Baldur's Gate 3 wins big but fans are divided, say ‘Spider-Man 2 deserved better’

The Game Awards 2023 took place at the Peacock Theatre in Los Angeles on December 7

hosted by Geoff Keighley and featuring celebrity presentations by Matthew McConaughey and Timothee Chalamet.

Baldur's Gate 3, a popular 2023 role-playing video game developed by Larian Studios

Fill in some textemerged as the night's big winner, securing six awards out of nine nominations.

– Despite critical acclaim, Baldur's Gate 3 winning Game of the Year sparked division on the internet. – 

Some fans argued that Spider-Man 2 should have won, citing its high-level graphics.

– A user expressed discontent, stating, "NO F**KING WAY THIS BEAT SPIDER-MAN 2 AND ZELDA FOR GOTY WTF IS THIS SHIT WHATTTT." – 

Others defended Spider-Man 2, noting its fun factor and criticizing the unfair standards imposed on the game.

A user mentioned, "Been constantly seeing dislike for Spider-Man 2 and I don’t really understand it. It’s not perfect, but it’s a ton of fun."