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Gamescom Announces Show Winners, PlayStation 4 Beats Out Xbox One

Gamescom is winding down today, and the show has announced its favorite games. Titanfall and Destiny appear to be the favorites, and Gamescom also awarded the PlayStation 4 "Best Hardware including Peripheral," ahead of the Xbox One.

You can check out the full list winners below, and on the official Gamescom website.

Best of Gamescom:

Best Console Game Sony:

Best Console Game Nintendo:
Mario Kart 8

Best Console Game Microsoft Xbox:

Best Next Generation Console Game:

Best Action Game:

Best Role Playing Game:
The Elder Scrolls Online

Best Racing Game:
Forza Motorsport 5

Best Sports Game:

Best Simulation Game:

Best Family Game:
Mario Kart 8

Best Hardware including Peripheral:
PlayStation 4

Best Mobile Game:
The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds

Best Online Multiplayer Game:

Best PC Game:
Battlefield 4

Best Social/Casual/Online Game:
The Elder Scrolls Online

[Source: Gamescom via NeoGAF]


Our Take
Everyone who has touched Titanfall seems to walk away with a new outlook on life, or at least video games. Destiny seems to offer a similar revelation. Mario Kart 8 also seems to be turning some heads. Maybe that will be the game that turns everything around for the Wii U.

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