Category Archives: 2012

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

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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

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PAX Panel Audio, Part 1

In this “Will Win/Should Win” debate (part 1), depictions of evil take center stage with analysis of Vaas and Alan Wake. Susan Arendt reveals her lust for the one she thinks should also be shot and put down like a rabid animal. Continue reading

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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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Will Win/Should Win: The NAVGTR Awards Debate (PAX)

Going to PAX East?  Visit our “Will Win/Should Win” panel at 4:30pm Sunday March 24.  Here’s the official description: “Developers and journalists discuss and handicap the NAVGTR Awards races with last-minute predictions just hours before the winners are announced in each … Continue reading

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Far Cry 3 leads NAVGTR nominations

Far Cry 3 leads NAVGTR nominations with 12 nods. Max Payne 3 and Mass Effect 3 have 10 nods each. Continue reading

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