Ceremonial Annual Caucus / Live Debate
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War of Awards
March 30, 2019
PAX East 2019 is confirmed as the venue in the Dragonfly Theatre (room 253) inside the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center.
War of Awards® will be carried on the official PAX East 2019 live stream.
Game award winners face the masses who desperately try to form voting blocs (to topple frontrunners by force) in this all-audience participation panel.
Special media partner HipHopGamer will give $100 cash for an outstanding argument in each debated category.
Catch him before the event at:
Winners have yet to be announced from Indie Prize, BAFTA, SXSW, IGF, GDC, and GANG.
When they announce, additional nominees will be added to War of Awards.
The nominees locked so far:
ART + GRAPHICS
God of War (Golden Joysticks, DICE, NAVGTR, SXSW)
Return of the Obra Dinn (Game Awards)
GRIS (NAVGTR, GDC)
Red Dead Redemption 2 (NAVGTR)
Octopath Traveler (SXSW)
Mirror Drop (IGF)
Numbala (Indie Prize)
God of War (Golden Joysticks, DICE, NAVGTR, GANG)
Red Dead Redemption 2 (Game Awards, SXSW)
Detroit: Become Human (NAVGTR)
Shadow of the Tomb Raider (NAVGTR)
Tetris Effect (SXSW)
Zebrainy ABC (Indie Prize)
Detroit: Become Human – Connor (Golden Joysticks)
Red Dead Redemption 2 – Arthur Morgan (Game Awards)
God of War – Kratos (DICE, NAVGTR)
Marvel’s Spider-Man – Mary Jane (NAVGTR)
God of War (DICE, NAVGTR, SXSW)
Hollow Knight (NAVGTR)
Super Smash Bros Ultimate (SXSW)
Opus Magnum (IGF)
Into the Breach (GDC)
Enigmabox (Indie Prize)
God of War (Golden Joysticks, DICE, NAVGTR)
Red Dead Redemption 2 (Game Awards)
Fist of the North Star: Lost Paradise (NAVGTR)
Detroit: Become Human (SXSW)
Return of the Obra Dinn (IGF, GDC)
Marvel’s Spider-Man (GANG)
Galaxy of Pen and Paper (Indie Prize)
Monster Hunter: World (Golden Joysticks)
Fortnite (Golden Joysticks, Game Awards, DICE, SXSW)
We Were Here Too (Indie Prize)
GAME OF THE YEAR
Fortnite (Golden Joysticks)
God of War (Game Awards, DICE, NAVGTR, SXSW, GDC)
Return of the Obra Dinn (IGF)
Don’t Kill the Knight (Indie Prize)
Final “War of Awards®” contenders uniquely qualify only by first winning a competitive award from a recognized major organization in a similar category. New nominees are added as winners from the awards circuit become known by March 21.
Online polling is unofficial, as the final result is determined by annual caucus attendees LIKE YOU. Online predictions are ongoing throughout the year, but only supporters in physical attendance have direct control over the anointing of the season’s winners.
Season updates will be announced on Discord below.
The PAX schedule page was posted on February 28, 2019:
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