The Writers Guild of America has announced four nominees in the “Videogame Writing” category for this year’s Writers Guild Awards, which honors the work of entertainment writers in the US.
Picking from last year’s video games, the Guild chose four to award nominations to:
– Alien: Isolation — Writers Dan Abnett, Dion Lay, Will Porter; Sega
– Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry — Lead Scriptwriter Jill Murray; Scriptwriter Melissa MacCoubrey; Story by Jill Murray, Hugo Giard, Wesley Pincombe; Ubisoft
– Assassin’s Creed Unity — Story by Alexandre Amancio, Sylvain Bernard, Travis Stout; Scriptwriting Alexandre Amancio, Travis Stout, Russell Lees, Darby McDevitt, Ceri Young; Additional Scriptwriting Jeffrey Yohalem; Ubisoft
– The Last of Us: Left Behind — Written by Neil Druckmann; Sony Computer Entertainment
The winner will be announced on February 14 during simultaneous ceremonies. One will take place in New York, and the other is set to take place in Los Angeles, representing the Writers Guild of America East and The Writers Guild of America West. Who do you think deserves to win the award and why?