Death Stranding Takes the Lead for 2020 Game Developers Choice Awards

January 9, 2020
Death Stranding Takes the Lead for 2020 Game Developers Choice Awards

The nominees for 2020 Game Developers Choice Awards have been revealed, and Death Stranding takes the lead with nominations in 7 categories. It is followed by Outer Wilds and Control, which got 5 nominations each.

Untitled Goose Game, an interesting game that’s won the hearts of many, many players, is also nominated in a few categories, more precisely 4, out of which the most important is the category for the game of the year.

The 20th annual Game Developers Choice Awards ceremony will be held on March 18 at 6:30 pm PT. The event will take place at the San Francisco Moscone Center during the 2020 Game Developers Conference.

Here is the shortlist of nominees for each category:

BEST AUDIO

- Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- Sayonara Wild Hearts (Simogo/Annapurna Interactive)

- Control (Remedy Entertainment/505 Games)

- Untitled Goose Game (House House/Panic)

- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (Infinity Ward/Activision)

BEST DEBUT

- ZA/UM (Disco Elysium)

- Mobius Digital(Outer Wilds)

- William Chyr Studios(Manifold Garden)

- Foam Sword Games (Knights and Bikes)

- Chance Agency (Neo Cab)

BEST DESIGN

- Baba Is You (Hempuli)

- Outer Wilds (Mobius Digital/Annapurna Interactive)

- Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision Publishing, FromSoftware)

- Untitled Goose Game (House House/Panic)

INNOVATION AWARD

- Untitled Goose Game (House House/Panic)

- Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)

- Baba Is You (Hempuli)

- Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- Outer Wilds (Mobius Digital/Annapurna Interactive)

BEST MOBILE GAME

- Sayonara Wild Hearts (Simogo/Annapurna Interactive)

- What the Golf? (Triband Productions/The Label Limited)

- Grindstone (Capybara Games)

- Sky: Children of the Light (thatgamecompany)

- Call of Duty: Mobile (TiMi Studios/Activision)

BEST NARRATIVE

- Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)

- Control (Remedy Entertainment/505 Games)

- Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- The Outer Worlds (Obsidian Entertainment/Private Division)

- Outer Wilds (Mobius Digital/Annapurna Interactive)

BEST TECHNOLOGY

- Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- Control (Remedy Entertainment/505 Games)

- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (Infinity Ward/Activision)

- Apex Legends (Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts)

- Noita (Nolla Games)

BEST VISUAL ART

- Control (Remedy Entertainment/505 Games)

- Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision)

- Sayonara Wild Hearts (Simogo/Annapurna Interactive)

- Disco Elysium (ZA/UM)

BEST VR/AR GAME

- Vader Immortal (ILMxLAB/Disney)

- Blood & Truth (SCEE Studio London/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- Asgard's Wrath (Sanzaru Games/Oculus Studios)

- Boneworks (Stress Level Zero)

- Pistol Whip (Cloudhead Games)

GAME OF THE YEAR

- Death Stranding (Kojima Productions/Sony Interactive Entertainment)

- Control (Remedy Entertainment/505 Games)

- Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice (FromSoftware/Activision)

- Untitled Goose Game (House House/Panic)

- Outer Wilds (Mobius Digital/Annapurna Interactive)

So, do you like the nominees? Would you add some other games to the list?