E3 2014: Sunset Overdrive nominated for 2 Game Critics Awards

Today the 29 judging publications that are a part of the Game Critics Awards announced their nominations for the Best of E3 2014. We were honored that Sunset Overdrive received two nominations, for Best Original Game and Best Action/Adventure Game. It’s the first time Insomniac has ever received a best Original Game nomination from the Game Critics Awards.

These nominations are the cherry on top of a super-successful E3 for Sunset Overdrive, which saw the game earn (by our totally unofficially official count) 58 nominations with 30 wins of various E3 Awards and Best Of lists from various media outlets. You can see just a few of those nominations in the photo of Creative Director Marcus Smith and Game Director Drew Murray.

Sunset Overdrive Game Director Drew Murray celebrates a successful E3 2014 by jumping on Creative Director Marcus Smith's back

Sunset Overdrive Game Director Drew Murray celebrates a successful E3 2014 by jumping on Creative Director Marcus Smith’s back

The Game Critics Awards will announce the winners of the awards next Tuesday, July 1st. You can see all of the nominations here.

You can pre-order the game to receive the Day One Edition from our various retail partners here. As always, for all the latest on Sunset Overdrive keep it tuned here for follow us on twitter @SunsetOverdrive or on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SunsetOverdriveGame.