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Portal 2 BAFTA's "Best Game"

BBC News has the winners of the 2012 British Academy of Film and Television Arts' (BAFTA) Video Games Awards, where Portal 2 took top honors:

Best game: Portal 2
GAME award (voted by public): Battlefield 3
Design: Portal 2
Action: Batman: Arkham City
Story: Portal 2
Online Multiplayer: Battlefield 3
Mobile & Handheld: Peggle HD
Game Innovation: Little Big Planet 2
Family: Little Big Planet 2
Strategy: Total War: Shogun 2
One To Watch: Tick Tock Toys
Online Browser: Monstermind
Artistic Achievement: Rayman's Origins
Sports/Fitness: Kinect Sports 2
Debut Game: Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet
Original Music: LA Noire
Audio Achievement: Battlefield 3
Performer: Mark Hamill for Batman: Arkham City
Special award: Markus "Notch" Persson (Minecraft's creator)

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18. Re: Portal 2 BAFTA's Mar 17, 2012, 19:38 HorrorScope
 
Teddy wrote on Mar 17, 2012, 16:59:
HorrorScope wrote on Mar 17, 2012, 15:32:
Not saying I disagree or not, but seems like plenty of back patting to most of the major players. Give it Hollywood, they'll give awards to obscure flicks if they feel them worthy.

You mean like giving Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet an award over big name titles like L.A.Noire and Rift?

And for whoever asked it, yes the sports category is absolutely absurd. Kinect Sports 2 was competing in the category with Dance Central 2, FIFA 2012, and Dirt 3 (yes, the racing game)

Said plenty, not exclusively.
 
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