Alien: Isolation, Far Cry 4 lead BAFTA Games Awards 2015 nominations

Tuesday, 10 February 2015 12:50 GMT By Sherif Saed

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has revealed the full list of nominees for this year’s Games Awards.

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A total of 51 games have been recognised, across 17 categories.

Alien: Isolation is in the lead with six nominations. Isolation is up for Best Game, British Game, Game Design, Game Innovation, Audio, and Music. Far Cry 4 follows closely with five nominations across Game Design, Story, Performer, Artistic Achievement, and Music.

Monument Valley received five nominations in Best game, British Game, Mobile & Handheld, Original Property, and Artistic Achievement.

Destiny, Mario Kart 8, Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor, and 80 Days are all nominated for four awards each, while Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare, Hearthstone, Titanfall, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, The Banner Saga, and Lumino City have been nominated for three awards each.

The British Academy Games Awards takes place on Thursday, March 12 at Tobacco Dock in London. The ceremony will be hosted by comedian Rufus Hound and will be live-streamed on Twitch.

The full list of nominees is below.

Artistic Achievement

  • Assassin’s Creed Unity
  • Far Cry 4
  • Hohokum
  • Lumino City
  • Monument Valley
  • Valiant Hearts

Audio Achievement

  • Alien: Isolation
  • The Banner Saga
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved
  • Mario Kart 8
  • The Sailor’s Dream

Best Game

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Destiny
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Monument Valley

British Game

  • 80 Days
  • Alien: Isolation
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions
  • Lumino City
  • Monument Valley

Debut Game

  • The Banner Saga
  • Counterspy
  • Hotman Go
  • Never Alone
  • Shovel Knight
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Family

  • The LEGO Movie Videogame
  • LittleBigPlanet 3
  • Minecraft: Console Editions
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Skylanders Trap Team
  • Twelve a Dozen

Game Design

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Destiny
  • Far Cry 4
  • Hearthstone
  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Threes

Game Innovation

  • 80 Days
  • Alien: Isolation
  • Lumino City
  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Titanfall
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Mobiles & Handheld

  • 80 Days
  • Hearthstone
  • Hitman Go
  • Monument Valley
  • Threes
  • The Walking Dead: Season 2

Multiplayer

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Hearthstone
  • Destiny
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Minecraft: Console Editions
  • Titanfall

Music

  • Alien: Isolation
  • The Banner Saga
  • Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved
  • Far Cry 4
  • Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • The Sailor’s Dream

Original Property

  • Kalimba
  • Monument Valley
  • Sunset Overdrive
  • Titanfall
  • -Valiant Hearts
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Performer

  • Adam Harrington as Bigby Wolf in The Wolf Among Us
  • Ashley Johnson as Ellie in The Last of Us: Left Behind
  • Kevin Spacey as Jonathan Irons in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Logan Cunningham as Transistor in Transistor
  • Melissa Hutchison as Clementine in The Walking Dead: Season 2
  • Troy Baker as Pagan Min in Far Cry 4

Persistent Game

  • Destiny
  • Eve Online
  • League of Legends
  • Runescape
  • World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor
  • World of Tanks

Sport

  • FIFA 15
  • Football Manager 2015
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • OlliOlli
  • Madden NFL 15
  • Trials Fusion

Story

  • 80 Days
  • Broken Age
  • Far Cry 4
  • The Last of Us: Left Behind
  • Never Alone
  • The Wolf Among Us

BAFTA Ones to Watch Award

  • Chambara
  • Sagittarius
  • Don’t Walk: Run