The Game Awards 2022 All Pre-Show Awards Winners

Seriously, The Game Awards 2022 is just getting started and we are so hyped. Just before the main event starts, we are brought to TGA 2022’s Pre-Show. A few category winners have been revealed and if you missed them all, you can check the list here. Here’s The Game Awards 2022’s all Pre-Show awards winners! Let us know who you’re rooting for in the awards!

All Pre-Show Winners

Let us begin with the Pre-Show host, Sydnee Goodman. For a whole 30 minutes, Goodman headed the world premieres and awarding during the said show. Now let’s give a round of huge applause to the announced winners!

Best Mobile Game

Here are the nominees:

    • Apex Legends Mobile
    • Diablo Immortal
    • Genshin Impact
    • Marvel Snap
    • Tower of Fantasy
  • Marvel Snap took home the Best Mobile Game award to kick off The Game Awards 2022 pre-show! Ben Forde accepted the award for Marvel Snap. The game was released on June 9th, 2022.
The Game Awards 2022 Pre-Show, Marvel Snap
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  • The game can be played on iOS and Android phones, developed by Second Dinner and published by Nuverse. If you haven’t played it yet, then do yourself a favor and download the Best Mobile Game of 2022!
  • MARVEL SNAP unleashes the complete MARVEL Multiverse into a fast-paced, adrenaline-pumping, strategic card battler. Assemble your team from a limitless dream roster of Super Heroes and Villains, collect endless card art variants, and experience super-powered play—all in just three minutes.

Best Fighting Game

Here are the nominees:

    • DNF Fuel
    • JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: All Star Battle R
    • The King of Fighters XV
    • MultiVersus
    • Sifu
  • Player First Games and Warner Bros. Games took the trophy for Multiversus as the Best Fighting Game this 2022. The July-released game took the gaming industry by storm after its Open Beta release.
The Game Awards 2022 Pre-Show, multiversus
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  • Currently, MultiVersus is in its second season. This free-to-play fighting game can still be downloaded if you’re curious, it wouldn’t be the Best Fighting Game without reason, right? We hope for the full game soon!
  • MultiVersus is an all-new free-to-play, platform fighter videogame with an ever-expanding cast of iconic characters and legendary universes, various online modes including a team-based 2 vs. 2 format, and ongoing content-filled seasons.

The Esports Category

In a flash, the Esports category winners have been announced in the Pre-Show as well. Take a look at all categories and the trophy champs for each best Esports!

Best Game

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
  • DOTA 2
  • League of Legends
  • Rocket League
  • Valorant
TGA 2022, esports category
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Esports Athlete

  • Chovy
  • Faker
  • Karrigan
  • S1mple
  • YAY

Best Esports Team

  • Darkzero ESports
  • Faze Clan
  • Gen.G
  • LA Thieves
  • LOUD

Esports Coach

  • B1AD3
  • BZKA

Best Esports Event

  • EVO 2022
  • 2022 League of Legends World Championship
  • PGL Major Antwerp 2022
  • The 2022 Mid-Season Invitational
  • Valorant Champions 2022

Best Family Game

The following are the nominees for this category:

    • Kirby and the Forgotten Land
    • LEGO Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga
    • Mario + Rabbids Sparks of Hope
    • Nintendo Switch Sports
    • Splatoon 3
  • Released this March 2022, Kirby and the Forgotten Land bags the Best Family Game award in The Game Awards 2022! Doug Bowser received the award for HAL Laboratory and Nintendo, respectively.
  • TGA 2022, kirby
    Photo Courtesy of The Game Awards 2022 via Official Twitch Channel

    Float off on an all-new adventure as the powerful puffball, Kirby. Explore in 3D stages as you discover a mysterious world with abandoned structures from a past civilization—like a shopping mall?! Copy enemies’ abilities like the new Drill and Ranger and use them to attack, explore your surroundings, and save the kidnapped Waddle Dees from the ferocious Beast Pack alongside the mysterious Elfilin. Hope you’re hungry for an unforgettable adventure!

Congratulations to all! Stay with us here for more updates on The Game Awards 2022!

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SOURCES: Marvel Snap, MultiVersus, Kirby and the Forgotten Land, The Game Awards 2022 Official Twitch Channel
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