Esports Awards
through the years

The Brewery, London
Monday, November 13, 2017
Honouring the best in Esports in 2017

HIGHLIGHTS

MEMORABLE MOMENTS

WINNERS & NOMINEES

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ESPORTS PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR

EEFJE ‘SJOKZ’ DEPOORTERE

NOMINEES

Soren “Bjergsen” Bjerg
Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek
Jake “SirActionSlacks” Kanner
Ryan Hart
Damon “Karma” Barlow

STREAMER OF THE YEAR

DR DISRESPECT

NOMINEES

Adam “Loop” Bahriz
Michael “imaqtpie” Santana
Christopher “Sacriel” Ball
Henrik “AdmiralBulldog” Ahnberg
Joshua “steel” Nissan
Jaryd “summit1g” Lazar
Saqib “Lirik” Zahid
Chance “Sodapoppin” Morris
Edwin “Castro_1021” Castro
Paul “Ice Poseidon” Denino

ESPORTS CONSOLE PLAYER OF THE YEAR

MATTHEW “FORMAL” PIPER

NOMINEES

Seth “Scump” Abner
Spencer “Gorilla” Ealing
Adam “Armada” Lindgren
Ian “Crimsix” Porter
Tony “Lethul” Campbell Jr.
Hajime “Tokido” Taniguchi
Juan “HungryBox” DeBiedma

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ESPORTS PC PLAYER OF THE YEAR

AMER “MIRACLE” AL-BARKAWI

NOMINEES

Luka “PerkZ” Perković
Chres “Sencux” Laursen
Glenn “Hybrid” Doornenbal
Joshua “Dardoch” HartnettSoren “Bjergsen” Bjerg
Marcelo “Coldzera” David
Lee “Faker” Sang-Hyeok
Kuro “KuroKy” Takhasomi
Daniil “Zeus” Teslenko
Simon “ScHwimpi” Svensoon
Alex “Neeb” Sunderhaft
Jun “TY” Tae Yang
Nicolai “Dev1ce” Reedtz

ESPORTS BROADCASTER OF THE YEAR

ALEX “MACHINE” RICHARDSON

NOMINEES

Eefje “Sjokz” Depoortere
Henry “HenryG” Greer
Matthew “Sadokist” Trivett
Clint “Maven” Evans
Owen “ODPixel” Davies
Trevor “Quickshot” Henry
D’ron “D1” Maingrette
Jaycie “Gillyweed” Gluck

ESPORTS PC ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

ABAY “H0BBIT” KHASSENOV

NOMINEES

Mike Yeung
Robin “Ropz” Kool
Maroun “GH” Merhej
Nikita “Clawz” Marchinsky

ESPORTS PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

JOE BRADY

NOMINEES

Rob Paul
Helena Kristiansson
Patrick Strack
Joao Ferreira
Adela Sznajder

ESPORTS COVERAGE WEBSITE OF THE YEAR

ESPN ESPORTS

NOMINEES

HLTV
Team Liquid
theScore esports
DOT Esports
Red Bull eSports
Dexerto
The Esports Observer
GosuGamers
PVP Live
Slingshot Esports

ESPORTS VIDEOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR

DAVIS “HITCH” EDWARDS

NOMINEES

Lewis Farley
Damian Estrada
Moritz “Moose” Zimmermann
Phillipp “Phillian” Neubauer
Luzas Pasiut
Rhys Rasmussen
Tom “D1ablo” Newman
Max Olivo

ESPORTS UNSUNG HERO OF THE YEAR

MEGAN “RHEINGOLDRIVER” CUTROFELLO

NOMINEES

Jasmine Kanuga
Jack “KBBQ” Chen
Moses_FPS
Jacob Harrison
Joe Cardali
Andrey Grygoriev
Adam “B0aty” Lyne
Graham Pitt
Ian Smith

UK ESPORTS PLAYER OF THE YEAR

SPENCER “GORILLA” EALING

NOMINEES

Ryan “Doomsee” Graham
Thomas “Tommey” Trewren
Dylan “Madcat” Daly
Owen “Smooya” Butterfield
DC “Infexious” Coleman
James “bakery” Baker
Raymon “kaSing” Tsang

ESPORTS JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

DUNCAN “THORIN” SHIELDS

NOMINEES

Richard Lewis
Ollie Ring
Aaron Mickunas
Jacob Wolf
Mike Kent
Kelsey Moser
Tyler “FionnOnFire” Erzeberger
Tomi “lurppis” Kovanen
Stephen “stuchiu” Chiu
Travis Gafford

ESPORTS PLAY OF THE YEAR

FORMAL (OPTIC GAMING)

NOMINEES

Dupreeh (Astralis)
Tokido (Echo Fox)
NiKo (FaZe Clan)

ESPORTS ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

VICTOR “PUNK” WOODLEY

NOMINEES

Pierce “Gunless” Hillman
Alex “Arcitys” Sanderson
Anthony “Shotzzy” Cuevas
Shaun “Shellz” Springette
Preston “Prestinni” Sanderson

ESPORTS TEAM OF THE YEAR

OPTIC GAMING (COD)

NOMINEES

Astralis (CS:GO)
SK Telecom T1 (LoL)
Team EnVyUs (CoD)
Team Liquid (Dota 2)
OG (Dota 2)
Lunatic-Hai (Overwatch)
Dynasty Gaming Female (CS:GO)
PENTA sports (R6 Siege)
L5 (Heroes of the Storm)

ESPORTS PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR

RIOT GAMES

NOMINEES

Monster
Gillette
SteelSeries
Omen by HP
Intel
Corsair
ASUS ROG
Scuf Gaming
Logitech
Arby’s
ASTRO Gaming

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STREAMING PLATFORM OF THE YEAR

Twitch

NOMINEES

Facebook
Twitter
YouTube
Smashcast

ESPORTS BREAKTHROUGH GAME OF THE YEAR

PUBG

NOMINEES

H1Z1
Vainglory
Quake Champions
Rainbow Six Siege
Paragon
Injustice 2

ESPORTS COMMERCIAL PARTNER OF THE YEAR

G FUEL

NOMINEES

Monster
Gillette
SteelSeries
Omen by HP
Intel
Corsair
ASUS ROG
Scuf Gaming
Logitech
Arby’s
ASTRO Gaming

ESPORTS HARDWARE PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

INTEL

NOMINEES

HyperX
SteelSeries
Corsair
BenQ ZOWIE
DXRacer
ASUS ROG
NVIDIA
Razer
OMEN by HP
Scuf Gaming
Turtle Beach Corporation
Elgato
AMD
ASTRO Gaming
GT Omega

ESPORTS LIVE EVENT OF THE YEAR

LOL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

NOMINEES

ESL One Cologne
ECS Season 3 Finals 2017
ELEAGUE Major
EVO 2017
Call of Duty World Championship
EPICENTER Dota
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ESPORTS GAME OF THE YEAR

COUNTER STRIKE GLOBAL OFFENSIVE

NOMINEES

League of Legends
Dota 2
Rocket League
Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare
Street Fighter V
FIFA 17
Overwatch