The 17th annual D.I.C.E. Awards were held in Las Vegas, Nevada on Thursday night as the peak of the annual D.I.C.E (Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain) Summit.
One of the awards up for grabs at the event was best Role-Playing/Massively Multiplayer Game of the Year. Diablo 3 took home the award, beating out the likes of Dota 2, Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen, Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch and Pokémon X and Y.
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