Great news everybody! The following games have been nominated for the eSport Audience Award category at this years BAFTA games:
League of Legends
Street Fighter V
The winner will be revealed at the BAFTA Awards on Thursday 6th of April at London’s Tobacco Dock. Last year the award went to Smite!
Nick Button-Brown, Chair of BAFTA’s Games Committee said: “The British Academy Games Awards is about celebrating creativity and excellence of the very best of Games. Esports is such an exciting area of our industry, we are delighted to be able to celebrate, in our ceremony, the games that make esports great.”
Christian Dotzauer, AMD’s Sr. Manager EMEA & APJ, made a statement: “AMD is thrilled to continue our commitment to esports with this award and through our sponsorship of professional gaming teams such as Evil Geniuses and Splyce.”