On December 8, The Game Awards 2023 took place in Los Angeles, where Baldur's Gate 3 from the Belgian studio Larian was recognized as the best game of the year. According to DTF, the classic RPG also won in five other categories: Best Community Support, Best RPG, Best Multiplayer, Best Acting and Player Voice.
In the main category, Baldur's Gate 3 competed with the projects Alan Wake, Marvel's Spider-Man 2, Resident Evil 4 Remake, Super Mario Bros. Wonder and The Legend of Zelda: Tears of The Kingdom.
As for other categories, the list is as follows:
The Game Awards also included eSports-themed categories, with Valorant being named Best Esports Game, Faker being named Best Esports Player, JD Gaming being named Best Esports Team, Potter being named Best Coach, and the 2023 League of Legends World Championship being named Best Esports Player. "The best eSports event."