The Game Awards 2014 Nominees and Winners

Were you unable to watch The Game Awards tonight due to work or some other reason? Don’t worry, MONG has you covered! We’ve compiled a list of all the nominees and winners from The Game Awards 2014 below!


GAME OF THE YEAR

Winner:

Dragon Age: Inquisition

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Nominees:

  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • Hearthstone
  • Shadow of Mordor
  • Bayonetta 2
  • Dark Souls II

 DEVELOPER OF THE YEAR

Winner:

Nintendo

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Nominees:

  • Blizzard
  • Monolith
  • Nintendo
  • Telltale Games
  • Ubisoft Montreal

BEST INDEPENDENT GAME

Winner:

Shovel Knight

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Nominees:

  • Broken Age
  • Monument Valley
  • Shovel Knight
  • Transistor
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter

BEST MOBILE/HANDHELD GAME

Winner:

HearthStone

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Nominees:

  • Bravely Default
  • HearthStone
  • Monument Valley
  • Super Smash Bros.  for 3DS
  • Threes!

BEST NARRATIVE

Winner:

Valiant Hearts: The Great War

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Nominees:

  • South Park: The Stick of Truth
  • The Walking Dead: Season Two
  • The Wolf Among Us
  • Valiant Hearts: The Great War
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order

BEST SCORE/SOUNDTRACK

Winner:

Destiny

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Nominees:

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Child of Light
  • Destiny
  • Sunset Overdrive
  • Transistor

BEST PERFORMANCE

Winner:

Trey Parker as Various Voices, South Park: The Stick of Truth

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Nominees:

  • Adam Harrington as Bigby Wolf, The Wolf Among Us
  • Kevin Spacey as Jonathan Irons, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Melissa Hutchison as Clementine, The Walking Dead: Season Two
  • Trey Parker as Various Voices, South Park: The Stick of Truth
  • Troy Baker as Talion, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

GAMES FOR CHANGE

Winner:

Valiant Hearts: The Great War

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Nominees:

  • Mountain
  • Never Alone
  • The Last of Us: Left Behind
  • This War of Mine
  • Valiant Hearts: The Great War

BEST REMASTER

Winner:

Grand Theft Auto V

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Nominees:

  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Pokemon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire
  • The Last of Us Remastered
  • The Master Chief Collection
  • Tomb Raider: Definitive Edition


BEST SHOOTER

Winner:

Far Cry 4

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Nominees:

  • Titanfall
  • Destiny
  • Far Cry 4
  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Wolfenstein: The New Order

BEST ACTION/ADVENTURE

Winner:

Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor

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Nominees:

  • Alien: Isolation
  • Assassin’s Creed Unity
  • Bayonetta 2
  • Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor
  • Sunset Overdrive

BEST RPG

Winner:

Dragon Age: Inqusition

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Nominees:

  • Divinity
  • Bravely Default
  • Dark Souls II
  • Dragon Age: Inquisition
  • South Park: The Stick of Truth

BEST FIGHTING GAME

Winner:

Super Smash Bros. for Wii U

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Nominees:

  • Killer Instinct: Season Two
  • Persona 4 Arena Ultimax
  • Super Smash Bros. for 3DS
  • Super Smash Bros. for Wii U
  • Ultra Street Fighter IV

BEST FAMILY GAME

Winner:

Mario Kart 8

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Nominees:

  • Disney Infinity 2.0
  • Fantasia: Music Evolved
  • Mario Kart 8
  • Skylanders: Trap Team
  • Tomodachi Life

BEST SPORTS/RACING GAME

Winner:

Mario Kart 8

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Nominees:

  • Fifa 15
  • Forza Horizon 2
  • Mario Kart 8
  • NBA 2K15
  • Trials Fusion

BEST ONLINE EXPERIENCE

Winner:

Destiny

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Nominees:

  • Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
  • Dark Souls II
  • Destiny
  • Hearthstone
  • Titanfall

Do you think the winners deserved the awards, or do you think a different game or actor should  have taken home the trophy? Let us know what you think in the comments below!


Matt Middleton is an associate writer for MONG. He is also a lover of Mexican cuisine, How I Met Your Mother, and fun video games. Follow him on Twitter for a daily dose of song lyrics and pictures and thoughts about the aforementioned food and video games.

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