The PlayStation Awards 2018 will be held in Tokyo, Japan, on December 3rd 2018. This has been an annual event ever since the PlayStation hit the market back in 1994. As this year marks the 24th event, users can now vote for their favorite PlayStation format titles in the Japan and Asia region that was released over this past year.
The PS Award will be presented to honor all the creators and their work over the past year with ‘Gold Prizes’ to all titles which achieved over 500,000 total units shipped and downloaded in the Japan and Asia region. Whereas the ‘Platinum Prizes’ will be awarded to titles which have achieved over 1,000,000 units in total across the Japan and Asia region.
Not forgetting the ‘PlayStation Network Award’, it will be given ti the top 3 selling network titles in Japan and Asia – as well as the ‘Users’ Choice Award’ to the top 10 titles as voted by users. There’s also a ‘PS VR Award’ which will be given to 3 titles contributed to the most sales and excitement surrounding the genre. And finally, the ‘Indies & Developer Award’ will be presented to the top 3 titles which have contributed the most to the amazing variety in the PlayStation Awards 2018.
As of yesterday, users can now start voting for the ‘Users’ Choice Award’ and Sony Interactive Entertainment will also be giving away a PlayStation 4 Pro and a PlayStation VR with a PlayStation Camera to one user who leaves the best comment with their vote for the ‘Users’ Choice Awards’ this year. So if you want to get a chance at getting the giveaway, head over to their official site and start casting your vote with the best comment you have!
Do note that the voting session started from October 1st and will end on October 8th at 22:59 GMT+8. The event will be broadcasted live via YouTube or on the PS Awards 2018 Official Site.
Below are the Event Details:
PS Awards Event Overview
|Date & Time||3rd December 2018 from 17:00 JST (16:00 GMT+8)|
|Location||New Takanawa Prince Hotel in Tokyo, Japan ‘Konron’|
|Details||Awards Ceremony for Hit Titles on the PlayStation Format in Japan and Asia|
|How to Watch||The awards ceremony will broadcast live from 17:00 JST (16:00 GMT+8) on YouTube Live.
*Starting time subject to change. Please see the PS Awards 2018 official site for further details.
Users’ Choice Awards Voting Information
|Qualifying Titles||Any PlayStation Format Titles Released Between 1st October 2017 and 30th September 2018 *Includes Download Only Titles.|
|Voting Period||From 1st October 2018 to 8th October 2018, 23:59 JST (22:59 GMT+8)|
|How to Vote||PS Awards 2018 Official Site ‘Voting Page’
*Cannot Vote Multiple Times for the Same Title.
*A PlayStation Network (PSN) Account is Required to Vote.
* Users can Select up to 5 Titles to Vote per PSN Account.
* Once Votes are Cast, users will not be able to Add, Change or Re-Perform Their Votes.
|Titles Awarded||‘Users’ Choice Awards’
Favourite Titles as Selected by Users (Prize Give to 10 Titles)