Published on February 1st, 2022 | by Andrew Bistak
Bungie is joining PlayStation
Sony Interactive Entertainment Australia has today announced the acquisition of legendary game developer Bungie, who will join as an independent multi-platform studio and publisher.
Jim Ryan, President & CEO at Sony Interactive Entertainment took to the SIE Blog to say, “Bungie’s world-class expertise in multi-platform development and live game services will help us deliver on our vision of expanding PlayStation to hundreds of millions of gamers. Bungie is a great innovator and has developed incredible proprietary tools that will help PlayStation Studios achieve new heights under Hermen Hulst’s leadership.”
Here are a few words from Hermen Hulst, Head of PlayStation Studios about this exciting acquisition and what it means for gamers.
“I am absolutely thrilled to announce a new member will be joining the PlayStation family!
I’ve been a fan of Bungie for many years. I have admired and enjoyed the games that they create – and have great respect for their skill in building worlds that gamers want to explore again and again.
Bungie makes games with outstanding technology that are enormously fun to play. They also have unmatched dedication to the communities that play their games, and everyone at PlayStation, and PlayStation Studios, will be excited about what we can share and learn from them.”
To hear more from Pete Parsons CEO of Bungie head to the PlayStation Blog.