House House wins three DICE Awards for Untitled Goose Game including Game of the Year

Melbourne's House House wins three awards at the 23rd Annual DICE Awards in Las Vegas.
February 14, 2020 4:15 PM

Melbourne's House House have been awarded three prizes at the 23rd annual DICE Awards at a ceremony in Las Vegas, picking up the top award for Game of the Year.

  • Game of the Year
  • Outstanding Achievement in Character
  • Outstanding Achievement for an Independent Game

On Twitter the House House team said the experience was "weird" and that the win came as a surprise especially when up against games like Death Stranding, Control, Disco Elysium and Outer Wilds.

The awards were accepted by League of Geeks Trent Kusters on behalf of the team.

Check out the full list of winners for the 23rd Annual DICE Awards below.

Game of the Year

  • Untitled Goose Game (WINNER)
  • Death Stranding
  • Control
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds

Outstanding Achievement for an Independent Game

  • Untitled Goose Game (WINNER)
  • A Short Hike
  • Disco Elysium
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts
  • What the Golf?

Outstanding Achievement in Character

  • The Goose - Untitled Goose Game (WINNER)
  • Jesse Faden - Control
  • Cliff Unger - Death Stranding
  • Greez - Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
  • Sam Porter Bridges - Death Stranding

Outstanding Achievement in Animation

  • Luigi's Mansion 3 (WINNER)
  • Death Stranding
  • Days Gone
  • Devil May Cry 5
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare

Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction

  • Control (WINNER)
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Concrete Genie
  • Death Stranding
  • Resident Evil 2

Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction

  • Control (WINNER)
  • A Short Hike
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Untitled Goose Game

Outstanding Achievement in Game Design

  • Baba Is You (WINNER)
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Slay the Spire

Outstanding Achievement in Sound Design

  • Death Stranding (WINNER)
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Mortal Kombat 11
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts

Outstanding Achievement in Original Music Composition

  • Control (WINNER)
  • Arise: A Simple Story
  • Erica
  • Golem
  • Mortal Kombat 11

Outstanding Achievement in Story

  • Disco Elysium (WINNER)
  • Control
  • Telling Lies
  • The Outer Worlds
  • Outer Wilds

Outstanding Technical Achievement

  • Death Stranding (WINNER)
  • Control
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Concrete Genie
  • Metro Exodus

Action Game of the Year

  • Control (WINNER)
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Devil May Cry 5
  • Gears 5

Adventure Game of the Year

  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (WINNER)
  • Death Stranding
  • Luigi's Mansion 3
  • Resident Evil 2
  • The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening

Fighting Game of the Year

  • Mortal Kombat 11 (WINNER)
  • Dead or Alive 6
  • Jump Force
  • Samurai Shodown

Family Game of the Year

  • Super Mario Maker 2 (WINNER)
  • A Short Hike
  • Dragon Quest Builders 2
  • Ring Fit Adventure
  • Yoshi's Crafted World

Racing Game of the Year

  • Mario Kart Tour (WINNER)
  • Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
  • DiRT Rally 2.0
  • F1 2019
  • Trials Rising

Sports Game of the Year

  • FIFA 20 (WINNER)
  • Madden NFL 20
  • MLB The Show 19
  • NBA 2K20
  • NHL 20

Role-Playing Game of the Year

  • The Outer Worlds (WINNER)
  • Disco Elysium
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers
  • Kingdom Hearts III
  • Pokemon Sword and Shield

Portable Game of the Year

  • Sayonara Wild Hearts (WINNER)
  • Call of Duty: Mobile
  • Grindstone
  • Sky: Children of the Light
  • What the Golf?

Strategy/Simulation Game of the Year

  • Fire Emblem: Three Houses (W)
  • Anno 1800
  • Oxygen Not Included
  • Slay the Spire
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms

Immersive Reality Game of the Year

  • Pistol Whip (WINNER)
  • Asgard's Wrath
  • Blood & Truth
  • The Curious Tale of the Stolen Pets
  • Trover Saves the Universe

Immersive Reality Technical Achievement

  • Blood & Truth (WINNER)
  • Asgard's Wrath
  • Pistol Whip
  • Stormland
  • Westworld Awakening

Online Game of the Year

  • Apex Legends (WINNER)
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Destiny 2: Shadowkeep
  • Tetris 99
  • Wargroove