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gamescom 2017 – These are the gamescom award nominees

The final phase of the gamescom award 2017 has begun: the Jury, consisting of German and international games journalists, as well as well-known YouTubers and Co., have named the nominees. Find out here who is nominated.

Over 100 entries had been submitted , more than 50 new products and stands qualified for the final round. This year, winners will be distinguished in a total of 23 categories. The festive award ceremony will take place on the social media stage (Hall 10.1, stand F-070) on Thursday, 24 August, 5:00 p.m.

With immediate effect and up until Thursday, 24 August, 2:00 p.m., you have the chance to vote for your favourites via the official gamescom app.

 

These are the nominees for the gamescom award 2017:

A. Category group: Best of gamescom

Best of Gamescom award
* Each game/product that wins one of the categories (except best add-on/DLC and best booth) has the chance to be honoured in the main category of Best of gamescom.
B. category group: gamescom global awards

gamescom award for best add-on/DLC
* Battlefield 1: In the Name of the Tsar, Electronic Arts
* Final Fantasy XV: Episode Comrades, Square Enix
* Halo Wars 2: Awakening the Nightmare, Microsoft

gamescom award for best booth
* Ace Combat 7, Bandai Namco
* Bigpoint Booth, Bigpoint
* Bude von Tölz, expert
* Dragon Ball FighterZ, Bandai Namco
* Electronic Arts Gamescom Booth 2017, Electronic Arts
* God’s Trigger, Techland
* Landwirtschafts-Simulator: Nintendo Switch, Astragon
* Monster Hunter: World, Capcom
* Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
* Project CARS 2, Bandai Namco
* Pure Farming 2018, Techland
* Sony PlayStation Booth Entertainment Area, Sony
* Strange Brigade, Rebellion
* Total War: Warhammer II, Koch Media
* Tropico 6, Kalypso Media
* Wargaming-Booth, Wargaming
* Xbox Booth, Microsoft
C. Category group: Platform

Best Console Game Sony PlayStation 4
* Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
* Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
* Monster Hunter: World, Capcom
* Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
* Uncharted: The Lost Legacy, Sony

Best Console Game Microsoft Xbox One
* Ark: Survival Evolved, Koch Media
* Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
* Crackdown 3, Microsoft
* Forza Motorsport 7, Microsoft
* Mittelerde: Schatten des Krieges, Warner Bros.

Best Console Game Nintendo Switch
* FIFA 18, Electronic Arts
* Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Ubisoft
* Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo

Best PC Game
* Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
* Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
* ELEX, THQ Nordic
* Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Koch Media
* Total War: Warhammer II, Koch Media

Best Mobile Game
* Danger Mouse: The Danger Games, 9th Impact
* Metroid: Samus Returns, Nintendo

D. Category group: Genre

Best Role Playing Game
* Assassin’s Creed Origins, Ubisoft
* Detroit: Become Human, Sony
* Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Koch Media
* Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
* South Park: DIE REKTAKULÄRE ZERREISSPROBE, Ubisoft

Best Racing Game
* Forza Motorsport 7, Microsoft
* Need for Speed Payback, Electronic Arts
* Project CARS 2 , Bandai Namco

Best Action Game
* Call of Duty: WWII, Activision Blizzard
* Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
* Mittelerde: Schatten des Krieges, Warner Bros.
* Star Wars Battlefront 2, Electronic Arts
* Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo

Best Simulation Game
* Ace Combat 7, Bandai Namco
* F1 2017, Koch Media
* Landwirtschafts-Simulator: Nintendo Switch, Astragon
* Life is Strange: Before the Storm, Square Enix
* Project CARS 2 , Bandai Namco

Best Sports Game
* FIFA 18, Electronic Arts
* PES 2018, Konami
* Wreckfest, THQ Nordic

Best Family Game
* Anki Overdrive: Fast & Furious Edition, Anki
* LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2, Warner Bros.
* Life is Strange: Before the Storm, Square Enix
* Ni No Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom, Bandai Namco
* Super Mario Odyssey, Nintendo

Best Strategy Game 
* Age of Empires: Definitive Edition, Microsoft
* Ancestors, 1C Publishing
* Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Ubisoft
* Total War: Warhammer II, Koch Media
* Tropico 6, Kalypso Media

Best Puzzle / Skill Game
* God’s Trigger, Techland

Best Social / Online Game 
* Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
* Hidden Agenda, Sony
* Monster Hunter: World, Capcom

Best Casual Game 
* Hidden Agenda, Sony
* Mario & Rabbids Kingdom Battle, Ubisoft
* Super Lucky’s Tale, Microsoft

Best Multiplayer Game 
* Ark: Survival Evolved, Koch Media
* Call of Duty: WWII, Activision Blizzard
* Destiny 2, Activision Blizzard
* Monster Hunter: World, Capcom
* Star Wars Battlefront 2, Electronic Arts

Best Virtual Reality Game
* Ace Combat 7, Bandai Namco
* Fallout 4 VR, ZeniMax
* The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR, ZeniMax

Best Hardware
* Anki Overdrive: Fast & Furious Edition, Anki
* Xbox One X, Microsoft
E. Category group: Consumer award 

gamescom “Most Wanted” Consumer award
* alle nominierten Spiele/Produkte (außer Nominierte Best Add-on/DLC und Nominierte Best Booth)
F. Category group: Indie award

gamescom Indie award
* AER: Memories of Old, Daedalic Entertainment
* Deep Sky Derelicts, 1C Publishing
* Double Kick Heroes, Headbang Club
* Keyboard Sports, Triband
* Past Cure, Phantom 8 Studio