E3 2013 Awards Roundup

 
Honored. Elated. Humbled. Delighted. In the past few weeks, the critics have come back with over 200 E3 2013 awards nominations – and while we knew we had a strong lineup of great games, we’re still grateful the gracious support from the gaming community. Below is a full list of every award and nomination so far. And a big thanks to everyone for recognizing the hard work of our talented and dedicated development teams!

E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Watch Dogs

 
WON

  • Best Action Game – IGN
  • Best Original Game – Machinima
  • Best of Show – GameSpot
  • Most Valuable Game – PC Gamer
  • Most Valuable Game – @Gamer
  • We Love It – The Escapist
  • User Poll: Game of E3 – CVG
  • Best Multiplayer – Digital Spy
  • Best Game – Digital Spy
  • Best of Show – Game Front
  • Best Game in a New Series – Gamereactor
  • Biggest Surprise – Gaming Excellence
  • Most Anticipated – Gaming Excellence
  • Game of the Show – Gaming Excellence
  • Most Innovative – GamingTrend
  • Best of E3 – GT
  • Best Trailer – Gaming Hype
  • Best Original Game – Inside Gaming Daily
  • Best Action Game – Jeuxvideo
  • Best Cross Generation Game – Lazygamer
  • More Kick-Ass Hero – Newsarama
  • Best Game – PlayStation Universe
  • Best of E3 2013 –WorthPlaying
  • Best of E3 2013 – Yahoo! Games
  • Best Multiplatform Game – Gamesource.it
  • Title Full of Win – GotGame
  • Best of E3 – Wiki Games Guide
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best New Franchise – IGN
  • Best Overall Game – IGN
  • Best Xbox One Game – IGN
  • Best PS4 Game – IGN
  • Best Wii U Game – IGN
  • Best PC Game – IGN
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Inside Gaming Daily
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Machinima
  • Best Games of E3 – CVG
  • Game of Show – Destructoid
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Destructoid
  • Best of E3 – Game Informer
  • Best of Show – Games Beat
  • People’s Choice – GameSpot
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Gaming Excellence
  • Best Graphics – Gaming Excellence
  • Best Technical Achievement – Gaming Excellence
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – GamingTrend
  • Best PC Game – GamingTrend
  • Best of E3 – Hardcore Gamer
  • Game of Show –Hardcore Gamer
  • Best PC Game – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best Action Game – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best of Show – Newsarama
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – PC Link Download
  • Best of Show – Game Critics Awards
  • Best Original Game – Game Critics Awards
  • Best Console Game – Game Critics Awards
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Game Critics Awards
  • Best Online Multiplayer – Game Critics Awards

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Tom Clancy’s The Division

 
WON

  • Best New Franchise – IGN
  • Biggest Surprise – Revision 3
  • Editor’s Choice – Polygon
  • Game of the Show – Neogaf
  • Game of the Show – PlayStation Lifestyle
  • Best Trend in Videogames – Forbes
  • Best Use of a Tablet – Time
  • Best RPG – The Escapist
  • Editors’ Choice – GameSpot
  • Best of E3 – Yahoo! Games
  • Top 10 E3 2013 – IGN Italia
  • Game of the Show – JDJV
  • Game of the Show – DMorgen.B
  • Game of the Show – iHLN
  • Best of the Show – Jeuxvideo 24
  • Best Graphics – Jeuxvideo 24
  • Best MMO – Cheat Code Central
  • Biggest Surprise – Nerdluster
  • Game of the Show – Now Gamer
  • Best New IP – Hardcore Shooter
  • Best of E3 – Game Revolution
  • Best New Franchise – Game Chronicles
  • Most Anticipated Game for 2014 – Game Chronicles
  • Best Graphics – Metro
  • Best Action Game – PlayStation Universe
  • Best Game of E3 2013 – Gamereactor
  • Best MMO Game – Jeuxvideo
  • Best RPG of E3 2013 – Gamerspack
  • Best New IP – Lazygamer
  • Best Gameplay – Gaming Hype
  • Best Shooter – Gaming Hype
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best Overall Game – IGN
  • Best Xbox One Game – IGN
  • Best PlayStation 4 Game – IGN
  • Best Shooter – IGN
  • Most Innovative (Tablet Mode) – IGN
  • People’s Choice – IGN
  • Best Graphics – GamesRadar
  • Game of Show – GamesRadar
  • User Poll: Game of E3 – CVG
  • Game of Show – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best Action Game – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best Graphics – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best Surprise – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best MMO – Digital Trends
  • Best Non-Playable Game – Metro
  • Best Technical Achievement – Metro
  • Best Surprise – Digital Spy
  • Best New Game – Digital Spy
  • Best Game – PlayStation Universe
  • Best Graphics – GTTV
  • Best Online Game – Neoseeker
  • Best Original Game – Neoseeker
  • Best of Show – GameSpot
  • Best Games of E3 – CVG
  • Best of E3 – Game Republic
  • Best Portable Game – Destructoid
  • Best Shooter – Destructoid
  • People’s Choice – Destructoid
  • Best New IP – Game Trailers
  • Best Graphics – Game Trailers
  • Best of the Show – T3
  • Game of the Show – WorthPlaying
  • Game of the Show – Vandal
  • Best of E3 – GRY Online.pl

