Xbox Scoops 'Best Presentation' At E3 2021, Forza Horizon 5 Wins 'Most Anticipated Game'

We're definitely of the belief that E3 2021 was a massive success for Xbox and Bethesda this year, and the official E3 awards panel clearly agreed, having crowned Xbox has boasting the best presentation of the event.

The awards were selected by editors at IGN, GameSpot, PC Gamer, and GamesRadar+, giving best presentation to Xbox and Bethesda, and also highlighting Forza Horizon 5 as the "most anticipated game overall."

Here's the full list of awards and winners courtesy of IGN:

Ubisoft Most Anticipated Game
Mario + Rabbids: Sparks of Hope
Gearbox Most Anticipated Game
Tiny Tina's Wonderlands
Xbox/Bethesda Most Anticipated Game
Halo: Infinite
Square Enix Most Anticipated Game
Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy
PC Gaming Show Most Anticipated Game
Songs of Conquest
Future Games Show Most Anticipated Game
Intellivision Most Anticipated Game
Dolphin Quest
Mythical Games Most Anticipated Game
Most Anticipated Indie Game
Falling Frontier
Freedom Games Most Anticipated Game
Airborne Kingdom
Capcom Most Anticipated Game
The Great Ace Attorney Chronicles
Nintendo Most Anticipated Game
Breath of the Wild 2
Most Anticipated Yooreka Studio Game
Best Presentation
Xbox and Bethesda Showcase
Most Anticipated Game Overall
Forza Horizon 5

Curiously, as you can see above, Halo Infinite took home the 'Xbox/Bethesda Most Anticipated Game' as well, which seems a little strange considering that Forza Horizon 5 won the 'Most Anticipated Game Overall' award.

Regardless though, it's a nice little win for Xbox, and the fact that Forza Horizon 5 beat out the likes of Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, Mario & Rabbids: Sparks of Hope and even Breath of the Wild 2 is high praise indeed.

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