTonyHawk's
ProvingGround

Breakthrough TheOrange
Technology
Box/Portal

CrysisHalo3SavedFilms/TheatreModeRockBand

BestXbox
360Game

BioShock

Halo3MassEffectTheOrangeBox

BestWii
Game

SuperMario
Galaxy

TheLegendofZelda:TwilightPrincessMetroidPrime3:
CorruptionSuperPaperMario

BestPS3
Game

Ratchet&Clank
Future:Toolsof
Destruction

HeavenlySwordUncharted:Drake'sFortuneWarhawk

BestPC
Game

TheOrangeBox

BioShockCrysisWorldinConflict

BestOriginal
BioShock
Score

GodofWarIIHalo3MassEffect

Best
Multiplayer
Game

Halo3

CallofDuty4:ModernWarfareRockBandTheOrangeBox

Most
Addictive
VideoGame

Halo3

GuitarHeroIII:LegendsofRockTeamFortress2WiiSports

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2006Awards
The2006VGAsairedDecember13,2006,attheGalenCenterinLosAngelesandwerehostedby
SamuelL.Jackson.TheshowfeaturedaworldpremiereofBlizzardEntertainment'sopeningcinematic
movieforitshighlyanticipatedexpansionset,WorldofWarcraft:TheBurningCrusade.Theevent
featuredmusicalperformancesbyTenaciousDandAFIandshowappearancesby50Cent,EvaMendes,
SarahSilverman,SethGreen,MasiOka,HaydenPanettiere,BrandonRouth,RachaelLeighCook,Tony
Hawk,MichaelIrvin,MethodMan,MariaMenounos,TyreseGibson,Xzibit,JamesGandolfini,Kurt
Angle,amongothers.IncharacterasStewieGriffinandTomTuckerfromFamilyGuy,Seth
MacFarlaneservedasthevoiceoftheVGAs.[21][22]
Award

Winner

Nominees

Gameofthe
Year

TheElderScrolls
IV:Oblivion

Studioofthe
Year

CloverStudio,kamiRelicEntertainment,CompanyofHeroes
EpicGames,Gears
BethesdaGameStudios,TheElderScrollsIV:Oblivion
ofWar
Harmonix,GuitarHero

CyberVixen
oftheYear

AlyxVance,Half
Life2:Episode
One

LaraCroft,TombRaider:LegendPrincessPeach,SuperMario
Bros.Enrica,TomClancy'sSplinterCellDoubleAgentJen,
Prey

Best
Individual
SportsGame

TonyHawk's
Project8

RockstarPresentsTableTennisFightNightRound3Tiger
WoodsPGATour07TopSpin2

BestTeam
SportsGame

NBA2K7

MaddenNFL07NCAAFootball07FIFA07NHL07

BestGame
Basedona
MovieorTV
Show

LegoStarWarsII:
TheGodfather:TheGameScarface:TheWorldIsYoursThe
TheOriginal
Sopranos:RoadtoRespectFamilyGuyVideoGame!
Trilogy

Best
Performance
byaHuman
Male

PatrickStewartas
EmperorUriel
SeptimVII,The
ElderScrollsIV:
Oblivion

SethMacFarlaneasPeterGriffin,StewieGriffin,andBrian
Griffin,FamilyGuyVideoGame!GerryRosenthalasJimmy
Hopkins,BullyJohnnyDeppasJackSparrow,Piratesofthe
Caribbean:TheLegendofJackSparrowKieferSutherlandas
JackBauer,24:TheGame

Best
Supporting
Male
Performance

JamesGandolfini
asTonySoprano,
TheSopranos:
RoadtoRespect

SethGreenasChrisGriffin,FamilyGuyVideoGame!James
WoodsasGeorgeSheffield,Scarface:TheWorldIsYoursJames
CannasSantino'Sonny'Corleone,TheGodfather:TheGame
PhilipMichaelThomasasLanceVance,GrandTheftAuto:Vice
CityStories

