Nintendo cops another Developer of the Year nomination.
The nominees for The Game Awards have been announced and Nintendo games have picked up several nominations.
Nintendo has been nominated for Studio of the Year, along with From Software (Bloodborne), Kojima Productions (Metal Gear Solid 5), Bethesda Game Studios (Fallout 4) and CD Projekt Red (The Witcher 3). Several games for Nintendo systems have also copped nomination, including a clean sweep of the Best Family Game nominations.
Awards with Nintendo nominees and the opposition are:
- Game of the Year: Super Mario Maker (Witcher 3, Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain, Fallout 4, Bloodborne)
- Handheld/Mobile Game of the Year: Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate (Downwell, Fallout Shelter, Lara Croft Go, Pac-Man 256)
- Best Shooter: Splatoon (Call of Duty Black Ops 3, Destiny: The Taken King, Halo 5: Guardians, Star Wars Battlefront
- Best Multiplayer: Splatoon (Call of Duty Black Ops 3, Destiny: The Taken King, Halo 5: Guardians, Rocket League)
- Best Family Game: Super Mario Maker, Splatoon, Lego Dimensions, Skylanders Supercharged and Disney Infinity 3.0
The Game Awards will air on Twitch and Youtube on December 3.