Creative Director, Amy Henning has joined Visceral Games following on her recent departure from Naughty Dog.

Visceral Games president, Steve Papoutsis just announced the news on a blog post on EA’s site, confirming that Hennig will serve as Creative Director on the Star Wars project.

“Amy has long been recognized as one of our industry’s top visionaries, and is coming off an amazing run as the Writer and Creative Director of the Uncharted franchise,” writes Papoutsis.

“As both a colleague and friend, I’ve always admired her approach to creative development – focusing on nailing down the soul of a game first, and then making sure the writing, the gameplay, the design and the art comes together to form a unified, interactive experience for the player.”

Henning is renowned for her former creative contributions at Naughty Dog and at Crystal Dynamics.

Star Wars fans will be glad to know that Henning is a “huge fan” explains Papoutsis.