The PlayStation Partner Awards 2022 Japan Asia (“PlayStation Partner Awards&rdquo were held today, December 2, to honor the winners of last year’s blockbuster games for PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4.
The PlayStation Partner Awards began in 1994, one year after the birth of PlayStation, to celebrate the achievements of creators and honor the many successful games that have moved the PlayStation community. This year marks the 28th anniversary of this historic award.
This year, the PlayStation Partner Awards presented a two-tier Grand Prize, a five-tier Partner Award, a two-tier Special Award and a five-tier User Choice Award.
Awarded to the top two titles developed in the Japan/Asia regions with the highest worldwide sales between October 2021 and September 2022*.
● Genshin Influence – Huyverse
Elden Ring – FromSoftware, Inc.
Learn more about the Genshin effect:
An open-world action game set in the fictional world of Taiwat, where players take on the role of a “walker” in search of their lost brother while uncovering the secrets of Taiwat. Cross-platform support on PS5, PS4, mobile and PC.
Learn more about Elden’s ring:
An action RPG that explores the unknown and danger in a true dark fantasy world. Players will embark on a journey to challenge the demigods and seek the Ring of Elden in the lands between them. It features a large area, intense dungeon crawling, a sense of accomplishment to overcome difficulties, high-level adventures, and overall drama woven into characters. The game won the first prize at the Japan Game Awards 2022.
Awarded to titles with high global sales in the Japan/Asia region between October 2021 and September 2022*, with particularly strong results**.
● Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Chronicles of Hinokami – Aniplex Inc.
●Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Masters – Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc.
● Final Fantasy XIV – Square Enix Co., Ltd. ltd
● Mobile Suit Gundam Battle Operation 2 – Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc.
●Resident Evil Village – Capcom Co., Ltd.
Partner Award Winner (Demon Slayer – Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Hinokami Chronicles) Response:\
Learn more about Demon Slayer -Kimetsu no Yaiba- The Hinokami Chronicles:
Action film based on the anime Demon Slayer (Kimetsu no Yaiba). The single-player mode of Hinokami Chronicles includes episodes from the TV anime Tandira Komado, the Unwavering Determination arc, and episodes from Mugen Train, allowing players to relive the story. 24 characters appear in Versus Battle mode, including Tandiro Komado and Nezuko Komado, and Tandiro, Zenitsu and Inosuke (Entertainment Zone) character sets are available as paid add-on content.