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POSTED BY bolson ON Apr 30, 2009

E3 2009 Award Nominees Coming Soon

E3 season is just around the corner, and already the anticipation to see who will be the star of the show is mounting!  Each year the Game Critics conduct a critics poll for the Best of E3 Awards. The awards recognize the games that will shape the future of interactive entertainment, as demonstrated via hands-on playable form at the E3 Expo in Los Angeles, CA. This year's E3 is being held June 2-4.

Stay tuned for the nominations following E3 to see which EA titles have been nominated!

  • Nominees will be announced on Tuesday, June 16, 2009.
  • Winners will be announced on Tuesday, June 23, 2009.

Last year, EA walked away with some some huge wins in the Game Critics Awards: Best of E3 2008!  Have you played them all yet?

Mirror's Edge   Best Original Game
Mirror's Edge

(DICE/Electronic Arts for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)



Spore   Best PC Game




Dead Space   Best Action/Adventure Game
Dead Space

(EA Redwood Shores/EA for PC, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360)



Madden NFL 09   Best Sports Game
Madden NFL 09

(Tiburon/EA for All Systems)



Left 4 Dead   Best Online Multiplayer
Left 4 Dead

(Valve/EAP for PC, Xbox 360)