The New York Video game Critics Circle reveal the nominees for the 7th Annual New York Game Awards. The video game awards season continues with today's announcement of the nominees for the annual New York Game Awards. The awards – which are run by the New York Video game Critics Circle – will be held at Manhattan’s Abrons Playhouse on January 24, 2018. This year's crop of games includes plenty of familiar titles. Horizon Zero Dawn, Neir Automata, and The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild are among the games in the mix for Best Game of the Year. In the category of Best Indie Game there are nods for Cuphead, What Remains of Edith Finch, and Pyre. And nominees for Best Mobile Game include quiz show phenomenon HQ Trivia, Nintendo's Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, and the moving Bury Me, My Love. This year's recipient of the Andrew Yoon Legend Award will be Bethesda's Todd Howard, who is acknowledged for his work on the popular Fallout and Elder Scrolls, as well has his creativity and commitment to the games industry. Here is the full lineup of nominees. Also worth noting are the category sponsors. Way to go, Herman. New York Game Awards Nominees Big Apple Award for Best Game of the Year \tHorizon Zero Dawn \tNeir Automata \tThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild \tWhat Remains of Edith Finch \tWolfenstein 2: New Colossus \tResident Evil 7: biohazard \tSuper Mario Odyssey \tPlayernUknown's Battlegrounds Central Park Children’s Zoo Award for Best Kids Game \tSuper Mario Odyssey \tARMS \tLego Marvel Superheroes 2 \tKnowledge Is Power \tSonic Mania \tPinball FX3 A-Train Award for Best Mobile Game \tA Normal Lost Phone \tFramed 2 \tThrough the Ages \tBury Me, My Love \tAnimal Crossing Pocket Camp \tHQ Trivia \tFire Emblem Heroes Knickerbocker Award for Best Games Journalism \tMatt Leone \tLaura Hudson \tJulie Muncy \tAjay Singh Chaudhary \tAstrid Budgor \tGareth Damian Martin \tYussef Cole Off Broadway Award for Best Indie Game \tCuphead \tWalden \tBeat Cop \tEverything \tPyre \tTorment: Tides of Numenera \tWhat Remains of Edith Finch \tNight in the Woods Coney Island Dreamland Award for Best Virtual Reality Game \tResident Evil 7: biohazard \tMarvel Powers United VR \tPolybius \tThe Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR \tRick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality \tWilson's Heart Herman Melville Award for Best Writing \tWhat Remains of Edith Finch \tNight in the Woods \tUncharted: The Lost Legacy \tHorizon Zero Dawn \tWolfenstein 2: The New Colossus \tDestiny 2 \tNier Automata Tin Pan Alley Award for Best Music in a Game \tPyre \tWolfenstein 2: The New Colossus \tThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild \tDropMix \tSuper Mario Odyssey \tPersona 5 \tDestiny 2 Statue of Liberty Award for Best World \tHorizon Zero Dawn \tThe Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild \tAssassin's Creed: Origins \tRain World \tDestiny 2 \tWhat Remains of Edith Finch \tCuphead \tHellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Freedom Tower Award for Best Remake \tZero Escape: The Nonary Games \tMario Kart 8 Deluxe \tCrash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy \tL.A. Noire: Switch and VR \tThe Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim for Switch and VR \tMetroid: Samus Returns \tThe Walking Dead Collection Great White Way Award for Best Acting in a Game \tAshly Burch as Aloy, Horizon Zero Dawn \tValerie Rose Lohman: What Remains of Edith Finch \tClaudia Black as Chloe Frazer, Uncharted: The Lost Legacy \tBrian Bloom as B.J. Blazkowicz, Wolfenstein II: TNC \tNina Franoszek as Irene Engel, Wolfenstein 2: TNC \tMelina Juergens as Senua, Hellblade: Senua's Sacrifice Tickets for the awards are now on sale now from the New York Video game Critics Circle website.