Best
Performance
byaHuman
Female

VidaGuerraas
FemmeFatale,
Scarface:The
WorldIsYours

TiaCarrereasLin,SaintsRowEmmanuelleVaugierasNikki,
NeedForSpeed:CarbonKeelyHawesasLaraCroft,Tomb
Raider:LegendRosarioDawsonasTina,MarcEck'sGetting
Up:ContentsUnderPressure

Best
Supporting
Female
Performance

ElishaCuthbertasKimBauer,24:TheGameBrittanyMurphy
RachaelLeigh
asKarenLight,MarcEck'sGettingUp:ContentsUnder
CookasTifa
PressureMilaKunisasMegGriffin,FamilyGuyVideoGame!
Lockhart,Kingdom
LyndaCarterasFemaleNords/FemaleOrcs,TheElderScrolls
HeartsII
IV:Oblivion

GearsofWarGuitarHero2kami

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BestCast

FamilyGuyVideo
Game!

TheGodfather:TheGameScarface:TheWorldIsYoursSaints
RowTheElderScrollsIV:Oblivion

BestSong

"Lightsand
Sounds"by
Yellowcard,
BurnoutRevenge

"LocoRocoNoUta",LocoRoco"HeavenlyStar",Lumines2
"Helicopter"byBlocParty,MarkEck'sGettingUp:Contents
UnderPressureandBurnoutRevenge"SummerShudder"by
AFI,MadddenNFL07

Best
Soundtrack

GuitarHeroII

MaddenNFL07Scarface:TheWorldIsYoursGrandTheft
Auto:ViceCityStories

BestOriginal TheElderScrolls
Score
IV:Oblivion

BullyElectroplanktonkami

BestDriving
Game

BurnoutRevenge

NeedforSpeed:CarbonTOCARaceDriver3GTR2FIAGT
RacingGame

Most
Addictive
Game

TheElderScrolls
IV:Oblivion

BrainAge:TrainYourBraininMinutesaDayGearsofWar
GuitarHeroIICompanyofHeroes

BestFighting MortalKombat:
Game
Armageddon

Tekken:DarkResurrectionDeadorAlive4StreetFighter
AlphaAnthologyGodHand

BestAction
Game

DeadRising

NewSuperMarioBroskamiSaintsRowBully

BestShooter

GearsofWar

BlackPreyHalfLife2:EpisodeOneCallofDuty3

BestMilitary
Game

CompanyofHeroes

TomClancy'sGhostReconAdvancedWarfighterCallofDuty3
TheOutfitBattlefield2142

BestGraphics GearsofWar

kamiTomClancy'sGhostReconAdvancedWarfighterThe
ElderScrollsIV:OblivionCompanyofHeroes

Best
Handheld
Game

NewSuperMario
Bros.

BrainAge:TrainYourBraininMinutesaDayGrandTheft
Auto:ViceCityStoriesTetrisDSLocoRoco

Best
Multiplayer
Game

GearsofWar

CompanyofHeroesMetalGearSolid3:SubsistenceTom
Clancy'sGhostReconAdvancedWarfighterTomClancy's
SplinterCellDoubleAgent

Breakthrough
Wii
Technology

PlayStation3NintendoDSLiteElectroplankton

BestRPG

TheElderScrolls
IV:Oblivion

FinalFantasyXIIKingdomHeartsIIValkyrieProfile2:
Silmeria

BestPC
Game

CompanyofHeroes

HalfLife2:EpisodeOneBattlefield2142StarWars:Empireat
WarTheElderScrollsIV:Oblivion

BestWireless
SWATForce
Game

DinerDashTowerBloxxSuperKOBoxing!

