Amy Hennig, the creative director and writer on the Uncharted series, has left developer Naughty Dog.
Sony has confirmed Amy Hennig’s departure. She was writing and leading development of Uncharted PS4. Her final day at the studio was Monday, March 3.
Sources claim Hennig was “forced out” by The Last of Us’ Neil Druckmann and Bruce Straley, and explained that Uncharted may now come under their control.
Hennig recently celebrated her 10th anniversary with Naughty Dog, where she served as director and writer on Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves , and Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception. Sony has said that “The development timeline of Uncharted will not be impacted.”
What this means for Uncharted 4 and even more interesting, what the hell is going on over at Naughty Dog is anyones guess.
Being developed by Tri-Ace. PSN is a Vita exclusive which will connect with Phantasy Star Online2. Expect giant bosses and co-op boss battles. More details at TGS.