Game Critics Awards 2010 – And The Awards Goes To…

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The Game Critics Awards have released their winners for the Best Of E3 2010 and there are a few upsets running amok. If you haven’t already checked out our very own Lazygamer E3 2010 Awards you can do so by clicking here.

The Game Critics Awards are compiled through the voting of 31 voting publications to give their final winners of the big boys at E3.

Hit the jump to see how the winners are.


Best of Show
Nintendo 3DS (Nintendo)

Best Original Game
Dance Central (Harmonix/MTV Games/Microsoft for Xbox 360) 



Best Console Game
Rage (id Software/Bethesda for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360)

Best Handheld Game
God of War: Ghost of Sparta (Ready at Dawn/Sony Santa Monica for PSP)



Best PC Game
Portal 2 
(Valve)

Best Hardware

Nintendo 3DS 
(Nintendo)

Best Action Game

Rage 
(id Software/Bethesda for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360)

Best Action/Adventure Game

Portal 2 
(Valve for PC / Mac, PS3 and Xbox 360)

Best Role Playing Game
Star Wars: The Old Republic 
(BioWare Austin/LucasArts/EA for PC)

Best Fighting Game

Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds 
(Capcom for PS3 and Xbox 360)

Best Racing Game

Need for Speed Hot Pursuit 
(Criterion Games/Electronic Arts for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360)

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Best Sports Game

NBA Jam
 (EA Canada/EA Sports for Wii)

Best Strategy Game
Civilization V
 (Firaxis/2K Games for PC)

Best Social/Casual Game

Rock Band 3 
(Harmonix/MTV Games/Electronic Arts for PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii)

Best Motion Simulation Game

Dance Central 
(Harmonix/MTV Games/Microsoft for Xbox 360)

Best Online Multiplayer

Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood 
(Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360)

Special Commendation for Graphics
Rage 
(id Software/Bethesda for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360)

Last Updated: July 7, 2010

Nick De Bruyne

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