Geoff Keighley confirmed Activision Blizzard will not be at The Game Awards 2021 after reports came out which stated that abuse, harassment and predatory practices were insidious within the established development studio. The company’s games are still up for nominations such as Diablo 2 Remastered within the various categories at The Game Awards.
#TheGameAwards is a time of celebration for this industry, the biggest form of entertainment in the world.
There is no place for abuse, harassment or predatory practices in any company or any community.
— Geoff Keighley (@geoffkeighley) December 4, 2021
The Game Awards kick off on the 9th December.
The Game Awards 2021
The Game Awards recognizes and upholds creative and technical excellence in the global video game industry.
We bring together a diverse group of game developers, game players, and notable names from popular culture to celebrate and advance gaming’s position as the most immersive, challenging and inspiring form of entertainment. We strive to recognize those who improve the wellbeing of the community and elevate voices that represent the future of the medium.