Sony’s PlayStation games on Steam are now revealed by PlayStation PC LLC as a substitute of PlayStation Cell. Discussion board posters at Resetera observed the change yesterday, and it seems the PlayStation PC firm was formed earlier this year. It might imply we’ll see Sony use extra PlayStation PC branding sooner or later.
Sony has been step by step rising its presence on PC over the previous 12 months, after Horizon Zero Dawn arrived on Steam in August 2020, adopted by Days Gone in February. Sony can be bringing God of War to PC on January 14th and the remastered Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection sooner or later in 2022.
Sony’s head of PlayStation Studios, Hermen Hulst, revealed in June that Sony was nonetheless early on in its PC plans. “I need to emphasize that PlayStation will stay one of the best place to play our PlayStation Studios titles at launch,” stated Hulst in a PlayStation blog post. “However we do worth PC players, and we’ll proceed to have a look at the suitable occasions to launch every recreation.”
Sony Interactive Leisure CEO Jim Ryan has beforehand described Sony’s PC games push as a straightforward resolution for the corporate. “There’s a possibility to show these nice games to a wider viewers and acknowledge the economics of recreation improvement, which aren’t at all times simple,” stated Ryan in an interview with GQ earlier this 12 months. “The price of making games goes up with every cycle, because the caliber of the IP has improved. Additionally, our ease of constructing it accessible to non-console house owners has grown. So it’s a reasonably simple resolution for us to make.”