Although 2022 ended more than two months ago, the awards season has not yet come to an end and now the nominations for one of the most prestigious awards in the video game industry and also in the cinema have been made public: the BAFTA of the British Academy focused on British products. In that sense, we have now known that the Xbox Game Studios games earn 5 nominations at BAFTAs 2023which demonstrates the good work of the Redmond company and how, little by little, games produced exclusively for the Xbox console ecosystem are gaining recognition from the media, critics, the public and also from award galas.
These are the five nominations of games Xbox Game Studios to the BAFTAs 2023.
- Artistic Achievement: Pentiment
- Best Narrative: Pentiment
- Best Debut Game: As Dusk Falls
- Best Evolving Game: Forza Horizon 5
- Best Evolving Game: The Elder Scrolls Online
As you can see, the big winner is Obsidian’s Pentiment, which has been nominated in two different categories, while Forza Horizon 5 and The Elder Scrolls Online share a category, so only one of them could win recognition. Finally, As Dusk Falls also has its nomination for best newcomer game, just like it did at The Game Awards. The odd list of nominated for Game of the Year or GOTY at the BAFTAs 2023 it is made up of Elden Ring, God of War: Ragnarök, Cult of the Lamb, Marvel Snap, Stray and Vampire Survivors.