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Corrinne Yu swaps Halo for PS4

343 Industries programmer "excited to develop" for Naughty Dog

The principal engine programmer on the Halo series has Microsoft studio 343 Industries and joined Naughty Dog to work on the new Sony console.

"I miss working with many capable developers on the Halo team, but am also excited to develop for PS4," said Corrinne Yu on Twitter.

Yu joined 343 Industries more than 5 years ago and prior to that spent two years as studio wide director of technology at Gearbox Software where she programmed Brothers In Arms and Borderlands. Kotaku named her one of the 10 Most Influential Women in Gaming in the Last Decade.

Away from the games industry she has also done work with on the Space Shuttle program at Rockwell International California and won an award for her nuclear physics research.

Naughty Dog is currently working on a new Uncharted title for PS4.

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Adam Campbell Producer, Hopster3 years ago
Talented woman, I'm excited to see what she does next in games.
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Greg Knight Freelance Developer 3 years ago
Nice to see someone from the shop floor getting a mention for a change.
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Lewis Brown Snr Sourcer/Recruiter, Electronic Arts3 years ago
Definitely nice to hear about someone from the shop floor getting a mention. Or the "Engine room" if you will. I'll get my coat......
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Saehoon Lee Founder & CEO, Pixellore3 years ago
Very smart person indeed!
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Rogier Voet IT Consultant 2 years ago
Extremely talented person, I hope she does well with Naughty Dog.
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