Roughly a 12 months after serving to announce the Montreal-based game developer Haven Studios, led by Jade Raymond, PlayStation has now introduced that it’s totally buying the developer below the PlayStation Studios umbrella. When it was first introduced, it was identified that Haven Studios was engaged on a brand new IP for PlayStation, and it could seem that that is formally described now as “a AAA multiplayer expertise.”
“As we speak, I am delighted to announce that Haven Studios is formally becoming a member of PlayStation Studios,” begins the official announcement from Hermen Hulst, Head of PlayStation Studios. “Jade Raymond brings a wealth of expertise from her trade achievements and an infectious ardour for creating video games, and the management crew at Haven is an equally spectacular group of trade veterans who’ve collaborated on a number of the largest and most beloved video games and franchises that many people nonetheless get pleasure from right now.”
— PlayStation (@PlayStation) March 21, 2022
In accordance with the announcement, PlayStation was “impressed by Haven’s imaginative and prescient for creating a contemporary multiplayer expertise that brings avid gamers collectively in optimistic and significant methods” when the developer was first pitching the title. It looks like that religion in Haven Studios’ capability, and Jade Raymond, has solely grown over the previous 12 months contemplating the information of the total acquisition.
“As we speak, the Haven crew begins a brand new section of our journey, as a part of the PlayStation Studios household,” mentioned Raymond partly on becoming a member of PlayStation Studios. “Working with Hermen, Connie Sales space and the crew at PlayStation over the previous 12 months has been a profession spotlight. SIE is a supportive companion that really understands the artistic course of and what it takes to make a blockbuster AAA game. They’ve empowered and inspired us to convey our daring imaginative and prescient to life and make our desires come true and we couldn’t be extra thrilled about this chance to strengthen our partnership.”
As famous above, Haven Studios is presently engaged on some sort of AAA multiplayer expertise for PlayStation which is an entirely new IP. It’s unclear precisely when extra is likely to be revealed concerning the title, but it surely appears secure to imagine that it is going to be for the PlayStation 5 a minimum of.
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