The Streamy Awards honors excellence in online video and the creators behind it in over forty-five awards categories. During this year’s 10th annual ceremony, the gaming world proved once again the impact and influence it has on the online community.
The 2020 Streamy Awards were broken up into three separate sections, each representing a distinct set of awards with a shared theme: the Streamy Awards, the Streamys Social Good Awards, and the Streamys Brand Awards. Here is the breakdown of all of the gaming figures who took home awards during the event.
Creator of the Year – MrBeast
Livestreamer – Nickmercs
Live Special – MrBeast’s $25,000 Influencer Rock, Paper, Scissors, Tournament
Scripted Series – A Heist with Markiplier
Animated – Jaiden Animations
Gaming – Dream
Technology – Marques Brownlee
Writing – CalebCity
Streamys Creator Honors – CalebCity from Kyle Exum
Streamys Fan Award: Creator Squad – 2HYPE
Streamys Social Good Awards
Creator – The Game Theorists – St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital #CancelCancer LIVE, and MrBeast – Feeding America Food Drive
Nonprofit or NGO – Arbor Day Foundation – #TeamTrees (w/ MrBeast and Mark Rober)
Streamys Brand Awards
Brand Engagement – 100 Thieves Cash App Compound Reveal – Cash App
Branded Content: Video – We Lost A FaZe Member – G FUEL
For an awards show not specifically centered around gaming like the Esports Awards or the Game Awards, the gaming community certainly left its mark at this year’s Streamy awards, further solidifying the cultural impact of gaming and esports.
For a full breakdown of the nominees and winners from the entire show, click here.