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The Game Awards 2023: Every Nominated Game Available on Xbox

Summary

Today, The Game Awards revealed their full list of nominees and we’re so excited to see that Xbox players have an incredible line-up of acclaimed games to play, many of which are available now with Game Pass.

On Xbox, fans have been treated to a wonderful collection of first-party games this year, starting with the rhythm action game Hi-Fi Rush, the cutting-edge racing game Forza Motorsport, and the massive interstellar RPG Starfield. And to see so many games recognized by today’s nominations from our third-party partners, like Alan Wake 2, Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty, and Sea of Stars, make this an incredible time to be a player!

On behalf of all the creative teams across Xbox, from Bethesda Softworks to our newest members at Activision Blizzard, congratulations to this year’s nominees.


The Game Awards Nominations Available on Xbox

Xbox Live

Alan Wake 2

Epic Games

375
$59.99 $47.99

Nominated for:

  • Game of the Year
  • Best Game Direction
  • Best Narrative
  • Best Art Direction
  • Best Score and Music
  • Best Audio Design
  • Best Performance (Melanie Liburd)

Xbox Live

Apex Legends™

Electronic Arts

2009
Xbox One X Enhanced

Nominated for:

  • Best Ongoing Game

Xbox Live

ARMORED CORE™ VI FIRES OF RUBICON™

Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc.

357
$59.99

Nominated for:

  • Best Action Game

Xbox Live

Cocoon

Annapurna Interactive

297
$24.99 $19.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Independent Game

Xbox Live

Company of Heroes 3

Relic Entertainment

203
$59.99

Nominated for:

  • Best Sim/Strategy Game

Xbox Live

Cities: Skylines II – PC Edition

Paradox Interactive

7
PC Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Sim/Strategy Game

Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty

CD PROJEKT RED

283
$29.99 $25.49

Nominated for:

  • Best Narrative
  • Best Performance (Idris Elba)
  • Best Community  Support
  • Best Ongoing Game

Xbox Live

The Crew Motorfest – Xbox Series X|S

UBISOFT

230
Free Trial

Nominated for:

  • Best Sports/Racing

Xbox Live

Dead Island 2

Deep Silver

633
$69.99 $55.99
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Action Game

Xbox Live

Dead Space

Electronic Arts

536
$69.99 $27.99

Nominated for:

  • Best Audio Design

Xbox Live

Destiny 2

Bungie

2010
Xbox One X Enhanced

Nominated for:

  • Best Community Support

Xbox Live

Diablo® IV

Blizzard Entertainment

771
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Innovation in Accessibility
  • Best Multiplayer

Xbox Live

DREDGE

Team17

233
$24.99
Free Trial

Nominated for:

  • Best Independent Game

Xbox Live
Xbox Play Anywhere

Forza Motorsport

Xbox Game Studios

400
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Innovation in Accessibility
  • Best Sports/Racing

Xbox Live

EA SPORTS FC™ 24 Xbox Series X|S

Electronic Arts

340
Free Trial

Nominated for:

  • Best Sports/Racing

Xbox Live

F1® 23

Electronic Arts

218
$69.99 $62.99

Nominated for:

  • Best Sports/Racing

Xbox Live

Fortnite

Epic Games Inc.

2030
Xbox One X Enhanced

Nominated for:

  • Best Ongoing Game

Xbox Live

Ghostrunner 2

505 Games

95
$39.99 $19.99

Nominated for:

  • Best Action Game

Xbox Live
Xbox Play Anywhere

Hi-Fi RUSH

Bethesda Softworks

548
$29.99 $23.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Art Direction
  • Best Score and Music
  • Best Audio Design
  • Innovation in Accessibility
  • Best Action Game

Xbox Live

HOT WHEELS UNLEASHED™ 2 – Turbocharged

Milestone S.r.l.

141
$49.99 $19.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Sports/Racing

Xbox Live

Lies of P

NEOWIZ

582
$59.99 $44.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Art Direction

Xbox Live

Like a Dragon: Infinite Wealth Standard Edition

SEGA

54

Nominated for:

  • Most Anticipated Game

Xbox Live

Mortal Kombat™ 1

Warner Bros. Games

399
$69.99 $34.99

Nominated for:

  • Innovation in Accessibility
  • Best Fighting Game

Xbox Live
Xbox Play Anywhere

No Man's Sky

Hello Games

938
$59.99 $47.99
Xbox One X Enhanced
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Community Support

Xbox Live

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl 2

GameMill Entertainment

108

Nominated for:

  • Best Fighting Game

Xbox Live

Party Animals

Source Technology

413
$19.99 $15.99
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Family Game
  • Best Multiplayer

Xbox Live

Remnant II – Standard Edition

Gearbox Publishing

413
$49.99 $29.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best Action Game

Xbox Live

Resident Evil 4

CAPCOM CO., LTD.

571
$39.99 $29.99

Nominated for:

  • Game of the Year
  • Best Audio Design

Xbox Live
Xbox Play Anywhere

Sea of Stars

Sabotage Studio

319
$34.99 $27.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best RPG
  • Best Independent Game

Xbox Live

SONIC SUPERSTARS

SEGA

201
$59.99 $35.99

Nominated for:

  • Best Family Game

Xbox Live
Xbox Play Anywhere

Starfield

Bethesda Softworks

2006
$69.99 $48.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Best RPG

Xbox Live

STAR WARS Jedi: Survivor™

Electronic Arts

545
$69.99 $31.49

Nominated for:

  • Best Action/Adventure Game
  • Best Performance (Cameron Monaghan)

Xbox Live

Street Fighter™ 6

CAPCOM CO., LTD.

606
$59.99

Nominated for:

  • Innovation in Accessibility
  • Best Fighting Game
  • Best Multiplayer

Xbox Live

Star Wars Outlaws

UBISOFT

18

Nominated for:

  • Most Anticipated Game

Xbox Live

TEKKEN 8 Pre-Order

Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc.

631

Nominated for:

  • Most Anticipated Game

Xbox Live
Xbox Play Anywhere

Venba

Visai Games Inc

270
$14.99 $11.99
PC Game Pass
Xbox Game Pass

Nominated for:

  • Games for Impact

It has been a remarkable year for players, and we’re thrilled to be included among so many incredible third-party partners with today’s nominations. Make your voice heard here on The Game Awards official site to vote for your favorite games, and tune in on December 7, 2023, to catch The Game Awards live to see if your pick takes home the big prize.