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Esports Awards 2022 final categories & nominees revealed

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Get yourself ready for the Esports Awards 2022 with a complete list of categories and nominees ahead of the event in December.

The stage is set for the Esports Awards 2022. On December 13, talented individuals in the gaming and esports scene will fill the Resorts World Theater in Las Vegas, NV, for the annual event. This year's festivities feature a whopping 33 categories, including the prestigious PC Player of the Year, Team of the Year, and much more.
With less than two months remaining until the Esports Awards 2022 show, we now have a complete list of categories and nominees. Remember, voting is now open to the fans, so head over to the Esports Awards website and cast your vote!
Now, let's take a look at each category and the list of nominees for this year's Esports Awards 2022 ceremony.

Esports Awards 2022 Winners

Lifetime Achievement Class of 2022

  • Dennis 'Thresh' Fong
  • Emil 'Heaton' Christensen
  • Daniel 'OGRE1' Ryan
  • Tom 'OGRE2' Ryan
  • Morgan Romine
  • Alexander Garfield
  • Jason Lake

Esports Colour Caster of the Year

  • Chad 'SPUNJ' Burchill
  • Andrew 'Vedius' Day
  • Michael 'hypoc' Robins
  • Isaac 'Azael' Cummings-Bentley
  • Matt 'Mr X' Morello
  • Niclas 'Pengu' Mouritzen
  • Andy 'Bravo' Dudynsky
  • Thomas 'Chance' Ashworth
  • James 'Jamesbot' Villar
  • Trent 'TrentPax' MacKenzie
  • Daniel Ray 'Artosis' Stemkoski

Esports Desk Analyst of the Year

  • Emily Rand
  • Marc Robert 'Caedrel' Lamont
  • Anthony 'NAMELESS' Wheeler
  • Jessica 'JessGOAT' Bolden
  • Mimi 'aEvilcat' Wermcrantz
  • Alyssa 'Allycxt' Parker
  • Jacob 'Pimp' Winneche
  • Janko 'YNk' Paunović 
  • Mike 'Gregan' Ellis
  • Jonathan 'Reinforce' Larsson
  • Avery 'SVG' Silverman

Esports Host of the Year

  • Eefje 'Sjokz' Depoortere
  • Alex 'Goldenboy' Mendez
  • James 'Dash' Patterson
  • Caleb 'WavePunk' Simmons
  • Lottie Van-Praag 
  • Yinsu 'Yinsu' Collins
  • Ana Paula 'Ana Xisdê' Cardoso
  • James Banks
  • Freya 'Freya' Spiers
  • Jorien 'Sheever' van der Heijden 

Esports Play By Play Caster of the Year

  • Lauren 'Pansy' Scott
  • Alex 'Machine' Richardson
  • BrunoClash
  • Clayton 'CaptainFlowers' Raines
  • Miles Ross
  • Victoria 'VikkiKitty' Perez 
  • Parker 'INTERRO' Mackay
  • Mark 'Onset' Hatcher
  • Mitch 'Uber' Leslie
  • Joey 'Jorby' Ahrens
  • Owen 'ODPixel' Davies

Esports Team of the Year

  • FaZe Clan (CS:GO)
  • LOUD (Valorant)
  • Los Angeles Thieves (Call of Duty)
  • Team BDS (Rocket League)
  • Nova Esports (PUBG Mobile)
  • Natus Vincere (CS:GO)
  • Los Angeles Gladiators (Overwatch)
  • PSG.LGD (Dota 2)
  • T1 (League of Legends) 
  • LoL Wildcard
  • Dota Wildcard

Esports Organisation of the Year

  • 100 Thieves
  • LOUD
  • FaZe Clan
  • FURIA Esports
  • G2 Esports
  • OpTic Gaming
  • Team Liquid
  • Cloud9
  • Nova Esports
  • Evil Geniuses
  • T1

Esports Coach of the Year

  • Robert 'RobbaN' Dahlström
  • Chet 'Chet' Singh
  • Erik 'd00mbr0s' Sandgren
  • Andrii 'B1ad3' Horodenskyi
  • Matthew 'Satthew' Ackermann
  • Zhang 'xiao8' Ning
  • Go 'Score' Dong-bin
  • Maxwell Alexander 'Max Waldo' Waldo
  • Diogo José 'Jebuz' Fernandes de Jésus
  • Théo 'Mew' Ponzoni

Esports PC Rookie of the Year

  • Ilya 'm0NESY' Osipov
  • Felipe 'Less' Basso
  • Emir 'Alfajer' Beder
  • Joseph Joon "jojopyun" Pyun
  • Ammar 'ATF' Al-Assaf
  • Jacob 'valyn' Batio
  • William 'Spoit' Löfstedt
  • Kim 'ZEST' Hyun-Woo
  • Huang 'Wayward' Ren-Xing

