WGA announces video game noms

'Fallout 3,' 'Tomb Raider' among contenders

Rounding out their 2009 nominations, the Writers Guild of America West and East announced nominations for the WGA's video game writing award on Monday.

Nominated are: "Command & Conquer: Red Alert 3," writer Haris Orkin, story producer Mical Pedriana; "Dangerous High School Girls in Trouble!" writer Keith Nemitz, additional writing Adrianne Ambrose; "Fallout 3," lead writer Emil Pagliarulo, guest writing Erik J. Caponi, Brian Chapin, Jon Paul Duvall, Kurt Kuhlmann, Alan Nanes, Bruce Nesmith and Fred Zeleny, additional guest writing Nate Ellis, William Killeen, Mark Nelson and Justin McSweeney; "Star Wars: The Force Unleashed," writers Haden Blackman, Shawn Pitman, John Stafford and Cameron Suey; and "Tomb Raider: Underworld," story by Eric Lindstrom and Toby Gard, screenplay by Eric Lindstrom.

Winners will be announced at the Writers Guild Awards, to be held Feb. 7 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles and the Hudson Theatre at the Millennium Broadway Hotel in New York.