RAGE walks away with five E3 Game Critics nominations

Tuesday, 29 June 2010 16:51 GMT By Johnny Cullen

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The nominations for the 2010 E3 Game Critics awards were announced today, with RAGE gaining five – including one for the Game of Show award.

Other contenders for GoS include Dance Central, Portal 2, Disney’s Epic Mickey and Nintendo 3DS.

3DS is also nominated for Best Hardware alongside PlayStation Move, Kinect and Rock Band 3′s pro guitars and keyboard.

For Best Console Game, it’s between inFamous 2, Epic Mickey, Kirby’s Epic Yarn, Portal 2 and RAGE.

Best PC Game nominees are Star Wars: The Old Republic, RAGE, Portal 2, Civilization V and Crysis 2.

Get the full list below.

Best of Show:

  • Dance Central
  • Disney’s Epic Mickey
  • Nintendo 3DS
  • Portal 2
  • RAGE

Best Original Game:

  • Bulletstorm
  • Child of Eden
  • Dance Central
  • Disney’s Epic Mickey
  • RAGE

Best Console Game:

  • Disney’s Epic Mickey
  • inFamous 2
  • Kirby’s Epic Yarn
  • Portal 2
  • RAGE

Best Handheld Game:

  • Ghost Trick
  • God of War: Ghost of Sparta
  • Okamiden
  • Super Scribblenauts
  • Valkyria Chronicles II

Best PC Game:

  • Civilization V
  • Crysis 2
  • Portal 2
  • RAGE
  • Star Wars: The Old Republic

Best Hardware:

  • Kinect
  • PlayStation Move
  • Nintendo 3DS
  • Rock Band 3 Pro Guitars
  • Rock Band 3 Keyboard

Best Action Game:

  • Bulletstorm
  • Call of Duty: Black Ops
  • Gears of War 3
  • Halo: Reach
  • RAGE

Best Action/Adventure Game:

  • Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood
  • Dead Space 2
  • Disney’s Epic Mickey
  • Portal 2
  • The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

Best Role Playing Game:

  • Deus Ex: Human Revolution
  • Fable III
  • Fallout: New Vegas
  • Star Wars: The Old Republic
  • The Witcher II: Assassins of Kings

Best Racing Game:

  • Gran Turismo 5
  • Motorstorm: Apocalypse
  • Need for Speed: Hot Pursuit
  • Test Drive Unlimited 2

Best Fighting Game:

  • Marvel vs Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds
  • Mortal Kombat
  • WWE All Stars

Best Sports Game:

  • EA Sports MMA
  • Madden NFL 11
  • NBA Jam
  • NCAA Football 11
  • NHL 11

Best Strategy Title:

  • Civilization V
  • Company of Heroes Online
  • End of Nations
  • Shogun 2: Total War

Best Social/Casual Game:

  • Dance Central
  • DJ Hero 2
  • Kinect Adventures
  • Rock Band 3

Best Motion Simulation Game:

  • Child of Eden
  • Dance Central
  • SOCOM 4
  • The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword
  • Your Shape: Fitness Evolved

Best Online Multiplayer Game:

  • Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood
  • Gears of War 3
  • Halo: Reach
  • Medal of Honor
  • Star Wars: The Old Republic

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