The Game Awards returns in 2018 to have a good time the yr in video video games, recognizing the most important achievements in each AAA and indie gaming. This yr’s present options enormous titles comparable to Red Dead Redemption 2, God of War, Marvel’s Spider-Man, Fortnite, and Call of Duty: Black Ops 4. Indie hits comparable to The Missing, Celeste, and Return of the Obra Dinn are among the many titles that characterize the spectacular checklist of smaller-budget video games.
In phrases of nominations, God of War and Red Dead Redemption 2 are this yr’s most nominated video games, with eight nominations every. It’s not stunning contemplating these are two of our favourite video games of the yr. Marvel’s Spider-Man, Spidey’s wonderful 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 concerning the nominees and winners right here. We’ve additionally made some predictions as to whom would possibly win every class. Much goes to come back down as to if the voters had been extra charmed by Red Dead Redemption 2 or God of War. Let’s simply say we predict the race will probably be fairly one-sided.
The Game Awards will air on Thursday, Dec. 6 at 8:30 pm ET from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
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Awards aren’t the one purpose to look at this yr’s present. Expect some huge reveals throughout The Game Awards. Rumor has it that BioWare will hit the stage to announce the following Dragon Age sport whereas FoxNext Games will reveal Alien: Blackout, the following title within the area horror collection.
Until lately, many followers anticipated that Rocksteady would additionally make an look to lastly unveil its subsequent superhero mission, a sport 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 will probably be delighted to listen to that Epic will probably be on the present to unveil every little thing you have to know concerning the sport’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.