11/08/2011 – IGN, the world’s most popular videogames and entertainment website, today announces the shortlist for the first ever IGN People’s Choice Award – open for voting throughout gamescom 2011.
The independent award will celebrate the fans’ favourite game at gamescom 2011, which attracts over a quarter of a million gamers to Cologne, Germany from Wednesday 17 th to Sunday 21 st August.
The multi-format shortlist of 25 titles was assembled by a global panel of IGN Editors, who champion their choices in a new feature at – http://uk.games.ign.com/articles/118/1187127p1.html
The IGN People’s Choice Award has a single winner, the game with the most votes, decided by fans.
The IGN People’s Choice Award shortlist for gamescom 2011
Assassin’s Creed: Revelations – Ubisoft
Batman: Arkham City – Warner
Battlefield 3 – EA
BioShock Infinite – 2K
Borderlands 2 – 2K
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 – Activision
Dance Central 2 – Microsoft
Dark Souls – Namco Bandai
Diablo III – Blizzard
Dota 2 – Valve
Far Cry 3 – Ubisoft
FIFA 12 – EA
Forza 4 – Microsoft
Gears of War 3 – Microsoft
Guild Wars 2 – NC Soft
LittleBigPlanet Vita – Sony
Mass Effect 3 – EA
Prey 2 – Bethesda
RAGE – Bethesda
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Bethesda
Sonic Generations – Sega
Street Fighter X Tekken – Capcom/ Namco
Super Mario 3D Land – Nintendo
Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception – Sony
The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword – Nintendo
Details on how to vote for the IGN People’s Choice Award for gamescom 2011 will be revealed early next week – with fans able to have their say directly from the show floor, or worldwide on IGN.
For more details on the IGN People’s Choice Award please contact Will Guyatt, PR Manager, IGN Entertainment - firstname.lastname@example.org.
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For more information contact:
Will Guyatt, PR Manager, IGN UK +44 (0)7799 334994.