Every year, The Game Awards recognizes the inventive and technical excellence in the video game industry. Tonight’s show brought together a mix of players, developers, and gaming culture to the forefront. Hosted by Geoff Keighley and featuring patron presenters like Brie Larson, Keanu Reeves, Christopher Nolan, Reggie Fils-Aime, Nolan North, and many others, the demo was a tremendous celebration of all things gaming.

Shipping sports in normal circumstances is a miracle and determining so many amazing tournaments carry this year is truly remarkable and we congratulate every make that was nominated and acquired this year. Xbox was fortunate to be nominated across nine lists, including Best RPG, Best Sim/ Strategy, Best Action/ Adventure, and more. We’re also incredibly grateful to have Tell Me Why win the Games for Impact category and Microsoft Flight Simulator as Best Sim/ Strategy.

Here’s a complete list of our campaigners 😛 TAGEND

Best Art Direction: Ori and the Will of the WispsBest Score/ Music: Ori and the Will of the WispsGames for Impact: Tell Me Why- WinnerInnovation in Accessibility: GroundedBest Action/ Adventure: Ori and the Will of the WispsBest RPG: Wasteland 3Best Family: Minecraft DungeonsBest Sim/ Strategy: Gears Tricks and Microsoft Flight Simulator- WinnerMost Anticipated: Halo Infinite

The Game Awards Bulletins and Reveals

Perfect Dark Announced

This evening the team at The Initiative announced Perfect Dark which will re-imagine one of the best adored IPs from gaming biography. The squad is comprised of some of “the worlds largest” talented competition creators from around the industry who share a passion for storytelling, world-building, and the establishment of memorable competition knowledge. We can’t wait to share more in the future. Read more now.

Master Chief Arrives in Fortnite

As announced at The Game Awards, the Master Chief is the next anatomy from across realities to join the hunt in Season 5. Starting right now, suit up as the Chief in Fortnite and take on your next enterprise. The Master Chief Outfit arrives with the rest of the brand-new Master Chief placed — the next addition to Fortnite’s Gaming Legends serials. Rep the UNSC with the UNSC Pelican Glider, a miniature Pelican carrier, the lil’ Warthog emote and showing a holographic Elite skull with a trophy of the Chief’s employs: The Battle Legend Back Bling. Read more now .

Microsoft Flight Simulator Coming to Xbox Series X | S Summer 2021

For the first time ever, aspiring captains on console will take flight in this critically acclaimed pretending. As divulged during The Game Awards, Microsoft Flight Simulator will come to life on Xbox Series X | S this Summer. Simmers on Xbox Series X | S is looking forward to the same grade of extent as the PC version, allowing you to experience the most genuine and realistic flight simulator we’ve ever established. Read more here.

Cyberpunk 2077 Comes to Forza Horizon 4

Congratulations to my best friend at CD Projekt Red for today’s launch of Cyberpunk 2077. We’re provoked to announce that the dark future of Cyberpunk 2077 will also come to Forza Horizon 4 through one of Night City’s most iconic automobiles: the Quadra Turbo-R V-TECH. This powerhouse has been rending through wall street of Night City in style like no other, and players can now bring this cult muscle vehicle into Forza Horizon 4 across Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, and Windows 10 PC. To unlock the Quadra Turbo-R V-TECH, actors should look for an event on the map near Edinburgh announced “_NIGHTCITY.EXE_.” This is a one-on-one race against the car where win will then lend it to player’s garages.

Celebrate The Game Awards with Rebates and Demos

In celebration of The Game Awards, we’re energized to bring to you The Game Awards Sale. Find sports up to 67% off on some of the campaigners from this and past years, Playable Demos of some of the ID @Xbox recreations that were considered , selected, or will be showcasing at this event, and an Xbox Events page to help watch the event on the big-hearted day.

The Debut of Warhammer 40,000: Darktide Gameplay

Announced at the Xbox Games Showcase in July, fans got their firstly glimpse of Warhammer 40,000: Darktide gameplay. A visceral 4-player co-op action game set in the hive city of Tertium and brandishing Fatshark’s signature brutal melee combat, fans can expect to fight off hordes of foes in this new Warhammer: 40,000 know-how propelling on Xbox Series X | S in 2021.

Among Us coming soon to Xbox Game Pass for PC

The team at Innersloth was aroused to announce that they’re bringing one of the biggest gaming smacks of 2020 to Xbox Game Pass for PC. With over a half billion musicians previously, Among Us is an online, 4-10 multiplayer activity that has you and your friends attempting to prepare your spaceship for divergence with one( or more) Imposters onboard trying to sabotage the gangs progress. Read more now .

Learn More About Our Nominees

Ori and the Will of the Wisps

From the creators of Ori and the Blind Forest- the acclaimed escapade activity with more than 50 gifts and nominations- comes the highly-anticipated sequel, Ori and the Will of the Wisps. Embark on an all-new adventure in a vast and exotic macrocosm where you’ll encounter towering foes and difficult problems on your seek to discover Ori’s genuine destiny.

Tell Me Why

Tell Me Why is the latest narrative undertaking sport from Dontnod Entertainment, the studio behind the beloved franchise, Life Is Strange. In this intimate mystery, twins Tyler and Alyson Ronan use their special ligament to disentangle the rememberings of their cordial but agitated infancy in beautiful small-town Alaska.


The world of Grounded is a vast, beautiful, and dangerous place- especially when you have been shrunken to the size of an ant. Explore, improved, and endure together in this cooperative survival-adventure. Can you prosper alongside the multitudes of beings bugs, opposing to survive the jeopardies of the backyard? Join the community and help shape the future of Grounded in Xbox Game Preview.

Wasteland 3

Wasteland 3 is a squad-based roleplaying game from inXile entertainment, peculiarity challenging tactical engagement, hours of investigate, and a penetrating, reactive narration full of changes, turns, and remorseless ethical decisions. Play in single-player or co-op as you create a squad of up to six Rangers and customize them with benefits and abilities geared to your playstyle. Saving Colorado isn’t going to be easy, but Arizona is counting on you, so … don’t screwing it up.

Minecraft Dungeons

Fight your action through an all-new action-adventure game, inspired by classic dungeon crawlers and set in the Minecraft universe! Brave the vaults alone, or team up with friends! Up to four players can duel together through action-packed, treasure-stuffed, wildly diversified tiers- all in an epic journey to save the villagers and take down the scourge Arch-Illager!

Gears Tactics

Gears Tactics is the fast-paced, turn-based strategy game set 12 times before the first Gears of War. Play as Gabe Diaz, recruiting, furnishing, and commanding your squads on a frantic mission to hunt down the relentless and strong commander of the Locust army: Ukkon, the brutality conceive who obliges monsters. Experience the intensity of one of the most-acclaimed video game sagas in an provoking new way.

Microsoft Flight Simulator

From light planes to wide-body planes, fly highly detailed and accurate aircraft in the next generation of Microsoft Flight Simulator. Test your navigate knowledge against the challenges of night flying, real-time atmospheric pretending, and live climate in a dynamic and living world. Create your flight are projected to anywhere on the planet. The nature is at your fingertips.

Halo Infinite

When all hope is lost and humanity’s fate hangs in the remaining balance, the Master Chief is ready to confront the most ruthless adversary he’s ever faced. Begin anew and step inside the armor of humanity’s greatest hero to experience an epic undertaking and finally explore the extent of the Halo ring itself. Coming in Fall 2021.

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