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Japan Game Awards 2020 winners announced

Posted on September 27, 2020 by (@NE_Brian) in General Nintendo, News, Switch

As part of Tokyo Game Show 2020 Online, winners for the annual Japan Game Awards were revealed. The event was held over the weekend, with six categories decided on the first day followed by the Award for Excellence and coveted Grand Award on the second day.

Here are the full results:

Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award

Animal Crossing: New Horizons Development Team

Global Award Japanese Product

Pokemon Sword/Shield (The Pokemon Company)

Global Award Foreign Product

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (Activision/Infinity Ward)

Special Award

Dragon Quest Walk (Square Enix)

Best Sales Award

Pokemon Sword/Shield (The Pokemon Company)

Game Designers Award

Baba Is You (Hempuli)

Award for Excellence

Ring Fit Adventure (Nintendo)
Persona 5 Royal (Atlus)
Pokemon Sword/Shield (The Pokemon Company)
13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim (Atlus)
Death Stranding (Sony)
Fire Emblem: Three Houses (Nintendo)
Monster Hunter World: Iceborne (Capcom)
Yakuza: Like a Dragon (SEGA)
Nioh 2 (Koei Tecmo)
Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo)

Grand Award

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

You can catch up on the two-day Japan Game Awards 2020 event below.

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