2009 BAFTA Winners: Batman Takes Best Game

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts have distributed its 2009 video game awards. Upsetting Uncharted 2, which has been scooping up game of the year awards left and right, is Batman: Arkham Asylum.

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Other notable winners are Uncharted 2 for Story, LittleBigPlanet for Handheld Game, and Flower for Artistic Achievement.

The full list of winners can be found below.

Action

  • WINNER: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
  • Assassin's Creed II
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • inFAMOUS
  • Left 4 Dead 2

Artistic Achievement

  • WINNER: Flower
  • Assassin's Creed II
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • Street Fighter IV
  • Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Best Game

  • WINNER: Batman: Arkham Asylum
  • Assassin's Creed II
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • FIFA 10
  • Left 4 Dead 2
  • Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Family & Social

  • WINNER: Wii Sports Resort
  • The Beatles: Rock Band
  • Buzz! Quiz World
  • EyePet
  • Guitar Hero 5
  • New Super Mario Bros Wii

Gameplay

  • WINNER: Batman: Arkham Asylum
  • Assassin's Creed II
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • New Super Mario Bros Wii
  • PixelJunk Shooter
  • Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Handheld

  • WINNER: LittleBigPlanet (PSP)
  • Gran Turismo
  • LocoRoco Midnight Carnival
  • Mario and Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story
  • Professor Layton and Pandora's Box (ed: "Diabolical Box" in the US)
  • Scribblenauts

Multiplayer

  • WINNER: Left 4 Dead 2
  • Battlefield 1943
  • The Beatles: Rock Band
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • Halo 3 ODST
  • Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Original Score

  • WINNER: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
  • Assassin's Creed II
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince
  • PixelJunk Shooter

Sports

  • WINNER: FIFA 10
  • Colin McRae: DiRT 2
  • Football Manager 2010
  • Forza 3
  • Wii Fit Plus
  • Wii Sports Resort

Story

  • WINNER: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
  • Assassin's Creed II
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum
  • Broken Sword - Shadow of the Templars: The Director's Cut
  • Brutal Legend
  • Dragon Age: Origins

Strategy

  • WINNER: Empire: Total War
  • Command and Conquer 3: Uprising
  • FIFA Manager 10
  • Football Manager 2010
  • Halo Wars
  • Plants vs Zombies

Use of Audio

  • WINNER: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
  • Batman: Arkham Asylum
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
  • DJ Hero
  • Flower
  • Left 4 Dead 2