During the day this Monday from PlayStation they have announced that they have acquired the study Savage Games Studios, which specializes in mobile games.
The studio has offices in Berlin and Helsinki, and along with the purchase is also A new division specialized in mobile games has been opened at PlayStation.
The information was released through the PlayStation blog, where the director of PlayStation Studios, Hermen Hulst, noted that “as we previously assured you with our plans to bring selected titles to PC, our efforts beyond consoles do not weaken in no way our commitment to the PlayStation community or our passion to continue creating amazing single-player narrative experiences.”
They added, “Our goals in mobile games will be equally big in order to provide more ways for more people to interact with our content and strive to reach new audiences who do not know PlayStation and our titles well.
As explained, this mobile division of PlayStation Studios will function independently from the console division, and “It will focus on innovative mobile experiences based on PlayStation titles.”
On the other hand, from Savage Game Studios they mentioned that “We enter into this agreement because we believe that the leadership of PlayStation Studios respects our vision of how we can best operate and succeed, and because they are also not afraid to take risks. Plus, there’s the potential ability to tap into PlayStation’s incredible catalog of titles and the fact that we’ll benefit from the kind of support that only they can offer. The most difficult question to answer would be “Why not do it?”.