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 Overview

The sixth annual Video Game Awards were hosted by Jack Black. The event was held on December 14th, 2008.

 Nominees 

 
  

Game of the Year

 Grand Theft Auto IV    
Grand Theft Auto IV    
 
 
 
 
 

Studio of the Year

 Media Molecule
 Media Molecule
 
 

Best Shooter

Gears of War 2     
Gears of War 2     
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best RPG

 Fallout 3    
Fallout 3    
 
 
 
 
 

Best Fighting Game

Soul Calibur IV     
Soul Calibur IV     
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Individual Sports Game

Shaun White Snowboarding     
Shaun White Snowboarding     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Handheld Game

 Professor Layton and the Curious Village
 Professor Layton and the Curious Village
 
 
 
 
 

Best Graphics

Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots     
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots     
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Game Based on a Movie or TV Show

 Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures
 Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures
 
 
 
 

Best Music Game

Rock Band 2      
Rock Band 2     
 
 
 
 
 

Best Driving Game

Burnout Paradise     
Burnout Paradise     
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Action Adventure Game

Grand Theft Auto IV     
Grand Theft Auto IV     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Team Sports Game

NHL 09     
NHL 09     
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Soundtrack

Rock Band 2     
Rock Band 2     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Xbox 360 Game

Gears of War 2     
Gears of War 2     
 
 
 
 
 

Best Wii Game

Boom Blox     
Boom Blox     
 
 
 
 
 

Best PS3 Game

LittleBigPlanet     
LittleBigPlanet     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best PC Game

 Left 4 Dead    
Left 4 Dead   
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Original Score

Metal Gear Solid 4     
Metal Gear Solid 4     
   
 
 
 
 
 

Best Multiplayer Game

 Left 4 Dead     
Left 4 Dead     
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Performance by a Human Male

 Michael Hollick as Niko Bellic
 Michael Hollick as Niko Bellic
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Performance by a Human Female

Debi Mae West as Meryl Silverburgh     
Debi Mae West as Meryl Silverburgh     
 
 
 
 
 

Big Name in the Game Male

 Kiefer Sutherland as Sgt. Roebuck
 Kiefer Sutherland as Sgt. Roebuck
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Big Name in the Game Female

 Jenny McCarthy as Tanya
 Jenny McCarthy as Tanya
Liv Tyler as “Betty Ross” in The Incredible Hulk
Dame Judi Dench as “M” in Quantum of Solace
 
 
 
 
 
 

Best Independent Game Fueled by Mountain Dew

 World of Goo
 World of Goo

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