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag

 
WON

  • Underappreciated Pick of the Show – EGM
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best Xbox One Game – IGN
  • Best PS4 Game – IGN
  • Best Action Game – IGN
  • Game of Show – Destructoid
  • Best Action/Adventure – Destructoid
  • Best of E3 – Game Informer
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Game Critics Awards
  • Best of E3 – 9Lives
  • Best Action/Adventure – Gaming Trend
  • Best of E3 – Multiplayer.it
  • Best of E3 – Vandal
  • Choice of the Pack: Action/Adventure – Gamerspack
  • Best of E3 – Dvlzgame.net

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Splinter Cell Blacklist

 
WON

  • Best Reason to Keep Your Xbox 360 – IGN
  • Best Third-Person Shooter – Game Chronicles
  • Best Xbox 360 Game – Gaming Trend
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best PC Game – IGN
  • Most Valuable Game – @Gamer
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Neoseeker
  • Best of the Show – Neoseeker
  • Best Multiplayer Game – Pure Nintendo
  • Best of E3 – Gaming Excellence
  • Best Xbox 360 Game – Hardcore Gamer

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

The Crew

 
WON

  • Best Racing Game – IGN
  • Best Racing Game – Machinima
  • Best of Show – GameSpot
  • Best Racer – Digital Spy
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best Overall Game – IGN
  • Best Xbox One Game – IGN
  • Best PlayStation 4 Game – IGN
  • Best PC Game –IGN
  • Best New Trailer – IGN
  • Best New Franchise – IGN
  • Best MMO Game – IGN
  • Best of E3: Racing – Destructoid
  • Best New Game – Digital Spy
  • Best Playable Game – Digital Spy
  • Choice of the Pack: Racing – Gamerspack
  • Best of E3 2013 – Dvlzgame.net
  • Best of E3 2013 – WorthPlaying
  • Best of E3 2013 – Flesh Eating Zipper
  • Best of E3 2013 – Gaming Excellence
  • Best of E3 2013 – Vandal
  • Best Racing Game – Game Critics Awards
  • Best Racing Game – Hardcore Gamer

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

South Park: The Stick of Truth

 
WON

  • We Love It – The Escapist
  • Best RPG – Digital Trends
  • Best in Show – 4Player
  • Best of E3 – GamerNode
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best of E3 – Game Informer
  • Best RPG – Machinima
  • Best RPG – Destructoid
  • Best of E3 – IGN
  • Best RPG Game – IGN
  • Best RPG – Game Critics Awards
  • Best RPG – Neoseeker
  • Best RPG Game – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best Xbox 360 Game – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best RPG – Wiki Game Guides
  • Best RPG – Le Jt Game One
  • Choice of the Pack: Role Playing – Gamerspack
  • Best RPG – PlayStation Universe
  • Best of E3 – Gaming Excellence

