Sony reveals PSN Gamers' Choice Awards nominees

Limbo, Infamous: Festival of Blood, PixelJunk Shooter 2, and Chrono Trigger are just a handful of PlayStation Network titles up for a trophy in the PSN Gamers' Choice Awards 2012. Yesterday, Sony posted the three highest rated PSN games in ten categories and invited members of the online service to log on and cast their vote starting today.

The winning titles will be announced March 6, during which time they will be available at 30% discounts for regular PSN subscribers and 50% off for PlayStation Plus members. Voting on nine of the categories also nets players a free Gamers' Choice Awards XMB theme, while casting a selection for the new PlayStation Community Award category wins a free voucher for another exclusive XMB theme.

Top categories include:

Best PSN Game:
inFAMOUS 2: Festival of Blood (PS3)
Plants vs. Zombies (PS3)
Resident Evil 4 (PS3)

Best PSN Exclusive:
inFAMOUS Festival of Blood (PS3)
PixelJunk Shooter 2 (PS3)

Best PSN Game Playable Online:
Hard Corps: Uprising (PS3)
Street Fighter III: Third Strike Online Edition (PS3)

Best PS3 Full Game:
Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood (PS3)
Assassin’s Creed II: Deluxe Edition (PS3)
Midnight Club LA Complete Edition (PS3)

Best Mini Game:
Angry Birds (PS3/PSP)
The Impossible Game (PS3/PSP)
PAC-MAN Championship Edition (PS3/PSP)

PlayStation Community Award – Best Indie:
Dungeon Defenders (PS3)
PixelJunk Shooter 2 (PS3)

Can find your game? Read the full list of nominees at the US PlayStation Blog. Still can't find your game? Let us know which PSN hidden gem got the snub.

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