The Pocket Gamer awards attempted to celebrate the best of games, developers and publishers in the portable gaming space in 2012 – with iOS, Android, Windows Phone, 3DS, PS Vita and other formats covered across 16 categories. The awards have seen a record number of people voting for their favourite games on different platforms. The winners of the awards were announced on March 25th in San Francisco. The Walking Dead: The Game really shone on the night picking up three significant awards, most innovative game, best adventure/RPG game and iOS game of the year. One surprising winner is Nintendo who picked up best developer. The list of all the winners are below, take a look.
iOS Game of the Year – The Walking Dead: The Game
Android Game of the Year – Plague Inc.
Vita / PSP Game of the Year – LittleBigPlanet
3DS / DS Game of the Year – Resident Evil: Revelations
Windows Phone Game of the Year – Sonic CD
Mobile Game of the Year – SoulCalibur Mobile
Best Action/Arcade Game – Resident Evil: Revelations
Best Adventure/RPG Game – The Walking Dead: The Game
Best Casual/Puzzle Game – Scribblenauts Unlimited
Best Sports/Driving Game – Grand Theft Auto: Vice City
Best Strategy/Simulation Game – Plague Inc.
Best Freemium Game – Plague Inc.
Best Developer – Nintendo
Best Publisher – Sega
Most Innovative Game – The Walking Dead: The Game
Overall Game of the Year – Plague Inc.