The Game Awards 2020 Announces Full List of Nominees

‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons,’ ‘Ghost of Tsushima’ and ‘Final Fantasy VII Remake’ fight for Game of the Year.

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The Game Awards 2020 has just announced its nominations for this year, with a few massive titles clearly dominating many of the largest categories. Among them is Animal Crossing: New HorizonsFinal Fantasy VII RemakeGhost of TsushimaHades, and The Last of Us Part II, occupying most of the spots across Game of the Year, Best Narrative, Best Game Direction, Best Art Direction, and even Best Score and Music. Below are some of the main categories and their nominees:

Game of the Year:

  • Animal Crossing: New Horizons (Nintendo)
  • Doom Eternal (id Software)
  • Final Fantasy VII Remake (Square Enix)
  • Ghost of Tsushima (Sucker Punch)
  • Hades (Supergiant Games)
  • The Last of Us Part II (Naughty Dog)

Best Game Direction:

  • Final Fantasy VII Remake (Square Enix)
  • Ghost of Tsushima (Sucker Punch)
  • Hades (Supergiant Games)
  • Half-Life: Alyx (Valve)
  • The Last of Us Part II (Naughty Dog)

Best Art Direction

  • Final Fantasy VII Remake (Square Enix)
  • Ghosts of Tsushima (Sucker Punch)
  • Hades (Supergiant Games)
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Moon Studios/Xbox Game Studios)
  • The Last of Us Part II (Naughty Dog)

Best Score and Music

  • Doom Eternal (id Software)
  • Final Fantasy VII Remake (Square Enix)
  • Hades (Supergiant Games)
  • Ori and the Will of the Wisps (Moon Studios/Xbox Game Studios)
  • The Last of Us Part II (Naughty Dog)

Best Ongoing

  • Apex Legends (Respawn/EA)
  • Destiny 2 (Bungie)
  • Call of Duty: Warzone (Infinity Ward/Activision
  • Fortnite (Epic Games)
  • No Man’s Sky (Hello Games

Best Indie

  • Carrion (Phobia Game Studio/Devolver)
  • Fall Guys: Ultimate Knockout (Mediatonic/Devolver)
  • Hades (Supergiant Games)
  • Spelunky 2 (Mossmouth)
  • Spiritfarer (Thunder Lotus Games)

Best Mobile Game

  • Among Us (Innersloth)
  • Call of Duty Mobile (Timi Studios/Activision)
  • Genshin Impact (Mihoyo)
  • Legends of Runeterra (Riot Games)
  • Pokémon Cafe Mix (Genius Sonority)

For the entire list of awards and nominations, you can head over to the Game Awards 2020 website.

Elsewhere in gaming, a rare copy of Super Mario Bros. 3 has sold for $156,000 USD.

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