Hades wins Hugo Award in new video game category

Hugo Award Announce Firstly winner Its newly established best video game award, which is Hades, A roguelite action RPG from the developer Supergiant Games. Although the Hugo Award is a literary awards ceremony dedicated to science fiction and fantasy, it has expanded to the field of video games this year, giving Hades another opportunity to make history.

Super creative director Greg Kasavin responded to the news that his studio’s game won the Hugo Award on Twitter. He regretted not being able to accept the award on behalf of the team, but shared his thoughts on video games. The gratitude of having a place in the legendary award shows and special thanks to the work of his studio.

Other games nominated for historic first prizes are Final Fantasy VII Remake, The Last of Us: Part 2, Spirit Traveler, Animal Crossing: New Horizons and Blaseball, all 2020 games , Both are the Hugo Awards’ evaluation of the previous year’s works.

This year’s Hugo Awards, held at the annual World Science Fiction Convention, represents a further expansion of the venerable awards association. It added categories such as Best Fan Magazine, although it was recently sponsored by a weapon manufacturer. And become hot Raytheon This year.

At the same time, Hades has received awards and honors since it was released from the Early Access version this year, not to mention the fact that it is very popular. That was before it even reached the PlayStation or Xbox platform. If Supergiant is moving in a different direction, it would be crazy to think about how the game will be different.

Hades is now available for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, Switch and PC.