Esports Awards 2023: All Nominees, Award Categories, Important Dates, More


Esports Awards 2023: All Nominees, Award Categories, Important Dates, More

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Aditya Singh Rawat
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The Esports Awards 2023 is all set to take place in Las Vegas for the second time in a row.
The Esports Awards 2023 has 31 different categories split across Entertainment, Industry, and Creative.
The Esports Awards 2023 has announced the first set of nominees for certain award categories with more to follow soon.

The Esports Awards 2023, one of the top esports award shows that takes place annually is back with a new list of nominees and categories. For the second time in a row, the ceremony will be held in Las Vegas from 29th and 30th November.

The ninth-year celebrations will take place at the Resorts World Las Vegas and will be broadcasted live across all major and linear platforms from Zouk, one of the most technologically advanced spaces in Las Vegas.

This year there are 31 different award categories split across Entertainment, Industry, and Creative. The first set of nominees have been revealed while some others will be announced at a later date.

Esports Awards 2023: Complete Details

Here is everything you need to know about the ninth-year celebrations of the premier black-tie event of the esports industry - Esports Awards 2023.

Esports Awards 2023: All Nominees and Categories

The following publishers, teams, organizations, content creators, individuals, companies, and more have been nominated from across the globe in various categories.


Esports Content Creator of the Year

  1. Seth "Scump" Abner

  2. One True King (OTK)

  3. Tribo Gaules

  4. S8UL Esports

  5. Juan "Hungrybox" Debiedma

  6. Christian "IWDominate" Rivera

  7. LOUD

  8. TheScore Esports

  9. Judo Sloth

Esports Personality of the Year

  1. Seth "Scump" Abner

  2. Hector "Hecz" Rodriguez

  3. Alexandre "Gaules" Borba

  4. Naman "MortaL" Mathur

  5. Charles "MoistCr1TiKaL" White Jr

  6. Bruno "Nobru" Goes

  7. Ludwig "Ludwig" Ahgren

  8. Jeremy "Disguised Toast" Wang

  9. Victor "Coringa" Augusto

Streamer of the Year

  1. Seth "Scump" Abner

  2. Alexandre "Gaules" Borba

  3. Ibai Llanos

  4. Tarik "tarik" Celik

  5. QTCinderella

  6. Félix "xQc" Lengyel

  7. Kai Cenat

  8. Paulinho o LOKO

  9. Samy "Riversgg" Rivera

  10. Chikara "FPS_SHAKA" Kawakami


Esports Game of the Year

  1. League of Legends

  2. Valorant

  3. CS:GO

  4. Rocket League

  5. Dota 2

  6. Fortnite

  7. PUBG Mobile

  8. Mobile Legends: Bang Bang

  9. Call of Duty Modern Warfare II

Esports Mobile Game of the Year

  1. Free Fire

  2. PUBG Mobile

  3. Pokemon Unite

  4. Arena of Valor

  5. Mobile Legends: Bang Bang

  6. COD: Mobile

  7. Brawl Stars

  8. Honor of Kings

  9. Clash Royale

Esports Commercial Partner of the Year

  1. Logitech G

  2. Red Bull

  3. Intel

  4. Monster Energy

  5. Gucci

  6. Prime Gaming

  7. Gillette

  8. Chipotle

  9. State Farm

Esports Coverage Platform of the Year

  1. Sports Business Journal


  3. Dot Esports

  4. Liquipedia

  5. Dexerto

  6. Esports Insider

  7. Esports Charts

Esports Hardware Piece of the Year

  1. AMD Ryzen™ 9 7950X

  2. Logitech G Pro X 2 Lightspeed

  3. Asus ROG Ally

  4. Stream Deck MK.2

  5. Higround: Street Fighter x Higround

  6. Razer Viper Mini Signature Edition

  7. Samsung Odyssey OLED G8

  8. Corsair Xeneon Flex

  9. SteelSeries Nova Pro

Esports Publisher of the Year

  1. Riot Games

  2. Valve

  3. Psyonix

  4. EA

  5. Moonton

  6. Supercell

  7. The Pokemon Company


Esports Supporting Service of the Year

  1. Esports Engine

  2. ESG Law

  3. Character Select Agency

  4. New LVL Recruiting

  5. Paper Crowns

  6. Evolved Talent Agency

  7. GRID

  8. OP.GG

  9. Bad Moon Talent

Esports Broadcast/Production Team of the Year

  1. Riot Games

  2. Psyonix

  3. Esports Engine

  4. BLAST

  5. ESL FACEIT Group

Esports Content of the Year

  1. GG Legends (Gucci)

  2. Join The New Era | 2023 VCT LOCK//IN | Cinematic Trailer

  3. Ralph Lauren x G2 Limited Collection (G2 Esports)

  4. Counter-Strike: Its In Our DNA

  5. Faker: A Decade Of Greatness

  6. The Breakdown

  7. Greatest Comeback In Dota 2 History: The Return Of Ceb (Red Bull)

  8. Risking It All: The Tale Of Gen.G

  9. FURIA: Behind The Game

  10. Valorant Roster Announcement 2023 | Team Liquid

Esports Cosplay of the Year

  1. LittleJem

  2. Inaste

  3. Kinpatsu Cosplay

  4. Larissa Rochefort

  5. Annjelife

  6. Akemikun Cosplay

  7. Bec of Hearts

Esports Creative of the Year

  1. Tiago "Liquid Enigma" Paixao

  2. Gregory "SesoHQ" Ortiz

  3. Ovilee May

  4. Kvindsgn

  5. Thorsten Denk

  6. Sydneycreates

Esports Creative Team of the Year

  1. LOUD

  2. Paper Crowns

  3. Team Liquid

  4. FlyQuest

  5. G2 Esports

  6. Team Vitality

  7. Sentinels

  8. North Studio

  9. NMBRS Studio

Apart from all the categories mentioned above there are a few more for which the nominees have not yet been announced.

  1. Esports Journalist of the Year

  2. Esports Colour Caster of the Year

  3. Esports Desk Analyst of the Year

  4. Collegiate Program of the Year

  5. Esports Host of the Year presented by 5GRV

  6. Esports Play By Play Caster of the Year

  7. Esports Coach of the Year

  8. Esports Controller Player of the Year

  9. Esports Mobile Player of the Year

  10. Esports Organisation of the Year

  11. Esports PC Player of the Year

  12. Esports Team of the Year

  13. Breakthrough Player of the Year

  14. Esports Play of the Year

  15. Lifetime Achievement in Esports

  16. Panel’s Choice Award

Esports Awards 2023: All Important Dates

Some key dates for the Esports Awards 2023 are as follows,

  • 1st June: Nominations open

  • 7th July: Nominations close

  • 26th July: First set of nominees reveal

  • 26th July: Voting opens

  • 20th September: Second set of nominees reveal

  • 13th to 20th November: Turbo voting period–votes are worth double

  • 20th November: Voting closes on all categories but three

  • 25th November: Voting closes for Esports PC Player, Esports Organization, and Esports Team of the Year

  • 27th to 28th November: Inaugural Scholars

  • 29th to 30th November: Esports Awards 2023

For all those interested in casting votes for their favorite player, personality, organization, company, and more can do so by clicking here. It will be interesting to see who walks away as the winners across the many categories this year.

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Aditya is the in-house CS:GO writer at AFK Gaming. While his understanding of the esports space is not restricted by geographical borders, his current focus lies in the Asian region. Understands and follows almost all major esport titles.

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