Vote in the Xbox Entertainment Awards 2013 and win a VIP trip to Gamescom 2013

Everyone loves the chance to win things, and Microsoft are offering you the chance to win a VIP pass to GamesCom 2013 by simply voting in the Xbox Entertainment Awards 2013 through your Xbox console.

The Xbox Entertainment Awards celebrate the best of games, film/tv and music on the Xbox console and the winners are decided by public voting. The nominations have already been made and you can vote through your console between the 9th and 16th April 2013. You can check out all of the details (and terms and conditions for the competition) on the Xbox Entertainment Awards website. Below you can check out all of the nominees in each category:




Best Game:



– Halo 4

– Far Cry 3

– Assassins Creed III

– Call of Duty: Black Ops II

– Borderlands 2


Best Family Game:

– LEGO Lord of the Rings

– LEGO Batman 2: DC Heroes

– Angry Birds Trilogy

– Kinect Sports Ultimate

– Dance Central 3


Best Xbox LIVE Arcade Game:

– Minecraft

– The Walking Dead

– Trials Evolution

– Counter Strike: Global Offensive

– I Am Alive


Best Add On/Consumable:

– The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Dragonborn

– Battlefield 3 – Premium

– The Walking Dead: Episode 5 “No Time Left”

– Halo 4 Crimson Map Pack

– Call of Duty: Black Ops II – Season Pass




Best TV Shows:

– The Walking Dead

– The Big Bang Theory

– Family Guy

– Top Gear

– Futurama

Best Movie:

– The Dark Knight Rises

– Avengers Assemble

– Ted

– Skyfall

– The Amazing Spider-Man

Best Superhero Movie

– The Avengers Assemble

– The Dark Knight Rises

– Iron Man 2

– The Amazing Spider-Man

– Transformers: Dark Side of the Moon

Best Comedy:

– Ted

– The Dictator

– American Reunion

– 21 Jump Street

– Puss In Boots


Best Album:

– The Killers – ‘Battle Born’

– Bruno Mars – ‘Unorthodox Jukebox’

– Calvin Harris – ’18 Months’

– Lana Del Rey – ‘Born To Die’

– Emeli Sande – ‘Our Version of Events’

Best Single:

– Psy – Gangam Style

– Carly Rae Jespen – Call Me Maybe

– Swedish House Mafia – Don’t You Worry Child

– Gotye – Somebody I Used To Know

– Fun – We Are Young

Best Artist:

– Linkin Park

– Eminem

– Adele

– Skrillex

– Muse

Best Music Video:

– Psy – ‘Gangam Style’

– Rihanna – ‘Diamonds’

– 50 Cent – ‘My Life’

– Nicki Minaj – ‘Starships’

– Lana Del Rey – National Anthem

So there you have them, all the nominations and their corresponding categories. Remember that voting on your Xbox could win you that lovely VIP pass to GamesCom (which I know I would certainly love anyway).

Who do you want to win out of each category? Share your winners by leaving a comment below.