The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has provided a list of nominees for its 25th Annual DICE Awards. The winners will be revealed at a 25th Anniversary Awards ceremony, and livestreamed by the official media partner, IGN, on February 24.
Fifty-nine games released in 2021 received nominations with Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart recieveing nine nominations, followed by Deathloop with eight nominationsm. Inscryption and It Takes Two earned six nods each, and Returnal recived five niminations. Kena: Bridge of Spirits and Resident Evil Village each have four nods.
Game of the Year nominuees are Deathloop, Inscryption, It Takes Two, Ratchet and Clank: Rift Apart, and Returnal.