Dec 6

Game Awards Live Viewership Up 65% In 2016

  Today, The Game Awards announced that its 2016 broadcast set new records for live viewership and social conversation. Continuing its digital-first approach to distribution, the Game Awards 2016 show featured highlight moments including Hideo Kojima receiving the industry icon award, Michael Phelps presenting Best eSports Player award, and performances by Run the Jewels, Rae […]

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Nov 25

Run the Jewels to Perform at Game Awards

Just Announced: Run the Jewels is set to take the stage at The Game Awards 2016 for an epic performance.  Featured this year in Gears of War 4, Killer Mike and El-P will perform at the show in advance of the release of their next album RTJ3.   The Game Awards streams live around the world […]

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Nov 22

Assassin’s Creed Movie and VR Experience Coming

Your Destiny Is In Your Blood!   Tune into The Game Awards 2016 for an exclusive new look at the Assassin’s Creed movie and the Movie VR Experience, presented by AMD Radeon, Fox and Alienware from the RED Room at the Microsoft Theater. During the show our hosts will present exclusive sneak peeks from the […]

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Nov 17

Hideo Kojima to Receive Industry Icon Award

Legendary Game Creator Returns to The Game Awards Stage For A Very Special Tribute On the heels of the nominees announcement for The Game Awards 2016, organizers for the game industry’s biggest celebration today announced that its highest honor, the “Industry Icon Award,” will be presented to legendary game creator Hideo Kojima. Kojima will attend […]

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Nov 15

Nominees Announced For The Game Awards 2016

Today the nominees for The Game Awards 2016 have been announced, celebrating creative and technical excellence in the videogame industry. Please see the nominee section for complete details, and tune in on Thursday, December 1st to find out who wins.  Read the nominees now. Watch Geoff Keighley announce the nominees live on YouTube.  

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Nov 14

AMD Radeon™ Mark V Giveaway

In partnership with the 2016 Game Awards, EA/DICE and world famous PC modders MNPCTECH, AMD RADEON are offering you the chance to win a scale replica RADEON RX inspired Mark V tank complete with an AMD powered PC inside to mark the launch of Battlefield 1.

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Nov 14

Mass Effect: Andromeda to World Premiere!

The Game Awards has announced that the world gameplay premiere of Mass Effect: Andromeda will happen live at The Game Awards 2016 on December 1st. Developed by Bioware, Mass Effect: Andromeda is scheduled for release in the spring of 2017.

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Nov 13

The Game Awards To be Largest Distributed Digital Event in History

The Game Awards 2016 will air live across a multitude of platforms and gaming services on December 1st. Tune in to watch the show on Twitch, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Xbox Live, PlayStation Network, Steam and many other services, including live in VR with Next VR, live in China with Tencent, and highlight in a Snapchat […]

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Nov 12

The Game Awards To Be First Live Awards Show on Twitter

On Twitter, The Game Awards will be the first live awards show broadcast on the platform, creating a unified experience for viewers to watch and comment on gaming’s biggest night. Live Twitter comments on breaking news and the results of Twitter user polls will be integrated into the broadcast.

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Nov 11

The Game Awards to Air Live in Virtual Reality

Through a partnership with NextVR, the leading virtual reality broadcast platform for live-action content, The Game Awards will be the first award show to livestream in virtual reality. Accessible via the NextVR app, the live VR broadcast of The Game Awards will feature VR camera rigs placed throughout the Microsoft Theater. The collaboration between NextVR […]

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