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2018 Steam Awards: PUBG walks off with Game of the Year

Winners of the Steam Awards will be announced today.

During the Winter Sale, Steam users were able to cast their votes for the 2018 Steam Awards. Valve will announced the winners today in a broadcast.

The winners were revealed on Steam TV earlier today.

PUBG walked off with Game of the Year, and Rainbow Six Siege won the Better with Friends Award.

CD Projekt Red won Best Developer, and The Witcher 3 won the award for Best Environment.

Nominees and categories are posted below with winners in bold.


2018 Steam Awards nominees

Game of the Year

  • Playerunknown's Battlegrounds
  • Monster Hunter: World
  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance
  • Hitman 2
  • Assassin's Creed Odyssey

VR Game of the Year

  • The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim VR
  • VRChat
  • Beat Saber
  • Fallout 4 VR
  • Superhot VR

Labor of Love

  • Dota 2
  • Grand Theft Auto 5
  • No Man's Sky
  • Path of Exile
  • Stardew Valley

Best Environment

  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Subnautica
  • Shadow of the Tomb Raider
  • Far Cry 5
  • Dark Souls 3

Better with Friends

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • Rainbow Six Siege
  • Payday 2
  • Dead by Daylight
  • Overcooked 2

Best Alternate History

  • Wolfeinstein 2: The New Colossus
  • Assassin's Creed Odyssey
  • Hearts of Iron 4
  • Sid Meier's Civilization 6
  • Fallout 4

Most Fun with a Machine

  • Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • Rocket League
  • Nier:Automata
  • Factorio
  • Space Engineers

Best Developer

  • CD Projekt Red
  • Ubisoft
  • Bethesda
  • Rockstar Games
  • Digital Extremes
  • Square Enix
  • Capcom
  • Paradox Interactive
  • Bandai Namco
  • Klei Entertainment


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