King's Quest nominated for Adventure Game of the Year for the 2017 D.I.C.E. Awards

News ID: 370
Date: 2017-01-12
Source: http://www.interactive.org/images/press_release/20th-DICE-Awards-Nominees-Hosts-FINAL-1-12-17.pdf


The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) is pleased to announce the nominees for its 20th D.I.C.E. Awards celebration, co-hosted by Greg Miller, co-founder of internet video and podcast Kinda Funny, and Jessica Chobot of Nerdist News. Academy members will begin voting for the video game industry's premier peer-based awards show Friday, Jan. 13 at 5 PM PST.

The winners will be revealed at the Awards ceremony on Thursday, Feb. 23, at The Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas after the 2017 D.I.C.E. Summit. The awards ceremony will stream live in its entirety beginning at 7:30pm PT/10:30pm ET via live.interactive.org.

Also being honored this year is Todd Howard, legendary game director of The Elder Scrolls and Fallout series, who will be inducted into the AIAS Hall of Fame.

King's Quest is, along with 4 other contestants, nominated for Adventure Game of the Year. Congratulations to the designers, The Odd Gentlemen!

The contestants in the category are:
- Firewatch
- INSIDE
- King's Quest: The Complete Collection
- The Last Guardian
- Uncharted 4: A Thief's End

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GAMES: King's Quest 2015
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DEVELOPERS: Odd Gentlemen (The)

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