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The 2013 British Academy Games Awards took place on 5 March at London’s Hilton, hosted by comedian Dara O’Brien. Thatgamecompany’s Journey took both audio awards; with Steve Johnson, Austin Wintory and Keith Leary picking up the BAFTA for Audio Achievement in 2013, beating off competition from Assassin’s Creed III, Beat Sneak Bandit, Dear Esther, Far Cry 3 and Halo 4. Austin Wintory, Keith Leary and Monty Mudd also took the award for Original Music in 2013 for their work on Journey. Other nominees in the Original Music category were Lorne Balfe for Assassin’s Creed III; the Development Team for Diablo III; David Housden for Thomas Was Alone; Joel Corelitz, Keith Leary and Peter Scaturro for The Unfinished Swan; and Jared Emerson-Johnson for The Walking Dead.