CS:GO nominated for Best Esports Game at The Game Awards 2022

The organizers of the annual gaming award The Game Awards have unveiled the 2022 nominee list. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive nabbed a nomination for "Best Esports Game".

The CS:GO scene is represented by the following nominees in various categories: Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev and Finn "karrigan" Andersen in "Best Esports Athlete", Andrey "B1ad3" Gorodenskiy and Robert "RobbaN" Dahlström in "Best Esports Coach", FaZe in "Best Esports Team" and PGL Major Antwerp 2022 in "Best Esports Event".

CS:GO's competitors in the aforementioned categories are:

Best Esports Game

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • Dota 2
  • League of Legends
  • Rocket League
  • Valorant

Best Esports Athlete

  • Oleksandr "s1mple" Kostyliev
  • Finn "karrigan" Andersen
  • Lee "Faker" Sang-hyeok (League of Legends)
  • Jeong "Chovy" Ji-hoon (League of Legends)
  • Jaccob "yay" Whiteaker (Valorant)

Best Esports Coach

  • Andrey "B1ad3" Gorodenskiy
  • Robert "RobbaN" Dahlström
  • Go "Score" Dong-bin (League of Legends)
  • Matheus "bzkA" Tarasconi (Valorant)
  • Erik "d00mbr0s" Sandgren (Valorant)

Best Esports Team

  • FaZe
  • Gen.G (League of Legends)
  • LOUD (Valorant)
  • LA Thieves (Call of Duty)
  • DarkZero Esports (Apex Legends)

Best Esports Event

  • PGL Major Antwerp 2022
  • EVO 2022 (Fighting game event)
  • 2021 League of Legends World Championship
  • 2022 Mid-Season Invitational (League of Legends)
  • Valorant Champions 2022

The Game Awards 2022 ceremony will take place on December 8 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, USA. The event will be broadcasted live on all available streaming platforms.

Origin: www.thegameawards.com