today SONY suddenly posted a press release on the PlayStation website announcing, without warning, that it had acquired Savage Game Studios.
Savage Game Studios is a mobile Game development studio with offices in Helsinki and Berlin, led by Michail Katkoff, Nadjim Adjir and Michael McManus.
Savage Game Studios is currently not releasing any of its games on its website, but according to SONY,The studio is working on a new as-yet-unannounced triple-A service action mobile game.
Hermen Hulst, head of PlayStation Studios, said: PlayStation Studios must continue to expand and diversify our offerings beyond the console platform to bring new games to more people than ever before.
As expected, Savage Game Studios will join PlayStation Studios' new mobile division,The division is separate from the existing console division and focuses on making triple-A titles for mobile based on new or existing PlayStation IP.
At this time, neither SONY nor Savage Game Studios announced the purchase price or contractual details, saying only that the studio's day-to-day operations will remain under the same management team.