2018 Golden Joystick Awards

The 2018 Golden Joystick Awards was the 36th edition of the Golden Joystick Awards, an annual awards event that honored the best video games of that year. The event was hosted by comedian Danny Wallace, and took place at the Bloomsbury Big Top in London on November 16, 2018.[1][2]

2018 Golden Joystick Awards
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DateNovember 16, 2018 (2018-11-16)
VenueBloomsbury Big Top
CountryUnited Kingdom
Hosted byDanny Wallace
Most awardsGod of War (4)
Game of the YearFortnite Battle Royale
Lifetime AchievementHidetaka Miyazaki
Golden Joystick Awards

Awards and nominationsEdit

Titles in bold won their respective category.[1][2]

Best Storytelling Best Visual Design
Best Audio Design Best Indie Game
Best Competitive Game Best Co-operative Game
Still Playing Award E-Sports Game of the Year
Best Mobile Game Best Nintendo Game
Best PlayStation Game Best PC Game
Best Xbox Game Best VR Game
Most Wanted Game Studio of the Year
Best Streamer Breakthrough Award
Critics Choice Award Lifetime Achievement Award


  1. ^ a b Hoggins, Tom (September 24, 2018). "Golden Joysticks 2018 nominees announced, voting open now". Telegraph.co.uk. Retrieved December 15, 2018.
  2. ^ a b Sheridan, Connor (November 18, 2018). "Golden Joystick Awards 2018 winners: God of War wins big but Fortnite gets Victory Royale". Gamesradar.com. Retrieved December 15, 2018.