Ubisoft Montreal animation director Jonathan Cooper has joined Naughty Dog.
The ex-Ubisoft employee had previously worked on Assassin’s Creed III and another unannounced project as animation director.
Cooper has also worked as lead animator on Mass Effect 1 and 2 and Deus Ex Human Revolution, the latter during pre-production.
The news comes after a spate of high profile departures from Naughty Dog in recent months that includes Uncharted creative director Amy Hennig, Uncharted 4 game director Justin Richmond, lead character artist Michael Knowland and Last of Us lead artist Nathan Wells.
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