The Game Awards 2018 will have fun the 12 months in video video games, recognizing the best achievements in each AAA and indie gaming. This 12 months’s present options enormous titles similar to Red Dead Redemption 2, God of War, Marvel’s Spider-Man, Fortnite, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Indie hits similar to The Missing, Celeste, and Return of the Obra Dinn are among the many titles that characterize the spectacular record of smaller-budget video games.
In phrases of nominations, God of War and Red Dead Redemption 2 are this 12 months’s most nominated video games, with eight nominations every. It’s not stunning contemplating these are two of our favourite video games of the 12 months. Marvel’s Spider-Man, Spidey’s glorious return to consoles and PC, follows with seven nominations, together with Game of the Year. Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Celeste, and Fortnite have 4 nominations, whereas Monster Hunter: World, Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Destiny 2: Forsaken, and Detroit: Become Human every have three.
You can learn in regards to the nominees and winners right here. We’ve additionally made some predictions as to whom would possibly win every class. Much goes to return down as to whether the voters have been extra charmed by Red Dead Redemption 2 or God of War. Let’s simply say we predict the race can be fairly one-sided.
Here’s every thing else you could find out about The Game Awards:
The Game Awards 2018 Date and Time
The Game Awards will air on Thursday, Dec. 6 at 8:30 pm ET from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Tune into our stay stream to observe all of the motion!
The Game Awards 2018 Vote
The winners are decided by a blended vote between the voting jury (90%) and public fan votes (10%). Fans can vote for his or her favourite video games on TheGameAwards.com and The Game Awards Discord server in all classes, and in addition through Twitter DM, Facebook Messenger, in addition to utilizing voice on Alexa and Google Assistant in choose classes. Fan voting closes on Wednesday, December 5 at Midnight PT.
The Game Awards Announcements
Awards aren’t the one motive to observe this 12 months’s present. Expect some large reveals throughout The Game Awards. Rumor has it that BioWare will hit the stage to announce the following Dragon Age recreation whereas FoxNext Games will reveal Alien: Blackout, the following title within the house horror collection.
Until not too long ago, many followers anticipated that Rocksteady would additionally make an look to lastly unveil its subsequent superhero mission, a recreation many thought would star Superman. Unfortunately, this rumored religious successor to the Batman: Arkham video games is nothing greater than a rumor, one studio co-founder Sefton Hill shut down earlier this month. Rocksteady will not even be on the present.
That mentioned, Fortnite followers can be delighted to listen to that Epic can be on the present to unveil every thing you could know in regards to the recreation’s upcoming seventh season. Will we lastly discover out what that mysterious storm is all about? We’ll simply have to attend and see.
Stay tuned for rather more Game Awards protection from Den of Geek!
John Saavedra is Games Editor at Den of Geek. Read extra of his work right here. Follow him on Twitter @johnsjr9.