The Spike Video Game Awards were held over the weekend, inviting celebs from inside (and outside) of the gaming industry for a bit of a shindig at LA's convention center. In all the hubbub of the game announcements, we didn't mention the actual awards themselves...
To save you skipping to the end, the game appointed as Game of the Year (no small honour, to be sure) was...
Red Dead Redemption! We gave it our first (and only, so far) ever 10/10 so if you're looking for a surprised expression on the face of anyone at NZGamer.com, you'll be disappointed.
For the grand prize, RDR was up against Call of Duty: Black Ops (8.6), God of War III (9.2), Halo: Reach (8.9) and Mass Effect 2 (9.2).
Other notable awards for the night included: