The time of year has come again and the Golden Joystick Awards began in just a few hours after a remarkable year for the gaming industry.
The great and good of the entire trade will attend a fancy party – supported by The Sun – in London on Friday 16 November.
And you can join us for the 36th annual ceremony, with pre-shows starting at 3:00 GMT on the official Twitch channel event.
The Golden Joysticks then starts at 4 pm GMT, organized by comedian Danny Wallace, with 23 awards to be shared in total.
Gamers from all over the world voted in their millions for the past seven weeks, in categories such as the Best Game of the Year.
There will also be winners announced for the Most Wanted Game and PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, and PC Games of the Year.
Job is a game
Black Friday 2018 GAME: all the best deals to watch out for
Best Black Friday 2018 Nintendo Switch and bundle deals
explosion from the past
The place to get the cheapest Assassin's Creed Odyssey on Black Friday 2018
Fortnite SCRAPS is a very popular feature – and introduces the Food Fight mode
Dan Dawkins, Head of Global Editor, GamesRadar + said: "This year's live Golden Joystick Awards will be bigger and better than before, with more exclusive interviews and videos.
"2018 is a great year to play games, so join us on Friday to watch all the action take place on the stage."
Pre-performances will even have exclusive interviews with Pete Hines about Fallout 76, and Hitman 2 developer walkthroughs and Pokemon: Let 's Go.