Critic's
Choice
TheLegendof
(releasedafter
Zelda:Twilight
11/15/2006
Princess
andbefore
12/31/2006)

Resistance:FallofManMedievalII:TotalWarTomClancy's
RainbowSix:VegasWiiSports

RosarioDawsonas
Tina,MarcEck's
Breakthrough GettingUp:
N/A
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Characterof
theYear

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Pressure
JackSparrow
portrayedby
JohnnyDepp,
Piratesofthe
Caribbean:The
LegendofJack
Sparrow

N/A

2005Awards
The2005VGAswasheldDecember10,2005,attheGibsonAmphitheatreinLosAngeles.[23]Thefirst
VGAshostedbySamuelL.Jackson,theshowfeaturedworldpremieresof24:TheGamefrom2K
Games,SpyHunter:NowheretoRunfromMidwayGames,StarWars:EmpireatWarfromLucasArts,
andScarface:TheWorldIsYours,aswellasa25thanniversarycomictributetoPacManfromNamco.
Musicalperformanceswereby50Cent,DefLeppard,andMissyElliott,andshowappearancesby
CharlizeTheron,KieferSutherland,JackBlack,RedHotChiliPeppers,TheRock,VinDiesel,Carson
Daly,DonaldFaison,JaimePressly,JosieMaran,SnoopDogg,Xzibit,CarmenElectra,Natasha
Bedingfield,andDaneCook,amongothers.[24]
Award
Gameofthe
Year

Winner
ResidentEvil4

Nominees
CallofDuty2F.E.A.R.GodofWarWorldofWarcraft

ActionGame
GodofWar
oftheYear

ResidentEvil4PeterJackson'sKingKong:TheOfficialGameof
theMovieTheWarriors50Cent:Bulletproof

Best
Individual
SportsGame

TonyHawk's
American
Wasteland

TigerWoodsPGATour06SSXOnTourTopSpinFightNight
Round2

BestTeam
SportsGame

MaddenNFL06

Blitz:TheLeagueNBA2K6WorldSoccerWinningEleven8
InternationalNBAStreetV3

MariaMenounosas
Eva,JamesBond
007:FromRussia
withLove

CharlizeTheronasonFlux,onFluxJessicaAlbaas
InvisibleWoman,Fantastic4TraciLordsasCassandraHartz,
TrueCrime:NewYorkCityLaurenceBouvardasJoannaDark,
PerfectDarkZero

BestGame
Basedona
Movie

PeterJackson's
KingKong:The
OfficialGameof
theMovie

StarWarsBattlefrontIITheWarriorsJamesBond007:From
RussiaWithLoveTheMatrix:PathofNeo

Best
Performance
byaHuman
Male

JackBlackasCarl
Denham,Peter
50Centashimself,50Cent:BulletproofMichaelChiklisas
Jackson'sKing
Thing,Fantastic4SeanConneryasJamesBond,JamesBond
Kong:TheOfficial 007:FromRussiaWithLoveTCCarsonasKratos,GodofWar
GameoftheMovie

CyberVixen
oftheYear

Best
Supporting
Male

Christopher
WalkenasGabriel
Whitting,True

Eminemashimself,50Cent:BulletproofDr.Dreashimself,50
Cent:BulletproofMichaelClarkeDuncanasBlackmore,The
Suffering:TiesThatBindP.DiddyasDip,MarcEck'sGetting

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Performance

Crime:NewYork
City

Up:ContentsUnderPressure

Best
Performance
byaHuman
Female

NaomiWattsasAnnDarrow,PeterJackson'sKingKong:The
CharlizeTheronas OfficialGameoftheMovieJosieMaranasMiaTownsend,Need
onFlux,on
forSpeed:MostWantedJessicaAlbaasInvisibleWoman,
Flux
Fantastic4CorneliaHayesOHerlihyasFionaBelli,Haunting
Ground

Best
Supporting
Female
Performance

MariaMenounosasEva,JamesBond007:FromRussiaWith
TraciLordsas
LoveRosarioDawsonasTina,MarcEck'sGettingUp:
MadamCassandra
ContentsUnderPressureNatashaBedingfieldasElizabeth
Hartz,TrueCrime:
Stark,JamesBond007:FromRussiaWithLoveMariska
NewYorkCity
HargitayasDeenaDixon,TrueCrime:NewYorkCity

"LightsandSounds"byYellowcard,BurnoutRevenge"WhenI
"MaybeWeCrazy" GetAngry"bySpiderLoc,MaddenNFL06"GettingUp
BestOriginal
by50Cent,50
Anthem:PartI"byTalibKweliandRakim,MarkEck'sGetting
Song
Cent:Bulletproof Up:ContentsUnderPressure"ErrorOperator"byTakingBack
Sunday,Fantastic4
Best
Soundtrack

