The Game Awards 2019 Nominees Revealed — Death Stranding Nominated in Eight Categories By Sean Carey, 20 Nov 2019 CommentsThe Game Awards are almost upon us — the nominees have been picked, and now you can have your say in determining the winners in 29 categories. Fan voting is officially open, and you have until December 11 to cast your votes. This year, Death Stranding is currently leading the way with eight nominations in a variety of different categories, including Game of the Year. Remedy Entertainment's Control is following closely behind with seven nominations. In 2018, Red Dead Redemption 2, Celeste and Fortnite all took home multiple prizes, while God of War took the coveted Game of the Year award. To cast your votes, head over to The Game Awards website, where you will need to log in using Facebook or Twitter. You can watch this year's Game Awards live via YouTube and Twitch on December 12, 5:30 PM PT/8:30 PM ET / 1:30 AM GMT. We've highlighted some of the more relevant categories and listed them and their nominees below:Game of the YearControl Death Stranding Resident Evil 2 Sekiro: Shadows Die TwiceSuper Smash Bros. Ultimate The Outer WorldsBest Action GameApex Legends Astral Chain Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Devil May Cry 5 Gears 5 Metro ExodusBest Action-Adventure Game Borderlands 3 Control Death Stranding Resident Evil 2 The Legend Of Zelda: Link’s Awakening Sekiro: Shadows Die TwiceBest Art DirectionControl Death Stranding GRISSayonara Wild Hearts Sekiro: Shadows Die TwiceThe Legend Of Zelda: Link’s AwakeningBest Audio DesignCall of Duty: Modern Warfare Control Death Stranding Gears 5 Resident Evil 2 Sekiro: Shadows Die TwiceBest NarrativeA Plague Tale: Innocence Control Death Stranding Disco Elysium The Outer WorldsBest Independent GameDisco Elysium Katana ZERO Outer Wilds Untitled Goose GameBest PerformanceAshly Burch (The Outer Worlds) Courtney Hope (Control) Laura Bailey (Gears 5) Mads Mikkelsen (Death Stranding) Matthew Porretta (Control) Norman Reedus (Death Stranding)Best RPG GameDisco Elysium Final Fantasy XIV Kingdom Hearts 3 Monster Hunter World: Iceborne The Outer WorldsBest Strategy GameAge Of Wonders: Planetfall Anno 1800 Fire Emblem: Three Houses Total War: Three Kingdoms Tropico 6 WargrooveBest Sports/Racing GameCrash Team Racing Nitro-FueledDiRT Rally 2.0 eFootball Pro Evolution Soccer 2020 F1 2019 FIFA 20 Best Multiplayer Game Apex Legends Borderlands 3 Call of Duty: Modern Warfare Tetris 99 The Division 2You can view the full list of categories here. It's not all about the awards though, expect some new game reveals too. Last year, Over ten new games were announced, including the likes of The Outer Worlds and Far Cry New Dawn. There will also be an exclusive look at the Gears of War spin-off, Gears Tactics.Industry News Written by Sean CareyHey everyone! I'm Sean. I have been writing gaming content for various outlets over the past few years while studying a degree in Journalism. I grew up on everything PlayStation — mainly Metal Gear Solid, with a brief foray into the world of Xbox. Nowadays, you'll find me mainly playing multiplayer PC games, but with the recent addition of the Xbox Game Pass for PC, I'm looking forward to improving my TA Score.