Gamer Network revealed today in a press release that Total War: Warhammer was voted as the EGX Rezzed 2016 Game of the Show by exit survey attendees, beating Dark Souls III (which came second) and PlayStation VR (in the third place).
John Clark, SVP Commercial Publishing of SEGA Europe, said:
EGX Rezzed 2016 is an incredibly valuable event for Sega to build lasting community awareness for all of our titles. The show plays such a crucial part in the build up to release day bringing the community closer to the fantastic game created by CA.
Here's the full Top 20 list:
1. Total War: Warhammer (Sega/Creative Assembly)
2. Dark Souls III (Bandai Namco Entertainment)
3. PlayStation VR (Sony)
4. Overcooked! (Ghost Town Games)
5. Quantum Break (Microsoft)
6. Black & White Bushido (Endemol Shine/Ground Shatter)
7. Orcs Must Die! Unchained (Gameforge)
8. Gang Beasts (Boneloaf)
9. Gang Beasts VR (Boneloaf/Coatsink)
10. Warhammer: End Times - Vermintide (Fatshark)
11. Deceit (Automaton)
12. Snake Pass (Sumo Digital)
13. Stikbold! (Curve Digital/Game Swing)
14. Tokyo 42 (Mode 7 Games/SMAC)
15. RIGS: Mechanized Combat League (Sony)
16. Rocket League (Psyonix)
17. Giant Cop (Other Ocean Interactive)
18. Man O' War: Corsair (Grumpy Ferret/Evil Twin Artworks)
19. Binaries (Ant Workshop)
20. Esper 2 (Coatsink)
Total War: Warhammer comes out on May 24, while Dark Souls III is already out (and you can check our review right here); for PlayStation VR we'll have to wait until October.
The organizers boasted more than 15K "enthusiastic" fans playing over 175 playable pre-release games. The exit survey also showed that 94% attendees would come again to EGX Rezzed in the future, with Gamer Network's CEO Rupert Loman adding:
It's fantastic to have another successful EGX Rezzed under our belt. The event goes from strength to strength and continues to grow in both attendees numbers and exhibitors, whilst maintaining its rare and unique atmosphere. The feedback has been overwhelmingly positive from all the people that make this show so special, developers, publishers, investors and most importantly the gamers.
Dates for EGX Rezzed 2017 will be announced soon, while you can already buy tickets for EGX at The NEC, Birmingham (September 22 to 25).