The Game Awards 2019: Control, Death Stranding, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, more up for Game of the Year

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 19 November 2019 18:02 GMT

The Game Awards 2019 nominees have been announced and voting is open.

Control, Death Stranding, and Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice have been nominated in multiple categories for The Game Awards 2019.

All three are also up for Game of the Year alongside Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Resident Evil 2, and The Outer Worlds.

You can vote for your favorites through the official website or through Google. Like last year, you can also vote through Amazon Alexa, Facebook Messenger, The Game Awards Discord server, or Twitter.

You can look over the voting jury at the link, and you may notice VG27 is on the list.

The annual awards show will be livestreamed across 45 different services on December 12.

The Game Awards 2019 Nominees

Game of the Year

  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  • The Outer Worlds

Best Action Game

  • Apex Legends
  • Astral Chain
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Devil May Cry 5
  • Gears 5
  • Metro Exodus

Best Action-Adventure Game

  • Borderlands 3
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Resident Evil 2
  • The Legends of Zelda: Link’s Awakening
  • Sekiro: Shadows Dice Twice

Best Art Direction

  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Gris
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts
  • Dekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening

Best Audio Design

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Gears 5
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Best Community Support

  • Apex Legends
  • Destiny 2
  • Final Fantasy 14
  • Fortnite
  • Rainbow Six Siege

Best Family Game

  • Luigi’s Mansion 3
  • Ring Fit Adventure
  • Super Mario Maker 2
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
  • Yoshi’s Crafted World

Best Fighting Game

  • Dead or Alive 6
  • Jump Force
  • Mortal Kombat 11
  • Samurai Showdown
  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate

Best Narrative

  • A Plague Tale: Innocence
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Disco Elysium
  • The Outer Worlds

Best Game Direction

  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Resident Evil 2
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • The Outer Worlds

Best Score/Music

  • Cadence of Hyrule
  • Death Stranding
  • Devil May Cry 5
  • Kingdom Hearts 3
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts

Best Independent Game

  • Baba Is You
  • Disco Elysium
  • Katana ZERO
  • Outer Wilds
  • Untitled Goose Game

Best Ongoing Game

  • Apex Legends
  • Destiny 2
  • Final Fantasy 14
  • Fortnite
  • Rainbow Six Siege

Best Performance

  • Ashly Burch/The Outer Worlds
  • Courtney Hope/Control
  • Laura Bailey/Gears 5
  • Mads Mikkelsen/Death Stranding
  • Matthew Porretta/Control
  • Norman Reedus/Death Stranding

Best Mobile Game

  • Call of Duty: Mobile
  • GRINDSTONE
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts
  • Sky: Children of Light
  • What the Golf?

Best RPG Game

  • Disco Elysium
  • Final Fantasy 14
  • Kingdom Hearts 3
  • Monster Hunter World: Iceborne
  • The Outer Worlds

Best VR/AR Game

  • Asgard’s Wrath
  • Blood & Truth
  • Beat Saber
  • No Man’s Sky
  • Trover Saves the Universe

Best Strategy Game

  • Age of Wonders: Planetfall
  • Anno 1800
  • Fire Emblem: Three Houses
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms
  • Tropico 6
  • Wargroove

Best Sports/Racing Game

  • Crash Team Racing Nitro-Fueled
  • DiRT Rally 2.0
  • eFootball Pro Evolution Soccer 2020
  • F1 2019
  • FIFA 20

Best Multiplayer Game

  • Apex Legends
  • Borderlands 3
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Tetris 99
  • The Division 2

Fresh Indie Game

  • ZA / UM – Disc Elysium
  • Nomada Studio – Gris
  • Deadtoast Entertainment – My Friend Pedro
  • Mobuis Digital – Outer Wilds
  • Nega Crit – Slay the Spire
  • House House – Untilted Goose Game

Games for Impact

  • Concrete Genie
  • Gris
  • Kind Words
  • Life is Strange 2
  • Sea of Solitude

Content Creator of the Year

  • Courage (Jack Dunlop)
  • Dr. Lupo (Benjamin Lupo)
  • Ewok (Soleil Wheeler)
  • Grefg (David Martinez)
  • Shroud (Michael Grzsiek)

eSports Coach

  • Eric “Adren” Hoag – Team Liquid – CS:GO
  • Bu-Ri “Cain” Jang – team Liquid – LoL
  • Fabien “Grabbz” Lohmann – G2 eSports – LoL
  • Kin “KKOMA” Jeong-Gyun – SK Telecom T1, LoL
  • Titouan “Sockshka” Merloz – OG – Dota 2
  • Danny “Zonic: Sorsensen – Astarlis – CS:GO

eSports Event

  • 2019 Overwatch League Grand Finals
  • EVO 2019
  • Fortnite World Cup
  • IEM Katowice 2019
  • League of Legends World Championship 2019
  • The International 2019

eSports Game of the Year

  • CS:GO
  • Dota 2
  • Fortnite
  • League of Legends
  • Overwatch

eSports Host

  • Eefje “Sjokz” Depoortere
  • Alex “Machine” Richardson
  • Paul “Redeye” Chaloner
  • Alex “Goldeboy” Medez
  • Duan “Candice” Yu-Shuang

eSports Player

  • Kyle “Bugha” Giersdork – Immortals  – Fortnite
  • Lees” Faker” Sang-Hyeok – SK Telecom  – LoL
  • Luka “Perkz” Perkovic  – G2 ESPORTS – LoL
  • Oleksandr “S1mple” Kostyliev  – Natus Vincere  – CSGO
  • Jay “Sinatraa” Won – San Fransico Shock – Overwatch

eSports Team

  • Astralis – CS:GO
  • G2 EsportS – LoL
  • OG – DOTA2
  • San Francisco Shock – Overwatch League
  • Team Liquid – CS:GO

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