Esports PC Player of the Year

  • Jaccob 'yay' Whiteaker
  • Russel 'Twistzz' Van Dulken
  • Oleksandr 's1mple' Kostyliev
  • Jeong 'Chovy' Ji-hoon
  • Andrey 'Shao' Kiprsky
  • Illya 'Yatoro' Mulyarchuk
  • Zhang 'Faith_bian' Ruida
  • Andrei 'Odoamne' Pascu
  • Jacob 'HisWattson' McMillin
  • Jaime 'Cyber' Ramos
  • Cho 'Maru' Seong-ju

Esports Controller Rookie of the Year

  • Amer 'Pred' Zulbeari
  • Matías 'Scorpionprocs' Martínez
  • Enzo 'Seikoo' Grondein
  • Adam 'Bound' Gray
  • Axel "vatira." Touret
  • Emre 'EmreYilmaz' Yilmaz
  • UMISHO'

Esports Controller Player of the Year

  • Kenneth 'Kenny' Williams
  • Enzo 'Seikoo' Grondein
  • Yan 'yanxnz' Xisto Nolasco
  • Leonardo 'MkLeo' López Pérez
  • Matthew 'FormaL' Piper
  • Evan 'M0nkey M00n' Rogez
  • McArthur 'Cellium' Jovel
  • Derek 'iDom' Ruffin
  • Umut 'Umut' Gültekin
  • Noyan 'Genburten' Ozkose

Esports Mobile Player of the Year

  • Ceng 'Order' Zehai
  • Luan 'Lost' Souza
  • An 'Long' Xulong
  • Mohamed 'Mohamed Light' Tarek
  • Cauan 'Cauan7' da Silva
  • Sitetampo'
  • Eman 'EMANN' Sangco

Esports Commercial Partner of the Year

  • Logitech
  • Red Bull
  • Intel
  • Verizon
  • Monster Energy
  • Gucci
  • Kit Kat
  • Nike

Esports Coverage Platform of the Year

  • Sports Business Journal
  • Esportsmaniacos
  • HLTV.org
  • SiegeGG
  • Dot Esports
  • Juked
  • Liquipedia
  • Dexerto
  • Esports Insider

Esports Hardware Provider of the Year

  • Logitech
  • Intel
  • Razer
  • NVIDIA
  • Alienware
  • Corsair
  • HyperX
  • SCUF Gaming
  • ASUS ROG
  • SteelSeries
  • Battle Beaver
  • AMD

Esports Journalist of the Year

  • Ashley Kang
  • Kevin Hitt
  • Chandy Teixeira
  • Richard Lewis
  • Adam Fitch
  • Jacob Wolf
  • Brieuc ‘LEC Wooloo’ Seeger
  • Antonio Yuste
  • Liz Richardson
  • George Geddes
  • Luis Mira
  • Cecilia D’Anastasio

Esports Publisher of the Year

  • Riot Games
  • Valve
  • Psyonix
  • Garena
  • Epic Games
  • Tencent
  • Ubisoft
  • PUBG Studios
  • EA

Esports Supporting Service of the Year

  • Esports Engine
  • The Story Mob
  • ESG Law
  • Character Select Agency
  • New Level Recruiting
  • Paper Crowns
  • Aftershock Media Group
  • United Talent Agency
  • Prodigy Agency
  • Evolved Talent Agency

Esports Broadcast/Production Team of the Year

  • Riot Games
  • Garena
  • Esports Engine
  • LVP
  • BLAST Premier 
  • Beyond the Summit
  • PGL Esports
  • ESL Gaming
  • FACEIT

Esports Apparel of the Year

  • TSM
  • 100 Thieves
  • FaZe Clan
  • Team Liquid
  • FlyQuest
  • G2 Esports
  • Cloud9
  • Fnatic
  • OpTic Gaming
  • Team Vitality

Esports Cosplay of the Year

  • LittleJem
  • Inastes_tear
  • Anaelic
  • Kinpatsu Cosplay
  • Har_Fie
  • Skydaddi
  • Peyton Cosplay
  • Romu
  • Anna Veber
  • Larissa Rochefort

Esports Creative of the Year

  • Caroline Parker-Stark
  • Roma Bib
  • Tiago 'Liquid Enigma' Paixao
  • Euller Araujo
  • Gregory 'SesoHQ' Ortiz
  • Ella Pravetz
  • Jay Braga
  • Christian Skimmeland

