EA Snags Uncharted Writer Amy Hennig For Star Wars Game

A post on EA's corporate site says that the woman who helped give Naughty Dog's Uncharted series its distinctive feel will be working on Star Wars for the Battlefield publisher. » 4/03/14 1:23pm 4/03/14 1:23pm

Naughty Dog Denies Uncharted Writer "Forced Out" By Last Of Us Makers

It was a bit of a shock earlier this week when we heard that Amy Hennig - creative director and writer on the Uncharted series - had left developers Naughty Dog. » 3/06/14 9:01pm 3/06/14 9:01pm

Listen Up! Ken Levine and Amy Hennig Are Talking

Game design, particularly for big-budget, blockbuster console titles, is an incredibly tricky and intricate process. In the most recent episode of the Irrational Interviews series, the creative directors of two renowned franchises compare notes on how they work, what creative design really means, and how the games… » 4/27/12 1:30pm 4/27/12 1:30pm

Uncharted 3 Runs Away With Writing Award

The Writers Guild of America is a slight misnomer. In fact, there are two separate unions, WGA West and WGA East. But they work in tandem, and once a year they come together to celebrate the past year's achievements in writing. The 2011 awards were presented on Sunday, February 19, in a simultaneous, shared event… » 2/20/12 10:40am 2/20/12 10:40am

Uncharted Writer Originally Wanted Chloe Frazer's Voice for Elena Fisher

Elena Fisher began as a Spanish character, the writer of the Uncharted series said. The adventure's female protagonist was originally conceived as "Elena Vargas," and originally, writer Amy Hennig wanted Claudia Black, the voice of Chloe Frazer in Uncharted 2 to voice her. » 7/22/11 9:30pm 7/22/11 9:30pm

How Uncharted 3 Will Improve Upon A 'Game Of The Year'

How does Naughty Dog one-up its game of the year award-winning Uncharted 2: Among Thieves? By creating a bigger, bolder, more human adventure for Nathan Drake (and fixing the problems maybe we didn't think of as problems to begin with). » 12/17/10 6:00am 12/17/10 6:00am

The Ten Most Influential Women In Games Of The Past Decade

Gaming Angel's founder Trina Schwimmer's list of women in games includes ten people who have helped change the game industry from the inside. While it's not all inclusive, it is a very sound list. » 1/01/10 9:30am 1/01/10 9:30am

Uncharted 2's Amy Hennig Took Your Calls, Teased DLC And Explored…

You all did not disappoint with the quality of questions you called in to ask Naughty Dog creative director Amy Hennig today during Kotaku's latest podcast. And now you can download the show at the links in this post. [UPDATED] » 12/09/09 6:00pm 12/09/09 6:00pm

Kotaku Talk Radio is Live: Let's Talk With Amy Hennig

Amy Hennig, creative director of Naughty Dog's Uncharted 2 is playing the role of Brian Crecente on today's live Kotaku podcast. We're starting now. Give us a ring and you could be live on the air with me and Amy. » 12/09/09 12:55pm 12/09/09 12:55pm

Kotaku Programming Reminder: Talk Live With Uncharted 2's Amy Hennig On…

As noted yesterday, Amy Hennig, creative director of PlayStation 3 blockbuster Uncharted 2 will guest-host tomorrow's live Kotaku call-in podcast. Show time's 11am MT, 1pm ET. Call-in and listening details will be live on the site just before show time. » 12/08/09 7:00pm 12/08/09 7:00pm

Uncharted 2's Amy Hennig Takes Your Calls During This Week's Podcast

Cliff Bleszinski tried to fill Brian Crecente's podcasting shoes last week. This week: Bleszinski has passed the guest-hosting loafers to Amy Hennig. The creative director of Uncharted 2 will guest-host our live podcast this Wednesday. Call in! » 12/07/09 6:20pm 12/07/09 6:20pm

New Bits Of Brutal Legend, Uncharted 2 Revealed At PAX

Don't read this post if you don't want the Brutal Legend demo's cut-scene spoiled and don't want to read about a never-before-revealed level of Uncharted 2. Both were just shown at the Penny Arcade Expo. » 9/04/09 10:30pm 9/04/09 10:30pm