Golden Joystick Winners for 2008!

Well it’s time to reflect on who won what at this years 26th Golden Joystick Awards.  This years awards saw a phenominal 856,262 voters, lets hope your vote counted.  Any guesses as to what did the best?  I’ll give you a clue, it starts with a letter ‘C’ and ends in ‘all of Duty 4’.  Yep, Activisions COD4 picked up four awards including UK ESA PC Game of the Year.  Not only that, the next title in the COD series, ‘World at War’ is tipped to be the one to watch next year.  Take a look below at all the winners for 2008.

Nuts All-Nighter Award
Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

The Sun Family Game Of The Year
Guitar Hero III: Legends Of Rock

bliss Handheld Game Of The Year
Legend Of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass

4Talent Mobile Game Of The Year
Bejeweled 2

Mobile Game Pitch 2008
Tobias Rowe With Finders Keeper

Official Nintendo Magazine’s Nintendo Game of the Year
Super Smash Bros.

UK ESA PC Game Of The Year
Call Of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

Activision Blizzard Retailer Of The Year
Play.com

Official Playstation Magazine High Definition PlayStation Game of the Year
Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns Of The Patriots

BBC 1Xtra Soundtrack Of The Year
Grand Theft Auto IV

Arvato Digital Services Xbox Game Of The Year
Grand Theft Auto IV

Edge Most Wanted Award
Fallout 3

GamesRadar.com Online Game Of The Year
Call Of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

CVG.co.uk UK Developer Of The Year
Rockstar North

E4.com Grand Master Flash Award
Stickman Madness

Play.com One To Watch
Call Of Duty: World at War

Future UK Publisher Of The Year
Activision Blizzard

Virgin Media Ultimate Game Of The Year
Call Of Duty 4: Modern Warfare

So, what does everybody think of these winners?  Are they deserving, or do you think there are other games out there that should’ve had some recognition?

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