E3 2012Game Critics Awards - I candidati per i "Best of E3 2012" 62

Dishonored, Halo 4 e Last of Us in corsa per i più ambiti

Vengono pubblicati oggi i candidati in corsa per i premi di Best of E3 2012 secondo la critica americana.

Una giuria composita formata da membri appartenenti ai più famosi siti e network nord americani sceglierà i titoli più meritevoli tra quelli presenti all'E3 2012 all'interno di varie categorie. Le candidature intanto ci dicono qualcosa: Dishonored e Last of Us, per esempio, compaiono entrambi in varie categorie tra cui Best of Show, Best Original Game, Best Console Game e Best Action/Adventure Game, che non è poco, mentre Halo 4 è in corsa in Best of Show and Beat Console Game, Best Action e Best Online Multiplayer Game.

Per il resto, si segnala la frequenza di Assassin's Creed 3, Tomb Raider, Borderlands 2 e Need for Speed: Most Wanted. I vincitori verranno annunciati il 26 giugno.

Best of Show Assassin's Creed III (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Halo 4 (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) The Last of Us (Naughty Dog/SCEA for PlayStation 3) Tomb Raider (Crystal Dynamics/Square Enix for PC, PS3, Xbox 360)
Best Original Game Beyond: Two Souls (Quantic Dream/SCEE for PlayStation 3) Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Quantum Connundrum (Airtight Game/Square Enix for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) The Last of Us (Naughty Dog/SCEA for PlayStation 3) Unfinished Swan (Giant Sparrow/SCEA for PlayStation 3)
Best Console Game Assassin's Creed III (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft for PS3, Xbox 360) Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks for PS3, Xbox 360) Halo 4 (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) The Last of Us (Naughty Dog/SCEA for PlayStation 3) Tomb Raider (Crystal Dynamics/Square-Enix for PS3, Xbox 360)
Best Handheld/Mobile Game Assassin's Creed III Liberation (Ubisoft Sofia/Ubisoft for PSVita) Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion (Dreamrift/Disney Interactive Studios for 3DS) Infinity Blade Dungeons (Epic Games/Epic Games for iOS) Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon (Next Level Games/Nintendo for 3DS) New Super Mario Bros. 2 (Nintendo EAD/Nintendo for 3DS) Sound Shapes (Queasy Games/SCEA for PSVita)
Best PC Game Company of Heroes 2 (Relic/THQ for PC) Hawken (Adhesive Games/Meteor Entertainment for PC) PlanetSide 2 (Sony Online Entertainment/Sony Online Entertainment for PC) SimCity (Maxis/EA for PC) X-Com: Enemy Unknown (Firaxis Games/2K Games for PC)
Best Hardware/Peripheral Astro A50 Wireless Gaming Headset (Astro) Rift VR Headset (Palmer Lucky/John Carmack/id Software) Wii U (Nintendo) Wonderbook (Sony Computer Entertainment Europe) Skylanders: Giants Figures (Toys for Bob/Activision)
Best Action Game Borderlands 2 (Gearbox/2K Games for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Treyarch/Activision for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Crysis 3 (Crytek/EA for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Halo 4 (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) Metal Gear Rising: Revengence (Platinum Games/Kojima Pro/Konami for PS3, Xbox 360)
Best Action/Adventure Game Assassin's Creed III (Ubisoft Montreal/Ubisoft for PC, PS3, Wii U, Xbox 360) Beyond: Two Souls (Quantic Dream/SCEE for PlayStation 3) Dishonored (Arkane Studios/Bethesda Softworks for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) The Last of Us (Naughty Dog/SCEA for PlayStation 3) Tomb Raider (Crystal Dynamics/Square Enix for PC, PS3, Xbox 360)
Best Role Playing Game Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance (Square Enix/Square Enix for 3DS) Ni No Kuni (Level-5/Namco Bandai for PlayStation 3) Persona 4 Golden (Atlus/Atlus for PSVita) The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Dawnguard (BGS/Bethesda for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) South Park: The Stick of Truth (Obsidian Entertainment/THQ for PC, PS3, Xbox 360)
Best Fighting Game Dead or Alive 5 (Team Ninja/Tecmo Koei for PS3, Xbox 360) Injustice: Gods Among Us (NetherRealm Studios/WBIE for PS3, Xbox 360, Wii U) Persona 4 Arena (Arc System Works/Atlus for PS3, Xbox 360) PlayStation All-Stars: Battle Royale (SuperBot/SCEA for PlayStation 3, PSVita) Tekken Tag Tournament 2 (Namco Bandai Games/Namco Bandai Games for PS3, Xbox 360)
Best Racing Game F1 2012 (Codemasters/Codemasters for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Forza Horizon (Playground Games/Turn 10 Studios/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) LittleBigPlanet Karting (United Front Games/Media Molecule/SCEA for PS3) Need for Speed Most Wanted (Criterion Games/EA for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Sonic & All Stars Racing Transformed (Sumo/Sega for PC, PS3, Xbox 360, PS Vita, 3DS)
Best Sports Game FIFA Soccer 13 (EA Canada/EA Sports for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Madden NFL 13 (EA Tiburon/EA Sports for PS3, Xbox 360) NBA 2K13 (Visual Concepts/2K Sports for PS3, Xbox 360) NHL 13 (EA Canada/EA Sports for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Pro Evolution Soccer 2013 (PES Productions/Konami for PC, PS3, Wii, Xbox 360, 3DS)
Best Strategy Game Company of Heroes 2 (Relic/THQ for PC) End of Nations (Petroglyph Games/Trion Worlds for PC) SimCity (Maxis/EA for PC) Pikmin 3 (Nintendo EAD/Nintendo for Wii U) XCOM: Enemy Unknown (Firaxis Games/2K Games for PC, PS3, Xbox 360)
Best Social/Casual Game Dance Central 3 (Harmonix/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) Game & Wario (working title)

  • (Intelligent Systems/Nintendo for Wii U) Lego Batman 2: DC Super Heroes (TT/WBIE for PC, PS3, PSVita, X360, Wii, 3DS) Nintendoland (Nintendo/Nintendo for Wii U) Rock Band Blitz (Harmonix for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)
    Best Motion Simulation Game Dance Central 3 (Harmonix/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) Fable: The Journey (Lionhead/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) Game & Wario (working title)
  • (Intelligent Systems/Nintendo for Wii U) Just Dance 4 (Ubisoft/Ubisoft for PS3, Xbox 360, Wii, and Wii U) Wii Fit U (Nintendo/Nintendo for Wii U) Wonderbook: Books of Spells (London Studio/SCEE for PlayStation 3)
    Best Online Multiplayer Game Borderlands 2 (Gearbox/2K Games for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Call of Duty: Black Ops II (Treyarch/Activision for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Halo 4 (343 Industries/Microsoft Studios for Xbox 360) Need for Speed Most Wanted (Criterion/EA for PC, PS3, PSVita, Xbox 360) PlanetSide 2 (Sony Online Entertainment/Sony Online Entertainment for PC)
    Best Downloadable Game Hell Yeah! Wrath of the Dead Rabbit (Arkedo Studio/Sega for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Quantum Conundrum (Airtight Games/Square Enix for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Retro City Rampage (VBlank Entertainment for PC, PS3, PSVita, Xbox 360, Wii) The Cave (Double Fine/Sega for PC, PS3, Xbox 360) Unfinished Swan (Giant Sparrow/SCEA for PlayStation 3)