The Game Awards 2019 Nominees Revealed (VIDEO)

The Game Awards 2019 Nominees

With less than a month to go before The Game Awards are here, Geoff Keighley has officially unveiled the nominees. As one might expect, 2019’s offerings are what many people would assume, with not too many surprises held in the announcements.

Titles such as Control, Death Stranding, and The Outer Worlds essentially dominate the nominees for 2019’s The Game Awards’ more coveted categories. There are a handful of esports categories as well as those designated for individuals in their respective fields. You can check out the full list of nominees in the video below:

The Game Awards will take place on December 12th and be streamed across a plethora of platforms in many countries, and even in select theaters. For more information on how to vote, that can be found right here. Keep it tuned to Don’t Feed the Gamers as this story develops, and for other gaming goodness going on right now, check out the following:

What say you, gamers? Are you ready to vote to see who will claim victory at The Game Awards this year? Are you surprised by the nominees, or are they about what you expected? Sound off in the comments section below, and be sure to follow DFTG on Twitter for live gaming and entertainment news 24/7! A full list of the nominees for 2019’s The Game Awards can be found below:

  • Game of the Year
    • Control (Remedy/505 Games)
    • Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/SIE)
    • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate (Bandai-Namco/Sora/Nintendo)
    • Resident Evil 2 (Capcom/Capcom)
    • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision)
    • The Outer Worlds (Obsidian/Private Division)
  • Best Game Direction
    • Control (Remedy/505 Games)
    • Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/SIE)
    • Resident Evil 2 (Capcom/Capcom)
    • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision)
    • Outer Wilds (Mobius Digital/Annapurna)
  • Best Narrative
    • A Plague Tale: Innocence (Asobo/Focus Home)
    • Control (Remedy/505)
    • Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/SIE)
    • Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)
    • The Outer Worlds (Obsidian/Private Division)
  • Best Art Direction
    • Control (Remedy/505)
    • Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/SIE)
    • Gris (Nomada Studio/Devolver)
    • Sayonara Wild Hearts (Simogo/Annapurna)
    • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision)
    • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (Grezzo/Nintendo)
  • Best Score/Music
    • Cadence of Hyrule (Brace Yourself Games/Nintendo)
    • Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/SIE)
    • Devil May Cry 5 (Capcom)
    • Kingdom Hearts III(Square Enix)
    • Sayonara Wild Hearts (Simogo/Annapurna)
  • Best Audio Design
    • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (Infinity Ward/Activision)
    • Control (Remedy/505)
    • Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/SIE)
    • Gears 5 (The Coalition/Xbox Game Studios)
    • Resident Evil 2 (Capcom)
    • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision)
  • Best Performance
    • Ashly Burch as Parvati Holcomb, The Outer Worlds
    • Courtney Hopeas Jesse Faden, Control
    • Laura Bailey as Kait Diaz, Gears 5
    • Mads Mikkelsen as Cliff, Death Stranding
    • Matthew Porretta as Dr. Casper Darling, Control
    • Norman Reedus as Sam Porter Bridges, Death Stranding
  • Games for Impact
    • Concrete Genie (Pixelopus/SIE)
    • Gris (Nomada Studio/Devolver)
    • Kind Words (Popcannibal)
    • Life Is Strange 2 (Dontnod/Square Enix)
    • Sea of Solitude (Jo-Mei Games/EA)
  • Best Ongoing Game
    • Apex Legends (Respawn)
    • Destiny 2 (Bungie)
    • Final Fantasy XIV (Square Enix)
    • Fortnite (Epic Games)
    • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft)
  • Best Independent Game
    • Baba Is You (Hempuli)
    • Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)
    • Katana ZERO (Askiisoft/Devoler)
    • Outer Wilds (Mobius Digital/Annapurna)
    • Untitled Goose Game (House House/Panic)
  • Best Mobile Game
    • Call of Duty: Mobile (TiMi Studios/Activision)
    • GRINDSTONE (Capybara Games)
    • Sayonara Wild Hearts (Simogo/Annapurna)
    • Sky: Children of Light (Thatgamecompany)
    • What the Golf? (Tribland)
  • Best Community Support
    • Apex Legends (Respawn/EA)
    • Destiny 2 (Bungie)
    • Final Fantasy XIV(Square Enix)
    • Fortnite (Epic Games)
    • Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft)
  • Best VR/AR Game
    • Asgard’s Wrath (Sanzaru Games/Oculus Studios)
    • Blood & Truth (SIE London Studio/SIE)
    • Beat Saber (Beat Games)
    • No Man’s Sky (Hello Games)
    • Trover Saves the Universe (Squanch Games)
  • Best Action Game
    • Apex Legends (Respawn/EA)
    • Astral Chain (Platinum Games/Nintendo)
    • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (Infinity Ward/Activision)
    • Devil May Cry 5 (Capcom/Capcom)
    • Gears 5 (The Coalition/Xbox Game Studios)
    • Metro Exodus (4A Games/Deep Silver)
  • Best Action/Adventure Game
    • Borderlands 3 (Gearbox/2K)
    • Control (Remedy/505 Games)
    • Death Stranding(Kojima Productions/SIE)
    • Resident Evil 2 (Capcom)
    • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening (Grezzo/Nintendo)
    • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision)
  • Best RPG
    • Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)
    • Final Fantasy XIV(Square Enix)
    • Kingdom Hearts III(Square Enix)
    • Monster Hunter World: Iceborne(Capcom)
    • The Outer Worlds(Obsidian/Private Division)
  • Best Fighting Game
    • Dead or Alive 6(Team Ninja/Koei Tecmo)
    • Jump Force (Spike Chunsoft/Bandai Namco)
    • Mortal Kombat 11(NetherRealm/WBIE)
    • Samurai Showdown(SNK/Athlon)
    • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate(Bandai Namco/Sora/Nintendo)
  • Best Family Game
    • Luigi’s Mansion 3(Next Level Games/Nintendo)
    • Ring Fit Adventure(Nintendo EPD/Nintendo)
    • Super Mario Maker 2(Nintendo EPD/Nintendo)
    • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate(Bandai Namco/Sora/Nintendo)
    • Yoshi’s Crafted World (Good-Feel/Nintendo)
  • Best Strategy Game
    • Age of Wonders: Planetfall (Triumph Studios/Paradox)
    • Anno 1800 (Blue Byte/Ubisoft)
    • Fire Emblem: Three Houses (Intelligent Systems/Koei Tecmo/Nintendo)
    • Total War: Three Kingdoms (Creative Assembly/Sega)
    • Tropico 6 (Limbic Entertainment/Kalypso Media)
    • Wargroove (Chucklefish)
  • Best Sports/Racing Game
    • Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled (Beenox/Activision)
    • DiRT Rally 2.0 (Codemasters)
    • eFootball Pro Evolution Soccer 2020 (PES Productions/Konami)
    • F1 2019 (Codemasters)
    • FIFA 20 (EA Sports)
  • Best Multiplayer Game
    • Apex Legends (Respawn/EA)
    • Borderlands 3 (Gearbox/2K)
    • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (Infinity Ward/Activision)
    • Tetris 99 (Arika/Nintendo)
    • Tom Clancy’s The Division 2 (Massive Entertainment/Ubisoft)
  • Fresh Indie Game Presented by Subway
    • ZA/UM for Disco Elysium
    • Nomada Studio for Gris
    • DeadToast Entertainment for My Friend Pedro
    • Mobius Digital for Outer Wilds
    • Mega Crit for Slay the Spire
    • House House for Untitled Goose Game
  • Content Creator of the Year
    • Courage – Jack Dunlop
    • DrLupo – Benjamin Lupo
    • Ewok – Soleil Wheeler
    • Grefg – David Martínez
    • Shroud – Michael Grzesiek

