PlayStation Awards is a ceremony recognizing hit game titles sold in PlayStation format. It first started in 1995 in Japan when PlayStation launched. It is an annual event and this year won’t be any different. With an array of exciting games released for the PS4 system this year, the Award show is sure to be interesting. If you have been following gaming news, you’d know that the voting for the awards ended on 8th of oct. Today, the date and time information along with live stream details have been revealed by Sony for the upcoming PlayStation Awards 2018.
PlayStation Awards 2018: How to live stream, Date and Time Announced
The Award show is going to be held on 3rd December 2018. The venue for PlayStation Awards 2018 is going to be the Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa, Tokyo Japan. It is an invitation-only event. Check the table below for Prize categories and other details.
3rd December 2018 (Monday) 16:00 HKT * The Awards ceremony will be live streamed online
Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa, Tokyo Japan * By Invitation Only
Platinum Prize: Software titles (DL) with an accumulated shipment quantity (including download quantity) of over 1 million copies
Gold Prize: Software titles (DL) with an accumulated shipment quantity (including download quantity) of over 500,000 copies
PlayStation™Network Award: Top 3 network sales titles will be awarded (period: From Oct 1st 2017 – Sept 30th, 2018)
Users’ Choice Award: Top 10 titles voted by Japan and Asia users. (Released in Oct 1st, 2017 – Sept 30th, 2018)
PlayStation VR Award : 3 titles that contributed to the sales of PlayStation VR (period: From Oct 1st, 2017 – Sept 30th, 2018) * Excluding last year’s winning titles
Indies & Developer Award : 3 titles that contributed to the expansion of PlayStation (period: From Oct 1st, 2017 – Sept 30th, 2018) * Excluding last year’s winning titles
As you all know this year we have had some incredible releases on the PS4 system. From GOW to RDR 2, the gaming scene has been rather ambitious this year, not to mention, the Spiderman game alone has done very well. All this considered, it is going to be a tough competition no doubt.