Golden Joystick Awards 2021: Resident Evil Village Takes The Win
The 39th annual Golden Joystick Awards premiered on November 23, and Resident Evil Village had a very successful night.
The Golden Joystick Awards is an annual video games event by Gamesradar that recognises talent in the industry. The show is completely fan-voted with a single category separated for critics. There were also two special categories this year; Ultimate Hardware of All Time and Ultimate Game of All Time.
Resident Evil Village shined throughout the event, taking four awards for Best Audio, Best Performer (Maggie Robertson), PlayStation Game of the Year, and Ultimate Game of the Year.
Full List of Winners
Here is the full list of winners in each category:
Best Storytelling – Life is Strange: True Colors
Best Multiplayer Game – It Takes Two
Best Audio – Resident Evil: Village
Best Visual Design – Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart
Best Game Expansion – Ghost of Tsushima: Iki Island Expansion
Mobile Game of the Year – League of Legends: Wild Rift
Best Gaming Hardware – PS5
Best Indie Game – Death’s Door
Studio of the Year – Capcom
Best Performer – Maggie Robertson (Lady Dimitrescu)
Breakthrough Award – Housemarque
Best Game Community – Final Fantasy 14
Still Playing Award – Final Fantasy 14
PC Game of the Year – Hitman 3
Nintendo Game of the Year – Metroid Dread
Xbox Game of the Year – Psychonauts 2
PlayStation Game of the Year – Resident Evil Village