Naughty Dog just got another prize under his belt. Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End has won another award. The PS4 exclusive game took home the Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing Award at the Writers Guild Awards.
— Naughty Dog (@Naughty_Dog) February 20, 2017
To be eligible, games had to be released between December 1, 2015 and November 30, 2016 and feature on-screen credits. The panel of judges included people who are “active in video game writing”.
The 2016 nominees for Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing were:
- Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare — Written by Brian Bloom.
- Far Cry Primal — Story by Jean-Sebastien Decant, Ian C. Ryan, Kevin Shortt; Lead Writers Ian C. Ryan, Kevin Shortt; Writers Lynne Kamm, Susan Patrick.
- Mr. Robot 1.51exfiltratiOn.ipa — Story by Adam Hines, Kor Adana; Written by Adam Hines.
- Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End — Written by Neil Druckmann, Josh Scherr; Additional Writing Tom Bissell, Ryan James.