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Wednesday: The 5th Annual Inside Gaming Awards By Machinima

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by on December 4, 2013

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! You know, the time where game enthusiasts everywhere convene to recognize the créme de la créme of the year’s video game releases. The 5th annual Inside Gaming Awards by Machinima happen tonight at 10e/9c/7p. You can catch the awards show on both YouTube’s Machinima Live page and Twitch TV.

Fan favorites like Bioshock Infinite, The Last Of Us, and Grand Theft Auto V are all up for Game Of The Year honors. Here’s a full list of the nominees courtesy of the good folks at Machinima.com:

 

Game of the Year
Bioshock Infinite
The Last of Us
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
Grand Theft Auto V
Battlefield 4
DOTA 2

Gamers’ Choice Award
BioShock Infinite
GTA 5
The Last of Us
Battlefield 4
COD Ghosts
Assassin’s Creed 4
Tomb Raider
Saints Row 4
Battleblock Theater
DOTA 2

Best Cooperative Multiplayer
Call of Duty: Ghosts
Splinter Cell: Blacklist
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn
Battleblock Theater
Payday 2

Best Competitive Multiplayer
Battlefield 4
Call of Duty: Ghosts
Injustice
DOTA 2
Divekick

Best Sound
Rayman Legends
DmC: Devil May Cry
The Last of Us
Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien
Battlefield 4

Best Art
Ni No Kuni
DmC Devil May Cry
Crysis 3
The Wolf Among Us Episode 1
Remember Me
BioShock Infinite
Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon
Killzone

Most Immersive
The Last of Us
Papers Please
Bioshock Infinite
Grand Theft Auto V
Battlefield 4

Best Story
The Last of Us
The Bureau: XCOM Declassified
BioShock Infinite
Assassin’s Creed 4
Injustice

Best Voice Acting
The Last of Us
Grand Theft Auto V
Saints Row 4
BioShock Infinite
Battleblock Theater

Best Additional Content
Borderlands 2: Tiny Tina’s Assault on Dragon Keep
Starcraft 2: Heart of the Swarm
XCOM: Enemy Within
World of Warcraft: Siege of Ogrimmar
Civilization V: Brave New World
New Super Luigi U
Bioshock

Best Indie Game
Papers, Please
Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien
Shadowrun Returns
Divekick
Outlast

Best Trailer
Battlefield 4 Multiplayer
GTA 5 Franklin
Cyberpunk 2077 Teaser Trailer
The Elder Scrolls Online Alliance Cinematic
Leviathan Warships Jazzy Trailer
Saints Row 4 E3 2013 War on Humanity Trailer
The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt Killing Monsters Trailer