It was a night to celebrate and recognise the very best that video games have to offer and two PlayStation 5 exclusives shone brightly winning several awards between them.
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apaprtm the 2021 PS5 exclusive from Insomniac Games took home two awards. When Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart was released last year it gained praise from critics and gamers alike. With it’s amazing graphics and gameplay and the game’s fantastic use of the PS5 SSD and DualSense controller.
In recognition of the games, achievement RIft Apart took home the awards in the Animation and Technical achievement categories at last night’s BAFTA Games Awards.
Returnal WIns Big at BAFTAs
Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart wasn’t the only PlayStation title to take home some of those shiny, golden BAFTA masks. Housemarque’s Returnal scooped several awards of its own. The action roguelike which was also released last year was yet another PS5 exclusive that gained critical acclaim. Returnal’s design, combat and gameplay loop garnered high praise from reviewers and fans.
In total Returnal won four awards at the 2022 BAFYA Games Awards including Audio Achievement, Music and the coveted Best Game award. Jane Perry, the voice actress of Selene in Returnal also won Best Performer in a Leading Role.
You can view all the nominees and award winners on the BAFTA Games Awards website.