Tuesday, March 5, 2024
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Check out the Gayming Awards 2024 hosts and nominees

The 2024 Gayming Awards are on the horizon, and now fans can get their official first look at this year’s show, including our hosts and nominees. This year’s show will take place on April 7 at the Margaritaville resort in Palm Springs, California. The show will also stream live on TikTok and Twitch.

The 2024 Gayming Awards will be hosted by horror content creator and drag artist DEERE, alongside writer, podcaster, and fellow content creator, Milady Confetti.

Public voting is now open for four categories: Gayming Magazine Readers’ Award, Best LGBTQ+ Character Award, LGBTQ+ Streamer of the Year, and LGBTQ+ Geek Entertainment Moment of the Year Award

Full List of Gayming Awards 2024 Nominees: 

Game of the Year
  • Baldur’s Gate 3 – Larian Studios
  • Final Fantasy XVI – Square Enix
  • Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom – Nintendo
  • Thirsty Suitors – Outer Loop Games / Annapurna Interactive
  • Spider-Man 2 – Insomniac Studios / Sony Interactive Entertainment
  • Stray Gods: The Roleplaying Musical – Humble Games / Summerfall Studios

Gayming Magazine Readers’ Award – sponsored by Devolver Digital

  • Baldur’s Gate 3 – Larian Studios
  • Final Fantasy XVI – Square Enix
  • Goodbye Volcano High – KO_OP
  • Legend of Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom – Nintendo
  • Tchia – Awaceb / Kepler Interactive
  • This Bed We Made – Lowbirth Games
Industry Diversity Award
  • Humble Games
  • Larian Studios
  • Latinx In Gaming 
  • Qweerty Gamers 
  • Roll7
  • Women in Games International

Authentic Representation Award

  • Baldur’s Gate 3 – Larian Studios
  • Coral Island – Stairway Games / Humble Games
  • Sims 4 – Maxis / EA Games 
  • The Expanse: A Telltale Games – Telltale Games / Deck 9
  • Thirsty Suitors – Outer Loop Games / Annapurna Interactive
  • This Bed We Made – Lowbirth Games
Best LGBTQ+ Character Award
  • Aloy – Horizon: Forbidden West – Guerilla / Playstation Studios 
  • Dame Aylin – Baldur’s Gate 3 – Larian Studios
  • Deon Lesange – Final Fantasy XVI – Square Enix
  • Jala – Thirsty Suitors – Outer Loop Games / Annapurna Interactive
  • Shadowheart – Baldur’s Gate 3 – Larian Studios
  • Tchia – Tchia – Awaceb / Kepler Interactive
Best LGBTQ+ Indie Game Award – powered by TikTok
  • Coral Island – Stairway Games / Humble Games 
  • In Stars and Time – insertdisc5
  • Stray Gods: The Roleplaying Musical – Humble Games / Summerfall Studios
  • Tchia – Awaceb / Kepler Interactive
  • Thirsty Suitors – Outer Loop Games / Annapurna Interactive
  • This Bed We Made – Lowbirth Games
LGBTQ+ Streamer of the Year Award
Best LGBTQ+ Contribution to Esports Award
  • Bailey McCann
  • Bethany “Indyburgh” Pyles
  • Cora Kennedy
  • Emma “Emzii” Rose
  • Slaypex / Kylie Gabor
  • Team Overture
LGBTQ+ Geek Entertainment Moment of the Year
  • Doctor Who: The Star Beast – Bad Wolf & BBC Studios
  • Harley Quinn – DC Studios & Warner Bros Animation
  • Nimona – Netflix & Annapurna Pictures 
  • Scott Pilgrim Takes Off – Netflix
  • The Last of Us: Long, Long Time – HBO in association with Sony Pictures Television Studios, PlayStation Productions, Word Games, The Mighty Mint, and Naughty Dog
  • The Legend of Vox Machina – Season 2 – Amazon Studios, Critical Role & Titmouse

Ty Galiz-Rowe

Ty is Gayming Magazine's deputy editor and esports expert.