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AIAS nominees announced

Nathan Drake and a rather evil super computer (and sometime potato) have topped the nominees for the 15th annual Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) awards. CESspotlight_3d_Uncharted-3

“Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception” led this year’s nods with 12 nominations, while “Portal 2” got 10. Other multiple award nominees included “L.A. Noire” (with nine), “Batman: Arkham City,” “Battlefield 3” and “The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim,” which all got six.

The awards, one of the more prestigious in the gaming industry, will be handed out on Feb 5 during the D.I.C.E. summit in Las Vegas in a ceremony hosted by actor Jay Mohr. CBS-owned gaming site GameSpot has been named as an exclusive partner and will stream the awards live online.

The complete list of nominees can be found after the break.

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