Batman: Arkham Asylum wins Best Game in British Academy Video Games Awards 2010
Batman: Arkham Asylum was named as Best Game while Uncharted 2: Among Thieves was named GAME Award of 2009 at the 6th Annual British Academy Video Game Awards held last March 19, 2010 at the London Hilton Hotel.
Uncharted took the most nominations at ten and the most wins at four. Batman and FIFA 2010 are the only other games to win multiple awards with two.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) handed out the accolades. BAFTA split their Games Awards from their Interactive Entertainment Awards in 2003.
Here is the complete list of winners:
- Best Game – Batman: Arkham Asylum
- Handheld – LittleBigPlanet
- Sports – FIFA 10
- Strategy – Empire: Total War
- Original Score – Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- Artistic Achievement – Flower
- Multiplayer – Left 4 Dead 2
- Use of Audio – Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- BAFTA One’s to Watch Award – Shrunk!
- Gameplay – Batman: Arkham Asylum
- Action – Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- Family & Social – Wii Sports Resort
- Story – Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
- Use of Online – FIFA 10
- GAME Award of 2009 – Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
- Academy Fellowship – Shigeru Miyamoto