WARRENDALE, Pa. – Wicked Pictures’ Operation Desert Stormy led the field in the 8th annual Adult DVD Empire Awards, with six prizes, including Best Overall DVD.

The blockbuster comedy, directed by and starring Stormy Daniels, also won for Best Feature DVD, Best DVD Extras and Best DVD Commentary, plus the Viewer’s Choice Award and the Editor’s Choice Award.

In addition, Wicked was honored for Best Classic DVD (Flashpoint X) and named Best Overall DVD Studio, for a grand total of eight awards.

Not far behind Operation Desert Stormy was Digital Playground’s The Babysitters, with four awards: Best HD DVD, Best DVD Menu Design, Best DVD Video Quality, Best DVD Audio Quality.

Zero Tolerance took home three prizes: Best Interactive DVD and Best Selling DVD (Interactive Sex with Jenna Haze) and Best All-Sex DVD (Girlvana 3). New Sensations won Best Compilation DVD (I Love Bree) and was honored as Best Compilation DVD Studio.

Elegant Angel, Jules Jordan Video and DreamGirls each won one award.

The Empire Awards were established in 2001 as the first adult awards devoted solely to DVDs and the digital format, recognizing excellence not only in content but in technical aspects such as video, audio and bonus materials.

A complete list of winners can be found at www.empireawards.com.