After 10 years of service at Naughty Dog, Amy Hennig has left the studio, and Sony has officially confirmed this development in an statement to IGN.
“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” Sony said.
Amy Hennig was writing and leading the development of Uncharted for Playstation 4. Her last day at Naughty Dog was March 3. According to numerous insider source, Amy Hennig was forced out by Neil Druckmann and Bruce Straley, and added that Uncharted for PS4’s development might be under their control now.
This is really a shocking news for Playstation fans, a lead writer leaving studio in the middle of such a huge project. Will this hamper the development of Uncharted for PS4 or Naughty Dog has already found out a replacement for Amy Hennig? What you guys think, tell us in the comment section below.