Halo 5 developer 343 Industries has hired former pro Halo player Eric “GH057ayame” Hewitt.
It follows the release of this Halo 5 concept art.
BeyondEntertainment noticed that Hewitt had tweeted a flight boarding pass to Seattle, home of 343 Industries, along with a teasing, yet familiar quote:
"Ready to get back to work?" pic.twitter.com/MMXRw53QLG
— Eric Hewitt (@GH057ayame) January 11, 2014
He then updated his Twitter profile to state that he now works at the Halo studio:
Hewitt was formally a member of pro Halo outfit Team Carbon, known for their involvement in many tourneys and for coming up with Halo 4’s Team Throwdown rule-set.
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