Spike reveals the top nominees for this year's annual VGA 2012, celebrating its tenth anniversary while showcasing this year's best video games. Oh, and it's hosted by Samuel L. Jackson!

Spike TV's annual Video Game Awards celebration is back, and the nominees for VGA 2012 have been revealed.for the various categories including Game of the Year, Best Independent Game, Best Song in a Game, etc. Along with celebrating this year's best video game titles, Spike is also celebrating its tenth anniversary of the VGA award ceremony.

Spike's Video Game Awards showcase this year's best releases, allowing gamers and fans across the world to vote for their favorite titles and tune in to see the winners on Spike TV. This year's VGA 2012 is hosted by Samuel L. Jackson–yes, the highly esteemed Sam Jackson–and will feature Spike's signature hilarious style which makes the ceremony quite a fun ride.

Nominees for VGA 2012's Game of the Year are:

  • Assassin's Creed III
  • The Walking Dead: The Game
  • Dishonored
  • Journey
  • Mass Effect 3

Be sure to vote for your favorite games today and have your voice heard!

You can catch Spike's VGA 2012 celebration live on Friday, Dec. 7 at 9p ET / 7p PT. For more information be sure to visit Spike's official VGA website.