Here Are The Gaming BAFTA 2017 Nominations


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.