DICE awards 2013: Journey wins eight trophies, full list

Thatgamecompany’s journey has scored big in this year’s DICE awards.

Jenova Chen also gave a speech about the development of the game where he mentioned that the studio almost went bankrupt but somehow survived and ended up winning. The game went on to win eight awards and also got was praised by various publications.

The game was nominated in 11 categories. The Walking Dead won eight trophies, followed by Far Cry 3, Halo 4, Borderlands 2 and Dishonored.

You can check out the full list below:

Game of the Year categories

  • Game of the Year 2012: Journey
  • Action: Borderlands 2
  • Mobile: Hero Academy
  • Handheld: Paper Mario Sticker Star
  • Sports: FIFA 13
  • Racing: Need for Speed: Most Wanted
  • Fighting: PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale
  • Downloadable: The Walking Dead
  • Casual: Journey
  • Web based: SimCity Social
  • Family: Skylanders Giants
  • RPG or MMO of the year: Mass Effect 3
  • Strategy or simulation: XCOM: Enemy Unknown
  • Adventure: The Walking Dead

Other categories

  • Outstanding achievement in original music: Journey
  • Outstanding achievement in original sound design: Journey
  • Outstanding achievement in original story: The Walking Dead
  • Outstanding achievement in character performance: The Walking Dead (Lee Everett)
  • Outstanding achievement in art direction: Journey
  • Outstanding innovation in gaming: Journey
  • Best online gameplay: Journey
  • Oustanding achievement in connectivity: Halo 4
  • Outstanding achievement in animation: Assassin’s Creed 3
  • Outstanding achievement in gameplay engineering: XOM: Enemy Unknown
  • Outstanding achievement game direction: Journey