Nintendo has come up with a series of playful awards based on their most notable games, characters and moves for some of the 2015 Oscar Nominees.
Nintendo’s list of award winners, as well as some insight into the awards below.
- The Princess Peach Award, for best female costume in a movie – Maleficent
- The Samus Aran Award, for strongest female character – Olivia Evans – Boyhood
- The Smash Award, for best fight scene of the year – Dawn of the Planet of the Apes
- The Dragonite Award, for best film featuring a dragon – How To Train Your Dragon 2
- The Legend of Zelda Ocarina of Time Award, for best music scene in a film – Whiplash
- The Star Fox Best Barrel Roll in a movie – Guardians of the Galaxy
- Honorary Birdo Award, for best film with the word ‘Bird’ in its name – Birdman