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The nominations for the BAFTA Game Awards have been announced and with a total of 6 nominations out of a potential 17 – though the game would never win “best mobile & handheld title,” anyway – either way, Alien Isolation scares off some stiff competition from the likes of Destiny, Mario Kart 8, and Dragon Age: Inquisition, to name a few.

The six nominations that Creative Assembly’s heart pumping survival title has earned itself are in the categories for Best Game, British Game, Game Design, Game Innovation, Music and Audio Achievement awards. Also the Best Game category, which is definitely the most coveted of all is Destiny, Dragon Age: Inquisition, Mario Kart 8, Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor and mobile puzzler Monument Valley.

The second-most nominated title actually goes to two games, Ubisoft’s Far Cry 4 which is in the running for Artistic Achievement, Game Design, Music, Story and Performer, and Monument Valley who’s in the running for Artistic Achievement, Best Game, British Game, Mobile/Handheld and Original Property.

The awards are set to be held on Thursday, March 12 at London’s Tobacco Dock, which also ties into the first day of EGX Rezzed, and the whole event will be streamed on Twitch. Rufus Hound is to present the show for the first time, taking over from long-time host Dara Ó Briain.

Here’s the full list of nominations and nominees:

Artistic Achievement

ASSASSIN’S CREED UNITY – Ubisoft/Ubisoft
FAR CRY 4 Jean-Alexis Doyon, David Wilkinson, Scott Mitchell- Ubisoft/Ubisoft
HOHOKUM – Honeyslug/Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
LUMINO CITY – State of Play Games/State of Play Games
MONUMENT VALLEY – ustwo Games/ustwo Studio
VALIANT HEARTS Paul Tumelaire, Ghislain Avrillon, Laurent Labouille – Ubisoft/Ubisoft

Audio Achievement

ALIEN: ISOLATION – Creative Assembly/SEGA
THE BANNER SAGA Austin Wintory, Michael Theiler, Peret Von Sturmer – Stoic Studios/Versus Evil
CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE – Sledgehammer Games/Activision
DISNEY FANTASIA: MUSIC EVOLVED – Disney Interactive Studios and Harmonix Music Systems/Disney Interactive Studios
MARIO KART 8 – Nintendo/Nintendo
THE SAILOR’S DREAM – Simogo/Simogo

Best Game

ALIEN: ISOLATION – Creative Assembly/SEGA
DESTINY – Bungie/Activision
DRAGON AGE: INQUISITION – BioWare/Electronic Arts
MARIO KART 8 – Nintendo/Nintendo
MIDDLE-EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR – Monolith Productions/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
MONUMENT VALLEY – ustwo Games/ustwo Studio

British Game

80 DAYS Joseph Humfrey, Jon Ingold, Jaume Fabregat Vilella – Inkle/Inkle, Profile Books
ALIEN: ISOLATION – Creative Assembly/SEGA
FORZA HORIZON 2 – Playground Games/Microsoft Studios
GEOMETRY WARS 3: DIMENSIONS – Lucid Games/Sierra
LUMINO CITY – State of Play Games/State of Play Games
MONUMENT VALLEY – Ustwo Games/Ustwo Studio

Debut Game

THE BANNER SAGA John Watson, Alex Thomas, Arnie Jorgensen – Stoic Studios/Versus Evil
COUNTERSPY – Dynamighty/Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
HITMAN GO Daniel Lutz – Square Enix Montréal/Square Enix
NEVER ALONE (KISIMA INGITCHUNA) – Upper One Games/E-Line Media
SHOVEL KNIGHT – Yacht Club Games/Yacht Club Games
THE VANISHING OF ETHAN CARTER Adrian Chmielarz, Andrzej Poznanski, Michal Kosieradzki – The Astronauts/The Astronauts, Nordic Games

Family

THE LEGO MOVIE VIDEOGAME – TT Games/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
LITTLEBIGPLANET 3 Pete Smith, Paul Porter, Darius Sardeghian – Sumo Digital and XDev Studio Europe/Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
MINECRAFT: CONSOLE EDITIONS – Mojang/4J Studios/Microsoft Studios
MARIO KART 8 – Nintendo/Nintendo
SKYLANDERS TRAP TEAM – Toys for Bob, Vicarious Visions/Activision
TWELVE A DOZEN – Bossa Studios/Bossa Studios

Game Design

ALIEN: ISOLATION – Creative Assembly/SEGA
DESTINY – Bungie/Activision
FAR CRY 4 Patrik Methe, Cedric Decelle, Andrea Zanini – Ubisoft/Ubisoft
HEARTHSTONE: HEROES OF WARCRAFT – Blizzard Entertainment/Blizzard Entertainment
MIDDLE-EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR – Monolith Productions/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
THREES Asher Vollmer, Greg Wohlwend, Jimmy Hinson – Sirvo/Sirvo

Game Innovation

80 DAYS Joseph Humfrey, Jon Ingold – Inkle/Inkle, Profile Books
ALIEN: ISOLATION – Creative Assembly/SEGA
LUMINO CITY – State of Play Games/State of Play Games
MIDDLE-EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR – Monolith Productions/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
TITANFALL Steve Fukuda, Richard Baker, Vince Zampella – Respawn/Electronic Arts
THE VANISHING OF ETHAN CARTER – The Astronauts/ The Astronauts, Nordic Games

