Esports Awards
through the years

Arlington, Texas
Saturday, November 20, 2021
Honouring the best in Esports in 2021

HIGHLIGHTS

MEMORABLE MOMENTS

WINNERS & NOMINEES

ESPORTS APPAREL OF THE YEAR

100 THIEVES

NOMINEES

Ateyo
Cloud9
Fallen Wear
FaZe Clan
Fnatic
G2 Esports
Spacestation Gaming
Team Liquid
Team Vitality

STREAMER OF THE YEAR

IBAI LLANOS

NOMINEES

Jack “CouRage” Dunlop
Herschel “Dr Disrespect” Beahm IV
Victor “LOUD Coringa” Augusto
Ludwig Ahgren
Naman “MortaL” Mathur
Nicholas “Nickmercs” Kolcheff
Michael “Shroud” Grzesiek
Jaryd “Summit1G” Lazar
David “TheGrefg” Cánovas
Rachell “Valkyrae” Hofstetter
Félix “xQc” Lengyel

ESPORTS PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR

BRUNO “NOBRU” GOES

NOMINEES

Gustavo “Baiano” Gomes
Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo
Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez
Hector “Hecz” Rodriguez
Parker “Interro” Mackay
John “JohnnyBoi_i” MacDonald
Matthew “Nadeshot” Haag
Carlos “ocelote” Rodríguez
Luka “Perkz” Perković
Eefje ‘sjokz’ Depoortere

ESPORTS CONTENT CREATOR OF THE YEAR

ASHLEY KANG

NOMINEES

Brian “BananaSlamJamma ” Canavan
Jon “Coconut Brah” Soli
Hector “Hecz” Rodriguez
Luke “iFerg” Fergie
Nick “LS” De Cesare
Macie Jay
Wyatt “Musty” Ziegler
Jared “SunlessKhan” Zook
Kert “NadeKing” Paidre
Duncan “Thorin” Shields
Xavier “UpUpDownDown” Woods

ESPORTS MOBILE GAME OF THE YEAR

FREE FIRE

NOMINEES

Arena of Valor
Brawl Stars
Clash Royale
CoD Mobile
LoL Wild Rift
Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
PUBG Mobile

ESPORTS PLAY OF THE YEAR

JAKE “VIRTUE” GRANNAN

NOMINEES

Gabriel “FalleN” Toledo
Oleksandr “s1mple” Kostyliev
Ariano “Kroonos” Ferreira
Mehmet Yağız “cNed” İpek
Jason “Beaulo” Doty
Santino “try” Rigal
Casper “cadiaN” Møller
Eric “Snip3down” Wrona
Mathieu “ZywOo” Herbaut

PANEL’S CHOICE AWARD

JAS “FIZZI” LAFERRIERE

ESPORTS PHOTO OF THE YEAR

ERIC ANANMALAY

ESPORTS ANALYST OF THE YEAR

MARC ROBERT “CAEDREL” LAMONT

NOMINEES

Anthony “NAMELESS” Wheeler
Emily Rand
Jacob “Pimp” Winneche
Jess ‘JessGOAT’ Bolden
Kyle “melonzz” Freedman
Jonathan “Reinforce” Larsson
Sean “sgares” Gares
Jason “moses” O’Toole

ESPORTS COLOUR CASTER OF THE YEAR

CHAD “SPUNJ” BURCHILL

NOMINEES

Mohan “launders” Govindasamy
Michael “KiXSTAr” Stockley
Josh “Sideshow” Wilkinson
Thomas “Chance” Ashworth
Andrew “Vedius” Day
Sam “Kobe” Hartman-Kenzler
John “Johnnyboi_i” MacDonald
Stephen “Sajam” Lyon

ESPORTS HOST OF THE YEAR

EEFJE “SJOKZ” DEPOORTERE

NOMINEES

Alex “Goldenboy” Mendez
Soe Gschwind
James “Dash” Patterson
Jorien “Sheever” van der Heijden
Ana Paula “Ana Xisdê” Cardoso
Loviel “Velly” Cardwell
Tres “stunna” Saranthus
Brody “Liefx” Moore
Ghassan “MiloshTheMedic” Finge
Caleb “WavePunk” Simmons
Chris “Puckett” Puckett

