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Amy Hennig Reminisces about her Own Star Wars Game in Reaction to Fallen Order

In October of 2017, EA shut down production on a Star Wars game being developed by Amy Hennig's studio Visceral. At the time, the reasoning for the shutdown of Visceral's project was to make it a "broader" experience rather than focus on a single-player campaign. While we've learned much about Hennig's unfinished project since it got binned, […]

Amy Hennig to Receive Life Achievement Award at GDC 2019

Every year at GDC, the organizers of the Game Developers Choice Awards give out a Lifetime Achievement Award to a developer who has helped shape the games industry as we know it. This year, the award show organizers have seen fit to honor writer and director Amy Hennig for her expertise as a digital artist, animator, […]

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Amy Hennig Thinks There Are More Uncharted Stories That Could Be Told

Uncharted creator Amy Hennig says that the franchise still has stories that could be told if Naughty Dog ever chose to pursue them. Amy Hennig for so long was the figurehead of the Uncharted series. She directed the original trilogy for the PlayStation 3 and then spent several years on the development of Uncharted 4: […]

EA Shut Down Amy Hennig's Star Wars Game To Make It A "Broader Experience"

EA has announced that the Amy Hennig and Visceral Games' Star Wars title will be "refocused" and developed by other EA studios while Visceral Games closes down. Making this something of a double header as far as bad news goes. Executive Vice President Patrick Soderlund made the announcement in an EA blog post that Visceral's linear, story-based […]

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Battlefront II's Singleplayer Campaign Was Written By Walt Williams And Mitch Dyer

The upcoming Star Wars: Battlefront II single player campaign was written by Walt Williams, known for his work on Spec Ops: The Line, and Mitch Dyer, current EA Motive employee and former IGN reporter. The story will begin as a book by Christie Golden that is out this summer, as it follows protagonist Iden Versio and her team […]

Visceral's Star Wars Game Is Like Uncharted And Is Not 1313

Amy Hennig is one of the main creatives credited for the Uncharted series. Last year, she left the franchise and developer Naughty Dog to go work with EA's Visceral Games. It didn't take long to find out that she was working on a new Star Wars game. Since then, we haven't heard a peep about it, […]

Could A Star Wars: Battlefront Trailer Hit Next Month? Maybe Even More?

Since the E3 reveal in 2013, we've been waiting patiently for real news on Star Wars: Battlefront. Even more specifically, we've been waiting to see the game in action. That wait could be coming to an end though. As reported by IGN, EA are going to be at this years' Star Wars Celebration taking place […]