Winners of the 5th Annual War of Awards

The winners for the 5th annual War of Awards, the awards showdown where fans determine the best games among the major award winners, have been decided after an impassioned caucus-style live debate at PAX East 2019. All nominees in the War of Awards earned their place in the ceremony by winning one or more awards […]

GANG Nominees for 2018

2019 G.A.N.G. Awards Finalists Posted 02/14/2019 by Emmanuel Lagumbay & filed under News. From http://www.audiogang.org/2019-g-a-n-g-awards-finalists/ Audio of The Year Battlefield V – EA DICE Far Cry 5 – Ubisoft Montreal Marvel’s Spider-Man – Insomniac Games God of War – Santa Monica Studios Moss – Polyarc Assassin’s Creed Odyssey – Ubisoft Shadow of the Tomb Raider […]

God of War wins 9 of 23 at D.I.C.E.

Winners have been announced for the 22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards. Game of the Year God of War – WINNER Into the Breach Marvel’s Spider-Man Red Dead Redemption 2 Return of the Obra Dinn Outstanding Achievement in Animation God of War GRIS Marvel’s Spider-Man – WINNER Moss Red Dead Redemption 2 Outstanding Achievement in Art Direction […]

Nominees for 6th Annual SXSW Gaming Awards

February 11, 2019 (AUSTIN, TX) Finalists have been announced for the 6th Annual SXSW Gaming Awards. Winners will be announced at a ceremony held during SXSW Gaming on March 16 at 7pm CST in the Hilton Austin Downtown. Out of the 21 categories with considerations, God of War, Marvel’s Spider-Man, and Red Dead Redemption 2 […]

18th Annual NAVGTR Nominees

Baltimore (February 11, 2019) / NAVGTR CORP. – The National Academy of Video Game Trade Reviewers has announced nominees for its 18th annual awards program honoring video game art, technology and production. Leading all games with a record 22 nominations is God of War, followed closely behind by Marvel’s Spider-Man with 21. Dead Cells earned […]

22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Award Nominees

Finalists have been announced for the 22nd Annual D.I.C.E. Awards. Winners will be announced at a ceremony held during the D.I.C.E. Summit on February 13 at the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Out of the 23 categories with considerations, God of War holds strong in twelve (12) categories. Marvel’s Spider-Man trails behind just […]

19th Annual GDC Award Nominees

Nominees have been announced for the GDC (Game Developers Choice) Awards. Winners will be announced at a ceremony held during the Game Developer Conference in San Fransico, CA on March 20, 2019. Out of the 10 categories with considerations, Red Dead Redemption 2 takes the lead, being nominated in seven (7) categories. Marvel’s Spider-Man and […]

20th Annual IGF Award Nominees

Nominees have been announced for the 20th Annual IGF Awards, one of the largest game award programs for strictly independent titles. Winners will be announced at a ceremony held during the Game Developer Conference in San Fransico, CA on March 20, 2019. Out of the 7 categories with considerations, Return of the Obra Dinn from […]

War of Awards Adds Obra Dinn, RDR2 to Roster After The Game Awards

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the latest video game nominees added to the 5th Annual program. The latest nominees were drafted in from The Game Awards, announced on December 6, 2018, with producer Geoff Keighley. The Game Awards are voted publicly with a final panel of industry judges that make […]

5th Annual Game Awards Winner List

This year’s extensive display that was the 2018 Game Awards has eventually concluded after more than 3 hours of trailers, adverts, exclusives, performances and interviews. But sprinked amongst the evening’s flashy festivities were some interesting game considerations, wins, and acceptance speeches. Red Dead Redemption 2 took home the most awards with four (4) wins while […]

Golden Joysticks start season roster

War of Awards, a video game award mega-battle, has announced the first video game nominees added to the 5th Annual program. The first nominees entering this season’s list of contenders were drafted in from the Golden Joystick Awards, announced on November 16, 2018. The Golden Joystick Awards are selected through a public vote that’s open […]

36th Annual Golden Joystick Winners List

Ultimate Game of the Year Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Celeste Dead Cells Dragon Quest 11: Echoes of an Elusive Age Fortnite: Battle Royale – WINNER Forza Horizon 4 God of War Into the Breach Marvel’s Spider-Man Monster Hunter: World Red Dead Redemption 2 Subnautica Best Storytelling Forgotton Anne God of […]

2018 Game Award Nominees

The big show is back, folks. Geoff Keighley’s yearly production makes its grand return with the announcement of the nominees for the 2018 Game Awards. Winners will be announced at the live ceremony held on December 6. Two games come in tied for the most nominations this year with God of War and Red Dead […]

Write-In Period

Write-in fields are scheduled to appear within voting pages on an annual basis, beginning April 1 and ending October 31.  To avoid duplication and spamming, write-ins are limited to options (usually more than 200) already entered into the system by staff or marketers.  You can lobby staff by sending messages on our Discord server, but […]

Confirmed Categories for the 2019 SXSW Gaming Awards

Next year’s 2019 SXSW Gaming Awards will be broken down into 25 categories. During this new season, we’ll see the return of the Gamer’s Voice Awards; four award categories that exclusively include indie games and are decided on by attendees voting at the SXSW Gaming Expo. Here is the full list of planned categories with […]

Anticipated Dates

Golden Joysticks Noms – September 21 Wins – November 16 The Game Awards Noms – November 6 Wins – December 6 (confirmed) DICE Awards Noms – January 10 (confirmed) Wins – February 22 NAVGTR Awards Noms – February 14 Wins – March 13 SXSW Gaming Awards Noms – January 31 Wins – March 17 IGF […]

36th Annual Golden Joystick Award Nominees

The new awards season kicks off with the recent announcement of the 36th Annual Golden Joystick nominees! Winners will be selected from a public vote on GamesRadar in which millions of voters around the world will choose their favorites. Out of the 100+ nominees up for awards, just two carry the pack with 4 votes […]

Golden Joystick 2018 Dates

Nominees will be announced Friday, September 21, 2018. Winners are announced Friday, November 16, 2018. Full story at: https://www.mcvuk.com/events/golden-joystick-awards-2018

E3 2018 Release Date Announcements

All dates are subject to change. Send any additional game release dates or updates to justen[at]warofawards[dot]org. June 2018 Mario Tennis Aces – June 22 Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle – Donkey Kong Adventure – June 26 The Awesome Adventures of Captain Spirit – June 26 The Crew 2 – June 29 July 2018 Octopath Traveler […]

Winners of the 4th Annual War of Awards

This year at PAX East, Boston was home to the 4th Annual War of Awards. The epic awards showdown takes its nominees from the winners of the major game award programs throughout the year and has attendees attesting or chaotically fumbling through their merits and voting for their favorites in an “Iowa caucus” live debate […]

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