Rad-ify your Favorite Games!Pick the 2005 Rad Pack

Animation Magazine announces the nominees for our fourth annual Rad Pack Awards. Now it’s up to you to vote for the best games of 2005! Make your picks at: http://www.animationmagazine.net/radpack.

Winners will be announced on Monday, March 20, in time for the start of this year’s Game Developer’s Conference in San Jose, Cailf.

And the Nominees are:

Best Console Game

SOCOM 3: U.S. Navy SEALs

Sony Computer Entertainment America

Call of Duty 2: Big Red One

Activision/Treyarch

Tony Hawk’s American Wasteland

Activision/Neversoft

Peter Jackson’s King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie

Vivendi Universal Games/Ubisoft

Resident Evil 4

Capcom/Capcom Production Studio 4

Best PC Game

World of Warcraft

Vivendi Universal Games/Blizzard Ent.

The Movies

Activision/Lionhead Studios

Star Wars Battlefront II

Lucas Arts/Pandemic Studios

F.E.A.R.

Vivendi Universal Games/Monolith Prods.

Age of Empires III

Microsoft Game Studios/Ensemble Studios

Best Handheld Game

The Con

Sony Computer Entertainment America/Think and Feel Inc.

Nintendogs

Nintendo

SOCOM U.S. Navy SEALs: Fireteam Bravo

Sony Computer Entertainment America/Zipper Interative

Burnout Legends

Electronic Arts/Criterion Games

Lumines

Ubisoft/Q Ent.

Best Cut Scene Cinematic Animation

Peter Jackson’s King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie

Vivendi Universal Games/Ubisoft

Gun

Activision/Neversoft

Call of Duty 2: Big Red One

Activision/Treyarch

Ratchet & Clank: Deadlocked

Sony Computer Entertainment America/Naughty Dog

Best Character Design

Rise of Kasai

Sony Computer Entertainment America/Bottlerocket Ent. Inc.

Evil Dead: Regeneration

THQ/Cranky Pants

Ultimate Spider-Man

Activision/Treyarch

The Suffering: Ties That Bind

Midway Games/Surreal Software

Soul Calibur III

Namco

Best Overall Game Animation

The Matrix: Path of Neo

Atari/Shiny Ent.

Ultimate Spider-Man

Activision/Treyarch

Peter Jackson’s King Kong: The Official Game of the Movie

Vivendi Universal Games/Ubisoft

Destroy All Humans

THQ/Pandemic Studios

Resident Evil 4

Capcom/Capcom Production Studio 4