The only award at the British Academy Games Awards voted for by the common people is the “EE Mobile Game of the Year“. EE Game of the Year 2022 award goes to UNPACKING. Even though they are just puzzles, Unpacking is designed to be a pleasurable experience. Furthermore, they have been voted as the EE Game of the Year.
UNPACKING is a zen game about pulling possessions out of boxes; fitting them into a new home. Developed by Witch Beam, Unpacking is a part block-fitting puzzle, part home decoration where you are invited to create a satisfying living space while learning clues about the life they are unpacking.
If you’ve never seen this top game before, chances are you’ll be able to experience the game on Xbox®One Nintendo® Switch or PC. It’s not a game you’d want to miss.
In 2022 Game awards the other nominees are as follows
CHICORY A COLORFUL TALE
CHICORY A COLORFUL TALE is a top-down adventure game in a world made up of nothing but color, allowing you to color its environments and interact with objects on the fly.
Developed by Greg Lobanov, A Shell in the Pit, Madeline Berger, Alexis Dean-Jones and Lena Raine, you can use your painting powers to explore new places, solve puzzles, help your friends, and change the world! Something terrible happened. Chicory, superstar artist and wielder of the Brush, is missing, and all the colour in the land vanished with her.
DEATHLOOP is a next-gen shooter from award-winning Arkane Lyon, the studio behind Dishonored. This new IP challenges you to play your own way, following their signature gameplay design style.
In DEATHLOOP there’s nowhere to hide, with two rival assassins trapped in a mysterious timeloop. Blackreef is the island they keep revisiting. They’re doomed to repeat this day forever… The only chance for escape is to break the loop by unearthing information and assassinating eight key targets before the day resets.
IT TAKES TWO
IT TAKES TWO is a real-time action video game developed by Hazelight Studio, the developer behind A Way Out. Embark on a crazy adventure in It Takes Two, an original single-player/cooperative platformer game for your Xbox One and PC. Play as the clashing couple Cody and May, two dolls turned humans by a magic spell, who are trapped in a world of unpredictability. They will have to fight their way through this strange world and save their relationship.
In It Takes Two, you work together across a huge variety of gleefully disruptive gameplay challenges. With connected character abilities in every new level, an abundance of unexpected obstacles and hilariously heartfelt moments, you will work your way through a uniquely metaphorical gameplay experience.
METROID DREAD is a game about a female bounty hunter in an unnamed sci-fi world. Face off against unrelenting E.M.M.I. robots! Join bounty hunter Samus Aran as she escapes a deadly alien world plagued by a mechanical menace in Metroid Dread. Samus’ story continues after the events of Metroid Fusion when she descends upon planet ZDR to investigate a mysterious transmission sent to the Galactic Federation.
The remote planet has become overrun by vicious alien lifeforms and chilling mechanical menaces. Samus is more agile and capable than ever, but can she overcome the inhuman threat stalking the depths of ZDR? Parkour over obstacles, slide through tight spaces, counter enemies, and battle your way through the planet. The game is available on Nintendo Switch.
THE FORGOTTEN CITY
The Forgotten City is a mystery adventure game adaptation of the critically-acclaimed Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Developed by Australian developer Modern Storyteller, The Forgotten City is an engaging storyline-driven adventure game set in ancient Rome. Travel 2000 years back and discover the story of a cursed Roman city where one person’s sin seals the fate for everyone
Combat is an option, but violence will only get you so far. In order to solve this epic mystery you must question different members of the community, find the time loop and make tough moral choices. Choose your path. Your decisions matter. Shape the city and its fate with you at the helm – play now on Xbox® Series and One, PlayStation® 4 and 5, Nintendo® Switch.