Best games of 2013: VGX award winners revealed

The 2013 Spike VGX awards, formerly VGA (Video Game Awards) wrapped up on 7 December, and the winners of the 11th annual event have been revealed.

The nominees were chosen and voted on by a panel of judges comprised of members from various media outlets: Entertainment Weekly, Game Informer, Joystiq, Kotaku, Polygon, IGN, GameTrailers, Gamespot,, USA Today, and Associated Press.

The viewers also had their chance to vote, selecting Most Anticipated Game, character of the Year, and Best Mobile Game.

Check them out below and let us know what you think of the winners in the comments:

  • Game of the Year: Grand Theft Auto 5
  • Studio of the Year: Naughty Dog
  • Most Anticipated Game (voted on by fans): Titanfall
  • Best Shooter: BioShock Infinite
  • Best Independent Game: Gone Home
  • Best Action Adventure Game: Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Best Sports Game: NBA 2K14
  • Best RPG: Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch
  • Best Fighting Game: Injustice: Gods Among Us
  • Best Driving Game: Forza Motorsport 5
  • Best DLC: Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
  • Best Xbox Game: Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
  • Best PlayStation Game: The Last of Us
  • Best Nintendo Game: Super Mario 3D World
  • Best PC Game: Gone Home
  • Best Handheld Game: The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds
  • Best Casual Game: Plants vs. Zombies 2
  • Best Voice Actor: Troy Baker (as Joel in The Last of Us)
  • Best Voice Actress: Ashley Johnson (as Ellie in The Last of Us)
  • Best Soundtrack: Grand Theft Auto 5
  • Best Song in a Game: “Will the Circle be Unbroken” performed by Courtnee Draper & Troy Baker (BioShock Infinite)

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