The action-adventure game The Last of Us from Naughty Dog, developers of the Uncharted games, took top honors in all four categories it was nominated in the Game Critics: Best of E3 2012 awards including Best of Show.
The game, in production now for a 2013 PlayStation 3 release, also scored a fifth award for sound innovation.
The Last of Us also won awards for Best Original Game, Best Console Game and Best Action-Adventure Game.
Winning two awards each were Dance Central 3 (Best Motion Simulation Game Best Social/Casual Game), Halo 4 (Best Action and Best Online Multiplayer), XCOM: Enemy Unknown (Best PC Game and Best Strategy Game) and Watch Dogs (special commendations for innovation and graphics).
Other winners include:
Best Hardware: Wii U
Best Racing Game: Need for Speed Most Wanted
Best Sports Game: FIFA Soccer 13
Best Role-Playing Game: South Park: The Stick of Truth
Best Fighting Game: Injustice: Gods Among Us
For a complete list of winners go to the Game Critics Awards site.