Public voting is now open for the 31st Golden Joystick Awards, and the Big N can be found in seven of the fifteen categories this year. Nintendo's strongest area is of course the Best Handheld Section, with five of its biggest exclusives this year in with a chance of winning.

Game of the Year
Pikmin 3
Fire Emblem: Awakening

Most Wanted
Super Smash Bros. Wii U

Best Newcomer

Best Handheld Game
Animal Crossing: New Leaf
Luigi's Mansion: Dark Moon
Monster Hunter 3 Ultimate
Fire Emblem: Awakening
Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate

Best Storytelling
LEGO City: Undercover

Best Multiplayer
Nintendo Land

Best Visual Design
Pikmin 3

Aside from the games, Nintendo is also included in the Innovation of the Year in association with T3 section with Nintendo Direct and Miiverse, along with Nintendo Intelligent Systems getting a nomination for Studio of the Year.

If you hope to see Nintendo grab a few Joysticks this year, you can cast your vote by visiting the official website. The winners of each category will be announced on 25th October at The Westminster Park Plaza. Voting closes on 18th October.