The votes are in. Almost two million people got involved and the winners of the Global Game Awards 2017 have now been decided. We have to say we think you're a wise bunch. There are some absolute belters in the list this year, proof if proof were needed that 2017 has been kind to gamers despite a few well-worn controversies.

Whether you love your indie gems, can't get enough of AAA blockbusters, or you're finally dipping your toes into the weird and wonderful world of Early Access, 2017 has had something for just about everyone. Here we've gathered the rundown of all the genre-specific awards, including the Best Multiplayer games, Best Visuals, and which Publisher has truly blessed us this year.

These results don't tell the full story either, so be sure to check out the two other Award announcement sections, while you can also head over to the Global Game Awards 2017 page itself to see a vote breakdown by percentage:

Global Game Awards 2017 Results: Game Of The Year - Best Indie - Most Anticipated 2016

Global Game Awards 2017 Results: Best Hardware

Right, so onto the winners, here's 2017's Best in Gaming, as voted for by you...

BEST ACTION - Middle-Earth: Shadow of War

BEST ADVENTURE - Life is Strange: Before the Storm

BEST AUDIO - Nier Automata

 

BEST CHILDREN'S GAME - Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle

BEST COMEDY - South Park: The Fractured But Whole

BEST CO-OP - Divinity: Original Sin 2

BEST EARLY ACCESS - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

BEST EXPANSION - Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood

BEST FREE TO PLAY - Gwent: The Witcher Card Game

BEST FIGHTING - Tekken 7

BEST HORROR - Resident Evil 7

BEST MANAGEMENT - Endless Space 2

BEST MOBA - League of Legends

 

BEST MOBILE GAME - Fire Emblem Heroes

BEST MULTIPLAYER - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

BEST ORIGINAL GAME - Horizon: Zero Dawn

BEST OPEN WORLD - The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

 

BEST PC EXCLUSIVE - Divinity: Original Sin II

BEST PLATFORMER - Cuphead

BEST POST-LAUNCH SUPPORT - Overwatch

BEST RACING - Forza Motorsport 7

BEST REMASTER - Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy

BEST RPG - Persona 5

BEST SCI-FI - Nier Automata

BEST SHOOTER - Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus

BEST SIM - Spintires: Mudrunner

BEST SPORTS - FIFA 18

BEST STEALTH - Assassin's Creed: Origins

BEST STORY - Torment: Tides of Numenera

BEST STRATEGY - Total War: Warhammer 2

BEST SURVIVAL - PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

BEST VISUALS - Cuphead

BEST VR EXPERIENCE - Resident Evil 7

 

 

 

Best of the rest

BEST PUBLISHER - Nintendo

BEST DEVELOPER - Guerrilla Games

BEST DIGITAL SALES PLATFORM - Steam

BEST INNOVATION - Nintendo Switch