The Game Developers Conference (GDC) 2019 continues to push out important news by the day. Wednesday night included an awards ceremony, where a familiar face in 2018 gaming took the stage to accept a second major accolade, and Thursday continued the drama of the store war between Valve’s Steam and Epic’s Epic Game Store. Not to be left out of the loop, Microsoft countered Stadia with its first detailed look at Project xCloud development.
Game Developers Choice Awards
The Game Developers Choice Awards (GDCA) aired on Wednesday night and venerated some of the top gaming titles of 2018, including God of War, which won GDCA Game of the Year. The Sony title leveraged its captivating storyline to add to its Game of the Year award from the Game Awards in December of 2018 (image from GDCA presentation).