GuitarHero

GrandTheftAuto:LibertyCityStories50Cent:Bulletproof
TonyHawk'sAmericanWastelandSSXOnTour

BestOriginal
CallofDuty2GodofWarIndigoProphecyPerfectDark
WeLoveKatamari
Score
Zero
Designerof
theYear

RobPardo,WorldofWarcraftMichelAncel,PeterJackson's
DavidJaffe,Godof
KingKong:TheOfficialGameoftheMovieShigeruMiyamoto,
War
NintendogsCraigHubbard,F.E.A.R.

BestDriving
Game

BurnoutRevenge

GranTurismo4L.A.RushForzaMotorsportMidnightClub
3:DUBEdition

Most
Addictive
Game

WorldofWarcraft

WeLoveKatamariLuminesNintendogsMeteos

BestFighting FightNightRound SoulcaliburIIITekken5DarkstalkersChronicle:TheChaos


Game
2
TowerMortalKombat:ShaolinMonks
BestFirst
F.E.A.R.
PersonAction

CallofDuty2FarCryInstinctsBattlefield2PerfectDark
Zero

BestMilitary
Game

BrothersinArms:EarnedinBloodBattlefield2TomClancy's
SplinterCell:ChaosTheorySOCOM3:U.S.NavySEALs

CallofDuty2

BestGraphics ResidentEvil4

PeterJackson'sKingKong:TheOfficialGameoftheMovieCall
ofDuty2F.E.A.R.PGR3

Best
Handheld
Game

Lumines

GrandTheftAuto:LibertyCityStoriesNintendogsMeteos
BurnoutLegends

Best
Multiplayer
Game

GuildWars

SOCOM3:U.S.NavySEALsBattlefield2CityofVillains
WorldofWarcraft

Best
Breakthrough PSP
Technology

FacialMocapNBALive06NintendogsVoiceRecognition
UnrealEngine3Xbox360

BestRPG

JadeEmpireXMenLegendsII:RiseofApocalypseDungeon
SiegeIIStarWarsKnightsoftheOldRepublicII:TheSithLords

WorldofWarcraft

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Game

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WorldofWarcraft

MarcEck's
BestWireless GettingUp:
Game
ContentsUnder
Pressure
BestCast

PeterJackson's
KingKong:The
OfficialGameof
theMovie

Battlefield2CallofDuty2F.E.A.R.SidMeier'sCivilization
IV
NeedforSpeed:Underground2MassiveSnowboardingThe
IncrediblesTomClancy'sSplinterCell:ChaosTheory

N/A

2004Awards
The2004VGAswasheldinSantaMonica,CaliforniaonDecember14,2004,attheBarkerHangarand
hostedbySnoopDogg.TheshowfeaturedexclusiveworldpremieregameplayandfootageofMidway
Games'Fear&Respect,TheGodfather:TheGamefromJohnSingeltonandElectronicArts,andNeed
forSpeed:UndergroundRivalsforthePlayStationPortable.MusicalperformancesincludedSum41,
Ludacris,andaspecialliveperformancebySnoopDoggandtheremainingmembersofTheDoors
performing"RidersontheStorm".OtherperformancesincludedSnoopDoggandPharrell,MtleyCre,
BustaRhymes,andMethodManandRedmaninthefirsteverDefJam:FightForNYperformance.
CelebrityappearancesincludedBrookeBurke,SamuelL.Jackson,VinDiesel,GreenDay,Giovanni
Ribisi,GabrielleUnion,TaraReid,PapaRoach,TonyHawk,JohnSingleton,DannyMasterson,Frankie
Muniz,BaiLing,RonPerlman,BamMargera,FreddyAdu,Fabolous,BobbyCrosby,BarryZito,and
MichelleRodriguez,amongothers.[25][26]
Award

