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Resident Evil 2

Resident Evil 2 crowned the Best of Show at E3 2018

The chilling remake gets the Game Critics seal of approval.

Late last week, we told you about the nominations for the E3 Game Critics Awards, which is pretty much exactly what it sounds like. A bunch of categories that selected outlets visiting E3 - including Gamereactor - could vote for.

We speculated that Anthem might be the overall winner in 2018 since it got a lot of nominations, and while it did reach some success, it didn't get the most prestigious award, that being Best of Show. That honour went to the remake of Resident Evil 2 instead.

Below is the full list of all the winners, feel free to drop a comment and tell us whether you think the right titles won in the end. If you want to know more about the games we played and saw at E3, head over to Gamereactor's Game of E3.

Best of Show
Resident Evil 2

Best Original Game

Best Console

Best VR/AR Game
Tetris Effect

Best PC Game

Best Hardware/Peripheral
Xbox Adaptive Controller

Best Action Game

Best Action/Adventure

Best RPG
Kingdom Hearts III

Best Fighting Game
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Best Racing Game
Forza Horizon 4

Best Sports Game

Best Strategy Game
Total War: Three Kingdoms

Best Family/Social Game
Overcooked 2

Best Online Multiplayer
Battlefield V

Best Independent Game
Ori and the Will of the Wisps

Best Ongoing Game

Special Commendations for Graphics
Cyberpunk 2077

Special Commendation for Sound
The Last of Us: Part II

Special Commendation for Innovation
Cyberpunk 2077

Resident Evil 2