• External Devs Japan

    Sony’s Investing in External Development in Japan

    With Team Asobi the lead developer for Sony Interactive Entertainment in Japan, there’s now a need to bolster the teams around and according to Hermen Hulst, the way is through hiring external developers. Speaking to Game Informer, Hulst reiterated that Japanese gamers are still an essential core for PlayStation and...
  • PlayStation 5

    Sony Has Sold 10 Million PlayStation 5 Consoles

    Speaking on the SIE Blog this morning, Veronica Rogers, SVP, Global Head of Business Operations announced that Sony has sold more than 10 million PlayStation 5 consoles globally. This makes the PS5 the fastest-selling console in the history of Sony Interactive Entertainment. Nearly eight months after launching on November...
  • Housemarque

    Sony Interactive Entertainment Acquires Housemarque

    Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced the acquisition of Finland-based studio Housemarque in a press release. While having been unofficially partnered for years, today marks the first official day of the studio being under the PlayStation Worldwide Studios banner. Housemarque’s most recent release, Returnal has proven to be a success...
  • Sony Launches The Play At Home Initiative

    With everyone around the world currently quarantined at home as the COVID-19 pandemic sweeps the whole world, rightfully many of us are bored. It’s hard to stay cooped up all day in your home and it’s even harder to fill each hour with something to do if you aren’t...
  • Sony Interactive Entertainment Might Buy Some Studios

    According to an interview translated by Gematsu, Sony Interactive Entertainment may be getting into studio acquisitions. Speaking to CEO Jim Ryan, he told Nihon Keizai Shimbun that the company is considering both mergers and acquisitions of game development studios. Xbox, who this generation is the only console maker lacking...
  • MediEvil Launches In October

    While Sony confirmed that the upcoming remake of MediEvil was to be featured on the second State of Play, we didn’t know a release date. Now we do though, as the remake launches on October 25, 2019 – right before the best holiday of the year! During the State...