Unveiling the Esports Awards 2023: Nominations, Victors, Voting Process, and Highlights

The Esports Awards 2023 recently announced the initial nominees for this year’s ceremony. The event will take place at Zouk, a cutting-edge nightclub in Las Vegas. Since its inception in 2015, this is the highly awaited night in the esports world, honoring outstanding individuals, teams, and companies for their significant contributions to esports.

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According to the timetable, fans have the opportunity to vote for their preferred nominees until November 20. The winners will be counted and announced on November 30. Here’s a summary of all the nominees in various categories for the Esports Awards 2023.

Nominees for the Esports Awards 2023 Revealed

Esports Content Creator of the Year

  • Juan “Hungrybox” Debiedma

  • LOUD
  • Seth “Scump” Abner
  • theScore esports
  • Tribo Gaules
  • S8ul Esports
  • Andrew “Judo Sloth”
  • One True King OTK
  • Last Free nation
  • Christian “IWDominate” Rivera

Winner: TBA

Esports Personality of the Year

  • Seth “Scump” Abner

  • Ludwig “Ludwig” Ahgren
  • Alexandre “Gaules” Borba Chiqueta
  • Charles “MoistCr1TiKaL” Christopher White Jr
  • Jeremy “Disguised Toast” Wang
  • Bruno “Nobru” Goes
  • Hector “H3cz” Rodriguez
  • Naman “Mortal” Mathur
  • Victor “Coringa” Augusto

Winner: TBA

Streamer of the Year

  • Ibai Llanos

  • Félix “XQC” Lengyel
  • Kai Cenat
  • Tarik Celik
  • Alexandre “Gaules” Borba Chiqueta
  • Blaire “QTCinderella”
  • Seth “Scump” Abner
  • Aliffe “Paulinho o Loko” Henrique Carvalho
  • Samy “Riversgg” Rivera
  • Chikara “FPS_Shaka” Kawakami

Winner: TBA

Esports Game of the Year


  • League of Legends
  • CS:GO
  • Rocket League
  • Call of Duty Modern Warfare II
  • Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
  • Dota 2
  • Fortnite

Winner: TBA

Verizon Presents the Esports Mobile Game of the Year


  • Mobile Legends: Bang Bang
  • Brawl Stars
  • Arena of Valor
  • Call of Duty: Mobile
  • Freefire
  • Honor of Kings
  • Clash (either)
  • Pokémon Unite

Winner: TBA

Esports Commercial Partner of the Year

  • Red Bull

  • Logitech G
  • Monster
  • Prime Gaming
  • Gillette
  • Intel
  • Gucci
  • Chipotle
  • State Farm

Winner: TBA

Esports Coverage Platform of the Year

  • Liquipedia

  • Dexerto
  • Esports Insider
  • HLTV
  • Esports Charts
  • Dot Esports
  • Sports Business Journal

Winner: TBA

Esports Hardware Piece of the Year

  • AMD Ryzen™ 9 7950X

  • Logitech G PRO X 2 LIGHTSPEED
  • Asus ROG Ally
  • Stream Deck MK.2
  • Higround Keyboard
  • Razer Viper Mini Signature Edition
  • Samsung Odyssey OLED G8
  • Corsair Xeneon Flex
  • SteelSeries Nova Pro

Winner: TBA

Esports Publisher of the Year

  • Riot Games

  • Moonton
  • Supercell
  • The Pokémon Company
  • Valve
  • Psyonix
  • EA

Winner: TBA

Esports Supporting Service of the Year

  • Character Select Agency

  • ESG Law
  • GRID
  • Evolved Talent Agency
  • Esports Engine
  • OP.GG
  • Paper Crowns
  • Bad Moon Talent
  • New LVL Recruiting

Winner: TBA

Esports Broadcast/Production Team of the Year

  • EFG

  • Esports Engine
  • Riot Games
  • Blast
  • Psyonix

Winner: TBA

Esports Content of the Year

  • GG Legends (Gucci)

  • JOIN THE NEW ERA | 2023 VCT LOCK//IN | Cinematic Trailer
  • Counter-Strike: It’s in our DNA
  • Faker: A decade of greatness
  • The Breakdown (Scump)
  • Greatest Comeback In Dota 2 History: The Return Of Ceb (Red Bull)
  • Risking It All: The Tale of Gen.G
  • FURIA: Behind the Game
  • Valorant Roster Announcement 2023 Team Liquid

Winner: TBA

Esports Cosplay of the Year

  • Larissa Rochefort

  • LittleJem
  • Kinpatsu Cosplay
  • Annjelife
  • Inaste
  • AkemikunCosplay
  • Bec of Hearts

Winner: TBA

Esports Creative of the Year

  • Ovilee May

  • SesoHQ
  • Kvindsgn
  • Thorsten Denk
  • Tiago “LIQUID Enigma” Paixao
  • Sydneycreates

Winner: TBA

Esports Creative Team of the Year

  • LOUD

  • Team Vitality
  • G2 Esports
  • Sentinels
  • Team Liquid
  • North Studio
  • Flyquest
  • NMBRS Studio
  • Paper Crown

Winner: TBA

Voting Guide: How to Support Your Favorites at the Esports Awards 2023

To participate in the voting process, head to the Esports Awards 2023 website. Look for the “vote” tab at the top left of your screen or click on the provided link.

You can vote for your preferred nominee once every 24 hours. Voting will end on November 20 for most categories, except for PC Player, Esports Organization, and Esports Team of the Year, which will close on November 25.

While not explicitly stated, it’s probable that fans can watch the Esports Awards 2023 live on Twitch.