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Oasis_Lad
02-16-2010, 10:04 AM
Among Thieves to do battle with MW2 and Batman at Brit game awards.

UK, February 16, 2010 - BAFTA has announced the nominations for the British Academy Video Games Awards for 2010.

Uncharted 2: Among Thieves is leading the way with nine nominations, whilst Modern Warfare 2 is up for eight prizes. The big-selling duo will battle it out for the title of 'Best Game' with Batman: Arkham Asylum, Assassin's Creed II, Left 4 Dead 2 and FIFA 10.

The awards will be doled out on 19 March at a ceremony in London, which will also be streamed online.

Here's the full list of the nominations:

ACTION

* Assassin's Creed II
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* Infamous
* Left 4 Dead 2
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Artistic Achievement

* Assassin's Creed II
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* Flower
* Street Fighter IV
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Best Game

* Assassin's Creed II
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* FIFA 10
* Left 4 Dead 2
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Family & Social

* The Beatles: Rock Band
* Buzz! Quiz World
* EyePet
* Guitar Hero 5
* New Super Mario Bros Wii
* Wii Sports Resort

Gameplay

* Assassin's Creed II
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* New Super Mario Bros. Wii
* PixelJunk Shooter
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Handheld

* Gran Turismo
* LittleBigPlanet PSP
* LocoRoco Midnight Carnival
* Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story
* Professor Layton and Pandora's Box
* Scribblenauts

Multiplayer

* Battlefield 1943
* The Beatles: Rock Band
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* Halo 3: ODST
* Left 4 Dead 2
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Original Score

* Assassin's Creed II
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
* PixelJunk Shooter
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Sports

* DiRT 2
* FIFA 10
* Football Manager 2010
* Forza 3
* Wii Fit Plus
* Wii Sports Resort

Story

* Assassin's Creed II
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Broken Sword Shadow of the Templars: The Director's Cut
* Brutal Legend
* Dragon Age: Origins
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Strategy

* Command & Conquer 3: Uprising
* Empire: Total War
* FIFA Manager 10
* Football Manager 2010
* Halo Wars
* Plants vs Zombies

Use of Audio

* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* DJ Hero
* Flower
* Left 4 Dead 2
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

Use of Online

* Battlefield 1943
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* FIFA 10
* LIttleBigPlanet PSP
* SingStar Take That
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves

BAFTA Ones To Watch Award in association with Dare to Be Digital

* Colour Coded (Murray Sinclair, Faye Wright, Liam Wong, Sean Donnelly, Nnanna Kama - PixelPirates)
* Quick as Thieves (William Wright, Michael Doig, Andrew Knight, Jamie MacKinnon, Lee Cresswell - Gentleman of Fortune)
* Shrunk! - Vykintas Kazdailis, Andrew Macdonald, Michael Cummings, Jacek Wernikowski, Stuart Kemp - The Butterflyers)

GAME Award of 2009

* Assassin's Creed II
* Batman: Arkham Asylum
* The Beatles: Rock Band
* Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2
* FIFA 10
* Grand Theft Auto: Chinatown Wars
* The Legend of Zelda: Spirit Tracks
* Street Fighter IV
* Uncharted 2: Among Thieves
* Wii Sports Resort

http://uk.games.ign.com/articles/106/1069351p1.html

USA4LIFE
02-16-2010, 04:13 PM
No other game was like U2, in scale, gameplay, voice acting, visuals everything. It deserves to win.

Dirt E Gomez
02-17-2010, 12:10 AM
Judging by the entries I assume Mass Effect 2 was too late in the year. A shame. Game of the year choices are pretty weak, Assassin's Creed II was pretty terrible.

M Deezy
02-17-2010, 03:38 AM
Yeah Uncharted 2 has to be one of my favorite games of all time. it has the best story that ive played. no other games can compare. mw2 campaign was **** compared to this.