Uncharted Writer Amy Hennig Leaves Naughty Dog
Posted by Joseph Lee on 03.05.2014
But it will not affect the series...
IGN reports that Amy Hennig, the creative director and writer for the Uncharted series, has left developer Naughty Dog. She was writing and leading development for the upcoming PS4 sequel to the series. Her final day was on Monday.
Sources claim that she was "forced out" by Neil Druckmann and Bruce Straley (The Last of Us). Uncharted may be under their control now. Hennig celebrated her tenth anniversary with the developer recently. she was director and writer for Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves , and Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception.
Sony has confirmed the news. A representative said: "We can confirm that Amy Hennig has left Naughty Dog. Amy has made significant contributions to the game industry and we appreciate all she has done for Naughty Dog. The development timeline of Uncharted will not be impacted."