Awards shows are a funny thing, but they’re even funnier when they’re paired with big video game announcements. You’ve got all the emotion and sincerity and awkwardness of a celebration show, paired with E3-style hype. Last night’s Game Awards were a giddy mixture of the two, and there were some truly wonderful moments and surprises peppered throughout the near-3-hour show. Here are our highlights.
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