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New Super Mario Bros. Wii And Heavy Rain Honored By CESA

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imageJapan’s Computer Entertainment Suppliers Association just announced the winners of the Japan Game Awards 2010, which covers titles released between April 1, 2009 to March 31, 2010.

 

New Super Mario Bros. Wii took top honors. CESA chose it as the Game of the Year since beginners and advanced gamers can enjoy it. According to CESA, New Super Mario Bros. Wii bridges generation gaps. Heavy Rain won the Game Designer’s Award for creating a suspenseful scenario with convincing graphics and sound to match it.

 

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies also claimed a trophy. Actually, two of them. It was the top selling game in Japan and won an excellence award.

 

Here’s the list of CESA winners.

 

Game of the Year  
New Super Mario Bros. WiiWiiNintendo
   
Game Designers Award  
Heavy RainPS3Sony / Quantic Dream
   
Excellence Award  
Inazuma Eleven 2DSLevel 5
Wii Sports ResortWiiNintendo
Tomodachi CollectionDSNintendo
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry SkiesDSSquare Enix
New Super Mario Bros. WiiWiiNintendo
BayonettaPS3 – X360Sega
Final Fantasy XIIIPS3 – X360Square Enix
Pokémon: HeartGold / SoulSilverDSNintendo
Monster Hunter TriWiiCapcom
LovePlusDSKonami
Yakuza 4PS3Sega
   
Best Seller Award  
Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry SkiesDSSquare Enix
   
Global Award (Developed in Japan)  
Wii Sports ResortWiiNintendo
   
Global Awards (Developed Overseas)  
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2PS3 – X360Activision
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