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2012 BAFTA Video Game Awards Winners Announced

2012 BAFTA Video Game Awards Winners Announced

2012 BAFTA Video Game Awards logoThe 2012 BAFTA Video Game Awards have just finished in London, and nobody dominated the awards.

Portal 2 picked up some of the top gongs, including Story, Design, and the coveted Best Game award. Battlefield 3 scooped three. And British games also fared well, with LittleBigPlanet picking up awards for Family and Innovation and Batman: Arkham City winning for Action game and Mark Hamill won for his demented performance as The Joker.

Below is a full list of tonight’s winners:

  • Story: Portal 2
  • Original Music: L.A. Noire
  • Audio Achievement: Battlefield 3 (skipping)
  • Design: Portal 2
  • Game Innovation: LittleBigPlanet 2
  • Strategy: Total War: SHOGUN 2
  • Mobile & Handheld: Peggle HD
  • Game Award of 2011: Battlefield 3
  • Action: Batman: Arkham City
  • BAFTA Ones to Watch: Tick Tock Toys – Swallowtail
  • Online – Browser: Monstermind
  • Artistic Acievement: Rayman Origins
  • Special Award: Markus ‘Notch’ Persson
  • Sports/Fitness: Kinect Sports 2
  • Online – Multiplayer: Battlefield 3
  • Debut Game: Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet
  • Family: LittleBigPlanet 2
  • Performer: Mark Hamill as the Joker, Batman: Arkham City
  • Best Game: Portal 2

[Via IGN]

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