'Tomb Raider' and 'Witcher three' snag Writers Guild nominations
The Writers Guild of America has nominated Murderer’s Creed Syndicate, Pillars of Eternity, Rise of the Tomb Raider and The Witcher three: Wild Hunt in its Excellent Achievement in Videogame Writing class for 2015. (Sure, the Writers Guild nonetheless spells “online game” as one phrase). If these decisions really feel a tad mainstream, that is as a result of the group solely honors writers who’re additionally members of the WGA Videogame Writers Caucus, which limits its attain. The WGA will current its awards throughout simultaneous occasions in Los Angeles and New York on February thirteenth.
When you’re into the indie scene, the Unbiased Video games Pageant lately introduced its personal 2016 finalists throughout a variety of classes. For Excellence in Narrative, the IGF nominated The Newbie’s Information, Black Closet, Her Story, Undertale, The Magic Circle and That Dragon, Most cancers. The Recreation Builders Selection Awards additionally unveiled its 2016 finalists this month, honoring Her Story, The Witcher three, Life is Unusual, Undertale and The Newbie’s Information within the Greatest Narrative class. The IGF Awards and Recreation Builders Selection Awards happen on March sixteenth in San Francisco, they usually’ll be livestreamed on Twitch.
Engadget did not choose a “recreation of the yr” for 2015, however a few of the employees did disclose their favourite titles of the yr. The Engadget Video Recreation Awards happen in your head, everytime you need.