Sony's new PlayStation Studios Mobile Division is working on a AAA title

Sony is making mobile games under its newly spun-off PlayStation Studios Mobile Divison. As part of its mobile efforts, it has acquired Savage Game Studios. Here is what to expect in terms of Sony mobile games.

By G. S. Vasan | Published 30 Aug 2022 15:28 IST
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Sony has bought Savage Game Studios and created a new PlayStation Studios Mobile Divison.

  • Savage Game Studios is already working on AAA mobile title.

  • The daily operations at PS mobile division will be run by Savage Mobile Studios’ management.

Sony's new PlayStation Studios Mobile Division is working on a AAA title
Sony PlayStation Mobile Games

Sony is expanding its reach to the mobile gaming space with its latest acquisition of Savage Game Studios. We will learn more about this German company down below. But for now, know it has offices in Berlin and Helsinki and consists of industry veterans as developers. Not only that, the Savage management team would be handling the day-to-day operations at PlayStation Studios Mobile Division. The latter is the new fork of the Sony PlayStation business and exists independent of its Console division. All that business details aside, the exciting bit of news from Sony’s announcement is that the company is working on a AAA mobile title.

Sony PlayStation Studios Mobile Division: Acquisition and Plan Forward 

Sony PlayStation Mobile Game Division

Sony Interactive Entertainment (“SIE”) has got into a “definitive agreement” to acquire Savage Game Studio.

This adds co-founders of Savage Game Studios: Michail Katkoff (Rovio, Zynga, Fun Plus, Supercell), Nadjim Adjir (Wargaming, Rovio, Gree), and Michael McManus (Wargaming, Insomniac, Kabam) to the Sony PlayStation Studios Mobile Division.    

With this move, Sony aims to “deliver a high-quality experience” and “make the best games that we can.”

The company has revealed that the day-to-day business will be managed by Savage Game Studios. Further, it is being emphasized that the transaction terms and costs will be divulged later only owing to “contractual commitments”. Also, regarding its first major release, the company said it will be a “AAA mobile live service action game”. 

That’s all we know for now. We will keep you posted on more details as we have them.

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