18th Annual G.A.N.G. Awards Nominees

The 18th Annual G.A.N.G. Awards is quickly approaching! After countless hours of deliberation, the Awards Committee has selected its finalists in this year's event. Below is the list of nominees from the various categories.

Lifetime Achievement, G.A.N.G./MAGFEST People’s Choice Award, and Best VR Audio awards will be announced during the G.A.N.G. Awards.

Audio of The Year

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019) -  Infinity Ward

Mortal Kombat 11 - NetherRealm Studios

Borderlands 3 - Gearbox Software

Music of the Year

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Erica - Flavourworks

Fantastic Creatures - Blue Callisto

Undersea - Magic Leap Studios

Borderlands 3 - Gearbox Software

Rend - Frostkeep Studios

Sound Design of the Year

Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Borderlands 3 - Gearbox Software

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019) - Infinity Ward

Mortal Kombat 11 - NetherRealm Studios

Best Cinematic Cutscene Audio

World of Warcraft: Battle For Azeroth Patch 8.25 - Blizzard Entertainment

Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

Concrete Genie - Pixelopus

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - Reason Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Destiny 2: Shadowkeep - Bungie

Gears 5 - The Coalition

Best Dialogue

Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019) - Infinity Ward

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Gears 5 - The Coalition

Control - Remedy Entertainment

Best Dialogue for an Indie Game

Dance of Death: Du Lac & Fey - Salix Games

Deliver Us The Moon - KeokeN Interactive

Golem - Highwire Games LLC

Best Original Instrumental

Erica - Flavourworks

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Bee Simulator - Varsav Game Studios

Mortal Kombat 11 - NetherRealm Studios

Control - Remedy

Best Music for an Indie Game

Sky: Children of the Light - thatgamecompany

Bee Simulator - Varsav Game Studios

Astrologaster - Nyamyam

Outer Wilds - Mobius Digital

Slay the Spire - MegaCrit

Best Sound Design for an Indie GameGolem - Highwire Games 

Knights & Bikes - Foam Sword

Deliver Us The Moon - KeokeN Interactive

Astroneer - System Era Softworks

Hunt: Showdown - Crytek

Best Sound Design in a Casual/Social Game

Hearthstone: Saviors of Uldum - Blizzard Entertainment

Kine - Chump Squad

Call of Duty: Mobile - TiMi Studios/ Activision

Honor of Kings 2.0 - TiMi Studios

Grindstone - Capybara Games

Sky: Children of the Light- thatgamecompany

Best Music in a Casual Game

Sky: Children of the Light - thatgamecompany

Astrologaster - Nyamyam

Bee Simulator - Varsav Game Studios

Hearthstone: Rise of Shadows - Blizzard Entertainment

Honor of Kings 2.0 - TiMi Studios

Best Interactive Score

Erica - Flavourworks

Outer Wilds - Mobius Digital

Concrete Genie - Pixelopus

Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

Borderlands 3 - Gearbox Software

Best Original Choral Composition

Astrologaster - Nyamyam

Rend - Frostkeep Studios

Sid Meier's Civilization VI: Gathering Storm - Firaxis Games

Elsinore - Golden Glitch Studios

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - "Cordova's Theme" - Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Best Original Song

“BB’s Theme” from  Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

“Saudade” from Resident Evil 2 - Capcom

“Fair as a Rose” from Elsinore - Golden Glitch Studios

“Days Gone Quiet” from Days Gone - SIE Bend Studio

“Constellation” from Sky: Children of the Light - thatgamecompany

“Giants” from League of Legends  - Riot Games

Best Original Soundtrack Album

Erica - Flavourworks

Bee Simulator - Varsav Game Studios

Sid Meier's Civilization VI: Gathering Storm - Firaxis Games

Control - Remedy Entertainment

Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

Elsinore - Golden Glitch Studios

Sole - Gossamer Games

Best Game Audio Publication, Presentation, or Broadcast

100 Unusual, Novel, Surprising Ways to be a Better Sound Designer in Video Games - Rob Bridgett

Thoughts on Game Audio History - Kenneth C M Young

Lydia Andrew: The audio of assassination - John Broomhall/Resolution Magazine

Guide: How to Survive a Game Audio Layoff - Insights from Damian Kastbauer - Jennifer Walden and Asbjoern Andersen

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - Infinity Ward

Best VR Audio

Dragons: Flight Academy -DreamWorks

How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World Virtual Tour

Undersea

Blood and Truth

Journey of the Gods

Vacation Simulator

 

Best Audio Mix

Star Wars Jedi Fallen Order - Respawn Entertainment/Electronic Arts

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019) - Infinity Ward

Borderlands 3 - Gearbox Software

Apex Legends - Respawn Entertainment

Death Stranding - Kojima Productions

Sayonara Wild Hearts - Simogo

Concrete Genie - Pixelopus

Control - Remedy Entertainment

Best Game Music Cover/ Remix

Borderlands 3 - Gearbox, Finishing Move Inc

Mario Kart 64 - John Stacy

Chrono Trigger - John Robert Matz: Producer

Suikoden II KDET - Arranged and Conducted by Kentaro Sato

Donkey Kong Country - Ross Casey

 

 

 


2020 G.A.N.G. Awards

Wednesday, May 6th

Pre-Show begins 5:00PM

Show begins 5:30PM

Twitch.tv/audiogangorg

 

 

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