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Sucker Punch Productions Joins SCE World Wide Studios

Scott Rohde's Avatar Posted by SVP of Product Development, Worldwide Studios America, SCEA

Sucker Punch and Sony World Wide Studios

Earlier today we announced Sucker Punch Productions has officially joined Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios. We’re thrilled to share the news and welcome Sucker Punch to the PlayStation family.

Brian Fleming, managing partner of Sucker Punch Productions had this to say about becoming the sixteenth studio to join PlayStation:

“We’ve enjoyed an incredible relationship with Sony that has allowed us to combine our creative design capabilities with their guidance to make some of the best franchises to hit the PlayStation platforms. Equally important, the relationship with SCE has provided us the flexibility and trust to take creative risks and invent new properties. And best of all, we get to keep doing what we do — pushing ourselves to make more innovative games and more exciting experiences for PlayStation gamers!”

We’ve worked closely with Sucker Punch for more than 12 years, bringing fan favorites like Sly Cooper series and, of course, the inFAMOUS storyline to life on PlayStation platforms. On behalf of our executive team and Worldwide Studios, I’d like to take just a moment to welcome this immensely talented group of individuals to our team. I look forward to seeing what kind of gaming magic we can make happen in the months and years ahead!

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August 2nd, 1:59 pm

Another great dev joins the ranks.

BuchNasty said:

August 2nd, 2:01 pm

Wow that’s awesome. Sony is really pushing forward to have more than it’s competitors which is great to see. I’m glad that whole “making a game exlusive is to expensive so all the systems have the same stuff” crap is over.

explosive78 said:

August 2nd, 2:31 pm

Well this is a push in the right direction!!

Berae said:

August 2nd, 2:50 pm

Awesome!!! Hope to see some nice new IPs along with the next infamous ;)

favian said:

August 2nd, 2:53 pm

You really need to acquire thatgamecompany. that’d be an enormous get.

Detective-E said:

August 2nd, 2:55 pm

Can’t wait to see what else you guys cook up after this!

I’m a big InFamous and Sly Cooper fan. Playing both right now.

ThreeLeggedFreak said:

August 2nd, 2:56 pm

Great acquisition. Sony should look at the following next: thatgamecompany, Quantic Dream, Ready at Dawn, ClapHanz, ESP, LBI

python1210 said:

August 2nd, 4:03 pm

This is great news! I love the Sly Cooper games and the inFamous games! I can’t wait to see what Sucker Punch makes next!!!

python1210 said:

August 2nd, 4:05 pm

I forgot! Sony should buy Thatgamecompany next!

Crazymanwalking1 said:

August 2nd, 4:06 pm

Glad to hear that! treat them good sony. Now back to InFAMOUS 3 / InFAMOUS Vita

BlooodyCow said:

August 2nd, 4:12 pm

About time. I hope Song give these guy the freedom to do what they want.

bgardner said:

August 2nd, 5:39 pm

love sucker punch now get some second party studio partners

BrianC6234 said:

August 2nd, 6:18 pm

It’s great to see Sony lock up another great developer. Nobody can beat Sony studios. Not even Nintendo.

bg93- said:

August 2nd, 7:07 pm

Awesome! Sucker Punch are one of my favorite developers! I’m excited to see what they come up with next! Another inFamous (new character of course) or yet another awesome new IP. I just hope we won’t have to wait four years for said IP this time though!

dirtyd89 said:

August 2nd, 9:16 pm

Great move.

While your at it buy the following game studios.


-Eat Sleep Play (David Jaffe. Enough said.)

-Quantic Dream (Indigo Prophecy, Heavy Rain, etc.)

-That Game Company (Cloud, Flow, Flower, Journey, etc.)

Just get as much talent as you can.


tarbis said:

August 3rd, 1:33 am

Congratulations to Sony and Sucker Punch =D
They should acquire thatgamecompany next =)

cjmc18 said:

August 3rd, 1:57 am


ToFeY said:

August 3rd, 2:41 am

congrats to both sony & sucker punch xD

mgsnull617 said:

August 3rd, 6:38 am

Yeah I found myself playing infamous last nite….go sucker punch…maybe sony can let you play with some of their motion capture systems and really put out some ill S***

tshifa said:

August 3rd, 9:32 am

Infamous is an amazing game,one of the best games ever made, congratulation sucker punch you guys deserve it XD

tshifa said:

August 3rd, 9:37 am

Infamous is an amazing game, one of the best games ever made,congratulations sucker punch u guys deserve it XD

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Ryusei-SRX said:

August 3rd, 9:09 pm

Nice “move” Sony ! :)

Keep acquiring those quality studios.
I’m so happy for the fact that you’ll never forget and abandon your core gamers fans, unlike certain other company

NuG050 said:

August 8th, 10:19 am

Grats! Now get to makin’ inFamous for the PSP and/or PSVita!

B-man_725 said:

August 8th, 1:57 pm

Buy Kojima Productions don’t let them get Metal Gear Solid on the xbox

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