Esports Creative Piece of the Year

  • FATALE: Coming for the Crown
  • The Bellhop
  • WATCH US FOLLOW US
  • Become the Nightmare
  • Together We Rise
  • The Topfather
  • TOMORROW WE FIGHT
  • Immortals
  • Blast Premier Spring 2022 Posters

Esports Creative Team of the Year

  • 100 Thieves
  • LOUD
  • Paper Crowns
  • Team Liquid
  • G2 Esports
  • OpTic Gaming
  • Team Vitality
  • Sentinels
  • AOE Creative
  • North Studio
  • MAD Lions

Esports Collegiate Program of the Year

  • Winner: University of Hawaii
  • Boise State University
  • Maryville University
  • University of Warwick
  • Illinois State University
  • Northwood University
  • University of St. Thomas
  • Grand Canyon University
  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Southern University

Esports Collegiate Ambassador of the Year

  • Kevin Hoang
  • Justin Banusing
  • Jack Fenton
  • Adam Antor
  • Sergio 'Physix' Brack
  • Daniel Clerke
  • Yugina Yun
  • Nyle Sky Kauweloa, PhD
  • Christine Fan
  • Ryan Johnson

Esports Content Creator of the Year

  • Hector ‘H3CZ’ Rodriguez
  • Jared ‘SunlessKhan’ Zook
  • Ashley Kang
  • Thomas ‘ZooMaa’ Paparatto
  • Phillip ‘ImperialHal’ Dosen
  • Brian ‘BananaSlamJamma’ Canavan
  • Juan ‘Hungrybox’ Debiedma
  • Mohan ‘Launders’ Govindasamy
  • Christian ‘IWDominate’ Rivera

Esports Content Series of the Year

  • The Story Of… (theScore esports)
  • The Process - OpTic Gaming
  • T1 The Locker Room
  • G2 Voicecomms
  • The Eavesdrop Podcast
  • Backstory - Karmine Corp x Red Bull
  • OG — Road to the International
  • Players

Esports Game of the Year

  • League of Legends
  • Valorant
  • CS:GO
  • Rocket League
  • Dota 2
  • Free Fire
  • Apex Legends
  • Rainbow Six Siege
  • Fortnite

Esports Mobile Game of the Year

  • Free Fire
  • PUBG Mobile
  • League of Legends: Wild Rift
  • Pokemon Unite
  • Arena of Valor
  • Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
  • Call of Duty: Mobile
  • Brawl Stars

Esports Personality of the Year

  • Hector 'H3CZ' Rodriguez
  • Oleksandr 's1mple' Kostyliev
  • Eefje 'Sjokz' Depoortere
  • Carlos 'Ocelote' Rodriguez
  • Alexandre 'Gaules' Borba
  • Naman 'Mortal' Sandeep Mathur
  • Lee 'Faker' Sang-hyeok
  • Matthew 'Nadeshot' Haag
  • Alex 'Goldenboy' Mendez
  • Nicolle 'Cherrygumms' Merhy
  • Charlie 'MoistCr1TiKaL' White Jr.
  • Bruno "Nobru' Goes

Streamer of the Year

  • Alexandre ‘Gaules’ Borba
  • Ibai Llanos 
  • Rachell ‘Valkyrae’ Hofstetter
  • Asmongold
  • Tarik ‘tarik’ Celik
  • Kamel ‘Kameto’ Kebir
  • Tyler ‘loltyler1’ Steinkamp
  • Timothy ‘TimTheTatman’ Betar
  • Guy ‘DrDisrespect’ Beahm IV
  • QTCinderella
  • David ‘TheGrefg’ Cànovas Martinez
  • Nicholas ‘NICKMERCS’ Kolcheff

Content Group of the Year

  • 100 Thieves
  • FaZe Clan
  • OTK
  • G4TV
  • Tribo Gaules
  • OfflineTV
  • Full Squad Gaming
  • Team Summertime
  • S8ul Esports
  • LOUD
The Esports Awards takes place on December 13, live from Las Vegas, NV. You can watch the entire ceremony in person or on the Esports Awards Twitch channel. Furthermore, Esports.GG will be live on location at the event!
Stay tuned to esports.gg for complete coverage of the Esports Awards 2022!
Matthew "MJP" Pryor
Matthew "MJP" Pryor
Editor | Twitter @MJP_FN
Matt “MJP” Pryor began following esports in 2008 when Halo 3 was on top of the world. He is now a Fortnite fanatic who has watched the game’s casual and competitive development since the 2019 Fortnite World Cup. Matt plays the game often while reporting on everything from skin collaborations to tournaments and everything in between.