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Best Role-playing Game 2023: who wins the Game Awards?

 The Game Awards 2023 are fast approaching! The nominees have been revealed. Discover the Best Role Playing Game of the year!

Best Role-playing Game 2023: who wins the Game Awards?

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 a must-see 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. Find out who won this category!

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 competing 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

The big winner is: Baldur's Gate 3

The Game Awards 2023 promises to be a memorable spectacle, not only for the awards, but also for world premieres, musical performances, and more. The Best Role Playing Game category is one of the highlights of the event, highlighting games that often offer great freedom in character development, allowing players to shape their gaming experience according to their preferences, whether through combat, exploration, interactions with other characters, or solving puzzles . For information, we had the honor of participating as a member of the selection jury for The Game Awards 2023.