British Academy Games Awards nominations revealed

British Academy Games Awards nominations revealed

Published On February 10, 2015 | By David Wriglesworth | News

The nominations for the British Academy Games Awards 2015 have been announced.

Alien: Isolation leads the way with six nominations, with Far Cry 4 and Monument Valley in the running for five each.

Artistic Achievement

  • Assassin’s Creed Unity
  • Far Cry 4
  • Hohokum
  • Lumino City
  • Monument Valley
  • Valiant Hearts

Audio Achievement

  • Alien: Isolation
  • The Banner Saga
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved
  • Mario Kart 8
  • The Sailor’s Dream

Best Game

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Destiny
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Monument Valley

British Game

  • 80 Days
  • Alien: Isolation
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • Geometry Wars 3: Dimensions
  • Lumino City
  • Monument Valley

Debut Game

  • The Banner Saga
  • Counterspy
  • Hitman Go
  • Never Alone (Kisima Ingitchuna)
  • Shovel Knight
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Family

  • The LEGO Movie Videogame
  • LittleBigPlanet 3
  • Minecraft: Console Editions
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Skylanders Trap Team
  • Twelve A Dozen

Game Design

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Destiny
  • Far Cry 4
  • Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
  • Middle-Earth: Stone of Mordor
  • Threes

Game Innovation

  • 80 Days
  • Alien: Isolation
  • Lumino City
  • Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Titanfall
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Mobile & Handheld

  • 80 Days
  • Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
  • Hitman Go
  • Monument Valley
  • Threes
  • The Walking Dead: Season 2

Multiplayer

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft
  • Destiny
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Minecraft: Console Editions
  • Titanfall

Music

  • Alien: Isolation
  • The Banner Saga
  • Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved
  • Far Cry 4
  • Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • The Sailor’s Dream

Original Property

  • Kalimba
  • Monument Valley
  • Sunset Overdrive
  • Titanfall
  • Valiant Hearts
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

Performer

  • Adam Harrington (The Wolf Among Us)
  • Ashley Johnson (The Last of Us: Left Behind)
  • Kevin Spacey (Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare)
  • Logan Cunningham (Transistor)
  • Melissa Hutchinson (The Walking Dead: Season 2)
  • Troy Baker (Far Cry 4)

Persistent Game

  • Destiny
  • Eve Online – Phoebe
  • League of Legends
  • Runescape
  • World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor
  • World of Tanks

Sport

  • FIFA 15
  • Football Manager 2015
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • Olliolli
  • Madden NFL 15
  • Trials Fusion

Story

  • 80 Days
  • Broken Age
  • Far Cry 4
  • The Last of Us: Left Behind
  • Never Alone (Kisima Ingitchuna)
  • The Wolf Among Us

BAFTA Ones to Watch Award (in association with Dare to Be Digital)

  • Chambara
  • Sagittarious
  • Don’t Walk: Run

The winners will be announced at the British Academy Games Awards ceremony, which will be hosted by actor/comedian Rufus Hound on Thursday, March 11th, 2015 at Tobacco Dock in London.

About The Author

David Wriglesworth is a Northern lad with a passion for gaming, who graduated from the University of Lincoln with a BA (Hons) Journalism degree. If you can drag him away from the consoles, you can probably find him Tweeting or watching Coronation Street.