Golden Joystick Awards 2022: ELDEN RING and Horizon lead nominations


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The end of the year is approaching and with it the events to reward the most outstanding games of 2022. The new edition of the Golden Joystick Awards has just revealed its nominees and also opened its voting so that players can choose their favorite titles .

This year’s event will offer prizes spread across 17 categories. Those chosen were titles that were launched between November 23, 2021 and those that will arrive until November 4, the day the voting will close. Titles scheduled for release after November 22nd will fall under the Most Wanted category.

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The vote to choose the Game of the Year will take place from November 7 to 11, as this way the organizers will have the opportunity to take into account other important releases that will arrive in the final stretch of the year.

Among the nominations, 2 titles stand out above all: ELDEN RING Y Horizon Forbidden West, who are dominating the nominations for the 2022 Golden Joystick Awards. The winners will be announced on November 22. Below you can see the full list of nominees.

best narrative

  • IMMORTALITY
  • Return to Monkey Island
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • NORCO
  • I Was A Teenage Exocolonist
  • Wayward Strand

best multiplayer

  • ELDEN RING
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenue
  • MultiVersus
  • Splatoon 3
  • Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands
  • LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga

best visual design

  • Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart
  • ELDEN RING
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • Cult of the Lamb
  • Ghostwire: Tokyo
  • A Plague Tale: Requiem
  • Lost-in-Play

best indie game

  • Cult of the Lamb
  • TUNIC
  • rollerdrome
  • dorfromantik
  • Neon White
  • tear down

study of the year

  • Rool7
  • terrible toy box
  • Half-Mermaid
  • FromSoftware
  • Indoor/Night
  • Tribute Games

best game expansion

  • Final Fantasy XIV: Endwalker
  • Destiny 2: The Witch Queen
  • Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course
  • GTA Online: The Contract
  • Guild Wars 2: End of Dragons
  • Total War: Warhammer III – Immortal Empires

better audio

  • We Are OFK
  • Xenoblade Chronicles 3
  • Metal: Hellsinger
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge
  • Grand Touring 7
  • OlliOlli World

best gaming community

  • dreams
  • final fantasy XIV
  • dreams
  • Grid Legends
  • No Man’s Sky
  • Splatoon 3
  • Warframe

PC Game of the Year

  • Neon White[i]
  • [i]Return to Monkey Island
  • Hardspace: Shipbreaker
  • tear down
  • Total War: Warhammer 3
  • Warhammer 40,000: Chaos Gate – Daemonhunters

PlayStation Game of the Year

  • Grand Touring 7
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • STRAY
  • ELDEN RING
  • The Last of Us: Part I
  • SIFU

Nintendo Game of the Year

  • Xenoblade Chronicles 3
  • Pokémon Legends: Arceus
  • Kirby and the Forgotten Land
  • LIVE TO LIVE
  • Splatoon 3
  • Nintendo Switch Sports

Xbox Game of the Year

  • halo-infinite
  • SCORN
  • grounded
  • Ace Dusk Falls
  • Sniper Elite 5
  • Dying Light 2: Stay Human

best gaming hardware

  • play date
  • Steam Deck
  • Analog Pocket
  • Backbone One: PlayStation Edition
  • Roccat Kone XP
  • WD_BLACK SN850 NVMe SSD for PS5

Continued Game Award

  • apex legends
  • Genshin Impact
  • final fantasy XIV
  • Sims 4
  • Minecraft
  • Fortnite
  • Pokémon GO
  • Lost Ark
  • The Elder Scrolls Online

Best Early Access Release

  • Disney Dreamlight Valley
  • Slime Rancher 2
  • Dune: Spice Wars
  • Core Keeper
  • vampire survivors
  • Gloomwood

best trailer

  • The Callisto Protocol — Trailer The Truth of Black Iron
  • Goat Simulator 3 — Reveal Trailer
  • skate —Trailer Still Working On It
  • Bloody Hell — Trailer Hotel Reveal
  • timeflies — Reveal Trailer
  • Alan Wake 2 — Reveal Trailer

most wanted game

  • The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom
  • final fantasy xvi
  • Assassin’s Creed Mirage
  • Dead Island 2
  • forspoken
  • Street Fighter 6
  • Star Wars Jedi: Survivor
  • Warhammer 40,000: Darktide
  • Honkai: StarRail
  • Starfield
  • exoprimal
  • redfall
  • Hogwarts Legacy
  • The Day Before
  • Mass Effect
  • Marvel’s Spider-Man 2
  • Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth
  • Hollow Knight: Silk Song
  • Kerbal Space Program 2
  • dead space

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