Annual Game Music Awards 2010: Outstanding Audio Winners

We are proud to present the winners of the Annual Game Music Awards 2010. These panel-voted officially recognised awards provide a thorough and wide-reaching recognition of achievement in game music over the last year.


Best Theme — Vocal :: Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker - Heaven's Divide

Continuing the series' tradition of excellent vocal themes, Akihiro Honda, Donna Burke, and Nobuko Toda captured the human soul in the heat of battle with poignant lyrics, evocative vocals, and elaborate orchestration.


Enslaved: Odyssey to the West - No Death in Love

Other Nominations

Ar tonelico Qoga - Weathervane
Dead Rising 2 - Kill the Sound
Legend of the Guardians - With Hearts Sublime
Lord of Vermillion II - Lord of Vermillion II
Luminous Arc 3 - Wake Up World
Phantasy Star Portable 2 - Living Universe
Ys vs. Sora no Kiseki: Alternative Saga - Rush Out
Xenoblade - Beyond the Sky


Best Score — Instrumental :: Alpha Protocol - Main Theme

This unprecedented electro-orchestral collaboration from BT and Jason Graves, spearheaded by Alexander Brandon, provided an immersive and edgy accompaniment to game's ever-developing espionage while giving plenty of cool hooks and breaks for listeners to latch on to.


Sengoku Basara 3 - Life

Other Nominations

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood - Main Theme
Chaos Rings - Main Theme
Final Fantasy XIII - Defiers of Fate
God of War III - Overture
Monopoly Streets - Main Theme
Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands - Main Theme
Silent Hunter V - Into the Atlantic
Valkyria Chronicles 2 - Main Theme