The Pokémon Diamond And Pearl Remakes Just Won A ‘Global Award’

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During the 2022 Tokyo Game Show as we speak, the winners of the Japan Game Awards have been introduced. One winner, particularly, that appears to have folks speaking on social media is the 2021 Switch title Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl.

Not solely did it take out the ‘finest gross sales award’ nevertheless it was additionally acknowledged as the perfect Japanese sport launch globally. While the gross sales award is not all that shocking, loads of trainers on-line are seemingly confused (and a bit pissed off) as to how the remakes took out the ‘world’ award.

Here’s how some Pokémon followers are reacting to the most recent information on-line:

Pokémon Legends: Arceus ended up taking out an ‘award for excellence’, Kirby additionally received some love, and Bandai Namco’s hit Elden Ring received the principle award. Here’s the rundown (through NintendoSoup):


・Resident Evil Village
・Sky Children Spinning the Stars
・Tales of ARISE
・LOST JUDGMENT: Unjudged Memories
・Final Fantasy XIV: Akatsuki Finale
・Pokémon Legends: Arceus
・Horizon Forbidden West
・Ghostwire: Tokyo
・Kirby and the Forgotten Land

  • Global Award Japanese Work Category

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

  • Global Award International Work Category

・Call of Duty: Vanguard

Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl


How do you are feeling concerning the Pokémon Diamond and Pearl remakes taking out these awards on the Japan Game Awards? Did you get pleasure from these titles your self? What concerning the different winners on this listing? Leave your ideas beneath.


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