The Game Awards 2021 Nominees: Game Of The Year And More

The Game Awards 2021 Nominees

The Game Awards, sometimes called the Keighleys due to its everpresent host and producer, Geoff Keighley, is the biggest video game award show the industry has. While there are other, and some would say more prestigious, award ceremonies, the stage is never quite as big as this end-of-year extravaganza. Below you'll find every single nominee for the 2021 Game Awards, spanning all considered genres, directors, composers, esports stars, and more. Let us know who has your votes, then tune into the show live on December 9 across a variety of online platforms.

Best Esports Event: 2021 League of Legends World Championship

Best Esports Event: The International

Best Esports Event: PGL Major Stockholm 2021

Best Esports Event: PUBG Mobile Championship 2020

Best Esports Event: Valorant Champions Tour - Stage 2 Masters

Best Esports Coach Nominees:

  • Airat “Silent” Gaziev
  • Andrey “Engh” Sholokhov
  • Andreii “B1AD3” Horodenskyi
  • James “Crowder” Crowder
  • Kim “KKoma” Jeong-Gyun

Best Esports Team Nominees:

  • Atlanta Faze (Call of Duty)
  • DWG KIA (League of Legends)
  • Natus Vincere (Counter-Strike: Global Offensive)
  • Sentinels (Valorant)
  • Team Spirit (Dota 2)

Best Esports Athlete Nominees:

  • Collapse
  • S1mple
  • Showmaker
  • Tenz
  • Simp

Best Esports Game: Call of Duty

Best Esports Game: Counter-Strike: Global Offensive

Best Esports Game: Dota 2

Best Esports Game: League of Legends

Best Esports Game: Valorant

Most Anticipated Game: Starfield

Most Anticipated Game: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild Sequel

Most Anticipated Game: Horizon Forbidden West

Most Anticipated Game: God of War Ragnarok

Most Anticipated Game: Elden Ring

Best Debut Game: Valheim

Best Debut Game: Sable

Best Debut Game: Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Best Debut Game: The Forgotten City

Best Debut Game: The Artful Escape

Content Creator of the Year Nominees:

  • Dream
  • Fuslie
  • Gaules
  • Ibai
  • The Grefg

Best Multiplayer Game: New World

Best Multiplayer Game: Monster Hunter Rise

Best Multiplayer Game: It Takes Two

Best Multiplayer Game: Knockout City

Best Multiplayer Game: Back 4 Blood

Best Sports / Racing Game: Riders Republic

Best Sports / Racing Game: Hot Wheels Unleashed

Best Sports / Racing Game: Forza Horizon 5

Best Sports / Racing Game: FIFA 22

Best Sports / Racing Game: F1 2021

Best Sim / Strategy Game: Microsoft Flight Simulator

Best Sim / Strategy Game: Inscryption

Best Sim / Strategy Game: Humankind

Best Sim / Strategy Game: Evil Genius 2

Best Sim / Strategy Game: Age of Empires 4

Best Family Game: Super Mario 3D World + Bowser's Fury

Best Family Game: New Pokémon Snap

Best Family Game: Mario Party Superstars

Best Family Game: It Takes Two

Best Family Game: WarioWare: Get It Together

Best Fighting Game: Virtua Fighter 5: Final Showdown

Best Fighting Game: Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl

Best Fighting Game: Melty Blood: Type Lumina

Best Fighting Game: Guilty Gear Strive

Best Fighting Game: Demon Slayer: The Hinokami Chronicles

Best RPG: Tales of Arise

Best RPG: Shin Megami Tensei 5

Best RPG: Scarlet Nexus

Best RPG: Monster Hunter Rise

Best RPG: Cyberpunk 2077

Best Action / Adventure Game: Resident Evil Village

Best Action / Adventure Game: Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Best Action / Adventure Game: Psychonauts 2

Best Action / Adventure Game: Metroid Dread

Best Action / Adventure Game: Guardians of the Galaxy

Best Action Game: Returnal

Best Action Game: Far Cry 6

Best Action Game: Deathloop

Best Action Game: Chivalry 2

Best VR /AR Game: Sniper Elite VR

Best VR /AR Game: Resident Evil 4 VR Edition

Best VR /AR Game: Lone Echo 2

Best VR /AR Game: I Expect You To Die 2

Best VR /AR Game: Hitman 3

Innovation in Accessibility: Far Cry 6

Innovation in Accessibility: Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Innovation in Accessibility: Guardians of the Galaxy

Innovation in Accessibility: Forza Horizon 5

Innovation in Accessibility: The Vale: Shadow of the Crown

Best Community Support: Final Fantasy XIV Online

Best Community Support: No Man's Sky

Best Community Support: No Man's Sky

Best Community Support: Destiny 2

Best Community Support: Apex Legends

Best Mobile Game: Pokémon Unite

Best Mobile Game: Marvel Future Revolution

Best Mobile Game: League of Legends: Wild Rift

Best Mobile Game: Genshin Impact

Best Mobile Game: Fantasian

Best Indie: Loop Hero

Best Indie: Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Best Indie: Inscryption

Best Indie: Death's Door

Best Indie: 12 Minutes

Best Ongoing Game: Apex Legends

Best Ongoing Game: Final Fantasy XIV Online

Best Ongoing Game: Fortnite

Best Ongoing Game: Genshin Impact

Best Ongoing Game: Call of Duty: Warzone

Games For Impact: Boyfriend Dungeon

Games For Impact: Before Your Eyes

Games For Impact: Chicory: A Colorful Tale

Games For Impact: Life Is Strange: True Colors

Games For Impact: No Longer Home

Best Performance Nominees

  • Erika Mori (Alex Chen / Life is Strange: True Colors)
  • Giancarlo Esposito (Antón Castillo / Far Cry 6)
  • Jason Kelly (Colt Vahn / Deathloop)
  • Maggie Robertson (Alcina Dimitrescu / Resident Evil Village)
  • Ozioma Akagha (Julianna Blake / Deathloop)

Best Audio Design: Forza Horizon 5

Best Audio Design: Returnal

Best Audio Design: Deathloop

Best Audio Design: Resident Evil Village

Best Audio Design: Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Best Original Score / Music: Nier Replicant

Best Original Score / Music: Deathloop

Best Original Score / Music: Cyberpunk 2077

Best Original Score / Music: The Artful Escape

Best Original Score / Music: Guardians of the Galaxy

Best Art Direction: Deathloop

Best Art Direction: Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Best Art Direction: Kena: Bridge of Spirits

Best Art Direction: The Artful Escape

Best Art Direction: Psychonauts 2

Best Narrative: Deathloop

Best Narrative: It Takes Two

Best Narrative: Guardians of the Galaxy

Best Narrative: Psychonauts 2

Best Narrative: Life Is Strange: True Colors

Best Game Direction: Returnal

Best Game Direction: Deathloop

Best Game Direction: Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Best Game Direction: It Takes Two

Best Game Direction: Psychonauts 2

Game of the Year: Deathloop

Game of the Year: Resident Evil Village

Game of the Year: Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart

Game of the Year: Metroid Dread

Game of the Year: It Takes Two

Game of the Year: Psychonauts 2

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