February 9, 2006

‘Resident Evil 4′ Video Game of the Year-1UP Awards

LOS ANGELES -- Capcom's "Resident Evil 4" picked up awards for video game of the year and best action video game at Ziff Davis Media Game Group's annual 1UP Awards held in San Francisco on Wednesday.

A list of winners follows:

Game of the year: "Resident Evil 4" (Capcom)

Best action game: "Resident Evil 4" (Capcom)

Best adventure game: "Shadow of the Colossus" (Sony Computer Entertainment)

Best fighting/wrestling game: "Soul Calibur III" (Namco)

Best "massively multiplayer" game: "Guild Wars" (NCsoft)

Best online/multiplayer game: "Battlefield 2" (Electronic Arts)

Best puzzle game: "Lumines" (Ubisoft)

Best racing game: "Mario Kart DS" (Nintendo)

Best role-playing game: "Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King" (Square Enix)

Best shooter game: "Call of Duty 2" (Activision)

Best sports/extreme sports game: "Madden NFL 06" (Electronic Arts)

Best strategy/simulation game: "Civilization IV" (2K Games)

Most innovative game: "Nintendogs" (Nintendo)