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PSN Gamers' Choice Awards 2013 nominee voting opening today

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Sony is opening voting today on the nominees for the PSN Gamers' Choice Awards 2013 today, allowing PSN users to weigh in on on 2012's best PSN games.

The field is led by 2012 game of the year candidate Journey and other well-regarded 2012 releases such as Telltale Games' The Walking Dead and Giant Sparrow's The Unfinished Swan. Categories exist for small titles, such as PlayStation Minis, all the way up to full-game downloads.

Voting will commence later today on the PlayStation Store and the Sony Network Entertainment Online Store, and run through Monday, Feb. 25. When Sony updates the PlayStation Store next Tuesday, Feb. 26, all of the winners will be put on sale for the following week, with PlayStation Plus members being treated to a greater discount.

Check out the full list of categories and nominees below.

Best PSN Exclusive

  • Journey (PS3)
  • Tokyo Jungle (PS3)
  • The Unfinished Swan (PS3)

Best PSN Game

  • Journey (PS3)
  • The Walking Dead - Season Pass (Episodes 1-5) (PS3)
  • Sound Shapes (Cross-Buy) (PS3/PS Vita)

Best Indie Game

  • Journey (PS3)
  • Sound Shapes (Cross-Buy) (PS3/PS Vita)
  • Rainbow Moon (PS3)

Best PS3 Full Game

  • Borderlands 2 (PS3)
  • Assassin's Creed 3 (PS3)
  • PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale (PS3)

Best PS Vita Game

  • Gravity Rush
  • Super Stardust Delta
  • Tales From Space: Mutant Blobs Attack

Best PSP (PlayStation Portable) Game

  • Growlanser Wayfarer of Time (PSP)
  • Unchained Blades (PSP)
  • Ragnarok Tactics (PSP)

Best Classic Game

  • Legend of Dragoon (PS3/PSP)
  • Shin Megami Tensei: Persona 3 FES (PS3/PSP)
  • Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (PS3)

Best minis Game

  • Velocity (PS3/PSP)
  • Wizorb (PS3/PSP)
  • Canabalt (PS3/PSP)

Best PlayStation Move-Enabled Game

  • Tiger Woods PGA Tour 13 (PS3)
  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (PS3)
  • Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier (PS3)

Best Competitive Multiplayer Game

  • Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (PS3)
  • Skullgirls (PS3)
  • Magic: The Gathering - Duels of the Planeswalkers 2013 (PS3/PS Vita)

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