PlayStation Awards 2013: Grand Theft Auto 5 takes Platinum

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 3 December 2013 14:30 GMT

Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia has announced the winners of the 2013 PlayStation Awards. The accolades are handed out to titles which hit the highest sales figures between November 1, 2012 and October 31, 2013 in the region.

Similar to record sales, Platinum is the highest prize handed to the game which shipped over one million units – downloads included – while Gold goes to the titles which shipped over 500,000 units.

The full list of winners along with which company published it in the region is below, courtesy of Gematsu.

Platinum Prize: Grand Theft Auto V (Take-Two Interactive)

Gold Prize

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 (Square Enix)
Dragon’s Crown (Atlus)
JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle (Namco Bandai)
Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (Konami)
One Piece: Pirate Warriors 2 (Namco Bandai)
Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 (Konami)
Tales of Xillia 2 (Namco Bandai)
Yakuza 5 (Sega)

User Choice Prize

Beyond: Two Souls (SCEJ)
Dragon’s Crown (Atlus)
Grand Theft Auto V (Take-Two Interactive)
Killzone: Mercenary (SCEJ)
The Last of Us (SCEJ)
The Legend of Heroes: Sen no Kiseki (Falcom)
Persona 4 Golden (Atlus)
Soul Sacrifice (SCEJ)
Tomb Raider (Square Enix)
Toukiden (Tecmo Koei)

Special Prize (representing originality and influence)

Cytus Lambda (Rayark)
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn (Square Enix)
Phantasy Star Online 2 (Sega)

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