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Steam Awards 2018 Winners Announced

Valve has finally announced the winners of the 2018 Steam Awards, the company’s annual user-voted video game award event. Last year’s awards hosted eight categories, with most  featuring five nominees (except for the Best Developer award, which had ten) and users had until January 3, 2019 to vote for the winners.

Here are the categories, nominees, and winners of the 2018 Steam Awards:

Game of the Year Award

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – Winner

Monster Hunter World

Kingdom Come: Deliverance

Hitman 2

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey

VR Game of the Year Award

Elder Scrolls: Skyrim VR – Winner

VRChat

Beat Saber

Fallout 4 VR

Superhot VR

Labor of Love Award

Grand Theft Auto V – Winner

No Man’s Sky

Path of Exile

Dota 2

Stardew Valley

Best Developer Award

CD Projekt RED – Winner

Ubisoft

Bethesda

Rockstar Games

Digital Extremes Ltd.

Square Enix

Capcom

Paradox Interactive

Bandai Namco Entertainment

Klei

Best Environment Award

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt – Winner

Subnautica

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Far Cry 5

Dark Souls III

Better With Friends Award

Payday 2

Dead by Daylight

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege – Winner

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Overcooked 2

Best Alternate History Award

Wolfenstein II

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey – Winner

Hearts of Iron IV

Civilization VI

Fallout 4

The Steam Awards have always been one of the more unique and refreshing takes on video games awards. Partly due to its unique set of categories as well as its community-driven approach to nominees and winners. And this year’s round of categories didn’t disappoint. How many of your choices ended up winning in this year’s Steam Awards?

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