The Game Awards 2021 will take place tomorrow, December 9, starting at 8 p.m. ET

New Pokémon Snap and Pokémon UNITE have been nominated for awards by The Game Awards. Read on below to learn more:

  • #NewPokemonSnap has been nominated for “Best Family Game” at #TheGameAwards!
  • #PokemonUNITE has been nominated for Best Mobile Game of 2021 at #TheGameAwards!

Produced by Geoff Keighley, The Game Awards will be streaming live on December 9, 2021, from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. Vote today using the following link:

Congrats to The Game Awards nominees for 2021!

Each year, The Game Awards recognizes creative and technical excellence in the global video game industry. We’d like to take a moment and offer a huge congrats to all of this year’s nominees!


Winners will be announced at The Game Awards on December 9, so please stay tuned if you’re curious.

We are also incredibly proud to offer some of these nominees on the Nintendo Switch™ system. You can find those games below.

Happy gaming, everyone!

Metroid Dread

Nominated for: Game of the Year, Best Action/Adventure

Monster Hunter Rise

Nominated for: Best RPG, Best Multiplayer

Shin Megami Tensei V

Nominated for: Best RPG

Mario Party Superstars

Nominated for: Best Family

New Pokémon Snap

Nominated for: Best Family

Super Mario 3D World + Bowser’s Fury

Nominated for: Best Family

Warioware: Get it Together!

Nominated for: Best Family

Hot Wheels Unleashed

Nominated for: Best Racing

Marvel’s Guardian of the Galaxy: Cloud Version

Nominated for: Best Action/Adventure, Best Score/Music, Best Narrative, Innovation in Accessibility

Nickelodeon All-Star Brawl

Nominated for: Best Fighting


Nominated for: Best Fighting

Knockout City

Nominated for: Best Multiplayer

Boyfriend Dungeon

Nominated for: Games for Impact

No Longer Home

Nominated for: Games for Impact

Apex Legends

Nominated for: Best Ongoing Game, Best Community Support


Nominated for: Best Ongoing Game, Best Community Support

Death’s Door

Nominated for: Best Indie Game

The Forgotten City – Cloud Version

Nominated for: Best Debut Indie

Note: Both Loop Hero and Life is Strange: True Colors were also nominated for awards, but they have not released on the Nintendo Switch system yet.


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