God of War Sweeps Up In The PlayStation Blog Game of the Year Awards

By Sam Quirke, 8 months ago
Not to be satisfied with taking the main trophy from last year's Game Awards, Santa Monica Studios have swept the floor in PlayStation Blog's own Reader Awards for 2018, winning in almost every available category for God of War.

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As reported on the blog, God of War and Santa Monica won the top spot in no less than seven of the event's fifteen categories. To be fair, its chances of winning "Best PS VR Game" or "Most Anticipated Game" were pretty slim.

Here's the full round up of awards, including the staff's top picks overall:

Editor's Choice 2018 — Picked by PS Blog and Store Staff

Assassin's Creed Odyssey
ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission
Beat Saber
Celeste
Dead Cells
Destiny 2 Forsaken
Detroit: Become Human
God of War
Marvel's Spider-Man
Monster Hunter: World
The Persistence
Red Dead Redemption 2
Spyro Reignited Trilogy
Tetris Effect

Game of the Year 2018 (Reader's Choice)

Best Narrative
God of War

Best Multiplayer
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Best Sports Game
FIFA 19

Best Graphical Showcase
Red Dead Redemption 2

Best Art Direction
God of War

Best Sound Design
God of War

Best Soundtrack
God of War

Best Ongoing Game
Fortnite

Best Independent Game
The Forest

Best PlayStation Console Exclusive
God of War

Best Performance
Christopher Judge — Kratos, God of War

Best PS VR Experience
Beat Saber

Best PS4 Game
God of War

Most Anticipated Game
KINGDOM HEARTS III

Studio of the Year
Santa Monica Studio

We've got the full list of God of War trophies - check the list for guides to unlocking them.
Sam Quirke
Written by Sam Quirke
Sam has been gaming long enough to know the pain of a failed DOS install on the fifth floppy disc. When not hopelessly lost in the latest open-world epic, Sam is busy devouring books of all genres or trading Pokémon with his wife.