The Game Awards Show 2017 is finally coming to a close and here’s a look at the nominees (with the winners highlighted in bold):

– Game of the Year:

Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild
Super Mario Odyssey
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds
Persona 5
Horizon Zero Dawn

– Best Game Direction:

Wolfenstein II: The New Collossus
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild
Super Mario Odyssey
Horizon Zero Dawn

– Best Narrative:

What Remains of Edith Finch
NieR: Automata
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Wolfenstein II
Horizon Zero Dawn

– Best Art Direction:

Destiny 2
Cuphead
Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Persona 5
Horizon Zero Dawn

– Best Score / Music:

Destiny 2
Cuphead
NieR: Automata
Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Super Mario Odyssey
Persona 5

– Best Audio Design:

Destiny 2
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard
Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild
Super Mario Odyssey

– Best Performance:

Melina Juergens, Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice
Laura Bailey, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
Claudia Black, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
Brian Bloom, Wolfenstein II: The New Collossus
Ashly Burch, Horizon Zero Dawn

– Games for Impact:

Please Knock On My Door
Night In The Woods
Life Is Strange: Before The Storm
Bury Me, My Love
What Remains of Edith Finch
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

– Best Ongoing Game:

Warframe
Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege
Overwatch
Grand Theft Auto Online
Destiny 2
PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds

– Best Mobile Game:

Super Mario Run
Old Man’s Journey
Monument Valley 2
Hidden Folks
Fire Emblem Heroes

– Best Handheld Game:

Poochy & Yoshi’s Woolly World
Monster Hunter Stories
Metroid: Samus Returns
Fire Emblem Echoes
Ever Oasis

– Best VR / AR Game:

Superhot VR
Star Trek: Bridge Crew
Lone Echo / Echo Arena
Farpoint
Resident Evil 7: Biohazard

– Best Action Game:

Prey
Nioh
Destiny 2
Cuphead
Wolfenstein II: The New Collossus

– Best Action / Adventure Game:

Uncharted: The Lost Legacy
Assassin’s Creed Origins
Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild
Super Mario Odyssey
Horizon Zero Dawn

– Best Role Playing Game:

South Park: The Fractured But Whole
Final Fantasy XV
Divinity: Original Sin 2
NieR: Automata
Persona 5

– Best Fighting Game:

Tekken 7
Nidhogg 2
Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite
Injustice 2
ARMS

– Best Family Game:

Splatoon 2
Sonic Mania
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle
Mario Kart 8 Deluxe
Super Mario Odyssey

– Best Strategy Game:

XCOM 2: War of the Chosen
Tooth and Tail
Total War: Warhammer II
Halo Wars 2
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

– Best Sports / Racing Game:

Project Cars 2
Pro Evolution Soccer 2018
NBA 2K18
GT Sport
Forza Motorsport 7
FIFA 18

– Best Anticipated Game:

The Last Of Us Part II
Red Dead Redemption II
Monster Hunter World
Marvel’s Spider-Man
God of War

– Best Independent Game:

Pyre
Night in the Woods
Cuphead
What Remains of Deith Finch
Hellblade: Senua’s Sacrifice

– Best Student Game:

Meaning
Level Squared
Impulsion
Falling Sky
Hollowed
From Light

– Trending Gamer:

Steven Spohn
Mike Grzesiek
Guy Beahm
Clint Lexa
Andrea Rene

– Best eSports Game:

Rocket League
League of Legends
DOTA2
Counter Strike: Global-Offensive
Overwatch

– Best eSports Player:

Kuro “KuroKy” Salhei Takhasomi
Je-hong “ryujehong” Ryu
Nikola “NiKo” Kovac
Marcelo “coldzera” David
Lee sang-hyeok “Faker”

– Best eSports Team:

Team Liquid
SK Telecom 1
Lunatic-Hai
FaZe Clan
Cloud 9

– Best Debut Indie Game:

Slime Rancher
Mr. Shifty
Hollow Knight
Golf Story
Cuphead

– Best Chinese Game:

Monument Valley 2
jx3 HD
Gumballs
ICEY
King of Glory

Unsurprisingly, Nintendo’s Legend Of Zelda: Breath Of The Wild for Wii U and Switch wins Ultimate GOTY. What do you make of the list, do you agree?

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