Firewalk Studios indicators publishing cope with PlayStation for debut title
Firewalk Studios has signed a publishing partnership with PlayStation for its debut multiplayer title.
Though the challenge itself continues to be being saved underneath wraps — all we all know at present is that it is a “new, authentic multiplayer IP” — Firewalk has loads of pedigree in its ranks.
The studio is being led by Tony Hsu, who was SVP and GM of Activision Publishing’s Future unit, with backing from sport director Ryan Ellis, who was beforehand artistic director at Bungie.
Firewalk is backed by ProbablyMonsters, a multi-studio sport firm established by former Bungie CEO and president Harold Ryan. As a part of the ProbablyMonsters household, Firewalk is ready to entry the corporate’s operations groups and infrastructure whereas nonetheless retaining its independence.
“We’re thrilled to announce a partnership with Sony Interactive Leisure for our new, authentic multiplayer sport,” mentioned Hsu on the PlayStation weblog. “For our group, the chance to create new worlds and encourage extra superb moments for gamers world wide is the fireplace and ambition that retains us going.
“We’re already arduous at work on growth and have been having a ton of enjoyable taking part in our sport as a group.”