The Last of Us Part II was named the best game of the year at the Joystick Awards 2020. The recording of the event is available on YouTube channel GamesRadar.
The game in the genre of adventure action, in addition to the main prize won in the categories “Best Game on PlayStation”, “Best Plot”, “Best Visual Design” and “Best Sound”. The authors of the Title – Naughty Dog – were recognized as the main studio in 2020. Fall Guys, Hades and Minecraft received two awards each. In particular, Fall Guys was named the best multiplayer game and the best family game.
At the event, Ori and the Will of the Wisps were recognized as the best cover game for Xbox, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare was named the best eSports game. Among Us was named the breakthrough of the year, the award for support of the project received Minecraft. Also during the presentation Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card manufacturer was awarded in the category “Best Iron”, Worms series and its developer studio Team17 got into the “Hall of Fame” of Joystick Awards.
The Last of Us Part II was released on June 19, 2020. The game became exclusive to the PlayStation 4 console.
Earlier Time named the best, according to the magazine, the game in 2020. The highest score in the ranking received the game in the genres of roguelike and action/RPG Hades. In the top 5 also got Spider-Man: Miles Morales, The Last of Us Part II, Among Us and Animal Crossing: New Horizons.