Here’s the gamescom award 2017 Nominees

August 21, 2017Written by Jason Dunning

gamescom award 2017

Chosen by games journalists and well-known YouTubers from around the world, the nominees for the gamescom award 2017 have been revealed:

Best Add-On/DLC

  • Battlefield 1: In the Name of the Tsar, Electronic Arts
  • Final Fantasy XV: Episode Comrades, Square Enix
  • Halo Wars 2: Awakening the Nightmare, Microsoft

Best Booth

  • Ace Combat 7, Bandai Namco
  • Bigpoint Booth, Bigpoint
  • Bude von Tölz, expert
  • Dragon Ball FighterZ, Bandai Namco
  • Electronic Arts Gamescom Booth 2017, Electronic Arts
  • God’s Trigger, Techland
  • Landwirtschafts-Simulator: Nintendo Switch, Astragon
  • Monster Hunter: World, Capcom
  • Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
  • Project CARS 2, Bandai Namco
  • Pure Farming 2018, Techland
  • Sony PlayStation Booth Entertainment Area, Sony
  • Strange Brigade, Rebellion
  • Total War: Warhammer II, Koch Media
  • Tropico 6, Kalypso Media
  • Wargaming-Booth, Wargaming
  • Xbox Booth, Microsoft

Best Console Game: PlayStation 4

  • Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
  • Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
  • Monster Hunter: World, Capcom
  • Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
  • Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, Sony

Best Console Game: Xbox One

  • ARK: Survival Evolved, Koch Media
  • Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
  • Crackdown 3, Microsoft
  • Forza Motorsport 7, Microsoft
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Warner Bros.

Best Console Game: Nintendo Switch

  • FIFA 18, Electronic Arts
  • Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Ubisoft
  • Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo

Best PC Game

  • Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
  • Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
  • ELEX, THQ Nordic
  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Koch Media
  • Total War: Warhammer II, Koch Media

Best Mobile Game

  • Danger Mouse: The Danger Games, 9th Impact
  • Metroid: Samus Returns, Nintendo

Best Role Playing Game

  • Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
  • Detroit: Become Human, Sony
  • Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Koch Media
  • Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
  • South Park: The Fractured But Whole, Ubisoft

Best Racing Game

  • Forza Motorsport 7, Microsoft
  • Need for Speed Payback, Electronic Arts
  • Project CARS 2 , Bandai Namco

Best Action Game

  • Call of Duty: WWII, Activision Blizzard
  • Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of War, Warner Bros.
  • Star Wars Battlefront 2, Electronic Arts
  • Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo

Best Simulation Game

  • Ace Combat 7, Bandai Namco
  • F1 2017, Koch Media
  • Farming Simulator: Nintendo Switch, Astragon
  • Life is Strange: Before the Storm, Square Enix
  • Project CARS 2 , Bandai Namco

Best Sports Game

  • FIFA 18, Electronic Arts
  • PES 2018, Konami
  • Wreckfest, THQ Nordic

Best Family Game

  • Anki Overdrive: Fast & Furious Edition, Anki
  • LEGO Marvel Superheroes 2, Warner Bros.
  • Life is Strange: Before the Storm, Square Enix
  • Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
  • Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo

Best Strategy Game

  • Age of Empires: Definitive Edition, Microsoft
  • Ancestors, 1C Publishing
  • Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Ubisoft
  • Total War: Warhammer II, Koch Media
  • Tropico 6, Kalypso Media

Best Puzzle/Skill Game

  • God’s Trigger, Techland

Best Social/Online Game

  • Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
  • Hidden Agenda, Sony
  • Monster Hunter: World, Capcom

Best Casual Game

  • Hidden Agenda, Sony
  • Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Ubisoft
  • Super Lucky’s Tale, Microsoft

Best Multiplayer Game

  • ARK: Survival Evolved, Koch Media
  • Call of Duty: WWII, Activision Blizzard
  • Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
  • Monster Hunter: World, Capcom
  • Star Wars Battlefront 2, Electronic Arts

Best Virtual Reality Game

  • Ace Combat 7, Bandai Namco
  • Fallout 4 VR, ZeniMax
  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR, ZeniMax

Best Hardware

  • Anki Overdrive: Fast & Furious Edition, Anki
  • Xbox One X, Microsoft

gamescom Indie award

  • AER: Memories of Old, Daedalic Entertainment
  • Deep Sky Derelicts, 1C Publishing
  • Double Kick Heroes, Headbang Club
  • Keyboard Sports, Triband
  • Past Cure, Phantom 8 Studio

For the Best of gamescom award, each game/product that wins one of the categories (except best add-on/DLC and best booth) has the chance to be honored.

The award ceremony will take place on Thursday, August 24 at 5pm PT/8pm ET on the social media stage (Hall 10.1, stand F-070). Votes through the official gamescom app will be counted until August 24 at 2pm PT/5pm ET.

[Source: gamescom]