ESPORTS AWARDS

  • Best Esports Game
    • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (Valve)
    • DOTA2 (Valve)
    • Fortnite (Epic Games)
    • League of Legends (Riot Games)
    • Overwatch (Blizzard)
  • Best Esports Player
    • Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf (Immortals, Fortnite)
    • Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok (SK Telecom, League of Legends)
    • Luka “Perkz” Perkovic (G2 Esports, League of Legends)
    • Oleksandr “S1mple” Kostyliev (Natus Vincere, CSGO)
    • Jay “Sinatraa” Won (SF Shock, Overwatch)
  • Best Esports Team
    • Astralis (CS:GO)
    • G2 Esports (LOL)
    • OG (DOTA2)
    • San Francisco Shock (OWL)
    • Team Liquid (CS:GO)
  • Best Esports Event
    • 2019 Overwatch League Grand Finals
    • EVO 2019
    • Fortnite World Cup
    • IEM Katowice 2019
    • League of Legends World Championship 2019
    • The International 2019
  • Best Esports Coach
    • Eric “adreN” Hoag (Team Liquid, CS:GO)
    • Nu-ri “Cain” Jang (Team Liquid, LOL)
    • Fabian “GrabbZ” Lohmann (G2 Esports, LOL)
    • Kim “Kkoma” Jeong-gyun (SK Telecom T1, LOL)
    • Titouan “Sockshka” Merloz (OG, DOTA2)
    • Danny “Zonic” Sørensen (Astralis, CSGO)
  • Best Esports Host
    • Eefje “Sjokz” Depoortere
    • Alex “Machine” Richardson
    • Paul “Redeye” Chaloner
    • Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez
    • Duan “Candice” Yu-Shuang

Eric Garrett1580 Posts

Eric is an editor and writer for Don't Feed the Gamers. When he is not staring at a computer screen filled with text, he is usually staring at a computer screen filled with controllable animations. Today's youth call this gaming. He also likes to shoot things. With a camera, of course.

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