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Just Dance 2014

 
WON

  • Xbox 360 – Family Friendly Gaming
  • Best Music/Rhythm Game – pop.com.br
  • Best Interactive Game – pop.com.br
  • Best Music Game – Gamesource.it
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best Music Game – Game Chronicles

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Rayman Legends

 
WON

  • Best of Show – GameSpot
  • Best Vita Game – Game Theory Media
  • Best Platforming Game – IGN
  • Best Vita Game – Game Chronicles
  • Best Platform – Game Republic
  • Best Platform – Gamesource.it
  •  

NOMINATED

  • We Love It – The Escapist
  • Best of E3 2013 – Game Informer
  • Best Action/Adventure Game – Machinima
  • Best Platformer – Destructoid
  • Best Wii U Game – IGN
  • Best Vita Game – IGN
  • Best PlayStation 3 Game – IGN
  • Best Xbox 360 Game – IGN
  • Best of E3 2013 – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best Platformer – Hardcore Gamer
  • Best Graphics: Artistic – Gaming Excellence
  • Best Platformer – Gaming Excellence
  • Best Handheld Game – Gaming Excellence

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Rocksmith 2014

 
WON

  • Best Music Game – Game Chronicles
  • Best Music Game – PlayStation Universe
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Most Innovative Game – IGN
  • Coolest Tech – IGN
  • Best Music/Rhythm Game – Gaming Trend
  • Best Music Game – Gamer Limit

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Cloudberry Kingdom

 
WON

  • Best Wii U eShop Game – Pure Nintendo
  • Best Surprise – Pure Nintendo
  • Best of E3 – Nintendo World Report

 
E3 2013 Awards Roundup

Ubisoft

 
WON

  • Best Line-up – Gamesource.it
  •  

NOMINATED

  • Best Stand – Metro
  • Best Conference – Digital Spy
  • Best Publisher – Digital Spy
the author

Anne Lewis began her career as an editor at PlayStation: The Official Magazine, where she worked under Gary Steinman. She can now be found skulking around the UbiBlog, once more working for Gary. Alas. When Anne isn’t writing about games, she's alphabetizing her comic book collection or shooting at stuff with a bow. Follow her on Twitter: @BDRAnneLewis

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  1. William Batson on June 28, 2013
    I'm not surprised they got so many nominations. Ubisoft is an amazing game company. One of my favorites alongside Rockstar Games. :)
  2. Time 4 Truth on June 28, 2013
    Watch Dogs didn't win any awards from Giant Bomb Giant Bomb has never done E3 awards
  3. Tristan Couture on June 29, 2013
    Only one award for Assassin's creed IV!!! I'm feeling sad for this game...
    • rhtxf on July 8, 2013
      Me too my friend,but I am really happhy for WD,The Division and The Crew...
  4. s28scorpio on July 8, 2013
    i love you ubisoft
  5. Utkarsh Dwivedi on July 8, 2013
    I hope one day I'll be a part of Ubisoft... that's my only dream.. Love you Ubisoft. :')
    • Serdra on July 15, 2013
      I hope in one day I will have enough money to buy Ubisoft or BioWare
  6. Adam on July 8, 2013
    Well, yes, AC only won 1.... i wonder why :-) But I am happy for WatchDogs and The Division, 2 really innovative game
  7. KIErsd on July 15, 2013
    BRING "THE DIVISION" ON PCs TOO! NOT ONLY ON CONSOLES !!! BRING "THE DIVISION" ON PCs TOO! NOT ONLY ON CONSOLES !!! BRING "THE DIVISION" ON PCs TOO! NOT ONLY ON CONSOLES !!! BRING "THE DIVISION" ON PCs TOO! NOT ONLY ON CONSOLES !!!
  8. Debojyoti Dey on September 24, 2013
    I am big fan of ubisoft kindly release more episode of POP for PC or give me some good name of the games which is more over like POP (Prince of Persia). Waiting for your esteemed reply.

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