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The 2020 Steam Awards ended up with some unexpected winners

After almost two weeks of voting, the polls are closed and the tallies are finalized. We now know the winners of the 2020 Steam Awards, from Game of the Year to Best Soundtrack to Labor of Love. I knew there was a not-insignificant chance R...

 
 
 
 
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Nominees for Destructoid's Best Mobile Game of 2020

It honestly didn't make a lot of sense to engage in mobile gaming this year. After all, the appeal of gaming on your iPhone or Android device ties into the fact you can play wherever you are. At the office, on the train, in the waiting room...

 
 
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Nominees for Destructoid's Best PC Game of 2020

2020 was a weird – and for many people, at times frustrating – year for PC gaming. That sentiment goes for plenty of people who tried to secure a PS5 or Xbox Series X/S at launch, and it definitely also goes for PC gamers. You m...

 
 
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Nominees for Destructoid's Best PlayStation Game of 2020

Looking back on 2020, I'm having a hard time fathoming that Dreams and Spider-Man: Miles Morales – to say nothing of the PS5 in general – all came out in the same year. It's been a long one. Too long. Even if there is a new cons...

 
 
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Nominees for Destructoid's Best Switch Game of 2020

The degree to which the Switch has bounced back from the troubles of the Wii U is nothing short of impressive. In under a year, the Switch outsold the Wii U from a hardware perspective. In a little over a year, the Switch surpassed the tota...

 
 
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Here are all the winners of the 2020 Game Awards

Despite what you may think about the show, it is nice to get a reminder of just how good the games have been in 2020. At the Game Awards, the best of the year got their due...you know what, I still can't get over Sephiroth in Smash. That's ...

 
 
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Cyberpunk 2077 bags multiple 'Best of gamescom' awards

As if the gaming community wasn't already on tenterhooks for CD Projekt RED's long-awaited Cyberpunk 2077, the action-RPG adventure wowed judges at gamescom this past weekend, scooping up no less than five "Best of gamescom" awards.The futu...

 
 
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Gayming Magazine to host LGBTQ-focused Gayming Awards in 2021

British online media outlet Gayming Magazine has announced that it will be holding its first "Gayming Awards" ceremony in early 2021, offering recognition and plaudits to companies, communities, streamers and games that offer positive and i...

 
 
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A Short Hike won the grand prize at the 2020 IGF awards

GDC may have been pushed out of sight, but the 2020 Independent Games Festival awards still took place last night as originally scheduled, albeit without a physical stage and audience. Instead, the IGF winners were publicly revealed in a pr...

 
 
 
 
 
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Death Stranding leads the way in GDC Awards nominations

Just like The Game Awards a month ago, Hideo Kojima's Death Stranding will have the most chances to stack precious cargo on its back at the GDC Awards in March. At The Game Awards, it took home three of the nine awards it was nominated...

 
 
 
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The Steam Awards 2019 winners are pretty on-brand

And that's a wrap for the Steam Awards 2019. Over the past month, Steam users have nominated their favorite games of 2019 across eight different categories, from the classic Game of the Year award to more (potentially) surprising awards mea...

 
 
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Destructoid's award for Best Xbox One Game of 2019 goes to...

All heaven, no hell. That's one vague way to describe Devil May Cry 5. There are so many more possible descriptions, each one ratcheting up the peculiarity and ridiculousness in step with the level of detail given. But pulling all the way b...

 
 
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Gamechangers Giveaway offering awesome prizes for UK voters

A new campaign, backed by some of the biggest publishers in the industry, is encouraging UK video game fans to get out to the polls this week for the General Election, and is offering prizes for some lucky voters who do so.The "Gamechangers...

 
 
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Sony PlayStation Awards 2019 winners revealed

Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia held its annual PlayStation Awards ceremony, celebrating the highest-selling titles of the year, (regardless of their year of release), across the Japanese and Asian markets.As per usual, Platinum a...

 
 
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The 2019 Steam Awards are looking for nominees

What's the best video game of 2019 that you suck at? I bet you have an answer ready to go. That's one of the questions at the center of the Steam Awards, an annual community-centric ceremony meant to highlight the best and brightest PC game...

 
 
 
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PlayStation Awards 2019 to take place December 3

Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia has announced the date for its annual PlayStation Awards, which are set to take place on December 3 in New Takanawa, Tokyo.The PlayStation Awards offer gongs to titles specifically based on sales to...

 
 
 
 




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dephoenix

I randomly thought last night about a Mortal Kombat game in the style of God of War (2018) with Scorpion and his Just a father and son bonding before heading home to an absolute

 
Parismio

Ps5 Best buy just got em in stock and isndoin em in waves

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

Another day, another box opened! What could it be? Look below!

 
Boxman214

Why does it always have to be 2 steps forward, 1 step back with Microsoft? Why?

 
Dere

My personal favorite

 
indigit4l

Picked Bloodborne back Played it like a boss until I got to that first Died swiftly He rushes me so hard, I suppose Im supposed to retreat, wait for him to come at me and then blunderbuss stun him? Hes so fast and its dark

 
Flegma

Speaking of giants, I started Project Zero 5 to try and find a picture of Hasshaku-sama I had taken in the but did the game even have a photo album? (Right, forgot the flimsy a photo with a phone camera will

 
Xeo

Heres the best one Ive

 
Slimybear245

Thats 13 Sentimels Aegis Rim finished not mad into getting trophies with any game really so not going to do the Overall a real pleasent suprise very entertaining story would give it between much more then their previous games

 
Tricerapops

playing Hades on Laurens Switch, I went and got a Switch Its just too And damnit, Bowsers Fury looks

 
 

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