PlayStation Studios may soon welcome one division specially created for the development of video games on platforms mobile i.e. iOS and Android, according to what emerged in some job advertisements published by Sony.
The matter is not official yet, but the announcements are real and indicate, at the very least, a willingness to Sony to develop new projects in the mobile field, although the creation of a complete division and the dimensions of this are not yet very clear.
“As Head of Mobile, you will develop and manage PlayStation Studios’ mobile gaming strategy and help lay the foundation for the future. growth opportunities“is written inadvertisement for the position of director of mobile devices, that is to say, the person in charge of the equipment in question.
“He will lead all aspects of expanding our game development from consoles and PCs to live and mobile service platforms with a focus onadaptation of the most popular franchises of PlayStation on mobile platforms.
The idea that arises, in short, is that Sony intends to bring its own success series even in the mobile field on a more regular basis than has been seen so far, with the creation of a specially organized division to manage development on smartphones.
It is not the first time that Sony games have arrived on mobile, but previous cases, such as Uncharted: Fortune Hunter, are very rare and this new organization instead aims to systematically publish games belonging to famous series on mobile platforms.
This could also be part of Sony’s overall reorganization, which aims to focus primarily on its highly successful brands in the near future, when it comes to in-house productions.