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British Academy Game Awards Nominees Announced

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Next month the on 5 March the British Academy Game Awards will be taking place once again and today the full list of nominees were revealed. The nominees throw up no huge surprises and I think this is probably the last set of awards that will include games from last year’s line-up.

I think you’ll agree that looking through the list, PC games are quite well represented this year.

Worthy choices?  You decide…

Action

  • Borderlands 2
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
  • Far Cry 3
  • Halo 4
  • Hitman: Absolution
  • Mass Effect 3

Artistic Achievement

  • Borderlands 2
  • Dear Esther
  • Far Cry 3
  • Halo 4
  • Journey
  • The Room

Audio Achievement

  • Assassin’s Creed III
  • Beat Sneak Bandit
  • Dear Esther
  • Far Cry 3
  • Halo 4
  • Journey

Best Game

  • Dishonoured
  • Far Cry 3
  • FIFA 13
  • Journey
  • Mass Effect 3
  • The Walking Dead

British Game

  • Dear Esther
  • Forza Horizon
  • LEGO: The Lord of the Rings
  • Need for Speed Most Wanted
  • The Room
  • Super Hexagon

Debut Game

  • Deadlight
  • Dear Esther
  • Forza Horizon
  • Proteus
  • The Room
  • The Unfinished Swan

Game Design

  • Borderlands 2
  • Dishonored
  • Far Cry 3
  • Journey
  • The Walking Dead
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown

Family

  • Clay Jam
  • Just Dance 4
  • LEGO Batman 2: DC Super Heroes
  • LEGO the Lord of the Rings
  • Minecraft: XBOX 360 Edition
  • Skylanders Giants

Game Innovation

  • Call of Duty: Black Ops II
  • Fez
  • JourneyKinect Sesame Street TV
  • The Unfinished Swan
  • Wonderbook: Books of Spells

Mobile & Handheld

  • Incoboto
  • LittleBigPlanet (Vita)
  • New Star Soccer
  • The Room
  • Super Monsters Ate My Condo
  • The Walking Dead

Online – Browser

  • Amateur Surgeon Hospital
  • Dick and Dom’s HOOPLA!
  • Merlin: The Game
  • RunescapeThe Settlers Online
  • SongPop

Online-Multiplayer

  • Assassin’s Creed III
  • Borderlands 2
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops II
  • Halo 4
  • Journey
  • Need For Speed Most Wanted

Original Music

  • Assassin’s Creed III
  • Diablo III
  • Journey
  • Thomas Was Alone
  • The Unfinished Swan
  • The Walking Dead

Performer

  • Adrian Hough (Haytham) – Assassin’s Creed III
  • Danny Wallace (The Narrator) – Thomas Was Alone
  • Dave Fennoy (Lee Everett) – The Walking Dead
  • Melissa Hutchinson (Clementine) – The Walking Dead
  • Nigel Carrington (The Narrator) – Dear Esther
  • Nolan North (Nathan Drake) – Uncharted: Golden Abyss

Sports/Fitness

  • FIFA 13
  • F1 2012
  • Forza Horizon
  • New Star Soccer
  • Nike+ Kinect Training
  • Trials Evolution

Story

  • Dishonoured
  • Far Cry 3
  • Journey
  • Mass Effect 3
  • Thomas was Alone
  • The Walking Dead

Strategy

  • Dark Souls: Prepare To Die
  • Diablo III
  • Football Manager 2013
  • Great Big War Game
  • Total War Shogun 2: Fall of the Samurai
  • XCOM: Enemy Unknown

BAFTA Ones to Watch Award in association with Dare to Be Digital

  • Pixel Story
  • Project Thanatos
  • Starcrossed