While many major companies use E3 to announce new games, The Game Awards quickly became a destination for big ads at the end of each year.
Since the The Game Awards debuted in 2014, it has become one of the biggest events of the year, which not only distributes awards per tons of categories, but also features world premiere trailers for many games.
The 2018 edition of the popular award was no different as some of the biggest revelations of the year were saved for the special event.
Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3
The first great revelation of the night was for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order scheduled for release on the Nintendo Switch in 2019.
The Marvel Ultimate Alliance was released in 2006 with a sequel released in 2009. Now, almost 10 years later, fans will begin to sink their teeth into a new title with all their favorite Marvel characters.
Far Cry: New Dawn
The next one was Far Cry: New Dawn, the newest entry in the popular series that is scheduled to be released on February 15, 2019.
The first teaser for the game was first released on December 5, while box art also managed to leak before the ceremony on December 6.
Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled
One of the most celebrated game franchises, Crash Bandicoot is returning in the form of a remastering for the popular Crash Team Racing.
Originally released in 1999 for PlayStation, the new title is a remastering of the game that includes all the previous content with some updated graphics. It is scheduled for a June 21, 2019 release on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.
Battlefields of PlayerUnknown
After weeks of speculation, the latest PUBG map was finally announced.
The snow-covered map is called Vikendi and will be released to the PC Test servers after the show ends on December 6, with a full release expected for December 16 and the following consoles in January.
New weapons and vehicles have also been confirmed, making this an update that the players of PUBG will not want to miss.
While most fans know about Bioware for the Mass Effect series and the upcoming Anthem, the studio also makes the popular Dragon Age series.
The last game in the series, Dragon Age: Inquisition, released in 2014 and was the third largest participant in the franchise. No release date has been given and no gameplay has been shown, which means fans will probably have a long wait.
Mortal Kombat 11
When Ed Boon, director of NetherRealm Studios, took the stage, you knew that something special had to be in the works and that he was right in the money when Mortal Kombat 11 was finally announced.
All trademark and gore violence was present in the trailer set for a new track by 21 Savage and the game is scheduled to be released on April 23, 2019, with a community revelation event scheduled for January 17, 2019. scheduled for March 2019.
Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
Ultimate releases in North America shortly after The Game Awards end at midnight on Dec. 7, but Nintendo did not let that stop them from announcing a new character.
The Persona 5 Joker has been announced as the first DLC character for the new game. No gameplay was shown, but Reggie Fils-Aimé confirmed that players could call a Persona during the game.
There was also no word on the release date of the first Fighter Pack, but it was previously confirmed that it should come in early 2019.
For a complete list of the nominees and winners of The 2018 Game Awards, visit our official hub HERE.