Star Wars: Battlefront Wins Best of Gamescom Award

Star Wars: Battlefront has been crowned the best game at Gamescom 2015 by a panel of jurists, and even won the public-voted “Most Wanted Consumer Award.” Star Wars: Battlefront easily beat its opponents for awards, nabbing an additional four wins; Best Console Game Sony Playstation, Best PC Game and Best Online Multiplayer Game. Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain and Forza Motorsport 6 were the only other titles to nab multiple awards, in this case, two.

Here are the full list of nominees with winners bolded:

Best of Gamescom 2015

  • Star Wars Battlefront 

Most Wanted Consumer Award

  • Star Wars: Battlefront 

Best Console Game Sony PlayStation 4

  • Final Fantasy XV
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • Star Wars: Battlefront 
  • Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
  • Unravel

Best Console Game Microsoft Xbox One

  • Final Fantasy XV
  • Halo 5: Guardians
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain 
  • Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2
  • Tom Clancy’s The Division

Best Console Game Nintendo Wii U

  • LEGO Marvel Avengers
  • Skylanders SuperChargers
  • Super Mario Maker 
  • Xenoblade Chronicles X

Best PC Game

  • Anno 2205
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops III
  • Dark Souls 3
  • Mad Max
  • Star Wars: Battlefront 

Best Mobile Game (incl. Handheld, iOS, Android, Windows)

  • The Airbender
  • The Legend of Zelda: Tri Force Heroes 
  • Torchlight Mobile

Best Role Playing Game

  • Dark Souls 3
  • Dragon Quest Heroes
  • Final Fantasy XV
  • Tom Clancy’s The Division
  • Xenoblade Chronicles X

Best Racing Game

  • Forza Motorsport 6
  • Need for Speed
  • Skylanders SuperChargers

Best Action Game

  • Mad Max
  • Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain
  • Star Wars: Battlefront
  • Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End
  • Until Dawn

Best Simulation Game

  • Anno 2205
  • Forza Motorsport 6
  • Grand Ages: Medieval

Best Sports Game

  • FIFA 16
  • Mario Tennis: Ultra Smash
  • PES 2016

Best Family Game

  • Guitar Hero Live
  • LEGO Dimensions
  • Dragon Quest Heroes
  • Skylanders SuperChargers
  • Super Mario Maker

Best Strategy Game

  • Anno 2205
  • Crookz – The Big Heist
  • Unravel

Best Social / Casual / Online Game

  • Guitar Hero Live
  • Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2
  • Super Mario Maker

Best Online Multiplayer Game

  • Battleborn
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops III
  • Halo 5: Guardians
  • Star Wars: Battlefront
  • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege

Best Hardware (incl. Peripheral)

  • Guitar Hero Live
  • HTC Vive
  • Xbox One Elite Wireless Controller