In the present day I’m thrilled to welcome a brand new member to the PlayStation Studios household! I’ve been a fan of Housemarque for the reason that studio’s early days after they launched Tremendous Stardust HD to PlayStation followers. Housemarque’s current launch of Returnal proves the studio is one with unbelievable imaginative and prescient, able to creating memorable new video games that resonate with our neighborhood. This addition enhances the inventive drive of PlayStation Studios, and I can’t wait to see what the long run holds for Housemarque.
Welcome to the household, Housemarque!
From Ilari Kuittinen, Co-founder and Managing Director, Housemarque:
In the present day is a giant day for Housemarque and it has been over 26 years within the making. Our sturdy partnership with Sony Interactive Leisure began with Tremendous Stardust HD on PS3 and since then we’ve made arcade impressed video games for all the PlayStation platforms. With Returnal for PS5, our most up-to-date launch, our largest foray into third-person motion gaming solidified our voice and model within the business as delivering distinctive and high quality participant experiences.
We’re so excited to lastly be part of the PlayStation Studios household! This provides our studio a transparent future and a steady alternative to proceed delivering on gameplay centric approaches, whereas nonetheless experimenting with new strategies of narrative supply and pushing the boundaries of this contemporary artform. Regionally right here in Helsinki, this additionally means that we are going to formally increase the PlayStation household to a rising business hub and safe the legacy of the oldest sport studio in Finland.
Lastly, what this implies for our followers? We at Housemarque are avid gamers, and we’ve grown from the necessity to excellent and tinker with sides of video games that we’ve discovered most fascinating. We’re additionally not identified for shying away from working our personal course and attempting out new mixtures. With the backing of SIE and its household of studios supporting us, we are able to actually develop into our place within the business and present what Housemarque can create with no limitations. We will’t wait to point out everybody what will likely be in retailer within the upcoming years, and we hope to usher in additional lasting recollections and exhilarating titles for the subsequent quarter century and past.