SAN JOSE, Calif. — Microsoft was shut out of the Game Developers Choice Awards, the Oscars of the conference. Nintendo was among the winners announced last night, which were chosen by industry developers. The winners list here.
Microsoft Game Studios was a contender in various categories for “Project Gotham Racing 3” and “Jade Empire.” Nintendo’s “Nintendogs” won for best technology and was one of three winners for best innovation. Sony’s “Shadow of the Colossus” was the big winner, taking home five awards, including best game.