Interactive Achievement Awards Finalists

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences' Fifth Annual Interactive Achievement Awards Finalists (thanks Computer Games Online) have been unveiled. Included are seven nominations for Lionhead's Black & White, including Game of the Year (a nomination shared by another PC game, Civilization III), as well as a nod to Return to Castle Wolfenstein for Outstanding Achievement in Visual Engineering and a nomination for Outstanding Achievement in Game Design for Dark Age of Camelot. Here are a few other PC nominees:
Computer Action/Adventure Game of the Year
Aliens vs. Predator 2 (Monolith/Sierra Entertainment/Fox Interactive)
Myst III Exile (Presto Studios/Ubi Soft Entertainment)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein (id Software/Activision)
Undying (EA Los Angeles/Electronic Arts)

Computer Role Playing Game of the Year
Baldur's Gate II: Throne of Bhaal (BioWare Corp./Interplay)
Diablo II: Lord of Destruction (Blizzard Entertainment/Blizzard Entertainment)
Wizardry 8 (Sir-tech Canada/Sir-tech Canada)

Computer Game of the Year
Black & White (Lionhead Studios/Electronic Arts)
Dark Age of Camelot (Mythic Entertainment/Mythic Entertainment, Inc.)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein (id Software/Activision)
Sid Meier's Civilization III (Firaxis Games/Infogrames)

Innovation in Computer Gaming
Black & White (Lionhead Studios/Electronic Arts)
Dark Age of Camelot (Mythic Entertainment/Mythic Entertainment, Inc.)
Majestic (Anim-X/Electronic Arts)
The Sims: Hot Date (EA – Maxis/Electronic Arts)

Online Game Play of the Year
Aliens vs. Predator 2 (Monolith/Sierra Entertainment/Fox Interactive)
MechWarrior 4: Black Knight Expansion (Cyberlore Studios/Microsoft)
Monopoly Tycoon (Deep Red/Infogrames)
Return to Castle Wolfenstein (Activision/id Software)
Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon (Red Storm Entertainment/Ubi Soft Entertainment)
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Not to mention the multiplayer goodness is pale in comparison.

Go back to VE #12, you freak!

Seriously though, it's pretty obvious what a few of the people on this thread have said about companies paying to be on the list. It's not worth our attention..even though we keep talking about it

This comment was edited on Feb 7, 07:55.
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