Burdine was 48 years old and has worked on titles such as World of Warcraft: Wrath of the Lich King, Killzone 2 and InFamous and many other video games. Her current project was the new Mortal Kombat game.
She was on her way home on December 29, when she was hit by a dark sedan. She was rushed to the hospital, but she passed away from the injuries she sustained. LAPD are looking for suspects.