Multiplayer title Evolve has officially been named the best game of Gamescom 2014, earning itself "the most coveted award of the European computer and video game industry".
Turtle Rock's shooter picked up five Gamescom Awards from this year's show, including Best of Gamescom, Best Console Game (Microsoft Xbox), Best Action Game, Best PC Game and Best Online Multiplayer Game.
The awards follow shortly after Evolve was officially named the best game of E3.
Other Gamescom winners include PES 2015, which picked up Best Sports Game, LittleBigPlanet 3 for Best Family Game, The Evil Within, Splatoon, Super Smash Bros., Risen 3 and more.
- best of gamescom award: Evolve
- most wanted consumer award: Super Smash Bros.
- Best Console Game Sony PlayStation: The Evil Within
- Best Console Game Microsoft Xbox: Evolve
- Best Console Game Nintendo Wii: Splatoon
- Best Role Playing Game: Risen 3
- Best Action Game: Evolve
- Best Simulation Game: Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call
- Best Sports Game: PES 2015
- Best Family Game: LittleBigPlanet 3
- Best PC Game: Evolve
- Best Mobile Game: Super Smash Bros. für 3DS
- Best Social / Casual / Online Game: LittleBigPlanet 3
- Best Online Multiplayer Game: Evolve
- Best Hardware (incl. peripherals): Oculus Rift DK2