Sony acquired the Savage Game Studios studio to release games for smartphones, and announced the acquisition of the Savage Game Studios game studio.
This is reported in the PlayStation blog.
In a statement, the company said that the young studio was bought with the aim of launching more games from PlayStation Studios on mobile platforms. “Our efforts in the field of mobile games will complement each other in a similar way, giving more people the opportunity to interact with our content,” Sony representatives noted.
The corporation also said that Savage Game Studios will join the newly formed division of PlayStation Studios Mobile, which will work independently of the department for the development of titles for consoles. Savage Game Studios announced that they are going to release an AAA title in the action genre for mobile devices and are currently working on the game.
Savage Game Studios is a company from Helsinki and Berlin, formed from specialists who previously worked in large game studios. The company was founded in 2020.
In April 2021, Eurogamer journalists predicted that PlayStation exclusives would appear on smartphones. The authors made this conclusion based on the vacancies of mobile development specialists published on the company’s website.