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BAFTA Games Awards 2013 | Journey & The Walking Dead Frontrunners, Watch It Right Here

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BAFTA Games Awards 2013 | Journey & The Walking Dead Frontrunners, Watch It Right Here

Tonight sees the British Academy Games Awards 2013 ceremony kick off to honour some of the finest titles of the past year. Telltale Games and Thatgamecompany lead the nominations this year, with the fabulous Journey nominated for no fewer than eight awards, including Best Game, Artistic Achievement and Game Design. Meanwhile Telltale's outstanding episodic series The Walking Dead is in the running for seven awards, including Best Game and Best Story.

You'll be able to watch the show unfold right here from 9pm GMT (1pm PST).

As well as featuring a slew of this industry's recent gaming darlings, the 10th annual British Academy Games Awards will also see Valve's Gabe Newell join the likes of Will Wright and Shigeru Miyamoto in receiving a BAFTA Fellowship, who joins industry luminaries Will Wright, Shigeru Miyamoto and Peter Molyneux in receiving a BAFTA Fellowship.

You can find the full list of nominees right here: http://awards.bafta.org/award/2013/games

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Shained  Mar. 5, 2013 at 19:10

Unfortunatey there is the small matter of Man U v Real.....

Late  Mar. 6, 2013 at 09:48

Results follow...

Best Game: Dishonored
Online Multiplayer: Journey
Game Design: Journey
Artistic Achievement: Journey
Original Music: Journey
Audio Achievement: Journey
Mobile & Handheld: The Walking Dead
Story: The Walking Dead
Game Innovation: The Unfinished Swan
Debut Game: The Unfinished Swan
Action: Far Cry 3
British Game: The Room
Performer: Danny Wallace - Thomas Was Alone
Family: Lego Batman 2
Strategy: Xcom - Enemy Unknown
Ones to Watch: Kind of a Big Deal - Starcrossed
Online Browser: SongPop
Sports/Fitness: New Star Soccer
Fellowship: Gabe Newell



Worrying that I only have two of those (Lego Batman 2, and The Walking Dead).
XCOM, Dishonoured, and Far Cry 3 are all on my watch list - I definitely intend getting all three this year.

Don't think I'll be playing Journey or The Unfinished Swan any time soon (if memory serves both are ps3 exclusives - but I may be mistaken).

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