Rumor: Ico creator Fumito Ueda leaves Sony

Sources claim Ueda off to pursue personal projects.

Fumito Ueda, creator of Ico, Shadow of the Colossus, and the upcoming The Last Guardian, has left Sony to pursue personal projects, according to “Japanese video game development sources” of Eurogamer’s.

Ueda is finishing up The Last Guardian as a freelancer – the reason for the game’s prolonged development period, said the site’s sources.

When contacted, Sony said it does not comment on rumor and speculation.

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