Sekiro, Mortal Kombat 11, DayZ snatch 2019 Steam Awards

The annual Steam Awards have tallied up all their votes for the 2019 year and there are some winners we expected and some surprises. The Steam Awards is the online digital store’s annual tally of the Steam community’s favorite games. Any non-limited account can vote in the awards, with voting taking place between December 19 and December 31.

Here are your nominees and winners (in bold):

Game of the Year

  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
  • Destiny 2
  • Devil May Cry 5

VR Game of the Year

  • Beat Saber
  • Blade and Sorcery
  • Gorn
  • Borderlands 2 VR
  • Five Nights at Freddy’s: Help Wanted

Labor of Love

  • Grand Theft Auto V 
  • Warframe
  • Rainbow Six Siege
  • CS:GO
  • Dota 2

Better With Friends

  • DayZ
  • Risk of Rain 2
  • Dota Underlords
  • Age of Empires II
  • Ring of Elysium

Most Innovative Gameplay

  • My Friend Pedro
  • Baba Is You
  • Slay the Spire
  • Oxygen Not Included
  • Planet Zoo

Outstanding Story-Rich Game

  • A Plague Tale: Innocence
  • Disco Elysium
  • Far Cry: New Dawn
  • Gears 5
  • Greedfall

Best Game You Suck At

  • Mortal Kombat 11
  • Mordhau
  • Code Vein
  • Hunt
  • Remnant: From the Ashes

Outstanding Visual Style

  • Gris
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms
  • Astroneer
  • Katana Zero
  • Subnautica: Below Zero