Interactive Achievement Awards 2000 last edited by Marino on 01/24/20 04:29PM View full history

Overview

The 3rd annual Interactive Achievement Awards were held May 11 at the Regal Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles during the Electronic Entertainment Expo. It was hosted by Martin Short and presenters included Martin Lewis, Ahmet Zappa,Stevie Case, Brian Fargo, Alison Sweeny, Harry Shearer, Peter Molyneux, and Glenn Entis. During the event,Hironobu Sakaguchi was inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Game of the Year

Game of the Year
Game of the Year

The Sims - Maxis Software / Electronic Arts

Age of Empires II: Age of Kings - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

Donkey Kong 64 - Rare / Nintendo

Pokemon Yellow - Game Freak / Nintendo

Soul Calibur - Namco / Namco

Unreal Tournament - Epic Games / GT Interactive Software

Computer Game of the Year

Computer GOTY
Computer GOTY

Age of Empires II: Age of Kings - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun - Westwood Studios / Electronic Arts

Homeworld - Relic Entertainment / Sierra Online

RollerCoaster Tycoon - Chris Sawyer Productions / Atari & MicroProse Software

Unreal Tournament - Epic Games / GT Interactive Software

Console Game of the Year

Console GOTY
Console GOTY

Soul Calibur - Namco / Namco

Crazy Taxi - Hitmaker / Sega

Donkey Kong 64 - Rare / Nintendo

Driver - Reflections Interactive / GT Interactive Software

Gran Turismo 2 - Polyphony Digital / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Pokemon Yellow - Game Freak / Nintendo

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater - Neversoft / Activision

Action Game of the Year (Console)

Crazy Taxi - Hitmaker / Sega

Armada - Metro 3D / Metro 3D

Gauntlet Legends - Midway Games / Midway Games

Super Smash Bros. - HAL Laboratory / Nintendo

Syphon Filter - Eidetic Inc. / 989 Studios

Action Game of the Year (PC)

Action GOTY (Console)
Action GOTY (Console)

Half-Life: Opposing Force - Gearbox Software / Sierra Online

Quake III: Arena - id Software / Activision

Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six - Red Storm Entertainment / Red Storm Entertainment

Unreal Tournament - Epic Games / GT Interactive Software

Adventure/Role Playing Game of the Year (Console)

Final Fantasy VIII - Squaresoft / Squaresoft

Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver - Crystal Dynamics / Eidos Interactive

Legend of Legaia - Contrail / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Adventure/Role Playing Game of the Year (PC)

Action GOTY (PC)
Action GOTY (PC)

Asheron's Call - Turbine Entertainment / Microsoft

Gabriel Knight 3: Blood of the Sacred, Blood of the Damned - Sierra Online / Sierra Online

Outcast - Appeal / Infogrames

Planescape: Torment - Black Isle Studios / Interplay Entertainment

Ultima IX: Ascension - ORIGIN Systems / Electronic Arts

Children's Entertainment Title of the Year (Console)

Pokemon Snap - HAL Laboratory / Nintendo

LEGO Racers - High Voltage Software / LEGO Media International

Mario Party - Hudson Soft / Nintendo

Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage - Insomniac Games / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Toy Story 2: Buzz Lightyear to the Rescue - Disney Interactive / Activision

Children's Entertainment Title of the Year (PC)

Adventure / Role Playing GOTY (Console)
Adventure / Role Playing GOTY (Console)

Disney's Villains' Revenge - Disney Interactive / Disney Interactive

LEGO Racers - High Voltage Software / LEGO Media International

Miss Spider's Tea Party - Simon & Schuster Interactive / Simon & Schuster Interactive

Sesame Street Music Maker - CTW / Mattel Interactive

Creativity Title of the Year

Disney's Magic Artist Studio - Disney Interactive / Disney Interactive

Cosmopolitan Virtual Makeover 2 - Mattel Interactive / Mattel Interactive

LEGO Friends - LEGO Media International / LEGO Media International

Total 3D Home Deluxe - Mattel Interactive / Mattel Interactive

Educational Title of the Year

Adventure / Role Playing GOTY (PC)
Adventure / Role Playing GOTY (PC)

Jump Start Phonics Learning System - Knowledge Adventure / Knowledge Adventure

Bear in the Big Blue House: Bear's Sense of Adventure - Knowledge Adventure / Knowledge Adventure

Blue's 1 2 3 Time Activities - Humongous Entertainment / Humongous Entertainment

The Clue Finder's Fifth Grade Adventures - The Learning Company / Mattel Interactive

Math Blaster for 1st Grade - Knowledge Adventure / Knowledge Adventure

Space Academy GX-1 - Adventure Edmark Corp. / Adventure Edmark Corp.