Winner

Nominees

Gameofthe
Year

GrandTheftAuto:
SanAndreas

Burnout3:TakedownHalfLife2Halo2MetalGearSolid3:
SnakeEater

BestGame
Basedona
Movie

TheChroniclesof
Riddick:Escape
fromButcherBay

GoldenEye:RogueAgentSpiderMan2StarWars:Battlefront

Best
Performance
byaHuman
Female

BrookeBurkeas
RachelTeller,Need
forSpeed:
Underground2

JudiDenchasM,Goldeneye:RogueAgentCarmenElectraas
herself,DefJam:FightForNYJenniferGarnerasSydney
Bristow,AliasHeidiKlumasKatyaNadanova,JamesBond007:
EverythingorNothing

Best
Performance
byaHuman
Male

SamuelL.Jackson
asSergeantFrank
Tenpenny,Grand
TheftAuto:San
Andreas

VinDieselasRichardB.Riddick,TheChroniclesofRiddick:
EscapefromButcherBayHughJackmanasGabrielVan
Helsing,VanHelsingChristopherLeeasFranciscoScaramanga,
GoldenEye:RogueAgentTobeyMcguireasSpiderMan,Spider
Man2

CyberVixen
oftheYear

BloodRayne,
BloodRayne2

TinaArmstrong,DeadorAliveUltimateCarmenElectra,Def
Jam:FightForNYLubaLicious,LeisureSuitLarry:Magda
CumLaudeRachelTeller(playedbyBrookeBurke),Needfor
Speed:Underground2

BestDriving
Game

Burnout3:
Takedown

NASCAR2005:ChasefortheCupNeedForSpeed:
Underground2

BestSports
Game

MaddenNFL2005

ESPNNFL2K5NBABallersTigerWoodsPGATour2005
TonyHawk'sUnderground2

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BestFighting MortalKombat:
Game
Deception

DefJam:FightForNYDeadorAliveUltimateFightNight
2004WWESmackDown!vs.Raw

BestAction
Game

MetalGearSolid3:SnakeEaterNinjaGaiden

GrandTheftAuto:
SanAndreas

BestFirst
Halo2
PersonAction

Doom3FarCryHalfLife2UnrealTournament2004

"IDo"byChingy,NeedforSpeedUnderground2"Pain"by
"AmericanIdiot"
BestSongina
JimmyEatWorld,TonyHawk'sUnderground2"LeanBack"by
byGreenDay,
VideoGame
TerrorSquad,NeedforSpeedUnderground2"Go"byWill.i.am,
MaddenNFL2005
NBALive2005
Best
Soundtrack

GrandTheftAuto:
SanAndreas

GoldenEye:RogueAgentHalo2KatamariDamacyMadden
NFL2005

Designerof
theYear

JasonJonesand
BungieStudios,
Halo2

SamHouserandRockstarNorth,GrandTheftAuto:SanAndreas
TomonobuItagakiandTeamNinja,NinjaGaidenHideoKojima,
MetalGearSolid3:SnakeEaterAlexWardandCriterion,
Burnout3:Takedown

BestMilitary
Game

CallofDuty:
FinestHour

Conflict:VietnamFullSpectrumWarriorRome:TotalWar
Warhammer40,000:DawnofWar

BestPC
Game

HalfLife2

Doom3Rome:TotalWarTheSims2

BestWireless
MightandMagic
Game

CBSSportslineBaseball2004JamdatSportsNFL2005
NationalTreasure

BestGraphics HalfLife2

Doom3Halo2NinjaGaiden

BestNew
Technology

NintendoDS

HalfLife2engineNVIDIAGeForce6800SpherexXbox5.1
SurroundSoundSystem

Best
Handheld

Metroid:Zero
Mission

AstroBoy:OmegaFactorMarioGolf:ToadstoolTour
PokmonFireRedVersion

Best
Massively
Multiplayer
Game

CityofHeroes

EverquestIIFinalFantasyXI

BestRPG

Fable

TheBard'sTaleShinMegamiTensei:NocturneXMen
Legends

Most
Addictive
Game
(viewer's
choice)

Burnout3:
Takedown

CityofHeroesDonkeyKongaKatamariDamacyTheSims2

BestGaming
Publication
(fanfavorite)

