A sample of the nominees:
- Margaret Weis Productions - Marvel Heroic Roleplaying Basic Games
- Green Ronin - Mutants & Masterminds: Threat Report
- Posthuman Studios - Rimward: The Outer System
- GMT - Andean Abyss
- Catalyst Game Labs - Battletech: Weapons Free
- Paizo Publishing, LLC - Death’s Heretic
Many of the nominees' games are available on sale at DriveThruRPG.com.