Even before The Game Awards 2023 took place, there were many opinions that the most noble title, the game of the year, could hardly escape the hands of Baldur’s Gate 3. When looking at the competing candidates, There aren’t too many bright names either. Alan Wake 2, Resident Evil 4 Remake or even Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 as well as Super Mario Bros. Wonder is also just good and successful, but it is difficult to create the resonance and influence like the masterpiece of Larian Studios.
And indeed, reality has happened in accordance with gamers’ expectations. Nominated in 8 categories, Baldur’s Gate 3 has excellently won up to 6 awards, which of course includes the noble title of Game of the Year. Besides this award, Larian Studios’ masterpiece also won big in the categories below.
+ Best storyline
+ Best performance
+ Best community support
+ Best role-playing game
+ Best Multiplayer Game
This is an achievement completely worthy of the efforts and investment of developer Larian Studio, thereby continuing to affirm the sustainable development of the Baldur’s Gate series. With a huge number of updates, including patches and new content over the past year, it’s no wonder that Baldur’s Gate 3 has won a lot of love from fans. Even with the constant innovation of itself, including the launch of new modes such as Honor Mode, Larian Studios always knows how to retain players even after they have explored all the content in Baldur’s Gate 3. .
Overall, Baldur’s Gate 3 won big at The Game Awards this year. The nominations that this game lost were Best Game Direction at the hands of Alan Wake 2. In addition, the soundtrack also failed due to the overly sweet performance of Final Fantasy 16.