The Game Awards took place on Thursday night, and forza horizon 4 was one of the big winners. The racing game took home Game of the Year, Best Racing Game, and Best Xbox One Game.
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The Game Awards
The Game Awards is an annual awards show that honors the best video games of the year. The show was created by Geoff Keighley, who is also the executive producer and host of the show. This year’s show was held on December 12, 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. forza horizon 4 was the big winner at the show, taking home multiple awards, including Game of the Year.
What are they?
The Game Awards is an annual awards ceremony hosted by video game journalist Geoff Keighley. The ceremony was established in 2014 to recognize, publicly, the achievements of developers in the video game industry. The show is broadcast live, typically in December, and features announcements of new games and projects, as well as pre-taped segments featuring honored developers discussing their work.
When are they?
The Game Awards are an annual awards show that honors the best video games of the year. The show is produced by Geoff Keighley, who also hosts the show. It was first held on December 5, 2014 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California.Since then, it has been held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada. The ceremony was broadcast live on Spike TV in 2014 and moved to Twitch in 2015. In 2016, it moved to live on both Twitch and YouTube. The award statuettes are made by New York-based company Klynveld Peat Marwick Goerdeler (KPMG).
Since its inception, the show has been nominated for and won various awards itself, including multiple wins for “Best Livestream” at the Game Critics Awards and “Livestream of the Year” at The Webby Awards.
Media and other entertainment industry professionals who cover the video game industry attend and present at The Game Awards. This includes online, print, and broadcast media outlets as well as content creators from YouTube, Twitch, and similar platforms. In addition to media attendees, the event also features Power Players, which are influencers, celebrities, and executives from within the video game industry. Previous Power Players include Hideo Kojima, Nolan North, Clementine Ford, carried-on actress from The Walking Dead series.
Forza Takes Home Top Honors
The Game Awards show is known for giving out awards to the best games of the year. This year was no different as Forza took home the top honor. The other nominees in the category were Breath of the Wild, Horizon Zero Dawn, PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, Super Mario Odyssey, and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild.
What is Forza?
Forza is a popular racing game series that has beenCritically acclaimed for its immersive gameplay and stunning graphics. The most recent installment in the series, forza horizon 4 was released in October 2018 and received rave reviews from fans and critics alike.
At The Game Awards 2018, forza horizon 4 was honored with the prestigious “Game of the Year” award, beating out other top contenders such as God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Marvel’s Spider-Man. In addition to “Game of the Year”, forza horizon 4 also took home awards for “Best Racing Game” and “Best Sports/Racing Game”.
Forza Horizon 4 is available on Xbox One and Windows 10 PC.
What are the awards?
forza horizon 4 won Best Racing Game and took home honors for Best Audio Design, Best Art Direction, and Best Score/Music at The Game Awards 2018, held tonight in Los Angeles.
We’re absolutely thrilled that the Forza Horizon 4 team’s hard work has been recognized with these awards, but we know that none of this would have been possible without the amazing community of Forza fans around the world. Thank you so much for your support!
Best Racing Game
-Forza Horizon 4
Best Audio Design
-Forza Horizon 4
Best Art Direction
-Forza Horizon 4
-Forza Horizon 4
What does this mean for the future of Forza?
In its first year competing at The Game Awards, forza motorsport 7 has taken home top honors, winning Best Sports/Racing Game and Best Sound Editing. The annual awards ceremony celebrates the best in video games and gaming culture, and Forza Motorsport 7 was nominated in six different categories.
“It’s been an incredible year for Forza Motorsport 7 and we’re honored to have the game recognized by The Game Awards jury,” said Turn 10 Studios Creative Director Dan Greenawalt. “When we set out to make Forza Motorsport 7, our goal was to create the ultimate automotive playset that anyone – from gearheads to those who have never picked up a controller before – could enjoy. We can’t wait to see what our community will create next in Forza 7.”
Forza Motorsport 7 launched on October 3, 2017 exclusively on Xbox One and Windows 10 PCs. The game features more than 700 cars at launch, 32 iconic tracks set in 30 locations around the world, and dynamic weather and time-of-day systems that change every time you race.