Elden Ring is the game of the year at the Japan Game Awards in 2022

Elden Ring is the game of the year at the Japan Game Awards in 2022 ...

This week, the first Elden Ring GOTY award was presented at the Tokyo Game Show, nabbing a trophy alongside a host of other games, including Guerrilla Games Horizon Forbidden West, which has already won a GOTY award at the JulysDevelop: Star Awards.

Elden Ring GOTY at the Japan Game Awards is just the beginning.

Horizon Forbidden West received the Award of Excellence this week at the Japan Game Awards! Thank you so much for this wonderful award! https://t.co/PVhkNMdHn2

Guerrilla (@Guerrilla) will be announced on September 16, 2022.

It's only a matter of time before more Elden Ring GOTY awards pop up. (Thanks, Siliconera) The complete list of Japan Game Awards 2022 winners is as follows:

  • Minister of Economy, Trade, and Industry Award: Hidetaka Miyazaki
  • Global Award Japanese Product:Pokemon Brilliant DiamondandShining Pearl
  • Global Award Foreign Product:Call of Duty: Vanguard
  • Best Sales Award:Pokemon Brilliant DiamondandShining Pearl
  • Game Designers Awardhonorable mentions:
    • 7 Days to End With You
    • Needy Streamer Overload
  • Game Designers Awardwinner:Inscryption
  • Awards for Excellence:
    • Resident Evil Village
    • Sky: Children of the Light
    • Tales of Arise
    • Lost Judgment
    • Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker
    • Pokemon Legends: Arceus
    • Horizon Forbidden West
    • Elden Ring
    • Ghostwire: Tokyo
    • Kirby and the Forgotten Land
  • Grand Award:Elden Ring
  • 7 Days to End With You
  • Needy Streamer Overload
  • Resident Evil Village
  • Sky: Children of the Light
  • Tales of Arise
  • Lost Judgment
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker
  • Pokemon Legends: Arceus
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Elden Ring
  • Ghostwire: Tokyo
  • Kirby and the Forgotten Land
  • 7 Days to End With You
  • Needy Streamer Overload
  • Resident Evil Village
  • Sky: Children of the Light
  • Tales of Arise
  • Lost Judgment
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker
  • Pokemon Legends: Arceus
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Elden Ring
  • Ghostwire: Tokyo
  • Kirby and the Forgotten Land

ELDEN RING pic.twitter.com/9PDbUhmuU6

FROMSOFTWARE (@fromsoftware_pr) on September 15, 2022

Congrats to all the winners!

Who do you think will win GOTY at this year's Game Awards in December? Share your thoughts in the comments below.

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