ESPORTS PLAY BY PLAY CASTER OF THE YEAR

MILES ROSS

NOMINEES

Parker “Interro” Mackay
Alex “Machine” Richardson
Trevor “Quickshot” Henry
Clayton “CaptainFlowers” Raines
Mitch “Uber” Leslie
Callum “Shogun” Keir
Owen “ODPixel” Davies
Lauren “Pansy” Scott
BrunoClash
Nick “Tasteless” Plott

ESPORTS COACH OF THE YEAR

BYUNG-CHUL “MOON” MOON

NOMINEES

James “Crowder” Crowder
James “Mac” MacCormack
Bok “Reapered” Han-gyu
Andrii “B1ad3” Gorodenskyi
Dyjair “Mity” Soares
Kim “kkOma” Jeong-gyun
Arthur “TchubZ” Martins
Emiliano “Sizz” Benny
Andrey “Engh” Sholokhov
Mark “MarkyB” Bryceland

ESPORTS CONTROLLER PLAYER OF THE YEAR

CHRIS “SIMP” LEHR

NOMINEES

Justin “jstn.” Morales
Eric “Snip3down” Wrona
Tyler “aBeZy” Pharris
Joseph “Mang0” Marquez
Evan “M0nkey M00n” Rogez
Jack “JBM” Mascone
Dominique “SonicFox” McLean
Gavin “Tweek” Dempsey
Victor “Fairy Peak!” Locquet

ESPORTS CONTROLLER ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

EVAN “M0NKEY M00N” ROGEZ

NOMINEES

Jamie “Insight” Craven
Raúl “DmentZa” Palazuelos
Eli “Standy” Bentz
Paco “HyDra” Rusiewiez
Marc “MaRc_By_8.” Domingo
Andres “dreaz” Jordan

ESPORTS MOBILE PLAYER OF THE YEAR

ZHU “PARABOY” BOCHENG

NOMINEES

Mohamed “Mohamed Light” Tarek
Gabriel “Syaz” Vasconcelos
Mustafa “SkYRiiKZz” Ibrahim
Karl Gabriel “KarlTzy” Nepomuceno
Jash “Learn” Shah
Piyapon “TheCruz” Boonchuay
Brian “Tectonic” Michel
Lucas “LucasXGamer” Vinícius Batista Rocha
Cauan “Cauan7” da Silva

ESPORTS ORGANISATION OF THE YEAR

100 THIEVES

NOMINEES

LOUD
G2 Esports
Team Liquid
FaZe Clan
NRG
TSM FTX
Fnatic
Cloud9
T1
Envy
OverActive Media

ESPORTS PC PLAYER OF THE YEAR

OLEKSANDR “S1MPLE” KOSTYLIEV

NOMINEES

Luccas “Paluh” Vinicius Molina
Tyson “TenZ” Ngo
Heo “ShowMaker” Su
Wang “Ame” Chunyu
Kim “Doinb” Tae-sang
Dmitry “sh1ro” Sokolov
Ayaz “nAts” Akhmetshin
Lee “LIP” Jae-Won

ESPORTS PC ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

VALERIY “B1T” VAKHOVSKIY

NOMINEES

Kyle “Danny” Sakamaki
Javier “Elyoya” Prades Batalla
Tyson “TenZ” Ngo
Ayaz “nAts” Akhmetshin
Adam “Adam” Maanane
Dmitry “sh1ro” Sokolov
Se-hyun “Pelican” Oh
Robin “Robinsongz” Sung
Illya “Yatoro” Mulyarchuk
Peter “Asuna” Mazuryk

ESPORTS TEAM OF THE YEAR

ATLANTA FAZE (CALL OF DUTY LEAGUE)

NOMINEES

The General NRG (Rocket League)
Natus Vincere (NAVI) (CS:GO)
Ninjas in Pyjamas (Rainbow 6 Siege)
DWG KIA (League of Legends)
PSG.LGD (Dota 2)
MAD Lions (League of Legends)
Gambit Esports (Valorant)
Shanghai Dragons (Overwatch)
Sentinels (Valorant)
EDward Gaming (League of Legends)

ESPORTS CREATIVE SERIES OF THE YEAR

METAGAME DOCUMENTARY

NOMINEES

The Process – OpTic Gaming
G2 Voicecomms
TSM: LEGENDS
LORE // VALORANT
The Eavesdrop Podcast
Fight for First: Excel Esports
DOTA: Dragon’s Blood
Liquid Origins | Driven by Honda

