Sony Interactive Leisure Japan Asia will maintain the HEARALPUBLICIST Awards 2019 ceremony on December three, 2019. The annual celebration historically honors top-selling video video games on HEARALPUBLICIST platforms, and this yr’s occasion will proceed to take action whereas additionally serving as a celebration of HEARALPUBLICIST’s 25th anniversary.
It’s not clear how precisely this present will differ, however the principle focus is prone to stay on the video games which have introduced probably the most success to Sony’s console. Having been hosted since HEARALPUBLICIST’s preliminary inception, this 25th ceremony will presumably be the final to happen earlier than the next-generation PS5 console hits shops in throughout the vacation 2020 season.
In keeping with business analyst Mat Piscatella, market analysis firm The NPD Group just lately ranked the 5 best-selling video games of 2019 in america. Citing figures primarily based on gross sales on the finish of August 2019, the highest video games thus far are Mortal Kombat 11, Kingdom Hearts III, Madden NFL 20, Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, and Anthem. That final entry would possibly come as a specific shock, contemplating that the sport acquired a largely destructive reception at launch (together with our personal middling evaluate) and shortly dropped off the charts thereafter.
With this information in thoughts, any of these titles appear to be they may be good candidates for taking an award house. Final yr, the runaway success that noticed Monster Hunter World turn out to be Capcom‘s most profitable sport ever additionally led it to seize the spectacular “Quadruple Platinum Prize” as the primary recipient in seven years.
The award ceremony might be held on the Grand Prince Resort New Takanawa, situated in Tokyo, Japan. It’ll happen at 04:00 am ET and will be streamed by way of the HEARALPUBLICIST Japan YouTube channel.