The 6 Games Nominated for Game of the Year at The Game Award

2021 was the first full year of the newest generation of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S.

We are looking at each of the six games nominated for Game of the Year at 2021's The Game Awards. Any game could win between the six nominees. 


A neat story premise, a wide variety of gameplay options, and a great sense of discovery while exploring make Deathloop a grand contender for Game of the Year at this year's The Game Awards. 

It Takes Two

It Takes Two tells the tale of a set of parents going through the early stages of divorce, which is then magically transported into the body of dolls owned by their daughters. 

Metroid Dread

Metroid Dread is a well-done entry in one of Nintendo's longest-running and most beloved franchises. It certainly holds its own compared to the other nominees on the list. 

Psychonauts 2

Psychonauts 2 sees the return of Raz, who is officially a Psychonaut and has players accompany Raz along with his first true mission.