BioShock Infinite takes home 75 E3 awards
posted on 06.30.11 at 09:37 AM EDT by (@salromano)

Irrational Games’ BioShock Infinite, the third installment in the BioShock franchise and the second to be developed by the original team, was a hot topic at E3. The game took home 75 awards from the show, 39 of which were “Game of Show” awards.

“At this year’s E3, members of the Irrational team were honored to see the amazing games our industry friends and colleagues are producing. And we are thrilled that the gaming media selected BioShock Infinite as a standout title at the show,” said Ken Levine creative director and president of Irrational Games.

Infinite also won the Game Critic Awards’ “Game of Show” award, which 2K describe as “the industry’s most coveted E3 honor.” In 2007, they awarded the original BioShock with the “Best Action/Adventure Game” award.

The full list of awards won by the upcoming FPS can be seen below:

Best of Show Honors

1UP
CNET
CNET TV
Cheat Code Central
Destructoid
Digital Trends
EGM
Electric Playground
Eurogamer.it
Everyeye.it
Examiner
FPSGuru
G4 X-Play
Game Informer
Game Informer — #1 Game in E3 Hot 50
Game Rant
Game Critics Awards
GameReactor TV
Game Revolution
GamerNode
Gamer Theory
GameSpy
GameTrailers
gamrFeed (VGChartz)
Giant Bomb
GotGame
IGN
Lazygamer.net
Machinima
Meristation
MovieStinger
MSNBC
MTV Multiplayer
Official Xbox Magazine UK
Pittsburgh Post Gazette: Game Guy Blog
Ripten
USA Today
Venture Beat Videogamer

Other Awards and Honors

Eurogamer.it – Best FPS of E3
G4 X-Play – Biggest Surprise
Game Critics Awards – Best Original Game
Game Critics Awards – Best PC Game
Game Critics Awards – Best Action/Adventure Game
Game Informer – Best Multiplatform Game
Game Informer – Best Action Game
GamePro – Most Awards Award
GamePro – Modern Warfare 3 vs. Battlefield 3 Award
Gamer Theory – Most Anticipated Games After E3
Gamer Theory – Best FPS
GameSpy – Best Multiplatform Game
GameSpy – Best Shooter
GamesRadar – Most Valuable GameGameTrailers – Best PC
GameTrailers – Best X360
GameTrailers – Best PS3
GameTrailers – Best First Person Shooter
GamingExcellence – Best Graphics – Artistic
GamrFeed (VGChartz) – Best First-Person Shooter
Glitchytasty – Most Artsy
Glitchytasty – Best Story Teller
GotGame – Best FPS
IGN – Best Xbox 360 Game
IGN – Best PC Game
IGN – Best Shooter
Jeuxvideo – Best FPS
Lazygamer.net – Best Shooter
Meristation – Best FPS
MSNBC – Best Art Direction
Nowgamer – Best First Person Shooter of E3
Official Xbox Magazine – Most Valuable Game
PC Gamer – Most Valuable Game
PlayStation: The Official Magazine — Most Valuable Game
Spaziogames – Best Action/Adventure
Xbox 360 Achievements – Most Anticipated Games of E3

BioShock Infinite is out next year for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and PC.

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  • Panicradar

    I think it’s awesome that Bioshock is getting the attention it deserves. I love the series and while two was iffy I hope Infinite will more than make up for it.

  • BizarreJelly

    Those rewards look well deserved, every bit of footage i’ve seen for it just looks phenomenal. Really looking forward to this one.

  • bangarang

    not surprised. they have developed a wonderfully creative series worth much of my time.

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