GameInformer

ElectronicGamingMonthlyOfficialPlayStationMagazine
GMROfficialXboxMagazine

BestGaming
WebSite(fan GameSpot
favorite)

1UPGameSpyIGNShackNews

2003Awards
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The2003SpikeVideoGameAwardswasthefirstvideogameawardshowtobehostedbySpikeTV.It
washeldattheMGMGrandGardenArenainLasVegas,NevadaonDecember2,2003,andairedon
December4.TheeventwashostedbyDavidSpadeandfeaturedappearancesbyLil'Kim,Jaime
Pressly,DMX,P.O.D.,OrlandoJones,andCedrictheEntertainer.[27]TheeventalsofeaturedaWWE
tagteamwrestlingmatchwiththesuperstarsReyMysterio,ChrisJericho,TrishStratus,and
Victoria.[28][29]
Award

Winner

Nominees

Gameofthe
Year

FreedomFightersGrandTheftAuto:ViceCityLegendof
Zelda:TheWindWakerSOCOMII:U.S.NavySealsSSX3
MaddenNFL2004
StarWarsGalaxiesTomClancy'sSplinterCellTonyHawk's
Underground

BestSports
Game

TonyHawk's
Underground

BestAction
Game

FreedomFightersHitman2:SilentAssassinMaxPayne2:The
TrueCrime:Streets FallofMaxPaynePanzerDragoonOrtaReturntoCastle
ofLA
WolfensteinSOCOMII:U.S.NavySealsStarWarsRogue
SquadronIII:RebelStrikeXIII

Best
Animation

DeadorAlive
XtremeBeach
Volleyball

GrandTheftAuto:ViceCityTheGetawayResidentEvilCode:
VeronicaXTheLordoftheRings:TheReturnoftheKingTrue
Crime:StreetsofLAWarcraftIII:TheFrozenThrone
XenosagaEpisodeI:DerWillezurMachtXIII

BestGame
Basedona
Movie

EntertheMatrix

CrouchingTiger,HiddenDragonHarryPotter:Quidditch
WorldCupTheHulkIndianaJonesandtheEmperor'sTomb
JamesBond007:NightfireTheLordoftheRings:TheReturnof
theKingStarWarsRogueSquadronIII:RebelStrikeStar
Wars:KnightsoftheOldRepublicTron2.0

BestDriving
Game

NASCARThunder
2004

AutoModellistaColinMcRaeRally3F1CareerChallenge
FZeroGXTheGetawayMidnightClubIIMotoGP2The
Simpsons:Hit&Run

DefJamVendetta

GrandTheftAuto:ViceCityMaddenNFL2004NBALive2004
NBAStreetVol.2SSX3TonyHawk'sUndergroundTrue
Crime:StreetsofLAWakeboardingUnleashedfeaturingShaun
Murray

RayLiottaas
TommyVercetti,
GrandTheftAuto:
ViceCity

ChristinaAguileraasherself,TheSims:SuperstarChristopher
WalkenasGeorge,TrueCrime:StreetsofLADavidDuchovny
asXIII,XIIIDMX,MethodMan,andmoreasthemselves,Def
JamVendettaGiovanniRibisiasPvtElder,CallofDutyJada
PinkettSmithasNiobe,EntertheMatrixJennaJamesonas
CandySuxxx,GrandTheftAuto:ViceCitySnoopDoggas
himself,TrueCrime:StreetsofLA

Halo2

DeadorAliveOnlineDoom3Driv3rFableFullSpectrum
WarriorGranTurismo4HalfLife2JamesBond007:
EverythingorNothingMedalofHonor:RisingSunMetalGear
Solid3:SnakeEaterTheSims2Starcraft:Ghost

BestMusic

Best
Performance
byaHuman

Most
Anticipated
Most

DeadorAlive:ExtremeBeachVolleyballESPNNFLFootball
MaddenNFL2004NBALive2004NBAStreetVol.2SSX3
TigerWoodsPGATour2004WorldSeriesBaseball2K3WWE
SmackDown!HereComesthePain

