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Best Role-Playing Game Nominees Game Awards 2023: what is the list of games for the Best Role-Playing Game category?

 The Game Awards 2023 are fast approaching! The nominees have been revealed. Discover the 5 games in the running for the title of Best Role-playing Game.

Best Role-Playing Game Nominees Game Awards 2023: what is the list of games for the Best Role-Playing Game category?

Each year, The Game Awards celebrate creative and technical excellence in the global video game industry. Founded in 2014 by Geoff Keighley, a media entrepreneur well known for his involvement in the world of video games, the Game Awards have become an essential event for gamers and industry professionals.

This year again, the show promises to reward the games that marked the year. With more than 30 categories including the most prestigious Game of The Year (GOTY), this ceremony will highlight the work of this industry. We find in particular in the hotly contested category of Best Role-Playing Game. The nominees were announced on the evening of November 13, 2023. We give you the official list!

The Game Awards 2023: The list of games nominated for Best Role-playing Game

The Game Awards 2023 promise to be exciting with a tight competition for the title of “Best Role-playing Game”. Geoff Keighley, the event's producer, emphasizes the importance of this award which celebrates exceptional games that excel in creating rich and immersive worlds, offering players extensive character customization and captivating progression. This category encompasses both single-player and massively online multiplayer (MMO) experiences, highlighting games that allow deep immersion in complex roles and stories.

Nominees were chosen by an international jury comprised of more than 100 media and influencers, selected for their critical expertise in video game review. This approach ensures extensive critical evaluation, reflecting the collective opinion of an entire editorial staff. The results of the votes, combining those of the jury and those of the fans, will be revealed during the ceremony.

This year, fans are eagerly waiting to see which games will be featured. Highly anticipated titles and surprises are to be expected. Developers and studios from around the world are vying for this prestigious award, which recognizes not only the entertainment offered by gaming but also its innovation and contribution to the industry.

Here is the list of games in the Best Role-playing Game category for The Game Awards 2023 :

  • Baldur's Gate 3
  • Final Fantasy XVI
  • Lies of P
  • Sea of ​​Stars
  • Starfield

It is now up to the jury, but also to the public, to vote for the game that deserves to win the distinction in this category.