The Game Awards 2022 is the last big event of the year, and it's scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 8th — live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles — beginning at 4:30pm / 7:30pm ET / 12:30am GMT. We also now have a list of all the nominees, and as highlighted by the Xbox team, Game Pass is heavily represented.
Altogether, 17 games that are included with Xbox Game Pass are up for at least one award at The Game Awards 2022, with some of them looking at multiple nominations! In fact, A Plague: Tale Requiem is being considered for five potential awards including Game of the Year, while Immortality and Tunic both have three nominations each across various categories as well.
Here are all the Xbox Game Pass games and the awards they've been nominated for:
- A Memoir Blue (Games For Impact)
- A Plague Tale: Requiem (Game Of The Year, Best Narrative, Best Score & Music, Best Performance, Best Action/Adventure
- As Dusk Falls (Games For Impact, Innovation In Accessibility)
- Citizen Sleeper (Games For Impact)
- Dune: Spice Wars (Best Sim/Strategy)
- Immortality (Best Game Direction, Best Narrative, Best Performance)
- Metal: Hellsinger (Best Score & Music)
- No Man's Sky (Best Community Support)
- Norco (Best Debut Indie)
- Return To Monkey Island (Innovation In Accessibility)
- Scorn (Best Art Direction)
- Starfield (Most Anticipated Game)
- TMNT: Shredder's Revenge (Best Action Game, Best Multiplayer)
- Total War: Warhammer III (Best Sim/Strategy)
- Tunic (Best Indie, Best Action/Adventure, Best Debut Indie)
- Two Point Campus (Best Sim/Strategy)
- Vampire Survivors (Best Debut Indie)
Don't forget that you can have an impact on all these categories by heading to the official The Game Awards 2022 website, so be sure to cast your vote for anything that you think deserves to win!
Although we're a UK-based website and The Game Awards 2022 takes place in the middle of the night for us, we'll still be providing live coverage of the show, so don't fret - you won't miss any of the big announcements or award winners!
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