The Last of Us Part II director Neil Druckmann has actually been promoted to co-president of Naughty Dog. Current president Evan Wells revealed the news today on the company’s blog. The promo came throughout an all-studio conference where director of operations Alison Mori and co-director of shows Christian Gyrling were likewise promoted to vice presidents.
Druckmann started his profession as an intern at Naughty Dog in 2004. His initially significant credit was working as a developer for Jak 3 and Jak X: Combat Racing prior to assisting create the very first 2 Uncharted video games. His significant specialty came as the author and co-creative director for the seriously well-known The Last of Us along with Bruce Straley.
The set would later on direct the popular Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End, which Druckmann likewise co-wrote. Druckmann then led the advancement for The Last of Us Part II, assisting compose the story along with Halley Gross. The follow up launched in June to extensive honor (consisting of a 10 out of 10 from Game Informer). Beyond video games, Druckmann is likewise dealing with HBO to establish a TELEVISION series based upon The Last of Us.
The Last of Us Part II is presently in the running for Game of The Year at this year’s Game Awards. Check out our interview with Druckmann and Gross as they talk about the video game’s ending and the online responses to it.
[Source: Naughty Dog]