Rockstar Games has claimed the hmv Golden JoySticks One to Watch award for its eagerly awaited project Grand Theft Auto 5.
A separate CVG live reader poll in September found that GTA was the most anticipated game among the site's readers.
Rockstar has promised plenty of new information about the game will be revealed next month. The GTA5 release date remains a matter of intense debate.
Over four million votes were cast in this year's Golden Joysticks - almost twice the previous Guinness World Record-breaking best.
Watch and follow the Awards as they happen in our Golden Joysticks 2012 live stream and blog.