ESPORTS COSPLAY OF THE YEAR

PEYTON COSPLAY

NOMINEES

Zach “Sneaky” Scuderi
Glory Lamothe
Willow Creative
Kinpatsu Cosplay
LittleJem
Skydaddi
FusRoFran

ESPORTS CREATIVE OF THE YEAR

THORSTEN DENK

NOMINEES

Tiago “LIQUID Enigma” Paixao
Aaron Create
Gregory “SesoHQ” Ortiz
Euller Araujo
Gabriel Ruiz
Karina Ziminaite
Caroline Parker-Stark
Danny Lopez
Robert Rogers

ESPORTS CREATIVE PIECE OF THE YEAR

NO CLUE | ADIDAS PARTNERS WITH G2 ESPORTS

NOMINEES

Introducing Team Liquid VALORANT
FaZe Clan Enters Rocket League
LEC Anime Teaser
Metagame Documentary
LEC: Reckless with my heart
Introducing Your LA THIEVES
LPL Spring Split 2021 | Break The Silence
Segue o Fluxo | Nobru and Cerol introduce the new LBFF Team

ESPORTS CREATIVE TEAM OF THE YEAR

ALEX PRODUCTIONS

NOMINEES

WePlay
Paper Crowns
AOE Creative
100 Thieves
G2 Esports
1UP Studios
StreamSpell
GETREKT Labs

ESPORTS VIDEO PRODUCTION TEAM OF THE YEAR

G2 ESPORTS

NOMINEES

100 Thieves
TSM FTX
YUNG ELDR
OpTic Gaming
1UP Studios
FaZe Clan
Metagame Documentary Team
LOUD
Fluxo

ESPORTS COLLEGIATE PROGRAM OF THE YEAR

MARYVILLE UNIVERSITY

NOMINEES

Northwood University
Boise State University
Grand Canyon University
University of Hawai’i
Buckeye Gaming Collective – Ohio State University
Longhorn Gaming – University of Texas at Austin
Minnesota State University, Mankato
Illini Esports – University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Winthrop University

ESPORTS COLLEGIATE AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR

DR. CHRIS “DOC” HASKELL

NOMINEES

Adam Antor
Chris Turner
Ariane Lim
Ryan Johnson

ESPORTS BROADCAST/PRODUCTION TEAM OF THE YEAR

RIOT GAMES

NOMINEES

ESL Gaming
Nerd Street Gamers
Psyonix
Esports Engine
Activision Blizzard
Beyond the Summit
BLAST Premier
Garena
FACEIT

ESPORTS COMMERCIAL PARTNER OF THE YEAR

INTEL

NOMINEES

Red Bull
BMW
State Farm
Logitech G
Mtn Dew Game Fuel
HyperX
Alienware
Verizon
FTX
Cash App
KITKAT

ESPORTS COVERAGE PLATFORM OF THE YEAR

THE ESPORTS OBSERVER

NOMINEES

Dexerto
Esports Insider
Dot Esports
HLTV.org
Liquipedia
Esportmaníacos
Inven Global
SiegeGG
Upcomer

ESPORTS GAME OF THE YEAR

VALORANT

NOMINEES

League of Legends
Free Fire
CS:GO
Call of Duty
Rocket League
Rainbow Six Siege
Dota 2
PUBG Mobile
Overwatch

ESPORTS HARDWARE PROVIDER OF THE YEAR

CORSAIR

NOMINEES

Logitech G
Razer
Elgato
HyperX
NVIDIA
Intel
AMD
Alienware
Secretlab
SteelSeries
ASUS ROG

ESPORTS JOURNALIST OF THE YEAR

KEVIN HITT

NOMINEES

Jacob Wolf
Richard Lewis
Adam Fitch
Ashley Kang
Tyler “FionnOnFire” Erzberger
Liz Richardson
Wasif Ahmed
Pablo “Bloop” Suárez
H.B. Duran

ESPORTS PUBLISHER OF THE YEAR

RIOT GAMES

NOMINEES

Tencent
Garena
Ubisoft
Psyonix
EA
Activision Blizzard
Epic Games
Valve

ESPORTS SUPPORTING SERVICE OF THE YEAR

DISCORD

NOMINEES

ESG LAW
Paper Crowns
Aftershock Media Group
Hitmarker
The Story Mob
ESEA
Creative Artists Agency
Character Select Agency
Prodigy Agency
Mobalytics