Here Are The Gaming BAFTA 2017 Nominations

by : Ewan Moore on : 09 Mar 2017 10:25

It’s that time of year again, the nominations for the 2017 BAFTA Games Awards have been announced and they’re… pretty much exactly what you’d expect. 


The excellent Uncharted 4 leads the pack with a whopping eight nominations, while the wonderful INSIDE is close behind with seven (of course). So let’s just dive straight in and take a look at the nominations.

Artistic Achievement

ABZÛ, Dishonored 2, INSIDE, The Last Guardian, Uncharted 4, Unravel


Audio Achievement

Battlefield 1, DOOM, INSIDE, The Last Guardian, Rex Infinite, Uncharted 4

Best Game

Firewatch, INSIDE, Overwatch, Stardew Valley, Titanfall 2, Uncharted 4

British Game


Batman: Arkham VR, Forza Horizon 3, No Man’s Sky, Overcooked, Planet Coaster, Virginia

Debut Game

Firewatch, Overcooked, Oxenfree, That Dragon, Cancer, The Witness, Virginia

Evolving Game

Destiny: Rise of Iron, Elite Dangerous: Horizons, EVE Online, Final Fantasy XIV: Online, Hitman, Rocket League


LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Overcooked, The Playroom VR, Pokémon GO, Ratchet & Clank, Toca Hair Salon!

Game Design


Battlefield 1, Dishonored 2, INSIDE, Overwatch, Titanfall 2, The Witness

Game Innovation

Batman: Arkham VR, Firewatch, Pokémon GO, That Dragon, Cancer, Unseen Diplomacy, The Witness

There we are then. Who will win? Who will lose? We’ll find out during the awards ceremony, hosted by Danny Wallace, on April 6.

Ewan Moore

Ewan Moore is a journalist at UNILAD Gaming who still quite hasn't gotten out of his mid 00's emo phase. After graduating from the University of Portsmouth in 2015 with a BA in Journalism & Media Studies (thanks for asking), he went on to do some freelance words for various places, including Kotaku, Den of Geek, and TheSixthAxis, before landing a full time gig at UNILAD in 2016.

Topics: Gaming