AnarchyOnline:ShadowlandsDonkeyKongCountryESPN

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Addictive

SoulcaliburII

NHLHockeyMaddenNFL2004PlanetSideTheSims:
SuperstarViewtifulJoeVirtuaFighter4:Evolution

Halo:Combat
Evolved

AgeofMythology:TheTitansBattlefield1942:TheRoadto
RomeCommand&Conquer:GeneralsZeroHourFreedom
FightersJediKnight:JediAcademyMaxPayne2:TheFallof
MaxPayneTheSims:SuperstarWarcraftIII:TheFrozen
Throne

BestOnline
Game

FinalFantasyXI

AnarchyOnline:ShadowlandsBattlefield1942:TheRoadto
RomeEverQuestOnlineAdventuresMidnightClubII
NeverwinterNights:ShadowsofUndrentidePlanetSideThe
SimsOnlineStarWarsGalaxies

Best
Handheld
Game

TomClancy's
SplinterCell

AdvanceWars2:BlackHoleRisingCastlevania:AriaofSorrow
FinalFantasyTacticsAdvanceIridionIIMegaManandBass
NinjaFiveORayman3SonicAdvance2

BestPC
Game

BackyardWrestling:Don'tTryThisatHomeBloodyRoar4
WWESmackDown!
BestFighting
Capcomvs.SNK2EODefJamVendettaPrideFC
HereComesthe
Game
SoulcaliburIIVirtuaFighter4:EvolutionWWEWrestlemania
Pain
XIX
BestFirst
CallofDuty
PersonAction

BestFantasy
Game

Battlefield1942:SecretWeaponsofWWIIChromeHalo:
CombatEvolvedPlanetsideRainbowSix3:RavenShield
ReturntoCastleWolfenstein:TidesofWarTomClancy'sGhost
Recon:IslandThunderXIII

.HackPart1InfectionDarkCloud2EverQuestOnline
StarWars:Knights AdventuresFinalFantasyXISkiesofArcadiaLegendsStar
oftheOldRepublic WarsGalaxiesTheLegendofZelda:TheWindWaker
XenosagaEpisodeI:DerWillezurMacht

Spike'sVideoGameHallofFame
Spike'sVideoGameHallofFamerecognizesthevideogame"franchisesthroughouthistorythathave
broughttheindustrytowhereitistoday"CaseyPatterson,executiveproduceroftheVGAsand
executivevicepresidentofeventproductionforViacomMediaNetworksEntertainmentGroup.The
onlyinducteewasawardedattheninthannualSpikeVideoGameAwardsonDecember10,2011.The
inauguralrecipientwasTheLegendofZeldafranchise,withShigeruMiyamotoacceptingtheaward.[1]
Year

Inductee

2011 TheLegendofZelda

Nomination
Withtheexceptionofthefanvoted"MostAnticipatedGame","CharacteroftheYear",andafewother
nonannualcategories,theawardnomineesandwinnersarevotedbyanadvisorycouncil,featuringover
20journalistsfromvariousmediaoutlets.Fans,however,canvoteonlineforwhichgamestheythink
shouldwineachcategory.

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Member

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VGXAdvisoryCouncilasofNovember2013[30]
Position
Publication

