Microsoft to hold Xbox Live Arcade Awards at GDC08

Microsoft to hold Xbox Live Arcade Awards at GDC08

By Ed Fear

January 22nd 2008 at 11:16AM

Sales-based and public-voted categories to feature at inaugral celebration

Microsoft will reward Xbox Live Arcade developers with a set of awards voted for both by the corporation itself and by the public.

The categories of Best Selling Game, Most Played Game, Highest Rated Game and Staff Choice will be selected by Microsoft, while the public will be able to vote for the best Classic Game, Original Game, Family Friendly Game, Cooperative Multiplayer Game, Competitive Multiplayer Game and Overall Game.

Those interested can vote at the official website, and voting closes on January 30th. Winners will be announced at GDC08, taking place from February 18th – 22nd.