Winners for First Steam Awards Revealed

The winners of Valve’s first-ever Steam Awards have been revealed.

Winners for First Steam Awards Revealed

This isn’t your normal, everyday awards show, however. The categories included things like “Villain Most In Need Of A Hug” and “‘The Whoooaaaaaaa, dude!’ Award,” among other wonderful ones.

Below you can see a full rundown of categories and winners, as rounded up by Kotaku.

The games were voted on by Steam users, who received a Steam Awards Trading Card for taking part. The winners were announced today, December 31, at 1 PM PT / 4 PM ET.

Steam Awards 2016 Winners:

  • “Villain Most In Need Of A Hug” Award: Portal 2
  • The “I Thought This Game Was Cool Before It Won An Award” Award:Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • The “Test of Time” Award: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
  • The “Just 5 More Minutes” Award: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • The “Whoooaaaaaaa, dude!” Award: Grand Theft Auto V
  • The “Game Within A Game” Award: Grand Theft Auto V
  • The “I’m Not Crying, There’s Something In My Eye” Award: The Walking Dead
  • The “Best Use Of A Farm Animal” Award: Goat Simulator
  • The “Boom Boom” Award: Doom
  • The “Love/Hate Relationship” Award: Dark Souls III
  • The “Sit Back and Relax” Award: Euro Truck Simulator 2
  • The “Better With Friends” Award: Left 4 Dead 2

What do you make of these results? Let us know in the comments below!

GameSpot’s own Game of the Year for 2016 was Blizzard’s hero shooter Overwatch–read more here.

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