A Plague Tale: Requiem celebrates its successful launch and Game Award nominations with a concert

A Plague Tale: Requiem celebrates its successful launch and Game Award nominations with a concert

Focus Entertainment celebrates the launch ofA Plague Tale: Requiem successful and his appointments to Game Awards with a concert.

A Plague Tale: Requiemthe spectacular medieval adventure set in a violent fantasy world, has been nominated in no less than five categories for The Game Awards 2022, including the coveted Game of the Year award! Asobo Studio et Focus Entertainment are delighted with this recognition, which confirms the extremely positive reception of the game.

Part of that success is undeniably due to the game’s remarkable soundtrack, which was also nominated for Game Awardscomposed by Olivier Deriviere and featuring world-class artists. An exceptional concert was given on the occasion of the release of the game and will be available on YouTube to celebrate the success of the launch and the nominations for the Game Awards.

Five Game Award nominations

The five nominations for A Plague Tale: Requiem at The Game Awards 2022 are:

  • Game of the Year, rewarding a game that offers the best possible experience in all areas, creative and technical;
  • Best Action/Adventure, for the best action/adventure game, combining combat, exploration and puzzle solving;
  • Best Storytelling, for outstanding storytelling and narrative development in a game;
  • Best Soundtrack and Music (Olivier Derivière), for outstanding music, including music, original song and/or licensed soundtrack;
  • Best Performance (Charlotte McBurney – Amicia), awarded to a person for voice-over, motion capture and/or performance;

The masterful OST on the front of the stage

A Plague Tale: Requiem is an intense emotional journey, enriched by the poignant compositions of Olivier Derivière. A passionate video game composer and international star in the field, he has won numerous awards and a 2017 BAFTA nomination. His degree of involvement is rare among video game composers, placing gameplay at the center of his considerations and even influencing development through his work.

Among the exceptional performers who have collaborated with Olivier Derivière on the soundtrack are Eric-Maria Couturier – distinguished member of the Ensemble Intercontemporain – and the two-time Grammy Award-winning Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, who bring from haunting voices to compositions.

A collector’s vinyl edition

A Plague Tale fans and music lovers can also take it a step further by purchasing the special vinyl edition available from Black Screen Records. Shipping in December, the album will be a 2LP on gold marble vinyl, housed in a gatefold sleeve with artwork from the game.

A Plague Tale Requiem celebrates its successful launch and Game - A Plague Tale: Requiem celebrates its successful launch and Game Award nominations with a concert

A Plague Tale: Requiem is available on Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 5, PC, and in Cloud version on Nintendo Switch. Find our complete test by clicking HERE.

A Plague Tale: Requiem celebrates its successful launch and Game Award nominations with a concert

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