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Zelda: Breath of the Wild takes home top prize at Japan Game Awards 2017

Posted on September 21, 2017 by (@NE_Brian) in 3DS, Mobile, News, Switch, Wii U

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

At the Tokyo Game Show earlier today, the primary winners announced for the Japan Game Awards 2017. Nintendo was a big winner at the event, especially due to Zelda: Breath of the Wild taking home the Grand Award.

Zelda: Breath of the Wild was also selected for the Award of Excellence along with Pokemon Sun and Pokemon Moon. The Pokemon games also won the Global Award for Japanese products.

Here’s the full roundup of awards:

Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry Award

Pokemon GO Project Team

Global Award Japanese Product

Pokemon Sun/Moon

Global Award Foreign Product


Best Sales Award

Pokemon Sun/Moon

Special Prize

PlayStation VR ·

Game Designers Awards


Award for Excellence

Persona 5
Pokemon Sun/Moon
Final Fantasy XV
Resident Evil 7
NieR Automata
Horizon Zero Dawn
Zelda Breath of the Wild
Monster Hunter XX

Grand Award

Legend of Zelda Breath of The Wild



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