Family Title of the Year

3-D Ultra Lionel Traintown - Dynamix / Sierra Online

Complete National Geographic - National Geographic Interactive / Mattel Interactive

Miss Spider's Tea Party - Simon & Schuster Interactive / Simon & Schuster Interactive

Pandora's Box - Viewpoint Digital / Microsoft

The Sims - Maxis Software / Electronic Arts

You Don't Know Jack: Offline - Berkely Systems / Sierra Online

Fighting Game of the Year

Children's GOTY
Children's GOTY

Soul Calibur - Namco / Namco

Ready 2 Rumble Boxing - Midway Games / Midway Games

Super Smash Bros. - HAL Laboratory / Nintendo

WWF WrestleMania 2000 - AKI Corporation / THQ

Online Game of the Year

EverQuest - Verant Interactive / 989 Studios

Asheron's Call - Turbine Entertainment / Microsoft

Get the Picture - Berkeley Systems / Berkeley Systems

Pop-Tarts - Magnet Interactive / Magnet Interactive

Wordox - Landor Design Associates / World Opponent Network

Racing Game of the Year

Online GOTY
Online GOTY

Star Wars: Episode I - Racer - LucasArts / LucasArts

Crash Team Racing - Naughty Dog / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Driver - Reflections Interactive / GT Interactive Software

Gran Turismo 2 - Polyphony Digital / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Simulation Game of the Year

Microsoft Flight Simulator 2000: Professional Edition - Microsoft / Microsoft

F/A-18 Simulator - Jane's Combat Simulations / Electronic Arts

Freespace 2 - Volition / Interplay Entertainment

Mig Alley - Rowan Software / Interplay Entertainment

Star Wars: X-Wing Alliance - Totally Games / LucasArts

Sports Game of the Year (Console)

Racing GOTY
Racing GOTY

Knockout Kings 2000 - Black Ops Entertainment / Electronic Arts

NFL 2K - Visual Concepts / Sega

Tony Hawk's Pro Skater - Neversoft / Activision

Sports Game of the Year (PC)

FIFA 2000 - EA Canada / Electronic Arts

Backyard Football - Left Field Productions / Humongous Entertainment

High Heat Baseball 2000 - Team .366 / The 3DO Company

NHL 2000 - EA Canada / Electronic Arts

Strategy Game of the Year

Simulation GOTY
Simulation GOTY

Age of Empires II: Age of Kings - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

Command & Conquer: Tiberian Sun - Westwood Studios / Electronic Arts

Homeworld - Relic Entertainment / Sierra Online

RollerCoaster Tycoon - Chris Sawyer Productions / Atari & MicroProse Software

Unreal Tournament - Epic Games / GT Interactive Software

Outstanding Achievement in Animation

Final Fantasy VIII - Squaresoft / Squaresoft

Age of Empires II: Age of Kings - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

Disney's Villains' Revenge - Disney Interactive / Disney Interactive

Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage - Insomniac Games / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction

Sports GOTY (Console)
Sports GOTY (Console)

Final Fantasy VIII - Squaresoft / Squaresoft

Disney's Villains' Revenge - Disney Interactive / Disney Interactive

Pharoah - Impressions Games / Sierra Online

Spyro 2: Ripto's Rage - Insomniac Games / Sony Computer Entertainment America

The Sims - Maxis Software / Electronic Arts

Outstanding Achievement in Character or Story Development

Age of Empires II: Age of Kings - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

NOX - Westwood Studios / Electronic Arts

Omikron: The Nomad Soul - Quantic Dream / Eidos Interactive

Planescape: Torment - Black Isle Studios / Interplay Entertainment

Thief: The Dark Project - Looking Glass Studios / Eidos Interactive

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design

Original Music Composition
Original Music Composition

The Sims - Maxis Software / Electronic Arts

Age of Empires II: Age of Kings - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

Gran Turismo 2 - Polyphony Digital / Sony Computer Entertainment America

NOX - Westwood Studios / Electronic Arts

Syphon Filter - Eidetic Inc. / 989 Studios

Outstanding Achievement in Game Play Engineering

The Sims - Maxis Software / Electronic Arts

Age of Empires II: Age of Kings - Ensemble Studios / Microsoft

Crazy Taxi - Hitmaker / Sega

NFL 2K - Visual Concepts / Sega

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

Um Jammer Lammy - NanaOn-Sha Co. / Sony Computer Entertainment America

Outcast - Appeal / Infogrames

Silver - Infogrames / Infogrames

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design

Sound Design
Sound Design

Medal of Honor - Dreamworks Interactive / Electronic Arts

NFL 2K - Visual Concepts / Sega

Thief: Dark Project - Looking Glass Studios / Eidos Interactive

Outstanding Achievement in Visual Engineering

Unreal Tournament - Epic Games / GT Interactive Software

NBA 2K - Visual Concepts / Sega

NFL 2K - Visual Concepts / Sega

Sonic Adventure - Sonic Team / Sega

Entertainment Site of the Year

TheOnion.com - Jack Szwergold / Peter Haise

ABC.com - Go.com / Go.com

Banja.com - CHMAN / CHMAN

CalendarLive.com - Leah Gentry / Los Angeles Times

Entertaindom.com - Jim Moloshok / AOL Time Warner

IGN.com - Snowball.com / Snowball.com

Tony the Tiger Website - Magnet Interactive / Magnet Interactive

News/Information Site of the Year

Gamespot.com - GameSpot Inc. / GameSpot Inc.

CNN.com - CNN Interactive / CNN Interactive

*** Games listed below and attached to this page are only the winners of Awards ***

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