news\ Nov 14, 2017 at 11:12 am

The Game Awards 2017 Nominee Announcement Listed

Because ain't nobody got time for that.

With the Game Awards less than a month away, it's about time for us to learn which games are up to win awards this year (and get a hint at which games will be in the Game Awards Sale on Xbox Live, PSN, and Steam).

This year, it looks like Nintendo, Sony and Ubisoft are in position to clean house during the award ceremony with plenty of their games winding up as nominees. Bethesda has a few nominated games up there as well, predominantly Prey and Wolfenstein 2. 

You can check out the nominees below or head to the official site for the full list (including the omitted esports stuff).

Game of The Year

  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds
  • Persona 5
  • Horizon Zero Dawn

Best Action Game

  • Prey
  • Nioh
  • Destiny 2
  • Cuphead
  • Wolfenstein 2

Best Action/Adventure Game

  • Uncharted
  • Assassin's Creed Origins
  • The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild 
  • Super Mario Odyssey
  • Horizon Zero Dawn

Best Role Playing Game

  • South Park: The Fractured But Whole
  • Final Fantasy XV
  • Divinity Original Sin 2
  • NieR Automata
  • Persona 5

Best Fighting Game

  • Tekken 7
  • Nidhogg 2
  • Marel vs Capcom: Infinite
  • Injustice 2
  • ARMS

Best Family Game

  • Splatoon 2
  • Sonic Mania
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  • Super Mario Odyssey

Best Strategy Game

  • XCOM 2: War of the Chosen
  • Tooth and Tail 
  • Total War: Warhammer II
  • Halo Wars 2
  • Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • Project Cars 2
  • PES 2018
  • NBA 2K18
  • GT Sport 
  • Forza Motorsport 7
  • FIFA 18

Best Multiplayer

  • Fortnite
  • Call of Duty WWII
  • Splatoon 2
  • Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
  • Destiny 2
  • PlayerUnknown Battlegrounds

Best Game Direction:

  • Wolfenstein II
  • Resident Evil 7
  • Zelda BOTW
  • Mario Odyssey
  • Horizon

Best Narrative:

  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • NieR: Automata
  • Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice
  • Wolfenstein II
  • Horizon

Best Art Direction:

  • Cuphead
  • Destiny 2
  • Persona 5
  • Zelda BOTW
  • Horizon

Best Score/Music:

  • Destiny 2
  • Cuphead
  • NieR: Automata
  • Zelda BOTW
  • Mario Odyssey
  • Persona 5

Best Audio Design:

  • Destiny 2
  • Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice
  • Resident Evil 7
  • Zelda BOTW
  • Mario Odyssey

Best Performance:

  • Melina Juergens, Hellblade as Senua
  • Laura Bailey, Uncharted: Lost Legacy as Nadine Ross
  • Claudia Black, Uncharted: Lost Legacy as Chloe Frazer
  • Brian Bloom, Wolfenstein II as BJ Blazkowicz
  • Ashly Burch, Horizon: Zero Dawn as Aloy

Games for Impact:

  • Please Knock on My Door
  • Night in the Woods
  • Life is Strange: BEfore the Storm
  • Bury Me, My Love
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice

Best Ongoing Game:

  • Warframe
  • Rainbow Six: Siege
  • Overwatch
  • GTA: Online
  • Destiny 2
  • PUBG

Best Mobile Game:

  • Super Mario Run
  • Old Man's Journey
  • Monument Valley 2
  • Hidden Folks
  • Fire Emblem Heroes

Best Handheld Game:

  • Monster Hunter Stories
  • Peachy and Yoshi's Wooly World
  • Fire Emblem: Echoes
  • Ever Oasis
  • Metroid: Samus Returns

Most Anticipated Game

  • The Last of Us Part II
  • Red Dead Redemption II
  • Monster Hunter World
  • Marvel's Spider-Man
  • God of War

Best Indie Game

  • Pyre
  • Night in the Woods
  • Cuphead
  • What Remains of Edith Finch
  • Hellbalade Senua's Sacrifice
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