PlayStation exclusive games dominated the 2021 BAFTA Game Awards last night. Out of the 18 categories, PlayStation games were nominated in all but one and won in an incredible 8 categories.

2020’s PS4 exclusives The Last of Us Part 2 and Ghost of Tsushima featured heavily as you would expect. The Last of Us Part 2 won in 3 categories including the EE Game of the Year – the only category where the public got a vote. Ghost of Tsushima was victorious in the Audio Achievement category.

BAFTA Game Awards 2021 Spiderman Miles Morales

PS5 launch titles Spider-Man: Miles Morales and Sackboy A Big Adventure also got some love from the BAFTAs. With Miles Morales scooping the award for best music and PlayStation icon taking home prizes for best British game and best family game.

PS5 pack-in game Astro’s Playroom also got nominated in a couple of categories. And PS4 game/art/animation creation game Dreams did as well. Dreams also won in the Technical Achievement category.

PS5 launch title and exclusive Demon’s Souls also made an appearance as the amazing remake was nominated in the Technical Achievement category.

BAFTA Game Awards 2021 – All The PlayStation Winner and Nominees

Animation

Winner – The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales – Insomniac Games – Nominated

Artistic Achievement

Dreams – Media Molecule – Nominated

Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch – Nominated

The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog – Nominated

Audio Achievement

Astro’s Playroom – Team ASOBI – Nominated

Winner – Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch

The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog – Nominated

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales – Insomniac Games – Nominated

Best Game

Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch – Nominated

The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog – Nominated

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales – Insomniac Games – Nominated

British Game

Dreams – Media Molecule – Nominated

Winner – Sackboy: A Big Adventure – Sumo Digital

Evolving Game

Dreams – Media Molecule – Nominated

Family

Astro’s Playroom – Team ASOBI – Nominated

Dreams – Media Molecule – Nominated

Winner – Sackboy: A Big Adventure – Sumo Digital

Game Beyond Entertainment

Dreams – Media Molecule – Nominated

The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog – Nominated

Game Design

Astro’s Playroom – Team ASOBI – Nominated

Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch – Nominated

The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog – Nominated

Multiplayer

Ghost of Tsushima (Legends) – Sucker Punch – Nominated

Sackboy: A Big Adventure – Sumo Digital – Nominated

Music

Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch – Nominated

The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog – Nominated

Winner – Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales – Insomniac Games

Sackboy: A Big Adventure – Sumo Digital – Nominated

Narrative

Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch – Nominated

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales – Insomniac Games – Nominated

Original Property

Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch – Nominated

Performer in a Leading Role

Ashley Johnson as Ellie in The Last of Us Part 2 – Nominated

Daisuke Tsuji as Jin Sakai in Ghost of Tsushima – Nominated

Winner – Laura Bailey as Abby in The Last of Us Part 2

Nadji Jeter as Miles Morales in Spider-Man: Miles Morales – Nominated

Performer in a Supporting Role

Jeffrey Pierce as Tommy in The Last of Us Part 2 – Nominated

Patrick Gallagher as Khotun Khan in Ghost of Tsushima – Nominated

Shannon Woodward as Dina in The Last of Us Part II – Nominated

Troy Baker as Joel in The Last of Us Part II – Nominated

Technical Achievement

Demon’s Souls – Japan Studio/Bluepoint Games – Nominated

Winner – Dreams – Media Molecule

The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog – Nominated

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Miles Morales – Insomniac Games – Nominated

EE Game of the Year (voted for by the public)

Ghost of Tsushima – Sucker Punch – Nominated

Winner – The Last of Us Part 2 – Naughty Dog


An incredible and successful night then for PlayStation at the BAFTAs. Tons of nominations and eight wins. This just goes to show the immense talent across all of PlayStation’s first-party studios that create games that are loved and acclaimed by both gaming critics and the gaming public alike.

 

List of winners and nominees courtesy of baftal.org