The Spike VGA Awards took place over the weekend in the US.

Bethesda’s The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim was the big winner, claiming both RPG of the Year and overall Game of the Year. Bethesda Game Studios also claimed Studio of the Year.

Rocksteady’s Batman: Arkham City also took home four awards, one for best Xbox 360 game, one for best character (Mark Hamill’s The Joker), also awards for Best Action Adventure Game and Best Adapted Game.

The full list of winners follows:

Game of the Year
Winner: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Runners up: Batman: Arkham City, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, Portal 2, Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

Studio of the Year
Winner: Bethesda Game Studios - The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Runners up: Naughty Dog - Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, Rocksteady Studios - Batman: Arkham City, Valve - Portal 2

Character of the Year
Winner: The Joker - Batman: Arkham City
Runners up: Nathan Drake - Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, Marcus Fenix - Gears of War 3, Wheatley - Portal 2

Best Xbox 360 Game
Winner: Batman: Arkham City
Runners up: Forza Motorsport 4, Gears of War 3, Portal 2

Best PlayStation 3 Game
Winner: Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
Runners up: inFAMOUS 2, Killzone 3, LittleBigPlanet 2

Best Wii Game
Winner: The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
Runners up: Epic Mickey, Kirby's Return to Dream Land, Lost in Shadow

Best PC Game
Winner: Portal 2
Runners up: Battlefield 3, Minecraft, The Witcher 2

Best Handheld / Mobile Game
Winner: Super Mario 3D Land
Runners up: Ghost Trick: Phantom Detective, Infinity Blade, Jetpack Joyride

Best Shooter
Winner: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
Runners up: Battlefield 3, Gears of War 3, RAGE

Best Action Adventure Game
Winner: Batman: Arkham City
Runners up: Assassin's Creed: Revelations, The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword, Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception

Best RPG
Winner: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Runners up: Dark Souls, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Dragon Age II

Best Multiplayer
Winner: Portal 2
Runners up: Battlefield 3, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, Gears of War 3

Best Individual Sports Game
Winner: Fight Night Champion
Runners up: Tiger Woods PGA Tour 12: The Masters, Top Spin 4, Virtua Tennis 4

Best Team Sports Game
Winner: NBA 2K12
Runners up: FIFA 12, NHL 12, MLB 11: The Show

Best Driving Game
Winner: Forza Motorsport 4
Runners up: DiRT 3, Driver: San Francisco, Need for Speed: The Run

Best Fighting Game
Winner: Mortal Kombat
Runners up: The King of Fighters XIII, Marvel vs. Capcom 3, WWE All Stars

Best Motion Game
Winner: The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
Runners up: Child of Eden, Dance Central 2, The Gunstringer

Best Independent Game
Winner: Minecraft
Runners up: Bastion, Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP, The Binding of Isaac

Best Adapted Videogame
Winner: Batman: Arkham City
Runners up: Back to the Future: The Game, Captain America: Super Soldier, LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars

Best Song in a Game
Winner: "Build that Wall (Zia's Theme)" by Darren Korb - Bastion
Runners up: "Exile Vilify" by The National - Portal 2, "I'm Not Calling You a Liar" by Florence + the Machine - Dragon Age II, "Setting Sail, Coming Home (End Theme)" by Darren Korb - Bastion, "Want You Gone" by Jonathan Coulton - Portal 2

Best Original Score
Winner: Bastion
Runners up: Batman: Arkham City, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Portal 2

Best Graphics
Winner: Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception
Runners up: Batman: Arkham City, L.A. Noire, RAGE

Best Performance by a Human Male
Winner: Stephen Merchant as Wheatley - Portal 2
Runners up: J.K. Simmons as Cave Johnson - Portal 2, Mark Hamill as The Joker - Batman: Arkham City, Nolan North as Nathan Drake - Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception

Best Performance by a Human Female
Winner: Ellen McLain as GLaDOS - Portal 2
Runners up: Claudia Black as Chloe Frazer - Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, Emily Rose as Elena Fisher - Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception, Tara Strong as Harley Quinn, Batman: Arkham City

Best Downloadable Game
Winner: Bastion
Runners up: Insanely Twisted Shadow Planet, Stacking, Iron Brigade

Best DLC
Winner: Portal 2 - Peer Review
Runners up: Fallout: New Vegas - Old World Blues, Mass Effect 2 - Arrival, Mortal Kombat - Freddy Krueger

Most Anticipated Game of 2012
Winner: Mass Effect 3
Runners up: BioShock: Infinite, Diablo III, Halo 4, The Last Guardian