Valve has compiled a list of the most popular candidates and told when to wait for the start of voting.
The Valve Corporation in anticipation of the start of the winter sales in its digital distribution service has announced the nominees for the annual prize Awards The Steam. Voting opens tomorrow and runs until the third of January, reports the online edition of the Chronicle.info with reference to overclockers.ua.
This year for the title of “Game of the year” by Steam users expect PlayerUnknown”s Battlegrounds, Monster Hunter: World, Kingdom Come: Deliverance, Hitman 2 and Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. Interestingly, Valve has decided to exclude yourself from the category of “Best developer” along with this, increasing the number of nominees to ten.
The winners of The Awards will be announced in February. Full list of nominations and applicants is available below.
Nominated for “game of the year”:
PlayerUnknown”s Battlegrounds;the Monster Hunter World;Kingdom Come: Deliverance;Hitman 2;Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.
Nomination “game of the year in virtual reality”:
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR;VRChat;Beat Saber;Fallout 4 VR;VR Superhot.
Nomination “Favorite child”:
Dota 2;Grand Theft Auto V;No Man’s Sky;Path of Exile;Stardew Valley.
Nominated for “Best environment”:
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt;Wildstar;Shadow of the Tomb Raider;Far Cry 5;Dark Souls III.
Nomination “a Friend in the game”:
Counter-Strike: Global Offensive;Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege;Payday 2;Dead by Daylight;Overcooked! 2.
Nominated for “Best alternative history”:
II Wolfeinstein: The New Colossus;Assassin’s Creed Odyssey;Hearts of Iron IV;Sid Meier’s Civilization VI;Fallout 4.
Nomination “the well machine!”:
Euro Truck Simulator 2;Rocket League;NieR:Automata;Factorio;Space Engineers.
Nominated for “Best developer”:
CD Projekt RED;Ubisoft;Bethesda;Rockstar Games;Digital Extremes;Square Enix;Capcom;Paradox Interactive;Bandai Namco Entertainment;Klei Entertainment.