The Last of Us Nabs 10 BAFTA Game Awards Nominations

Fresh off its sweeping of the 2014 D.I.C.E. Awards, The Last of Us had found itself as the front runner in another awards race.  The 2014 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Game Awards nominees have been revealed and The Last of Us has nabbed 10 nominations including Best Game.

In total, 43 games from 2013 have been nominated across 17 categories.  The big reveal will take place in London on March 12.

Grand Theft Auto V is close behind The Last of Us with a total of nine nominations.  PS Vita exclusive Tearaway has the third most nominations with eight.  The Last of Us will compete with Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Grand Theft Auto V, Papers, Please, Super Mario 3D World and Tearaway for the Best Game award.

At the 2014 D.I.C.E. Awards The Last of Us nabbed 13 nominations and ended up winning 10 of them.  Will Naughty Dog’s masterpiece be able to keep the streak going?  We’ll find out on March 12.

Check out all the nominees below:

Action & Adventure

  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • BADLAND
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us
  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
  • Tomb Raider

Artistic Achievement

  • Beyond: Two Souls
  • BioShock Infinite
  • DEVICE 6
  • The Last of Us
  • Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch
  • Tearaway

Audio Achievement

  • Battlefield 4
  • BioShock Infinite
  • DEVICE 6
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us
  • Tomb Raider

Best Game

  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us
  • Papers, Please
  • Super Mario 3D World
  • Tearaway

British Game

  • DmC Devil May Cry
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Gunpoint
  • LEGO Marvel Super Heroes
  • The Room Two
  • Tearaway

Debut Game

  • BADLAND
  • Castles in the Sky
  • Gone Home
  • Gunpoint
  • Remember Me
  • The Stanley Parable

Family

  • Animal Crossing: New Leaf
  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
  • Rayman Legends
  • Skylanders Swap Force
  • Super Mario 3D World
  • Tearaway

Game Design

  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us
  • Papers, Please
  • Tearaway
  • Tomb Raider

Game Innovation

  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • Papers, Please
  • The Stanley Parable
  • Tearaway
  • Year Walk

Mobile & Handheld

  • BADLAND
  • DEVICE 6
  • Plants vs. Zombies 2
  • Ridiculous Fishing
  • The Room Two
  • Tearaway

Multiplayer

  • Battlefield 4
  • DOTA 2
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us
  • Super Mario 3D World
  • World of Tanks

Music

  • Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag
  • Beyond: Two Souls
  • BioShock Infinite
  • The Last of Us
  • Super Mario 3D World
  • Tearaway

Performer

  • Ashley Johnson (Ellie) – The Last of Us
  • Courtnee Draper (Elizabeth) – BioShock Infinite
  • Ellen Page (Jodie) – Beyond: Two Souls
  • Kevan Brighting (The Narrator) – The Stanley Parable
  • Steven Ogg (Trevor Phillips) – Grand Theft Auto V
  • Troy Baker (Joel) – The Last of Us

Sport

  • F1 2013
  • FIFA 14
  • Football Manager 2014
  • Forza Motorsport 5
  • GRID 2
  • NBA 2K14

Story

  • Brothers: A Tale of Two Sons
  • Gone Home
  • Grand Theft Auto V
  • The Last of Us
  • Ni No Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch
  • The Stanley Parable

Strategy & Simulation

  • Civilization V: Brave New World
  • Democracy 3
  • Forza Motorsport 5
  • Papers, Please
  • Surgeon Simulator 2013
  • XCOM: Enemy Within