Mobile & Handheld

80 DAYS Joseph Humfrey, Jon Ingold, Jaume Fabregat Vilella – Inkle/Inkle, Profile Books
HEARTHSTONE: HEROES OF WARCRAFT – Blizzard Entertainment/Blizzard Entertainment
HITMAN GO Daniel Lutz – Square Enix Montréal/Square Enix
MONUMENT VALLEY – Ustwo Games/Ustwo Studio
THREES Asher Vollmer, Greg Wohlwend, Jimmy Hinson – Sirvo/Sirvo
THE WALKING DEAD: SEASON 2 – Telltale Games/Telltale Games

Multiplayer

CALL OF DUTY: ADVANCED WARFARE – Sledgehammer Games/Activision
HEARTHSTONE: HEROES OF WARCRAFT – Blizzard Entertainment/Blizzard Entertainment
DESTINY – Bungie/Activision
MARIO KART 8 – Nintendo/Nintendo
MINECRAFT: CONSOLE EDITIONS – Mojang/4J Studios/Microsoft Studios
TITANFALL Steve Fukuda, Richard Baker, Vince Zampella – Respawn/Electronic Arts

Music

ALIEN: ISOLATION – Creative Assembly/SEGA
THE BANNER SAGA – Stoic Studios/Plan of Attack
DISNEY FANTASIA: MUSIC EVOLVED – Disney Interactive Studios and Harmonix Music Systems/Disney Interactive Studios
FAR CRY 4 Cliff Martinez, Tony Gronick, Jerome Angelot – Ubisoft/Ubisoft
MIDDLE-EARTH: SHADOW OF MORDOR – Monolith Productions/Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
THE SAILOR’S DREAM – Simogo/Simogo

Original Property

KALIMBA – Press Play/Microsoft Studios
MONUMENT VALLEY – Ustwo Games/Ustwo Studio
SUNSET OVERDRIVE – Insomniac/Microsoft Studios
TITANFALL Steve Fukuda, Richard Baker, Vince Zampella – Respawn/Electronic Arts
VALIANT HEARTS Yoan Fanise, Paul Tumelaire, Simon Choquet – Ubisoft/Ubisoft
THE VANISHING OF ETHAN CARTER Adrian Chmielarz, Andrzei Poznanski, Michel Kosieradzki – The Astronauts/The Astronauts, Nordic Games

Performer

ADAM HARRINGTON Bigby Wolf in The Wolf Among Us
ASHLEY JOHNSON Ellie in The Last of Us: Left Behind
KEVIN SPACEY Jonathan Irons in Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
LOGAN CUNNINGHAM Transistor in Transistor
MELISSA HUTCHISON Clementine in The Walking Dead: Season 2
TROY BAKER Pagan Min in Far Cry 4

Persistent Game

DESTINY – Bungie/Activision
EVE ONLINE – PHOEBE – CCP Games/ CCP Games
LEAGUE OF LEGENDS – Riot Games/Riot Games
RUNESCAPE – Jagex/Jagex
WORLD OF WARCRAFT: WARLORDS OF DRAENOR – Blizzard Entertainment/Blizzard Entertainment
WORLD OF TANKS – Wargaming.net/Wargaming.net

Sport

FIFA 15 – EA Sports/Electronic Arts
FOOTBALL MANAGER 2015 – Sports Interactive/SEGA
FORZA HORIZON 2 – Playground Games/Microsoft Studios
OLLIOLLI John Ribbins, Simon Bennett, Tom Hegarty – Roll7/Roll7
MADDEN NFL 15 – EA Sports/Electronic Arts
TRIALS FUSION Kim Lahti, Antti Ilvessuo, Karri Kiviluoma – Ubisoft/Ubisoft

Story

80 DAYS Joseph Humfrey, Jon Ingold, Meg Jayanth – Inkle/Inkle, Profile Books
BROKEN AGE Tim Shafer – Double Fine Productions/Double Fine Productions
FAR CRY 4 Mark Thompson, Lucien Soulban, Li Kuo – Ubisoft/Ubisoft
THE LAST OF US: LEFT BEHIND Neil Druckmann – Naughty Dog/Sony Computer Entertainment Europe
NEVER ALONE (KISIMA INGITCHUNA) – Upper One Games/E-Line Media
THE WOLF AMONG US – Telltale Games/Telltale Games

BAFTA Ones to Watch Award in association with Dare to Be Digital

CHAMBARA Kevin Wong, Catherine Fox, Alex Faulkner, Esteban Fajardo, Thomas Hoffman – Overly Kinetic
SAGITTARIUS Vivek Deshpande, Anand Navaneetha Raja, Ashik Sharief, Shashank Chavan, Karthireyan Dhandapani – Too Mainstream
DON’T WALK: RUN Niall Taylor, Joseph Grainger, Oliver Reynolds – Duffy, Sean Barron, Alan Taylor – Torque

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