Hades has been an plain success for Supergiant Video games. Popping out of early entry final September, we thought this roguelike motion RPG was merely unimaginable – giving it 10/10 stars – and different critics agreed.
Having taken Greatest Indie and Greatest Motion at The Recreation Awards final month, the New York Recreation Awards has now gone one step additional, naming it the Recreation Of The Yr.
It did not cease there for Hades, both – it has additionally received 5 awards in complete, together with Greatest Writing, Greatest Music, and Greatest Indie Recreation. For his position as Lord Hades, Poseidon, Achilles, Charon, The Storyteller and Asterius, Logan Cunningham was additionally awarded Greatest Performing in a Recreation.
Run by the New York Videogame Critics Circle, the 10th annual New York Recreation Awards have been co-hosted by NYVGCC’s editor-in-chief Harold Goldberg and former Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime, with the latter additionally showing in an trade roundtable beforehand. It is the primary time this occasion had gone absolutely digital, and should you missed it earlier than, you possibly can catch up by way of YouTube.
Talking about Hades’ success by way of a press launch, Harold Goldberg made this assertion:
All the nominated video games have been extraordinary, however Hades touched our critics in some ways, and all of us stored coming again for extra. From the excellent appearing, to the compelling writing, to the wondrous art work, to the stirring music, to the balanced gameplay, Hades very a lot deserves to be the 10th Annual New York Recreation Awards’ Recreation of the Yr.
Nintendo video games weren’t extensively nominated right here, except for Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and that took the award for Greatest Youngsters Recreation. In any other case, the remaining classes – Esports and Journalism excluded – went to Remaining Fantasy VII Remake, Ghost of Tsushima, Genshin Influence and Half-Life Alyx.
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