The 2019 version of The Game Awards takes place subsequent week on the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The annual occasion will hand out loads of awards commemorating the yr’s greatest video games, content material creators, and Esports personalities, alongside a number of recent sport reveals and shock bulletins. Show organiser Geoff Keighley has promised there will be 10 reveals through the present, saying that none of them have leaked to date, so it is positive to be value tuning in for.
This yr’s Game of the Year nominees are Control, Death Stranding, Resident Evil 2, Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, and The Outer Worlds. Three of these games–Control, Death Stranding, and Sekiro–are additionally nominated for Best Action/Adventure Game, Art Direction, Audio Design, and Game Direction.
Death Stranding leads the best way with 9 complete nominations–including these for Mads Mikkelsen and Norman Reedus within the Performance class. Control follows with seven nominations, whereas Sekiro has 5, Resident Evil 2 and Apex Legends each have 4, and The Outer Worlds, Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, Gears 5, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, and Outer Wilds all have three every. Other classes embrace Narrative, Score and Music, Ongoing Game, Games for Impact, and a plethora of Esports awards. You can see all the pieces in the full list of awards and nominees.
The present additionally guarantees to be full of recent sport reveals and bulletins. WolfEye Studios–which is helmed by ex-Arkane developers–has confirmed it is going to be displaying its first sport on the present. League of Legends developer Riot’s publishing division, Riot Forge, can be confirmed to be displaying a brand new sport on the occasion subsequent week.
Other than this, nonetheless, all the pieces else has been stored beneath wraps. A new Batman game is reportedly on the way, and it has been speculated that it is going to be revealed through the present, however nothing has been confirmed and no footage or artwork has leaked but. We additionally know that the rumored Resident Evil 3 remake is not going to be at The Game Awards, in response to Geoff Keighley. Aside from new sport bulletins, there will even be dwell performances from Chvrches and Green Day, and there are positive to be superstar appearances as properly.
When Is The Game Awards?
The 2019 Game Awards takes place on Thursday, December 12, within the United States.
- US East Coast: 8:30 PM ET
- US West Coast: 5:30 PM PT
- US Central: 7:30 PM CST
- London: 1:30 AM GMT (Friday)
- Syndey: 11:30 PM AET (Friday)
Where Can I Watch The Game Awards?
The Game Awards shall be streaming dwell proper right here on GameSpot, however it can even be out there on a variety of different platforms. Those embrace: