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The Witcher 3 takes top honors at yet another award show, the SXSW Gaming Awards

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Geralt's mantle is collapsing under the weight of all those trophies

The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt led the way at the SXSW Gaming Awards with wins in three categories, including Game of the Year, beating out heavy hitters like Fallout 4 and indie darlings such as Undertale.

The Austin, Texas-based festival presented the third annual SXSW Gaming Awards on Saturday night, March 19. YouTuber Sean William "JackSepticEye" McLoughlin and esports personality Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico hosted the show. The SXSW Gaming advisory board created a list of nominees in 21 categories from 2015's best games, and the board members as well as the public voted to select the winners.

The Witcher 3's win for Game of the Year makes the SXSW Gaming Awards the third awards show to give CD Projekt Red's open-world role-playing game its top honor, following The Game Awards 2015 in December and the 2016 Game Developers Choice Awards last week. The game also won SXSW Gaming Awards for Excellence in Technical Achievement and Excellence in Narrative.

Three games won two SXSW Gaming Awards each: FromSoftware's Bloodborne, Crystal Dynamics' Rise of the Tomb Raider and Toby Fox's Undertale. Check out the full list of winners below.

Video Game of the Year
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - CD Projekt / CD Projekt Red

Mobile Game of the Year
Her Story - Sam Barlow

Table Top Game of the Year
Pandemic Legacy - Z-Man Games         

Excellence in Gameplay
Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain - Konami

Excellence in Art
Bloodborne - Sony Computer Entertainment / FromSoftware

Excellence in Animation
Rise of the Tomb Raider - Square Enix / Crystal Dynamics

Excellence in Technical Achievement
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - CD Projekt / CD Projekt Red

Excellence in Visual Achievement
The Order: 1886 - Sony Computer Entertainment / Ready at Dawn

Excellence in Narrative
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt - CD Projekt / CD Projekt Red

Excellence in Design
Bloodborne - Sony Computer Entertainment / FromSoftware

Excellence in SFX
Star Wars Battlefront - Electronic Arts / EA DICE

Excellence in Musical Score
Ori and the Blind Forest - Microsoft Studios / Moon Studios

Excellence in Multiplayer
Rocket League - Psyonix

Excellence in Convergence
Batman: Arkham Knight - Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment / Rocksteady Studios

Most Enduring Character
Lara Croft, Rise of the Tomb Raider - Square Enix / Crystal Dynamics

Most Valuable Esports Team
Evil Geniuses

Most Entertaining Online Personality
Greg Miller - Kinda Funny

Most Promising New Intellectual Property
Splatoon - Nintendo

Most Fulfilling Crowdfunded Game
Undertale - Toby Fox

Matthew Crump Cultural Innovation Award
Undertale - Toby Fox

Gamer's Voice Award
Winner (single-player): Superhot - Superhot Team
Winner (multiplayer): Gang Beasts - Boneloaf