Winners of the 2021 Game Awards: Game of the Year with two victories

The 2021 Game Awards was held last night. With a lot of secrets, news and trailers, the awards were awarded.

This year’s game of the year nominations are Deathloop, It Takes Two, Metroid Dread, Psychonauts 2, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart and Resident Evil Village.

Deathloop, Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart, It Takes Two and Psychonauts 2 led the way with the most nominations.

You will find the complete list of nominations below, with the winners in bold.


Winner of 2021 Game Awards

Game of the Year

  • Endless loop
  • Need two
  • Metroid Fear
  • Spirit Flyer 2
  • Ratchet and Clank: Rift Valley
  • Resident Evil Village

Best Game Instruction

  • Endless loop
  • Need two
  • return
  • Spirit Flyer 2
  • “Ratchet and Clank: Rift Valley”

Best narrative

  • Endless loop
  • It needs Tw
  • Life is Strange: True Colors
  • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Spirit Flyer 2

Best Art Direction

  • Clever escape
  • Endless loop
  • Keena: The Bridge of Spirit
  • Spirit Flyer 2
  • Ratchet & Clanl: Rift Apart

Best score and music

  • Clever escape
  • Cyberpunk 2077
  • Endless loop
  • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Neil Copies

Best audio design

  • Endless loop
  • Forza Horizon 5
  • Ratchet and Clank: Rift Valley
  • Resident Evil Village
  • return

Best performance

  • Erika Mori as Alex Chen-Life is Strange: True Colors
  • Giancarlo Esposito as Anton Castillo-Far Cry 6
  • Jason E. Kelley as Colt Vahn-Deathloop
  • Maggie Robertson as Lady Dimitrescu-Resident Evil Village
  • The Gospel of Juliana Black-Deathloop

Impact games

  • before your eyes
  • Boyfriend dungeon
  • endive
  • Life is Strange: True Colors
  • Never go home

Best in progress

  • Apex Legend
  • Call of Duty: War Zone
  • Final Fantasy 14 online
  • Fort night
  • Primordial shock

Best indie music

  • 12 minutes
  • Death’s door
  • Keena: The Bridge of Spirit
  • encryption
  • Cycle hero

Best mobile game

  • Fantasia
  • Primordial shock
  • League of Legends: Wild Rift
  • Marvel’s future revolution
  • Pokemon United

Best community support

  • Apex Legend
  • Destiny 2
  • Final Fantasy 14 online
  • Fort night
  • Unmanned sky

Barrier-free innovation

  • Far Cry 6
  • Forza Horizon 5
  • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Ratchet and Clank: Rift Valley
  • Valley: Shadow of the Crown

Best augmented reality/virtual reality

  • Killer 3
  • I expect you to die 2
  • Echoes of Lonely 2
  • Resident Evil 4
  • Sniper Elite VR

Best Action Game

  • 4 blood back
  • Knight 2
  • Endless loop
  • Far Cry 6
  • return

Best Action Adventure

  • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
  • Metroid Fear
  • Spirit Flyer 2
  • “Ratchet and Clank: Rift Valley”
  • Resident Evil Village

Best role play

  • Cyberpunk
  • Monster Hunter Rise
  • Scarlet Center
  • Shin Goddess Rebirth 5
  • Rise story

Best sports/racing

  • F1 2021
  • FIFA 22
  • Forza Horizon 5
  • Hot Wheels Release
  • Cavaliers Republic

Best fighting

  • Demon Slayer -Kimetsu No Yaiba –The Hinokami Chronicles
  • Guilty Gear Struggle
  • Melty Blood-Lumina type
  • Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl
  • Virtua Fighter 5: Ultimate Showdown

Best family

  • Need two
  • Mario Party Superstar
  • New Pokemon Snapshot
  • Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury
  • Warioware: Put it together

Best simulation/strategy

  • Age of Empires 4
  • Evil Genius 2: Rule the World
  • Humanity
  • encryption
  • Microsoft Flight Simulator

Best multiplayer game

  • 4 blood back
  • Need two
  • Knockout city
  • Monster Hunter Rise
  • New world
  • Wallheim

Best debut

  • Keena: The Bridge of Spirit
  • sable
  • Clever escape
  • Forgotten city
  • Wallheim

The most anticipated game

  • Eldon Ring
  • Ares Gods Twilight
  • Horizon Forbidden West
  • The Legend of Zelda: The Sequel to Breath of the Wild
  • Star field

Content Creator of the Year

  • dream
  • Fosley
  • Gauls
  • Ibai
  • Grave

Best e-sports game

  • call of Duty
  • Counter Strike: GO
  • Dota 2
  • League of Legends
  • Appraisal

Best e-sports player

  • Chris “Simp” Lyle
  • Pig “ShowMaker” Sue
  • Magomed “crash” Khalilov
  • Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev
  • Tyson “TenZ” Ngo

Best eSports Team

  • Atlanta Fazer (COD)
  • DWG Kia (laughs)
  • Born for victory (CS:GO)
  • Sentinel (value)
  • Teamwork (DOTA2)

Best eSports Coach

  • Eilat “silent” Gaziev
  • Andrei “ENGH” Sholokhov
  • Andrei “B1ad3” Horodensky
  • James “Crowder” Crowder
  • Kim “kkOma” Zheng Kyun

Best eSports event

  • 2021 League of Legends World Finals
  • PGL Main Stockholm 2021
  • 2020 PUBG Mobile Global Championship
  • International 2021
  • Valorant Champions Tour: Stage 2 Masters