BAFTA Games Awards 2017 Nominees: Uncharted 4 & Inside Lead the Way

March 9, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

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Available for viewing live on Twitch, the British Academy Games Awards 2017 take place on Thursday, April 6 at Tobacco Dock in London. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End leads the way with eight nominations, including Best Game and Artistic Achievement, while Inside is nominated in seven categories, including Best Game and Original Property.

Here’s the full list of nominees for the 2017 BAFTA Games Awards:

Artistic Achievement

  • Abzu
  • Dishonored 2
  • Inside
  • The Last Guardian
  • Uncharted 4
  • Unravel

Audio Achievement

  • Battlefield 1
  • Doom
  • Inside
  • The Last Guardian
  • Rez Infinite
  • Uncharted 4

Best Game

  • Firewatch
  • Inside
  • Overwatch
  • Stardew Valley
  • Titanfall 2
  • Uncharted 4

British Game

  • Batman: Arkham VR
  • Forza Horizon 3
  • No Man’s Sky
  • Overcooked
  • Planet Coaster
  • Virginia

Debut Game

  • Firewatch
  • Overcooked
  • Oxenfree
  • That Dragon, Cancer
  • The Witness
  • Virginia

Evolving Game

  • Destiny: Rise of Iron
  • Elite Dangerous: Horizons
  • EVE Online
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Online
  • Hitman
  • Rocket League

Family

  • LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens
  • Overcooked
  • The Playroom VR
  • Pokemon Go
  • Ratchet & Clank
  • Toca Hair Salon 3

Game Design

  • Battlefield 1
  • Dishonored 2
  • Inside
  • Overwatch
  • Titanfall 2
  • The Witness

Game Innovation

  • Batman: Arkham VR
  • Firewatch
  • Pokemon Go
  • That Dragon, Cancer
  • Unseen Diplomacy
  • The Witness

Mobile

  • The Banner Saga 2
  • Dawn of Titans
  • Deus Ex Go
  • Pokemon Go
  • Pokemon Sun and Moon
  • Reigns

Multiplayer

  • Battlefield 1
  • Forza Horizon 3
  • Overcooked
  • Overwatch
  • Titanfall 2
  • The Division

Music

  • Abzu
  • Doom
  • Inside
  • The Last Guardian
  • Uncharted 4
  • Virginia

Narrative

  • Dishonored 2
  • Firewatch
  • Inside
  • Mafia III
  • Oxenfree
  • Uncharted 4

Original Property

  • Firewatch
  • Inside
  • The Last Guardian
  • Overwatch
  • Unravel
  • The Witness

Performer

  • Alex Hernandez as Lincoln Clay in Mafia III
  • Cissy Jones as Delilah in Firewatch
  • Emily Rose as Elena Fisher in Uncharted 4
  • Navid Negahban as ‘Hajj Agha’ in 1979 Revolution: Black Friday
  • Nolan North as Nathan Drake in Uncharted 4
  • Troy Baker as Sam Drake in Uncharted 4

BAFTA Ones to Watch Award

  • Among the Stones
  • Pentagrab
  • Rebound

AMD eSports Audience Award (Public Voted)

  • Clash Royale
  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • DOTA 2
  • League of Legends
  • Overwatch
  • Street Fighter V

Last year’s Best Game was Fallout 4.

Who do you think will win Best Game this year?

[Source: BAFTA Games (1), (2), (3)]