The UK Writer's Guild has honored Enslaved: Odyssey to the West
and writers Alex Garland and Tameem Antoniades with its 2011 award for Best Video Game.
The writing team won over two other shortlisted authors
: Splash Damage
writer-designer Edward Stern and former game journalist and The Curfew
writer Kieron Gillen.
Earlier this year, the Writers Guild of America gave an award to Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood
, over other shortlisted titles
including God of War III
and X-Men Origins: Wolverine