The Game Awards 2018 Nominees Have Been Announced

God of War, Marvel's Spider-Man, and Monster Hunter World lead The Game Awards Nominees

By Grayshadow, Posted 13 Nov 2018

The Game Awards are weeks away and today Geoff Keighley's revealed the nominees for the upcoming ceremony. With titles such as God of War, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Marvel's Spider-Man leading the list.

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The Game Awards 2018 premieres on December 6th at 8:30 PM ET. You can vote by DMing The Game Awards on Twitter, visiting their site, Facebook Messenger, or their Discord server.

The nominees are listed below:

GAME OF THE YEAR

Recognizing a game that delivers the absolute best experience across all creative and technical fields.

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

Celeste

God of War

Marvel’s Spider-Man

Monster Hunter: World

Red Dead Redemption 2

BEST ACTION GAME

For the best game in the action genre focused on combat.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Dead Cells

Destiny 2: Forsaken

Far Cry 5

Mega Man 11

BEST ACTION/ADVENTURE GAME

For the best action/adventure game, combining combat with traversal and puzzle solving.

Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey

God of War

Marvel’s Spider-Man

Red Dead Redemption 2

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

BEST ROLE PLAYING GAME

For the best game designed with rich player character customization and progression, including massively multiplayer experiences.

Dragon Quest XI

Monster Hunter: World

Ni no Kuni II

Octopath Traveler

Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire

BEST ONGOING GAME

Awarded to a game for outstanding development of ongoing content that evolves the player experience over time.

Destiny 2: Forsaken

Fortnite

No Man’s Sky

Overwatch

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

BEST GAME DIRECTION

Awarded to a game studio for outstanding creative vision and innovation in game direction and design.

A Way Out

Detroit: Become Human

God of War

Marvel’s Spider-Man

Red Dead Redemption 2

BEST NARRATIVE

For outstanding storytelling and narrative development in a game.

Detroit: Become Human

God of War

Life is Strange 2: Episode 1

Marvel’s Spider-Man

Red Dead Redemption 2

BEST ART DIRECTION

For outstanding creative and/or technical achievement in artistic design and animation.

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

God of War

Octopath Traveler

Red Dead Redemption 2

Return of the Obra Dinn

BEST SCORE/MUSIC

For outstanding music, inclusive of score, original song and/or licensed soundtrack.

Celeste

God of War

Marvel’s Spider-Man

Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom

Octopath Traveler

Red Dead Redemption 2

BEST AUDIO DESIGN

Recognizing the best in-game audio and sound design.

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4

Forza Horizon 4

God of War

Marvel’s Spider-Man

Red Dead Redemption 2

BEST PERFORMANCE

Awarded to an individual for voice-over acting, motion and/or performance capture.

Bryan Dechart as Connor, Detroit: Become Human

Christopher Judge as Kratos, God of War

Melissanthi Mahut as Kassandra, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey

Roger Clark as Arthur Morgan, Red Dead Redemption II

Yuri Lowenthal as Peter Parker, Marvel’s Spider-Man

Games for Impact

For a thought provoking game with a profound pro-social meaning or message.

11-11 Memories Retold

Celeste

Florence

Life is Strange 2

The Missing: JJ Macfield and the Island of Memories

Best Independant Game

For outstanding creative and technical achievement in a game made outside the traditional publisher system.

Celeste

Dead Cells

Intro the Breach

Return of the Obra Dinn

The Messenger

Best Mobile Game

For the best game playable on a dedicated mobile device.

Donut County

Florence

Fortnite

PUBG MOBILE

Reigns: Game of Thrones

Best VR/AR Game

For the best game experience playable in virtual or augmented reality, irrespective of platform.

ASTRO BOT Rescue Mission

Beat Saber

Firewall Zero Hour

Moss

Tetris Effect

Best Fighting Game

For the best game designed primarily around head-to-head combat.

BlazBlue: Cross Tag Battle

Dragon Ball FighterZ

Soul Calibur VI

Street Fighter V Arcade Edition

Best Family Game

For the best game appropriate for family play, irrespective of genre or platform.

Mario Tennis Aces

Nintendo Labo

Overcooked 2

Starlink: Battle for Atlas

Super Mario Party

Best eSports Player

The eSports player judged to be the most outstanding performer in 2018, irrespective of game.

SonicFox

Tokido

Uzi

s1mple

JjoNak

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God of War 4

95/100

Platform(s): PS4
Publisher(s): Sony
Developer(s): SIE Santa Monica Studio
Genres: Action-Adventure
Themes: Norse Mythology
Release Date: 2018-04-20

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