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In a nice twist, BAFTA awarded What Remains of Edith Finch best game at last night’s awards.

Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice also won big, sweeping up five awards. It was an awards ceremony that seemed intent on rewarding intimidate narrative, and unique storytelling.

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild, notched one award under its belt: Game Innovation. Zelda won game of the year at The Game Awards.

The year’s other Nintendo giant, Super Mario Odyssey, won two awards: Game Design and Best Family Game.

Horizon Zero Dawn won for best Original Property, while Cuphead won the award for best music.

The full list of winners is as follows:

British Academy Games Awards Winners

  • Best Game: What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Original Property: Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Music: Cuphead
  • Game Design: Super Mario Odyssey
  • Evolving Game: Overwatch
  • Narrative: Night In The Woods
  • Game Beyond Entertainment: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Debut Game: Gorogoa
  • Family: Super Mario Odyssey
  • Mobile Game: Golf Clash
  • Artistic Achievement: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Multiplayer: Divinity: Original Sin 2
  • Audio Achievement: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Game Innovation: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • British Game: Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
  • Performer: Melina Juergens as Senua in Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

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