AndyMcNamara

EditorinChief

GameInformer

BenSilverman

Writer

Yahoo!Games

BrianCrecente

NewsEditor

Polygon

ChrisGrant

Editor

Polygon

ChrisKohler

GamesEditor

Wired

DaleNorth

EditorinChief

Destructoid

DarrenFranich

StaffWriter

EntertainmentWeekly

FrancescaReyes

EditorinChief

OfficialXboxMagazine

GeoffKeighley

Host/ExecutiveProducer GameTrailersTVwithGeoffKeighley/SpikeTV

JeffGerstmann

EditorinChief

GiantBomb

JeremyPerish

EditorialDirector

usgamer.net

JerryHolkins

CoCreator

PennyArcade

JustinCalvert

ExecutiveEditor

GameSpot

LoganDecker

EditorinChief

PCGamer

LouKesten

Reviewer/Editor

AssociatedPress

LudwigKietzmann EditorinChief

Joystiq

MikeKrahulik

CoCreator

PennyArcade

MikeSnider

EntertainmentReporter

USAToday

RussFrushtick

SeniorEditor

Polygon

SophiaTong

EditorinChief

GamesRadar

StephenTotilo

DeputyEditor

Kotaku

TalBlevins

VPGamesContent

IGN

TinaAmini

CoordinatorEditor

Kotaku

Reception
VideogamejournalismveteranJeffGreenhasbeenvocalinhiscriticismoftheSpikeVideoGame
Awards.Inhisassessmentofthe2010VGAs,GreenlamentsthatSpikeTValienatedviewersdueto
theirdecisiontofocustheawardsonitsownprimarydemographic,ratherthanthevideogame
communityatlarge.Greenstatesthatthisleadstoappearancesbycelebritieswho"eitherdidn'twantto
beorknowwhytheywerethere."[31]2011VGAhostZacharyLevirecognizedthisandpriortohosting
theevent,toldMTVinaninterviewthat,"ImhappytoworkontheVGAsonSpikeandmakethe
networkhappy,butIwanttoberespectfultothecommunityofgamersbecauseIamonemyself.And
[with]thehumorinvolved,Iwantittobesmart,Iwantittobehonest,andaccurate."[11]GiantBomb's
AlexNavarrohasalsocommentedontheVGAs,questioningtheimportanceoftheawardsthemselves
nexttotheVGA'sfocusonitsexclusivereveals.[32]
The2011VGAsweregivensimilarcriticisms.KotakureportedthatVGAnomineesMarkHamilland
TaraStrongweredisappointedthattheywerepresentattheeventbuttheirrespectivecategorieswere
notpresentattheshow,onlyfindingouttheresultsofthe"BestPerformancebyaHumanMale"and
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"BestPerformancebyaHumanFemale"awardsaftertheshow.[33]Wired.comwriterJasonSchreier
addressedSpikeTVaftertheeventinreferencetofoodeatingsegmentsbyFeliciaDayandthehost
ZacharyLevihavingsimulationsofasexualactperformedonhim.Schreiersaid,"Itsnothardtofind
therootoftheproblemhere:Youthinkweredumb.Youthinkyouraudienceissostupidthattheyllbe
amusedbyYouTuberantsandhealthpotiongags.Youthinkwegetourjolliesoutofwatchinggirlsbite
cupcakesoffconveyorbelts.Youthinkvideogamereferencesmakeagoodsubstituteforhumor."
SchreieralsoquotedJoystiq'sJustinMcElroy,whovoicedhisconcernatmanyawardsbeingshown
togetherinashortmontage.PraisewasgivenforthehandlingofTheLegendofZelda'sinductioninto
theHallofFameincludingthevideopackageofthefranchise'sreleasesandanappearancebycreator
ShigeruMiyamoto.[34]
The2013VGXreceivedconsiderablenegativepressafterairing[35]muchofthecriticismwasaimedat
hostMcHale'sinsultstowardsthedevelopersandtheaudience.[36][37][38][39]

Parodies
TheVideoMADtv,highlightingthefictional1stAnnualVideoGameAwardsonJune21,1977,
hostedbyJoeNamath(playedbyMichaelMcDonald)andFarrahFawcett(playedbyArden
Myrin),musicalguestTheJackson5,andawardpresenterMarkSpitz(playedbyIkeBarinholtz).
PongandAsteroidsweretheonlyvideogamesnominatedforalloftheawardspresented,even
thoughAsteroidswasn'treleasedinthearcadeuntil1979.Thecategoriesshowninthesketchwere
"BestGraphicsinaVideoGame"(Asteroidswins),and"MostRealisticSoundinaVideoGame"
(PongandAsteroidswininatie).BobbyLeeacceptsanawardasadesignerofAsteroids.Space
Invadersisshowntodisplaythefutureofvideogames,althoughitwasreleasedbeforeAsteroids
in1978.[40]

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SpikeVideoGameAwards(http://www.spike.com/shows/videogameawards)
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