The Game Awards Time , List Of Nominees

 

This year is in its second last month and coming to end.So this is time for the Game Awards 2017. As always it will honor the best games and their achievements.

One of the most nominated game

Like previous ones, it will host by  Canadian games journalist Geoff Keighley. It will take place at the Microsoft Theatre on 7 December 2017  6 pm PT / 9 pm ET.

 

Event

Since these are awards there are nominees. This year there are 24 jury-vote awards category and 5 Fan’s choice awards category.Total 102 games are in nomination in which Destiny 2, Horizon Zero Dawn, The Legend of Zelda Breath Of The Wild and Super Mario Odyssey gets most nominations of 6. This year Nintendo get most nominations of 23.

The Most famous category which is Game Of the year includes  Legend of Zelda breath of the wild Super Mario Odyssey,  PUBG, Persona 5 and  Horizon Zero Dawn.Last year it was taken by overwatch

This year two new awards are also introduce

First, “The Student Game Award” which established to highlight games developed by the students during their higher education.

Second, “Best Ongoing Game Award ” which will be for that games which continuously provide new and best contents as game as a service model.

This year broadcast will also have games’ trailers, announcements. The presentation performances by French indie-pop band Phoenix and  The Game Awards Orchestra, a mixed group featuring best orchestral and rock musicians to highlight music for the nominated games, past, and future of the games.

The Legend of Zelda Breath Of The Wild

Nominees for The Game Awards :

Game of the Year

  • Horizon Zero Dawn –  Guerrilla Games
  • Persona 5 – Atlus
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – PUBG Corporation
  • Super Mario Odyssey – Nintendo
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild –  (Nintendo)

Best Game Direction

  • Horizon Zero Dawn –  Guerrilla Games
  • Resident Evil 7: Biohazard –  Capcom
  • Super Mario Odyssey –  Nintendo
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild –  Nintendo

Best Narrative

  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – written by Tameem Antoniades and Elizabeth Ashman-Rowe
  • Horizon Zero Dawn – written by John Gonzalez
  • NieR: Automata – written by Yoko Taro, Hana Kikuchi, and Yoshiho Akabane
  • What Remains of Edith Finch – written by Ian Dallas
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus – written by Jen Matthies and Tommy Tordsson Bjork

Best Art Direction

  • Cuphead – developed by StudioMDHR
  • Destiny 2 – developed by Bungie
  • Horizon Zero Dawn – developed by Guerrilla Games
  • Persona 5 – developed by Atlus
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – developed by Nintendo

Best Score/Music

  • Cuphead – score by Kristofer Maddigan
  • Destiny 2 – score by Michael Salvatori, Skye Lewin, and C Paul Johnson
  • Nier: Automata – score by Keiichi Okabe and Keigo Hoashi
  • Persona 5 – score by Shoji Meguro
  • Super Mario Odyssey – score by Naoto Kubo, Shiho Fujii, and Koji Kondo
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – score by Manaka Kataoka and Yasuaki Iwata

Best Audio Design

  • Destiny 2 – developed by Bungie
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – developed by Ninja Theory
  • Resident Evil 7 – developed by Capcom
  • Super Mario Odyssey – developed by Nintendo
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – developed by Nintendo

Best Performance

  • Ashly Burch as Aloy – in Horizon Zero Dawn
  • Brian Bloom as B.J. Blazkowicz – in Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
  • Claudia Black as Chloe Frazer – in Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
  • Laura Bailey as Nadine Ross – in Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
  • Melina Juergens as Senua – in Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

Games for Impact

  • Bury Me, My Love – developed by The Pixel Hunt
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – developed by Ninja Theory
  • Life is Strange: Before the Storm – developed by Deck Nine
  • Night in the Wood – developed by Infinite Fall
  • Please Knock on My Door – developed by Levall Games AB
  • What Remains of Edith Finch – developed by Giant Sparrow

Best Ongoing Game

  • Destiny 2 – developed by Bungie
  • Grand Theft Auto Online – developed by Rockstar Games
  • Overwatch – developed by Blizzard Entertainment
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – developed by PUBG Corporation
  • Rainbow Six: Siege – developed by Ubisoft Montreal
  • Warframe – developed by Digital Extremes

Best Independent Game

  • Cuphead – developed by StudioMDHR
  • Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice – developed by Ninja Theory
  • Night in the Woods – developed by Infinite Fall
  • Pyre – developed by Supergiant Games
  • What Remains of Edith Finch – developed by Giant Sparrow

Best Mobile Game

  • Fire Emblem Heroes – developed by Intelligent Systems
  • Hidden Folks – developed by Adriaan de Jongh and Sylvain Tegroeg
  • Monument Valley 2 – developed by ustwo games
  • Old Man’s Journey – developed by Broken Rules
  • Super Mario Run – developed by Nintendo

Best Handheld Game

  • Ever Oasis – developed by Grezzo
  • Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia – developed by Intelligent Systems
  • Metroid: Samus Returns – developed by MercurySteam
  • Monster Hunter Stories – developed by Marvelous Entertainment
  • Poochy and Yoshi’s Woolly World – developed by Good-Feel

Best VR/AR Game

  • Farpoint – developed by Impulse Gear
  • Lone Echo – developed by Ready at Dawn
  • Resident Evil 7: Biohazard – developed by Capcom
  • Star Trek: Bridge Crew – developed by Red Storm Entertainment
  • SUPERHOT VR – developed by SUPERHOT Team

