Final Fantasy VII: Remake named best of show at E3 2019

E3 2019 ended a little over two weeks ago, but the Game Critics Awards have just named Final Fantasy VII: Remake the best of show.

In addition to Best of Show, Final Fantasy VII: Remake also took home the honors for Best Console Game and Best RPG from the Best of E3 2019 Game Critics Awards, an independent group of more than 60 global media and influencer outlets.

Square Enix showed off a new trailer during E3 and announced a release date. The game will be coming out on March 3, 2020 on PS4.

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The Outer Worlds, which is an upcoming RPG from Obsidian, won the award for Best Original Game. Here are some of the other winners:

Best VR/AR Game
Phantom: Covert Ops
(nDreams/Oculus Studios for Oculus Quest, PC)

Best PC Game
Doom Eternal
(id Software/Bethesda for PC, PS4, Stadia, Switch, Xbox)

Best Hardware/Peripheral
Xbox Elite Wireless Controller Series 2

Best Action Game
Doom Eternal
(id Software/Bethesda for PC, PS4, Stadia, Switch, Xbox)

Best Action/Adventure
Watch Dogs: Legion
(Ubisoft Toronto/Ubisoft for PC, PS4, Stadia, Xbox)

Best Racing Game
Crash Team Racing
(Beenox/Activision for PS4, Xbox)

Best Sports Game
EFootball Pro Evolution Soccer 2020 
(Konami for PS4, Xbox)

Best Strategy Game
John Wick Hex
(Bithell Games/Good Sheperd for Mac, PC)

Best Family/Social Game
Luigi’s Mansion 3
(Next Level Games/Nintendo for Switch)

Best Online Multiplayer
Call of Duty Modern Warfare
(Infinity Ward/Activision for PC, PS4, Xbox)

Best Independent Game
12 Minutes
(Luis Antonio/Annapurna for PC, Xbox)

Best Ongoing Game
Destiny 2
(Bungie for PC, PS4, Stadia, Xbox)

Special Commendations for Graphics
Cyberpunk 2077
(CD PROJEKT RED for PC, PS4, Xbox)