Category Archives: Nominations by Genre

Mario wins GOTY; Horizon wins 7

The biggest winner is Horizon Zero Dawn with 7 awards. The record is held by The Last of Us with fifteen from three years ago. Continue reading

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PAX East Debate

At PAX East, developers and journalists discuss and handicap the NAVGTR Awards races with last-minute predictions just hours before the winners are announced in each category, in one of the weekend’s final panels. Moderated by Ken Gagne of PC World, … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Control Design - 2D or Limited 3D, Costume Design, Events, Expo, Franchise Fighting, Franchise Role Playing, Game Design - Franchise, Game Design - New IP, Lead Performance in a Drama, Press, Supporting Performance in a Drama, Writing in a Comedy, Writing in a Drama | Tagged , , , ,

Assassin’s Creed III wins 5 awards

Assassin’s Creed III won the most NAVGTR Awards for 2012. Set against American history and winning for Direction, Game Design, Lighting, Score, and Franchise Adventure, the game’s five awards topped Game of the Year winner Journey, which won four awards … Continue reading

Posted in 2012, Direction in a Game Cinema, Franchise Adventure, Game Design - Franchise, Game of the Year, Lighting/Texturing, Original Dramatic Score - Franchise | Tagged , , ,

PAX Panel Audio, Part 2

In this “Will Win/Should Win” debate (part 2), panelists discuss Alan Wake’s Mr. Scratch, writing in comedy and drama, and franchise genres for fighting and role playing, including Persona 4 Arena and Mass Effect 3. Continue reading

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Batman: Arkham City

WINNER, Control Design 3D; WINNER, Lighting/Texturing

Posted in 2011, Control Design - 3D, Franchise Action, Game Design - Franchise, Game of the Year, Lighting/Texturing | Tagged ,

Battlefield 3

WINNER, Sequel Action

Posted in 2011, Franchise Action, Game of the Year, Lighting/Texturing | Tagged ,

Age of Empires Online

WINNER, Outstanding Strategy Game

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From Dust

Posted in 2011, Outstanding Game, Strategy | Tagged ,

Iron Brigade (Trenched)

Posted in 2011, Outstanding Game, Strategy | Tagged ,

Doc Clock: The Toasted Sandwich of Time

Posted in 2011, Outstanding Game, Special Class | Tagged

Fruit Ninja Kinect

Posted in 2011, Outstanding Game, Special Class | Tagged

Swarm

WINNER, Outstanding Special Class Game

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