Best Action Game

  • Cuphead – developed by StudioMDHR
  • Destiny 2 – developed by Bungie
  • Nioh – developed by Team Ninja
  • Prey – developed by Arkane Studios
  • Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus – developed by MachineGames

Best Action/Adventure

  • Assassin’s Creed: Origins – developed by Ubisoft Montreal
  • Horizon Zero Dawn – developed by Guerrilla Games
  • Super Mario Odyssey – developed by Nintendo
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild – developed by Nintendo
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy – developed by Naughty Dog

Best Role Playing Game

  • Divinity: Original Sin II – developed by Larian Studios
  • Final Fantasy XV – developed by Square Enix
  • NieR: Automata – developed by Platinum Games
  • Persona 5 – developed by Atlus
  • South Park: The Fractured But Whole – developed by Ubisoft San Francisco

Best Fighting Game

  • ARMS – developed by Nintendo
  • Injustice 2 – developed by NetherRealm Studios
  • Marvel vs. Capcom: Infinite – developed by Capcom
  • Nidhogg 2 – developed by Messhof Games
  • Tekken 7 – developed by Bandai Namco

Best Family Game

  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – developed by Nintendo
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – developed by Ubisoft Paris + Milan
  • Sonic Mania – developed by Christian Whitehead, PagodaWest Games, Headcanon
  • Splatoon 2 – developed by Nintendo
  • Super Mario Odyssey – developed by Nintendo

Best Strategy Game

  • Halo Wars 2 – developed by Creative Assembly and 343 Industries
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – developed by Ubisoft Paris + Milan
  • Total War: Warhammer II – developed by Creative Assembly
  • Tooth and Tail – developed by Pocketwatch Games
  • XCOM 2: War of the Chosen – developed by Firaxis Games

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • FIFA 18 – developed by EA Vancouver
  • Forza Motorsport 7 – developed by Turn 10 Studios
  • Gran Turismo Sport – developed by Polyphony Digital
  • NBA 2K18 – developed by Visual Concepts
  • Pro Evolution Soccer 2018 – developed by Konami
  • Project Cars 2 – developed by Slightly Mad Studios

Best Multiplayer

  • Call of Duty: WWII – developed by Sledgehammer Games
  • Destiny 2 – developed by Bungie
  • Fortnite – developed by Epic Games
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe – developed by Nintendo
  • PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds – developed by PUBG Corporation
  • Splatoon 2 – developed by Nintendo

Student Game Award

  • Falling Sky – developed by Jonathan Nielssen, Nikolay Savoy, and Mohsen Shah, National Film and Television School)
  • From Light – developed by Alejandro Grossman, Steven Li, and Sherveen Uduwana, University of Southern California)
  • Hollowed – developed by Erin Marek, Jerrick Flores, and Charley Choucard, University of Central Florida)
  • Impulsion – developed by Hugo Verger, Remi Bertrand, and Maxime Lupinski, Institut de l’Internet et du Multimédia)
  • Level Squared – developed by Kip Brennan, Stephen Scoglio, and Dane Perry Svendsen, Swinburne University)
  • Meaning – developed by Hariz Yet, DigiPen Institute of Technology Singapore)

Best Debut Indie Game

  • Cuphead – developed by StudioMDHR
  • Golf Story – developed by Sidebar Games
  • Hollow Knight – developed by Team Cherry
  • Mr. Shifty – developed by Team Shifty
  • Slime Rancher – developed by Monomi Park

Chinese Fan Game Award

  • Honor of Kings – developed by Timi Studio Group
  • ICEY – developed by FantaBlade Network
  • Gumballs & Dungeons – developed by QcPlay Limited
  • jx3 HD – developed by Kingsoft Corporation
  • Monument Valley 2 – developed by ustwo games

Fan’s choice awards:

Most Anticipated Game

  • God of War – developed by Santa Monica Studio
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man – developed by Insomniac Games
  • Monster Hunter: World – developed by Capcom
  • Red Dead Redemption II – developed by Rockstar Games
  • The Last of Us Part II – developed by Naughty Dog

Trending Gamer

  • Andrea Rene (What’s Good Games)
  • Clint Lexa (“Halfcoordinated”)
  • Guy Beahm (“Dr. Disrespect”)
  • Mike Grzesiek (“Shroud”)
  • Steven Spohn (AbleGamers)

Best eSports Game

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive – developed by Valve Corporation
  • Dota 2 – developed by Valve Corporation
  • League of Legends – developed by Riot Games
  • Overwatch – developed by Blizzard Entertainment
  • Rocket League – developed by Psyonix

Best eSports Player

  • Lee Sang-hyeok “Faker” (SK Telecom 1, League of Legends)
  • Marcelo “coldzera” David (SK Gaming, Counter-Strike: GO)
  • Nikola “NiKo” Kovac (FaZe Clan, Counter-Strike: GO)
  • Je-hong “ryujehong” Ryu (Seoul Dynasty, Overwatch)
  • Kuro “KuroKy” Salehi Takhasomi (Team Liquid, Dota 2)

Best eSports Team

  • Cloud9
  • FaZe Clan
  • Lunatic-Hai
  • SK Telecom T1
  • Team Liquid

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