BAFTA Games Awards 2022 Winners Announced

Housemarque's Returnal dominated the ceremony taking home four prizes while It Takes Two and Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart both won two awards.

British Academy announced the winners of the BAFTA Games Awards 2022. Housemarque's sci-fi shooter Returnal was named Best Game and dominated the ceremony, taking home four out of a possible eight trophies. The title also received awards for Audio Achievement, Best Music, and Best Performer in a Leading Role for Jane Perry.

Hazelight's It Takes Two which was nominated for eight categories won two prizes: Best Original Property and Multiplayer. While accepting one of the trophies, the studio's founder and creative director Josef Fares noted that the award was expected. "But I don’t get a big head, don’t worry about it!" he said.

The other game that took two prizes was Insomniac's Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart. It won Animation and Technical Achievement awards.

Here's the full list of this year's winners:

  • Best Game – Returnal
  • Best British Game – Forza Horizon 5
  • Best Performer In A Leading Role – Jane Perry as Selene Vassos in Returnal
  • Best Performer In A Supporting Role – Kimberly Brooks as Hollis Forsythe in Psychonauts 2
  • EE Game Of The Year – Unpacking
  • Best Narrative – Unpacking
  • Best Evolving Game – No Man’s Sky
  • Best Original Property – It Takes Two
  • Best Multiplayer – It Takes Two
  • Best Debut – TOEM
  • Best Game Beyond Entertainment – Before Your Eyes
  • Best Family Game – Chicory: A Colorful Tale
  • Best Animation – Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
  • Best Game Design – Inscryption
  • The Artistic Achievement Award – The Artful Escape
  • The Technical Achievement Award – Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
  • The Audio Achievement Award – Returnal
  • Best Music – Returnal

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