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Game of the Year
The 12th annual Interactive Achievement Awards were held February 19 in the Red Rock Casino & Resort in Las Vegas during the D.I.C.E. Summit.  It was streamed live on IGN and televised on the Independent Film Channel.  The show was hosted again by Jay Mohr.  During the event, Bruce Shelley was inducted into the Hall of Fame and John Carmack received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Game of the Year

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Computer Game of the Year

Left 4 Dead - Valve Software / Valve Software

Computer GOTY

Console Game of the Year

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Action Game of the Year

Dead Space - EA Redwood Shore / Electronic Arts

Action GOTY

Adventure Game of the Year

Mirror's Edge - Digital Illusions / Electronic Arts

Casual Game of the Year

Braid - Number None / Microsoft Game Studios

Casual GOTY

Cellular Game of the Year

Spore Origins - Tricky Software / Electronic Arts
Reset Generation - RedLynx / Nokia
Trism - Demiforce / Demiforce

Fighting Game of the Year

Super Smash Bros. Brawl - Sora Ltd. / Nintendo

Handheld Game of the Year

God of War: Chains of Olympus - Ready at Dawn / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Racing GOTY

Massively Multiplayer Game of the Year

World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King - Blizzard Entertainment / Blizzard Entertainment

Racing Game of the Year

Burnout Paradise - Criterion Games / Electronic Arts

Role-Playing GOTY

Role-Playing Game of the Year

Fallout 3 - Bethesda Softworks / Bethesda Softworks

Sports Game of the Year

NHL 09 - EA Canada / Electronic Arts

Strategy/Sim GOTY

Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year

Command & Conquer: Red Alert 2 - EA Los Angeles / Electronic Arts

Family Game of the Year

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Adaptive Story

Outstanding Achievement in Adaptive Story

Star Wars: The Force Unleashed - LucasArts / LucasArts

Outstanding Achievement in Animation

Prince of Persia - Ubisoft Montreal / Ubisoft

Animation

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Outstanding Achievement in Character Performance

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Game Design

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design

World of Goo - 2D Boy / Nintendo

Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Game Play Engineering

Outstanding Achievement in Game Play Engineering

Spore - Maxis / Electronic Arts

Outstanding Achievement in Online Game Play

Left 4 Dead - Valve Software / Valve Software

Original Music Composition

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots - Kojima Productions / Konami Digital Entertainment

Oustanding Achievement in Original Story

Fallout 3 - Bethesda Softworks / Bethesda Softworks

Soundtrack

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design

Dead Space - EA Redwood Shores / Electronic Arts

Outstanding Achievement in Soundtrack

Rock Band 2 - Harmonix Music Systems / MTV Games

Adventure GOTY

Outstanding Achievement in Visual Engineering

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Outstanding Innovation in Gaming

LittleBigPlanet - Media Molecule / Sony Computer Entertainment America
 
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