🏅 Nominate YOUR Picks for 2023's Video Game VFX Awards!

:medal_sports: Here are some of our picks for the 2023 VFX Awards, but we want to know YOURS!

:point_right: Reply to this thread with YOUR picks for the best real-time effects in gaming this year, in each of these categories.

:green_square: Best Real-Time VFX

:blue_square: Best Environment

:green_square: Best Stylized

:blue_square: Best Realistic

:green_square: Best Character or Combat VFX

:blue_square: Most Innovative

:green_square: Best VFX in an Indie Production



After looking through what was released this year, here are my picks:

Best Real-Time VFX

  • Alan Wake 2
  • Armored Core VI: Fires of Rubicon

Best Environment

  • Horizon Call of the Mountain
  • Pikmin 4
  • The Invincible

Best Stylized

  • Hi-Fi RUSH
  • Teslagrad 2
  • Street Fighter 6
  • Bomb Rush Cyberfunk
  • Fae Farm

Best Realistic

  • Atlas Fallen
  • Mortal Kombat 1
  • Payday 3
  • RoboCop: Rogue City

Best Character or Combat VFX

  • Forspoken
  • Endless Dungeon

Most Innovative

  • Counter-Strike 2

Best VFX in an Indie Production

  • Terra Nil
  • Blasphemous 2
  • Laika: Aged Through Blood
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  • Best RTVFX
    → Spider-Man 2

  • Best Environment
    → Alan Wake 2

  • Best Stylized
    → Hi-Fi Rush
    → Super Mario Bros. Wonder

  • Best Realistic
    → Cyberpunk 2077: Phantom Liberty

  • Best Character or Comabat VFX
    → Diablo IV

  • Most Innovative
    → Alan Wake 2

  • Best VFX in an Indie Production
    → Endless Dungeon

great choices!! appreciate you submitting nominees!

Thanks so much for submitting, stay tuned for the next round to pick winners!