The Last of Us, GTA5, and Tearaway Dominate BAFTA Nominations

The Last of Us, GTA5, and Tearaway Dominate BAFTA Nominations

The list of nominees for the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) Video Game Awards has been revealed, with The Last of Us, Grand Theft Auto V, and Tearaway all making a strong showing.

Naughty Dog's take on the zombie genre with The Last of Us received nominations in ten categories, including Artistic Achievement, Game Design, and Story, while GTA5 and Tearaway received nine and eight nominations, respectively.

All three games were nominated for Best Game, alongside Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Super Mario 3D World, and Papers, Please. 

The awards show is taking place on March 12; in the meantime, the full list [PDF] of nominees is available to browse.



 

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Comments Comments (6)

 
SpeediePetey
Posted by SpeediePetey
On Thursday 13 Feb 2014 12:34 PM
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Man, the Last of Us must be setting records by now.
 
 
 
Posted by Valsira
On Thursday 13 Feb 2014 1:20 PM
4
I'm glad that Tearaway's getting some recognition :)
 
 
 
reavers
Posted by reavers
On Thursday 13 Feb 2014 4:41 PM
1
Those games deserve those awards! Although this is the first time hearing about Tearaway
 
 
 
Posted by Bank
On Thursday 13 Feb 2014 5:52 PM
1
TEARRRAWAYYY ma niggas Iota/Atoi!
 
 
 
Rahulk
Posted by Rahulk
On Friday 14 Feb 2014 12:12 AM
1
last of us will probably clean up
 
 
 
Posted by Bappernz
On Friday 14 Feb 2014 4:51 PM
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looking forward to seeing which game wins each catagory