It has been confirmed that Naughty Dog writer and creative director Amy Hennig has left the company.
In a story by IGN, sources within the company stated that Hennig left with rumors of being forced out by The Last of Us' Neil Druckmann and Bruce Straley as the reason. Her departure was later confirmed by Sony when they said, "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."
Hennig has been with the company for 10 years and is an integral part to the popularity of the Uncharted series as writer and director of the franchise.