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Motion Capture Director Of Uncharted Gordon Hunt Passes Away

by Javy Gwaltney on Dec 20, 2016 at 01:00 PM

Gordon Hunt, who directed motion capture for the Uncharted series and was also a sound director for Soul Reaver 2, Lair, and more, has died at age of 87. Hunt had a career stretching back to 1957, which includes work on classic animated shows like The Jetsons, Scooby-Doo, and The Smurfs.

Hunt's body of work when it comes to video games is impressive, with various credits for sound and mo-cap work crossing over several generations of games. Those listed include God of War II, SOCOM, Final Fantasy XIV, and Uncharted.

You can check out the full list of his contributions to the gaming industry here.

Our Take
Hunt's work in the games industry is impressive and important. We admire his contributions and extend our condolences to Hunt's family during this trying time.