New York Game Awards 2022 goes virtual, releases list of nominees

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The New York Video Game Critics Circle announced today that the New York Game Awards will be virtual this year. The show is scheduled to run on February 1, but will no longer be an individual event.

NYVGCC had earlier stated that it was going to host the Game Awards at the SVA Theater in Manhattan. However, the epidemic has not abated yet – the event was also virtual in 2021. Recently, the Entertainment Software Association announced that it was not holding E3 in 2o22, citing health concerns.

Harold Goldberg, founder and president of NYVGCC, said in a statement: “We really wanted to bring a live show to our fans this year. However, for health and safety reasons, we are again offering a virtual only show in 2022. We’re still thrilled to have the honor of acknowledging all the wonderful work of developers and journalists in 2021. “

The NYVGCC also released a list of this year’s nominees for the awards. Here are some of the biggest awards and their nominees:


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  • Big Apple Award for Best Game of the Year:
    • Chicory: A colorful story
    • Deathloop
    • Dorfromatic
    • Hello Infinity
    • Life is weird: true colors
    • Metroid fear
    • Psychonotes 2
    • Resident Evil: Village
  • Broadway Award for Best Indie Game:
    • Before I forget
    • Chicory: A colorful story
    • The door of death
    • Ander Lilies: The Silence of the Knights
    • Genesis Noir
    • Small nightmares2
    • Sable
    • Wild belief
  • Herman Melville Award for Best Writing in the Game:
    • Chicken cops – paint it red
    • Life is weird: true colors
    • Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy
    • Persona 5 Strikers
    • Psychonotes 2
    • Resident Evil: Village
    • Strangeland
  • Great White Way Award for Best Performance in a Game:
    • Erica Mori – Alex Chen – Life is Fantastic – True Colors
    • Giancarlo Esposito – Far Cry 6
    • Maggie Robertson – Lady Dimitrescu – Residence Evil Village
    • Michael Mando as Vas Montenegro – Vas Insanity, Far Cry6
    • Ozioma Akagha as Juliana Black in Deathloop
    • Serra-Lice MacArthur as Thunderbird, North Star Rainbow Six Seas
  • Freedom Tower Award for Best Remake:
    • The Great S Attorney Chronicles
    • Mass Effect Legendary Edition
    • Pokemon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl
    • Resident Evil 4 VR
    • Shadow Man Remastered
    • Super Mario 3D World
  • Statue of Liberty Award for Best World:
    • Chicory: A colorful story
    • Chicken cops – paint it red
    • Exo One
    • Far Cry 6
    • Monster Hunter Rise
    • Psychonotes 2
    • Ratchet and Clink: Rift apart
    • Resident Evil: Village

NYVGCC offers refunds on tickets. Goldberg adds that he expects some participants to still choose to donate: “In addition to the list of nominees, we still hope that many will purchase tickets to support our ongoing mission of raising awareness and guidance for the video game industry.” Especially in low service people. Community. “


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