History of IGNs Game Of The Year Award

In this video we take a look back at the History of IGN’s Game Of The Year Award.
From the very beginning of the award’s history from 1998 till the latest one of 2015, which was awarded in early January 2016IGN (formerly Imagine Games Network) is a San Francisco-based games and entertainment media company operated by IGN Entertainment Inc.
, a subsidiary of j2 Global and wholly owned by Ziff Davis.
and headed up by its former editor-in-chief, Peer Schneider.
The website was the brainchild of media entrepreneur Chris Anderson and launched on September 29, 1996.
It focuses on video games, films, television, comics, technology, and other media.
The company is located in San Francisco’s SOMA district in California, United States.
Originally a network of desktop websites, IGN is now distributed on mobile platforms, console programs on the Xbox and PlayStation, FireTV, Roku, and via YouTube, Twitch, Hulu, and Snapchat.
Soundtracks used:The Deadly Year by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Artist: />An Upsetting Theme – The Descent by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Source: />Artist: />Dubstep Light by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Artist: />Zombie Rock by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Artist: />The Deadly Year by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Artist: />Long Live Death by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Artist: />Heavy Action by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Artist: />Impact Prelude by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Source: />Artist: />Digital Voyage by Twin Musicom is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Artist: />Death of Kings 2 by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license />Source: />Artist: />DD Groove by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license . Watch video for more details.