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Game of the Year
The first annual Interactive Achievement Awards were held May 28 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta during the Electronic Entertainment Expo.  There was no specific host, but Shigeru Miyamoto was inducted into the Hall of Fame.  
  

Interactive Title of the Year

GoldenEye 007 - Rare / Nintendo

Computer GOTY

Computer Game of the Year

StarCraft - Blizzard Entertainment / Blizzard Entertainment

Console Game of the Year

GoldenEye 007 - Rare / Nintendo

Action Game of the Year (Computer)

Quake II - id Software / Activision

Action GOTY (PC)

Action Game of the Year (Console)

GoldenEye 007 - Rare / Nintendo

Adventure Game of the Year (Computer)

Blade Runner - Westwood Studios / Virgin Interactive Entertainment

Adventure GOTY (PC)

Adventure Game of the Year (Console)

Final Fantasy VII - Squaresoft / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Creativity Title of the Year

Orly's Draw-A-Story - Broderbund Software / Broderbund Software
The American Girls Premiere - The Learning Company / The Learning Company
Barbie Cool Looks Fashion Designer - Digital Domain / Mattel Media
Disney's Magic Artist - Image Builder Software / Disney Interactive
Print Artist Platinum - Sierra Home / Sierra Home
Print Master Platinum - Mindscape Inc. / Mindscape Inc.

Adventure GOTY (Console)

Edutainment Game of the Year

Where in Time is Carmen Sandiego? - Broderbund Software / Broderbund Software
Ariel's Story Studio - Media Station / Disney Interactive
Crayola Magic Wardrobe - Hyperspace Cowgirls / IBM
Reader Rabbit's First Grade - The Learning Company / The Learning Company
Sesame Street: Elmo's Preschool Deluxe - Children's Television Workshop / The Learning Company

Family/Kids Title of the Year

LEGO Island - Mindscape Inc. / Mindscape Inc.

Edutainment GOTY

Fighting Game of the Year

WCW vs. nWo: World Tour - Asmik Ace Entertainment / THQ

Online Game of the Year

Ultima Online - ORIGIN Systems / Electronic Arts

Fighting GOTY

Racing Game of the Year

Diddy Kong Racing - Rare / Nintendo

Role Playing Game of the Year (Computer)

Dungeon Keeper - Bullfrog Productions / Electronic Arts

Online GOTY

Role Playing Game of the Year (Console)

Final Fantasy VII - Squaresoft / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Simulation Game of the Year

Microsoft Flight Simulator '98 - Microsoft / Microsoft

Racing GOTY

Skills Building Title of the Year

Carmen Sandiego: Word Detective - Broderbund Software / Broderbund Software

Sports Game of the Year (Computer)

FIFA '98: Road to the World Cup - EA Canada / Electronic Arts

Sports GOTY (Console)

Sports Game of the Year (Console)

International Superstar Soccer - Konami / Konami

Strategy Game of the Year

Age of Empires - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

Art / Graphics

Outstanding Achievement in Art/Graphics

Riven: The Sequel to Myst - Cyan / Acclaim

Outstanding Achievement in Interactive Design

Parappa the Rapper - NanaOn-Sha / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Sound and Music

Outstanding Achievement in Software Engineering

GoldenEye 007 - Rare / Nintendo

Outstanding Achievement in Sound and Music

Parappa the Rapper - NanaOn-Sha / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Strategy GOTY

Entertainment Site of the Year

Berzerk - Berkeley Systems & Jellyvision / Berkeley Systems
Comedy Central Online - Comedy Central / Comedy Central
Disney's Daily Blast - Disney Online / Disney Interactive
Entertainment Asylum - America Online / America Online
NBC TV's Home on the Web - NBC Digital Productions / NBC Digital Productions

News/Information Site of the Year

CNN Online - CNN Interactive / CNN Interactive
ABC News Online - ABC News Interactive Ventures / ABC News Interactive Ventures
Discovery Channel Online - Discovery Channel Online / Discovery Channel
ESPN SportsZone - ESPN Internet Ventures / ESPN Internet Ventures
The Washington Post Online - The Washington Post Online / The Washington Post  
 
*** Games listed below and attached to this page are only the winners of Awards ***    

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