Spider-Man 2 Racks up the Nominations at This Years The Game Awards

Including the coveted Game of the Year award

Spider-Man 2 screenshot

Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 has been nominated in seven categories at this year’s The Game Awards, including Game of the Year.

Insomniac Games’ superhero blockbuster launched to critical acclaim on October 20th. The game has since sold over 5 million copies in the first ten days of launch. It also became PlayStation Studios’ fastest-selling game ever, selling 2.5 million copies in its first 24 hours.

Insomniac’s dedication to perfection has certainly paid off, not only is Spider-Man 2 on track to be a massive seller and overall hit with fans, but it is also being recognised as the masterpiece it is by The Game Awards.

Spider-Man 2 The Game Awards nominated categories infographic

Not only has Spider-Man 2 been nominated for Game of the Year but it is also nominated in several other categories. These include Best Game Direction, Best Narrative, Innovation in Accessibility and Best Action Adventure. Peter Parker actor Yuri Lowenthal is also up for the Best Performance award.

In the Game of the Year category, the Spider-Men face some tough competition. Also nominated are Alan Wake 2, Baldur’s Gate 3, Resident Evil 4, Super Mario Bros. Wonder and Zelda Tears of the Kingdom. Bu we are confident that Insomniac’s Spider-Man 2 will swing kick the completion to the side and emerge triumphant.

11 Nominations for PlayStation

Spider-Man 2 isn’t the only PlayStation game to be nominated at this year’s The Game Awards. Also up for awards are Gran Turismo 7 and Horizon Call of the Mountain for Best VR/AR. Horizon Call of the Mountain recently won Best VR Game at this year’s Golden Joysticks, so is in a good position to nab an award at The Game Awards.

Other PlayStation Nominees include the Gran Turismo film and The Last of Us TV show which are both up for Best Adaption.

Check out all the PlayStation nominees below.

Game of the Year
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2

Best Game Direction
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2

Best Narrative
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2

Best Audio Design
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2

Best Performance
Yuri Lowenthal for Peter Parker/Spider-Man in Spider-Man 2

Innovation in Accessibility
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2

Best VR/AR
Gran Turismo 7 (PSVR2)
Horizon Call of the Mountain (PSVR2)

Best Action/Adventure
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2

Best Adaption
Gran Turismo (PlayStation Productions/Sony Pictures)
The Last of Us (PlayStation Productions/HBO)

The Game Awards take place on December 7th. Make sure to sign up and vote for your winners on the official website.