The Game Awards 2019 nominees have been revealed

the game awards 2019 nominees announce reveal
the game awards 2019 nominees announce reveal

It’s that time of year again – the nominated games for The Game Awards 2019 have just been announced, and now it’s up to the public to vote for their favourite contenders before the jury makes the final decision.

This year, there are a whopping 29 categories, so we’ve whittled the list down to some of the main ones to give you a taster of some of the amazing games that have received nominations this year.

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It’s that time of year again – the nominated games for The Game Awards 2019 have just been announced, and now it’s up to the public to vote for their favourite contenders before the jury makes the final decision.

This year, there are a whopping 29 categories, so we’ve whittled the list down to some of the main ones to give you a taster of some of the amazing games that have received nominations this year.

Have any of your favourites made the list?

Game of the Year

Esports Game of the Year

The nominees:
– Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
– DOTA2
Fortnite
– League of Legends
Overwatch

Last year’s winner: Overwatch

Games for impact

The nominees:
Concrete Genie
– Gris
– Kind Words
Life is Strange 2
– Sea of Solitude

Last year’s winner: Florence

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Independent game

The nominees:
– Baba Is You
– Disco Elysium
– Katana Zero
– Outer Wilds
– Untitled Goose Game

Last year’s winner: Celeste

Multiplayer game

Narrative

The nominees:
A Plague Tale: Innocence
Control
Death Stranding
– Disco Elysium
The Outer Worlds

Last year’s winner: Red Dead Redemption 2

Ongoing game

The nominees:
Apex Legends
Destiny 2
Final Fantasy XIV
Fortnite
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

Last year’s winner: Fortnite

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Performance

The nominees:
– Ashly Burch (Parvati Holcomb in The Outer Worlds)
– Courtney Hope (Jesse Faden in Control)
– Laura Bailey (Kait Diaz in Gears 5)
– Mads Mikkelsen (Cliff in Death Stranding)
– Matthew Porretta (Dr. Casper Darling in Control
– Norman Reedus (Sam Porter Bridges in Death Stranding)

Last year’s winner: Roger Clark (Arthur Morgan in Red Dead Redemption 2)

Score & music

The nominees:
– Cadence of Hyrule
Death Stranding
– Devil May Cry 5
– Kingdom Hearts III
– Sayonara Wild Hearts

Last year’s winner: Red Dead Redemption 2

Sports / racing game

VR / AR game

The nominees:
– Asgard’s Wrath
Blood & Truth
– Beat Saber
No Man’s Sky
Trover Saves the Universe

Last year’s winner: Astro Bot Rescue Mission

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So there you have it – just a taster of all the fantastic games that have been recognised for the awards this year.

You can check out the full list of categories over at the official Game Awards website, and that’s where you’ll need to go to cast your votes too. Don’t forget to check back with us to find out the winners when they’re announced!

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