For the fifth year running the event will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
“This year’s show will celebrate the act of creation, as I turn the stage over to a group of visionary teams selected to share their new projects with you,” Keighley said.
The Game Awards 2018 attracted 26.2 million live views across more than 45 online video networks.
In August, Gamescom 2019 kicked off with a new live streamed event produced by Keighley and Kimmie H. Kim, fellow executive producer of The Game Awards.
Gamescom: Opening Night Live attracted over 500,000 simultaneous viewers, according to Gamescom organiser Koelnmesse.