EA cleans up at gamescom 2011 Awards

By Brenna Hillier
18 August 2011 03:54 GMT

EA scored highly at this year’s Gamescom Awards, taking home four wins and nabbing the coveted Best of Gamescom trophy with Battlefield 3.

FIFA 12, Star Wars: The Old Republic, and the newly launched The Sims Social also won acclaim.

Sony came in second with a Best Hardware win for PlayStation Vita – unsurprisingly, as it was the only major new hardware presence – and Best Mobile Game for Uncharted: Golden Abyss.

The full list of winners is as follows:

  • Best of Gamescom: Battlefield 3, DICE, Electronic Arts
  • Best Hardware: PlayStation Vita, Sony Computer Entertainment
  • Best Console Game: FIFA 12, EA Sports, Electronic Arts
  • Best Mobile Game: Uncharted: Golden Abyss, Bend Studio, Sony Computer Entertainment
  • Best Online Game: Star Wars: The Old Republic, BioWare, Electronic Arts
  • Best PC Game: Diablo III, Blizzard Entertainment, Activision
  • Best Browser Game: The Sims Social, EA Play, Electronic Arts
  • Best Family Game: Sesame Street: Once Upon a Monster, Double Fine, Warner Bros. Interactive

Thanks, EDGE.

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