Amy Hennig

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Amy Hennig is a video game director and script writer. Her career began in the 1980s when she mostly worked as an artist and animator on titles for the NES. Hennig became a lead designer of games when the original hire left Electronic Arts during production of Michael Jordan: Chaos in the Windy City, leaving Hennig the opportunity to take up the position. In the 1990s Hennig moved to Crystal Dynamics where she worked on the Legacy of Kain series. She then joined Naughty Dog and contributed to the Jak and Daxter titles then became the game director for Uncharted: Drake's Fortune, Hennig worked on several subsequent games in that franchise before leaving Naughty Dog in 2014 to take up a role at Visceral Games.

Hennig worked on a Star Wars project until it was cancelled and the Visceral studio were closed by the parent company Electronic Arts. In 2018 Hennig started her own independent studio.

Credited on 23 games

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Forspoken (2023, PlayStation 5) Story Concept
The Land of Crows (2019, Windows) Thanks and greetings
Uncharted 4: A Thief's End (2016, PlayStation 4) With sincere and deep gratitude to
Battlefield: Hardline (2015, Windows) Additional Direction
Child of Light (2014, PlayStation 3) Special Thanks
The Last of Us: Left Behind (2014, PlayStation 3) Special Thanks to the Kennel
The Last of Us (2013, PlayStation 3) Special Thanks to the Kennel
Uncharted: Golden Abyss (2011, PS Vita) Story Consultant
Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (2011, PlayStation 3) Creative Director
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (2009, PlayStation 3) Creative Director
Uncharted: Drake's Fortune (2007, PlayStation 3) Game Director
Jak X: Combat Racing (2005, PlayStation 2) Special Thanks NDI
Jak 3 (2004, PlayStation 2) Developed by
Legacy of Kain: Defiance (2003, Xbox) Director
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver 2 (2001, Windows) Director
Legacy of Kain: Soul Reaver (1999, Windows) Director
Gex: Enter the Gecko (1998, PlayStation) and... (1)
Blood Omen: Legacy of Kain (1996, PlayStation) Design Manager
Blazing Dragons (1996, SEGA Saturn) Special thanks
3D Baseball (1996, PlayStation) Additional Art

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