Multiple Nintendo games nominated for the 2020 BAFTA Game Awards

2020 bafta game awards

Oh, did you think video game awards season was over? Not so fast! The British Academy of Film and Television Arts, or BAFTA, also celebrates the video game industry, and they’ve just released their 2020 nominees. Dozens of games are up for the 2020 BAFTA Game Awards, including a selection of Nintendo titles.

Luigi’s Mansion 3 is a popular choice, as it’s nominated for Best Game, Animation, and even Multiplayer. The Switch remake of Link’s Awakening was nominated for Best Music, and Ring Fit Adventure is nominated as a Game Beyond Entertainment. You can check out the full list of 2020 BAFTA Game Awards nominees below!

2020 BAFTA Game Awards nominees

Best Game

  • Control
  • Disco Elysium
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3
  • Outer Wilds
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Untitled Goose Game

Performer in a Leading Role

  • Laura Bailey – Gears 5
  • Courtney Hope – Control
  • Logan Marshall-Green – Telling Lies
  • Gonzalo Martin – Life Is Strange 2
  • Barry Sloane – Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Norman Reedus – Death Stranding

Performer in a Supporting Role

  • Jolene Andersen – Life Is Strange 2
  • Sarah Bartholomew – Life Is Strange 2
  • Troy Baker – Death Stranding
  • Lea Seydoux – Death Stranding
  • Martti Suosalo – Control
  • Ayisha Issa – The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan

Technical Achievement

  • A Plague Tale: Innocence
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Metro Exodus
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Original Property

  • Baba Is You
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Untitled Goose Game

Narrative 

  • Control
  • Disco Elysium
  • Life Is Strange 2 (Episodes 2-5)
  • Outer Wilds
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
  • The Outer Worlds

Music

  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening
  • Wattam

Multiplayer

  • Apex Legends
  • Borderlands 3
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3
  • Tick Tock: A Tale for Two
  • Tom Clancy’s The Division 2

Game Design

  • Baba Is You
  • Control
  • Disco Elysium
  • Outer Wilds
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice
  • Wattam

Game Beyond Entertainment

  • Civilization VI: Gathering Storm
  • Death Stranding
  • Kind Words [lo fi chill beats to write to]
  • Life Is Strange 2 (Episodes 2-5)
  • Neo Cab
  • Ring Fit Adventure

Family

  • Concrete Genie
  • Knights and Bikes
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3
  • Untitled Goose Game
  • Vacation Simulator
  • Wattam

Evolving Game

  • Apex Legends
  • Destiny 2
  • FINAL FANTASY XIV: Shadowbringers
  • Fortnite
  • No Man’s Sky: BEYOND
  • Path of Exile

Debut Game

  • Ape Out
  • Death Stranding
  • Disco Elysium
  • Katana ZERO
  • Knights and Bikes
  • Manifold Garden

British Game

  • DiRT Rally 2.0
  • Heaven’s Vault
  • Knights and Bikes
  • Observation
  • Planet Zoo
  • Total War: Three Kingdoms

Audio Achievement

  • Ape Out
  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
  • Untitled Goose Game

Artistic Achievement

  • Concrete Genie
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Disco Elysium
  • Knights and Bikes
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts

Animation

  • Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
  • Control
  • Death Stranding
  • Luigi’s Mansion 3
  • Sayonara Wild Hearts
  • Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

EE Mobile Game of the Year (voted on by the public)

  • Assemble With Care
  • Call of Duty: Mobile
  • Dead Man’s Phone
  • Pokemon Go
  • Tangle Tower
  • What The Golf?

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Ben Lamoreux
Nintendo Enthusiast's Managing Editor. I grew up on Super Nintendo and never stopped playing. Been writing video game news, opinions, reviews, and interviews professionally for over a decade. Favorite franchises include Zelda, Metroid, and Mother.