We promoted E4.com's involvement in this year's Golden Joystick Awards called 'Grand Master Flash' which invited web-based flash game developers to submit their completed flash games to E4.com before the winner was voted on by the gaming public.
Our campaign generated international online dialogue across the most influential gaming sites around including Newgrounds, Kotaku and Playfire as well as social media like Facebook and Twitter.
The votes have been counted and the winner of the Grand Master Flash category who will receive £5,000 and a golden joystick is Goda Januskeviciute's for Stickman Madness an untextured wireframe 3D world full of stick characters, with charm, humour, and a large amount of cold blooded violence.
Play Stickman Madness here.
The winners of the 26th annual Golden Joystick Awards in full are as follows:
Nuts All-Nighter Award: Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
The Sun Family Game of the Year: Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock
bliss Handheld Game of the Year: Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass
4Talent Mobile Game of the Year: Bejeweled 2
Mobile Game Pitch 2008: Tobias Rowe with Finders Keeper
Official Nintendo Magazine's Nintendo Game of the Year: Super Smash Bros.
UK ESA PC Game of the Year: Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
Activision Blizzard Retailer of the Year: Play.com
Official Playstation Magazine High Definition PlayStation Game of the Year: Metal Gear Solid
4: Guns of the Patriots
BBC 1Xtra Soundtrack of the Year: Grand Theft Auto IV
Arvato Digital Services Xbox Game of the Year: Grand Theft Auto IV
Edge Most Wanted Award: Fallout 3
GamesRadar.com Online Game of the Year: Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare
CVG.co.uk UK Developer of the Year : Rockstar North
E4.com Grand Master Flash Award: Stickman Madness
Play.com One To Watch: Call of Duty: World at War
Future UK Publisher of the Year: Activision Blizzard
Virgin Media Ultimate Game of the Year: Call of Duty 4: Modern Warfare