The Game Awards 2014 nominees announced

Bayonetta 2, Dark Souls, and Dragon Age make GOTY category.

The Game Awards

Nominees have been announced for The Game Awards 2014, Geoff Keighley’s new video games industry award show set to happen in Las Vegas on December 5.

Additionally, it’s been revealed that the show will be viewable across the following platforms: PlayStation Network, Xbox Live, Wii U, Steam, Twitch, YouTube, IGN, GameSpot, Kotaku, Niconico, MLG, and GameTrailers.

Get the full list of jury-voted nominees below.

Game of the Year

  • Bayonetta 2
  • Dark Souls II
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • Hearthstone
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Developer of the Year

  • Blizzard Entertainment
  • Monolith Productions
  • Nintendo
  • Telltale Games
  • Ubisoft Montreal

Best Independent Game (new indies will be revealed at the show)

  • Broken Age
  • Monument Valley
  • Shovel Knight
  • Transistor
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Best Mobile/Handheld Game

  • Bravely Default
  • Monument Valley
  • Hearthstone
  • Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS
  • Threes

Best Narrative

  • South Park: The Stick of Truth
  • The Walking Dead: Season Two
  • The Wolf Among Us
  • Valiant Hearts: The Great War
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order

Best Score/Soundtrack

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Child of Light
  • Destiny
  • Sunset Overdrive
  • Transistor

Best Performance

  • Adam Harrington for The Wolf Among Us
  • Kevin Spacey for Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Melissa Hutchinson for The Walking Dead
  • Trey Parker for South Park: The Stick of Truth
  • Troy Baker for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

Games For Change (rewards games for doing something different)

  • Mountain
  • Never Alone
  • The Last of Us: Left Behind
  • This War of Mine
  • Valiant Hearts: The Great War

Best Remaster

  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
  • The Last of Us Remastered
  • The Master Chief Collection
  • Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition

Best Shooter

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Destiny
  • Far Cry 4
  • Titanfall
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order

Best Action/Adventure

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Assassin’s Creed Unity
  • Bayonetta 2
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Sunset Overdrive

Best RPG

  • Bravely Default
  • Dark Souls II
  • Divinity: Original Sin
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • South Park: The Stick of Truth

Best Fighting Game

  • Killer Instinct: Season Two
  • Persona 4 Arena Ultimax
  • Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Ultra Street Fighter IV

Best Family Game

  • Disney Infinity 2.0
  • Fantasia: Music Evolved
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Skylanders: Trap Team
  • Tomodachi Life

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • FIFA 15
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • Mario Kart 8
  • NBA 2K15
  • Trials Fusion

Best Online Experience

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Dark Souls II
  • Destiny
  • Hearthstone
  • Titanfall

And here are the fan-voted categories:

Most Anticipated Game

  • Batman: Arkham Knight
  • Bloodborne
  • Evolve
  • The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt
  • Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End

eSports Player of the Year

  • Martin “Rekkles” Larsson
  • Matt “NaDeSHoT” Haag
  • Xu “Fy” Linsen
  • James “Firebat” Kostesich
  • Christopher “GeT_RiGhT” Alesund

eSports Team of the Year

  • Samsung White
  • Evil Geniuses
  • Edward Gaming
  • Newbee
  • Ninjas in Pajamas

Trending Gamer

  • Jeff Gerstmann
  • PewDiePie
  • StampyLongHead
  • TotalBiscuit
  • Evan “Vanoss” Fong

Best Fan Creation

  • Twitch Plays Pokemon
  • Luigi Death Stare
  • Mine the Diamond (Minecraft song)
  • Minecraft – TITAN City
  • Best Zelda Rap EVER!!!

You can vote on the fan categories here.

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