'1979 Revolution: Black Friday' is Facebook's Game of the Year
Facebook has announced the winners of its Game of the Year awards, and acclaimed adventure game 1979 Revolution: Black Friday is the social media platform's top pick. It nabbed two awards, Best Gameroom Game and Facebook Game of the Year.
Based on true stories and historical events, 1979 Revolution focuses on a young photojournalist in Tehran during that year's uprising against the ruling Shah. It's been praised by critics for its narrative, performances, and historical representations.
Other winners this year include AdVenture Capitalist for Best Instant Game, June's Journey for Best Web Game, and Star Wars: Commander for Best Free-to-Play Gameroom Game.