Last chance to vote for the Golden Joystick Awards

This weekend is the last chance for you to have a say in this year’s Golden Joystick Awards.

Voting closes at noon on Monday (October 27th) and the event has already broken records for the number of people who have taken part, with almost 800,000 nominations having been registered. The event is this year being held in association with Virgin Media.

Organised by Future, the Golden Joysticks were first hosted back in 1982 and have become a popular event in the UK gaming calendar.

To take part in the voting process, head over to The full list of award categories are:-

Virgin Media Ultimate Game of the Year
The Sun Family Game of the Year
Nuts All Nighter Award
BBC 1Xtra Soundtrack of the Year
Bliss Handheld Game of the Year The One To Watch Award
4Talent Mobile Game of the Year
Nintendo Game of the Year
Online Game of the Year
PC Game of the Year
PlayStation Game of the Year
Xbox Game of the Year
Publisher of the Year
Activision Blizzard Retailer of the Year
UK Developer of the Year
Edge Most Wanted Award
E4 Grand Master Flash Award

TV’s Frankie Boyle will present the Golden Joysticks Awards live from 1.30pm on Friday October 31st. You can watch the show online at

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