On October 9, 2020, the winners for this year’s Tokyo Game Show Media Awards were officially announced. The awards, which are a joint award granted by Famitsu, 4Gamer, V Jump, and Dengeki, revealed each publication’s most anticipated title. This year’s winners were as follows:
- Famitsu: Monster Hunter Rise
- 4Gamer: Cyberpunk 2077
- V Jump: Monster Hunter Rise
- Dengeki: Cyberpunk 2077
In addition to the main show winners, the publications hosted a poll among Japanese Twitter users, which took the temperature on the games that were most being looked forward to by the general public. The poll, which ran from September 24 – 27, saw 6,700 respondents overall.
Upcoming mobile RPG Sakura Revolution: Maidens In Bloom (Sakura Kakumei: Hanasaku Otome-tachi) took the #10 spot on the list, behind Genshin Impact, Monster Hunter Rise, and Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity, among others.
The full list of winners is as follows:
- Genshin Impact (Developer: miHoYo; Platforms: PC, PS4, iOS, Android; Switch Due Later)
- Monster Hunter Rise (Developer: Capcom; Platforms: Nintendo Switch)
- Project Sekai Colorful Stage! feat. Hatsune Miku (Developer: Sega Platforms: iOS, Android)
- Devil May Cry 5 Special Edition (Developer: Capcom; Platforms: PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X)
- Resident Evil Village (Developer: Capcom; Platforms: PS5, Xbox Series X, PC)
- Monster Hunter Stories 2: Wings of Ruin (Developer: Capcom; Platforms: Nintendo Switch)
- Final Fantasy XVI (Developer: Square Enix; Platforms: PlayStation 5, PC)
- Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne HD Remaster (Developer: Atlus; Platforms: PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch)
- Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity (Developer: Koei Tecmo; Platforms: Nintendo Switch)
- Sakura Revolution (Developer: Sega; Platforms: iOS, Android)
- R-Type Final 2 (Developer: Granzella; Platforms: PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X)
- Momotaro Dentetsu: Showa Heisei Reiwa mo Teiban! (Developer: Konami; Platforms: Nintendo Switch)
- Cyberpunk 2077 (Developer: CD Projekt Red; Publisher: Spike Chunsoft; Platforms: PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, PC, Stadia)
- NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… (Developer: Square Enix; Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC)
- Dynasty Warriors 9: Empires (Developer: Koei Tecmo; Platforms: PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, Switch, PC)
Sakura Revolution will launch on October 28.
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