PlayStation Studios has announced the expansion of their relationship with Firewalk Studios, who will now be part of the PlayStation family. Firewalk Studios is known for their talented team of creatives who have launched some of gaming’s most celebrated experiences. They are already hard at work on their first original AAA multiplayer game for PlayStation.
The partnership between ProbablyMonsters and Firewalk with PlayStation Studios was announced in 2021. Since then, PlayStation has been impressed with the team’s ambitions to build a modern multiplayer game that connects players in new and innovative ways. Firewalk Studio’s passion for creating inspiring worlds grounded in exceptional gameplay aligns with PlayStation’s mission. They are excited to invest in Firewalk’s mission and welcome them to help grow their live service operations.
Firewalk Studios aims to deliver memorable moments and shared joy to players around the world. They have assembled some of the most inspired talent in the industry to deliver awe-inspiring new worlds and experiences filled with great core gameplay. The team has been playtesting every day, and they are thrilled to be taking the next natural step and joining PlayStation Studios.
According to Tony Hsu and Ryan Ellis, the Studio Head and Game Director at Firewalk Studios, “joining PlayStation Studios is to formally become part of a family that has produced many of the most storied games of our age, and we are honored.”
The PlayStation family is thrilled to have Firewalk Studios onboard and is looking forward to their first original AAA multiplayer game. Please join them in welcoming Firewalk Studios to PlayStation Studios.
About Sony’s PlayStation studio
Sony’s PlayStation Studios is a subsidiary of Sony Interactive Entertainment, which is responsible for developing and publishing some of the most iconic and popular video games in the world. The studio has a rich history of creating critically acclaimed and commercially successful games for PlayStation consoles, including titles such as “God of War,” “Uncharted,” and “The Last of Us.” With a team of talented developers and a focus on delivering exceptional gameplay and storytelling, PlayStation Studios is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in the gaming industry.
About Firewalk Studios
Firewalk Studios is a video game development studio that was founded in 2018 by a team of industry veterans with experience creating some of the most successful and beloved video game franchises of all time. The studio is dedicated to creating memorable and engaging multiplayer experiences that bring players together and foster a sense of community. Their team of talented developers is focused on delivering exceptional core gameplay, while also pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in terms of world-building and storytelling