Gayming Awards 2022 Winners Have Been Revealed – Here They Are

The Gayming Award winners for 2022 have been revealed with Square Enix’s Life is Strange: True Colours shining the brightest of all.

Life is Strange: True Colors picked up three awards, including Best LGBTQ Character, Authentic Representation Award as well as the prestigious Game of the Year. Elsewhere, Resident Evil Village picked up the Readers Award and Unpacking collected the Best Indie Award.

resident evil village lady dimitrescu
Credit: Capcom

Below is the list of all the winners from the Gayming Awards 2022!

  • Game of the Year – Sponsored by PlayStation: Life is Strange: True Colors – Deck Nine / Square Enix
  • Gayming Magazine Readers’ Award – Sponsored by EA: Resident Evil Village – Capcom
  • Gayming Icon Award – Sponsored by Facebook Gaming: Tanya DePass
  • Industry Diversity Award – Sponsored by Hangar 13 and 2K: Ukie’s #RaiseTheGame pledge
  • Authentic Representation Award – Sponsored by Marvelous Europe: Life is Strange: True Colors – Deck Nine / Square Enix
  • Best LGBTQ Character Award – Sponsored by Rocksteady: Alex Chen, Life is Strange: True Colors – Deck Nine / Square Enix
  • Best LGBTQ Indie Game Award – Sponsored by Xbox: Unpacking – Witch Beam and Humble Games
  • LGBTQ Streamer of the Year – Sponsored by Twitch: Aimsey
  • LGBTQ Streamer Rising Star Class of ’22 – Sponsored by Twitch: It’s Me Holly, Cruuuunchy, CoderGirlChan, AwkwardishPanda, LuciaEverblac, and Luke_Boogie
  • Best LGBTQ Contribution to Esports – Sponsored by Esports Technologies Inc: Emi “CaptainFluke” Donaldson
  • LGBTQ Tabletop Game Award – Sponsored by It Gets Better UK: Adventuring With Pride: Queer We Go Again – Jack Dixon
  • Best LGBTQ Comic Book Moment – Sponsored by Square Enix: The Pride Omnibus – ComiXology/Dark Horse Comics

Do you agree with all the winners from the Gayming Awards 2022? Let us know on Twitter.

unpacking
Credit: Witch Beam

The fighting in Ukraine is causing families to flee their homes. Please give now to save lives and protect people in need. Donate today!

Keep the conversation going by heading over to our Facebook and Twitter pages. You can also find us on Instagram, TikTok,, Google News, Reddit and Flipboard. Be sure to also check out our friends over on FragHero and Sporf.

Along with the latest games, merch, and accessories, the GameByte Shop has an epic Loyalty Points Scheme – earning you points for every £1 you spend. Sign up to hear about exclusive deals, PS5 console drops, and more!

Featured Image Credit: Square Enix