The big fair is over, so it’s time to see what was hot.

Super Mario Odyssey is the big winner this year, taking home the possibly most important award – Best of Gamescom. Xbox One X got the nod for the best hardware and PES 2018 got one over FIFA by getting the Bes Sports Game accolade.



The ceremony took place in the Social Media Stage in Hall 10.1 and was full of winners, which yo can all see below:

  • Best of Gamescom – Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)
  • Best DLC – Battlefield 1: In the Name of the Tsar (EA)
  • Best Booth – Electronic Arts
  • Best PS4 Console Game – Assassin’s Creed Origins (Ubisoft)
  • Best Xbox One Console Game – Mittelerde: Schatten des Krieges (Warner Bros.)
  • Best Nintendo Switch Console Game – Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)
  • Best PC Game – Kingdom Come: Deliverance (Koch Media)
  • Best Mobile Game – Metroid: Samus Returns (Nintendo)
  • Best Role Playing Game – Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom (Bandai Namco)
  • Best Racing Game – Forza Motorsport 7 (Microsoft)
  • Best Action Game – Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)
  • Best Simulation Game – Project Cars 2 (Bandai Namco)
  • Best Sports Game – PES 2018 (Konami)
  • Best Family Game – Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)
  • Best Strategy Game – Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle (Ubisoft)
  • Best Puzzle/Skill Game – God’s Trigger (Techland)
  • Best Social/Online Game – Destiny 2 (Activision Blizzard)
  • Best Causal Game – Hidden Agenda (Sony)
  • Best Multiplayer Game – Destiny 2 (Activision Blizzard)
  • Best Virtual Reality Game – Fallout 4 VR (ZeniMAx)
  • Best Hardware – Xbox One X (Microsoft)
  • “Most Wanted” Consumer Award – Super Mario Odyssey (Nintendo)
  • Indie Award – Double Kick Heroes (Headbang Club)