Control and Untitled Goose Game were the big winners at the 2020 DICE Awards


The 23rd annual DICE Awards took place on February 13, with Control and Untitled Goose Game walking home with multiple awards.

Both games were up for Game of the Year at the 2020 DICE Awards, alongside Disco Elysium, Outer Wilds, and Death Stranding – but Untitled Goose Game took home the coveted award.

Death Stranding and Control are also up for Game of the Year at the GDC Awards in March, alongside Outer Wilds and Untitled Goose Game.

Untitled Goose Game took home three awards in total as it also won for Independent Game and Character.

Control won awards for Action Game of the Year, Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction, Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction, and Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition.

Two awards were handed to Death Stranding: Outstanding Technical Achievement and Outstanding Achievement in Audio Design.

The full list of winners can be found below in bold.

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DICE Awards 2020 Winners

 Game of the Year

Outstanding Achievement in Animation

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction

Outstanding Achievement in Character

 Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

Outstanding Achievement in Audio Design

Outstanding Achievement in Story

Outstanding Technical Achievement

Action Game of the Year

Adventure Game of the Year

Family Game of the Year

Fighting Game of the Year

Racing Game of the Year

Role-Playing Game of the Year

Sports Game of the Year

Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year

Immersive Reality Technical Achievement

Immersive Reality Game of the Year

Outstanding Achievement for an Independent Game

Portable Game of the Year

Online Game of the Year  

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design

Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction