Influential TV actor and writer Todd Stashwick has joined Amy Hennig in writing the new unannounced Star Wars game at EA's Visceral Games. Stashwick is well known for playing various roles in a variety of TV shows, most notably a recurring part in The Riches, which co-starred Eddie Izzard and Minnie Driver. Interestingly, Stashwick is also rumoured to have a part in upcoming Naughty Dog release, Uncharted 4.
— Todd Stashwick (@ToddStashwick) April 11, 2014
Hennig went on to talk about her excitement at having Stashwick involved in the project -
.@ToddStashwick is a huge gamer, knows Star Wars inside-out and sideways, and is a brilliant writer to boot. How lucky am I?
— Amy Hennig (@amy_hennig) April 11, 2014
With two stellar writers on board and a team with enough experience in deep space gaming, the next Star Wars title is shaping up to be something quite special indeed. Here's hoping we get a look at the game come E3.
Paddy Murphy hails from a rural part of Ireland, where the men are men... and so are the women. He has released over a dozen games as a developer and wrote news and reviews for several websites including RPGamer.com and Gamepinion.org. He is a capricorn, his favourite food is Udon Noodles and his favourite beverage is... any with alcohol!