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Elden Ring, God of War Ragnarök among 2022 Game of the Year Nominees

04:51 PM November 15, 2022

The nominees for The Game Awards 2022 have been announced! The event will air live on December 9, 8:30 AM Philippine Time across all major digital platforms worldwide. Check out which games and esports and gaming personalities have been deemed some of the best in their respective categories for this year.

The Game Awards 2022 Nominees

Game of the Year

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  • A Plague Tale: Requiem
  • Elden Ring
  • God of War Ragnarök 
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Stray
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 3

 

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Best Game Direction

  • Immortality
  • Elden Ring
  • God of War Ragnarök 
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Stray

 

Best Narrative

  • A Plague Tale: Requiem
  • Elden Ring
  • God of War Ragnarök 
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Immortality

 

Best Art Direction

  • Elden Ring
  • God of War Ragnarök 
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Scorn
  • Stray

 

Best Score and Music

  • Olivier Deriviere (Composer, A Plague Tale: Requiem)
  • Tsukasa Saitoh (Composer, Elden Ring)
  • Bear McCreary (Composer, God of War Ragnarök )
  • Two Feathers (Composer, Metal: Hellsinger)
  • Yasunori Mitsuda (Composer, Xenoblade Chronicles 3)

 

Best Audio Design

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II
  • Elden Ring
  • God of War Ragnarök 
  • Gran Turismo 7
  • Horizon Forbidden West

 

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Best Performance

  • Ashly Burch (Aloy, Horizon Forbidden West)
  • Charlotte McBurney (Amicia, A Plague Tale: Requiem)
  • Christopher Judge (Kratos, God of War Ragnarök )
  • Manon Gage (Marissa Marcel, Immortality)
  • Sunny Suljic (Atreus, God of War Ragnarök )

 

Games for Impact

  • A Memoir Blue
  • As Dusk Falls
  • Citizen Sleeper
  • Endling – Extinction is Forever
  • Hindsight
  • I Was A Teenage Exocolonist

 

Best Ongoing

  • Apex Legends
  • Destiny 2
  • Final Fantasy XIV
  • Fortnite
  • Genshin Impact

 

Best Indie

  • Cult of the Lamb
  • Neon White
  • Sifu
  • Stray
  • Tunic

 

Best Mobile Game

  • Apex Legends Mobile
  • Diablo Immortal
  • Genshin Impact
  • Tower of Fantasy
  • Marvel Snap

 

Best Community Support

  • Apex Legends
  • Destiny 2
  • Final Fantasy XIV
  • Fortnite
  • No Man’s Sky

 

Innovation in Accessibility

  • As Dusk Falls
  • God of War Ragnarök 
  • Return to Monkey Island
  • The Last of Us Part I
  • The Quarry

 

Best VR/AR

  • After The Fall
  • Among Us VR
  • Bonelab
  • Moss: Book II
  • Red Matter 2

 

Best Action

  • Bayonetta 3
  • Call of Duty: MOdern Warfare II
  • Neon White
  • Sifu
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle: Shredder’s Revenge

 

Best Action / Adventure

  • A Plague Tale: Requiem
  • God of War Ragnarök 
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Stray
  • Tunic

 

Best Role Playing

  • Elden Ring
  • Live A Live
  • Pokemon Legends: Arecus
  • Triangle Strategy
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 3

 

Best Fighting

  • DNF Duel
  • JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R
  • The King of Fighters XV
  • MultiVersus
  • Sifu

 

Best Family

  • Kirby and the Forgotten Land
  • LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
  • Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope
  • Nintendo Switch Sports
  • Splatoon 3

 

Best Sim / Strategy

  • Dune: Spice Wars
  • Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope
  • Total War: Warhammer III
  • Two Point Campus
  • Victoria 3

 

Best Sports / Racing

  • F1 22
  • FIFA 23
  • NBA 2k23
  • Gran Turismo 7
  • OlliOlli World

 

Best Multiplayer

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare II
  • MultiVersus
  • Overwatch 2
  • Splatoon 3
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge

 

Content Creator of the Year

  • Karl Jacobs
  • Ludwig “Ludwig” Ahgren
  • Nibellion
  • Bruno “Nobru” Goes
  • QTCinderella

 

Best Debut Indie

  • Neon White
  • Norco
  • Stray
  • Tunic
  • Vampire Survivors

 

Best Adaptation

  • Arcane: League of Legends
  • Cyberpunk: Edgerunners
  • The Cuphead Show!
  • Sonic the Hedgehog 2
  • Uncharted

 

Most Anticipated Game

  • Final Fantasy XVI
  • Hogwarts Legacy
  • Resident Evil 4
  • Starfield
  • The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom

 

Best Esports Game

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • Dota 2
  • League of Legends
  • Rocket League
  • VALORANT

 

Best Esports Athlete

  • Jeong “Chovy” Ji-hoon (GEN.G, League of Legends)
  • Lee “Faker” Sang-hyeok (T1, League of Legends)
  • Finn “Karrigan” Andersen (FaZe Clan, CS:GO)
  • Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev (Natus Vincere, CS:GO)
  • Jaccob “yay” Whiteaker (Cloud9, VALORANT)

 

Best Esports Team

  • Darkzero Esports (Apex Legends)
  • FaZe Clan (CS:GO)
  • GEN.G (League of Legends)
  • LA Thieves (Call of Duty)
  • LOUD (VALORANT)

 

Best Esports Coach

  • Andrii “B1ad3” Horodenskyi (Natus Vincere, CS:GO)
  • Matheus “bzkA” Tarasconi (LOUD, VALORANT)
  • Erik “d00mbr0s” Sandgren (FPX, VALORANT)
  • Robert “RobbaN” Dahlström (FaZe Clan, CS:GO)
  • Go “Score” Dong-bin (GEN.G, League of Legends)

 

Best Esports Event

  • EVO 2022
  • 2022 League of Legends World Championship
  • PGL Major Antwerp 2022
  • The 2022 Mid-Season Invitational
  • VALORANT Champions 2022

 

Voting is now open across all 31 categories at thegameawards.com, and will remain available up until the day before the event.

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