SIE Japan Studio

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SIE Japan Studio
Native name
JAPANスタジオにつ
Division of SIE Worldwide Studios
Industry Video game industry
Founded 1993
Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Products Ape Escape
Ico
Shadow of the Colossus
Siren
Loco Roco
Patapon
Gravity Rush
Knack
The Last Guardian
Services Video game development
Owner Sony
Parent Sony Interactive Entertainment
Website Official website

Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Studio is a Japanese first-party video game production and development arm of the parent company Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE), most well known for the Ape Escape, LocoRoco, Patapon, Gravity Rush, and Knack series, among other titles.

Company overview

Japan Studio operates as part of Sony Interactive Entertainment Worldwide Studios. The development group also includes Team Ico, who are best known for the PlayStation 2 games Ico and Shadow of the Colossus, and Project Siren, known for the Siren series and the PlayStation Vita titles Gravity Rush and Soul Sacrifice.[citation needed] Within Sony, Sugar & Rockets, an internal development team previously known as Exact, worked on games such as Ghost in the Shell, Jumping Flash!, