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Dragon Age: Inquisition, Shadow of Mordor win big at SXSW Gaming Awards

Dragon Age; Inquisition was crowned Game of the Year at the second annual SXSW Gaming Awards.


Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor was another stand out winner, with three gongs for Excellence in Gameplay, Excellence in Animation and Excellence in Design and Direction.

Here are the full winners:

  • Game of the Year: Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • Mobile Game of the Year: Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
  • Table Top Game of the Year: Star Realms
  • Excellence in Gameplay: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Excellence in Art: Child of Light
  • Excellence in Animation: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Excellence in Technical Achievement: Destiny
  • Excellence in Visual Achievement: Far Cry 4
  • Excellence in Narrative: The Wolf Among Us
  • Excellence in Design and Direction: Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Excellence in SFX: Alien: Isolation
  • Excellence in Musical Score: Transistor
  • Excellence in Multiplayer: Super Smash Bros. Wii U
  • Excellence in Convergence: South Park: The Stick of Truth
  • Most Valuable Character: Ellie, The Last of Us: Left Behind
  • Most Valuable eSports Team: Cloud9
  • Most Valuable Online Channel: Rooster Teeth
  • Most Valuable Add-On Content: The Last of Us: Left Behind
  • Most Anticipated Crowdfunded Game: Star Citizen
  • Matthew Crump Cultural Innovation Award: This War of Mine
  • Gamer’s Voice Award: Speedrunners

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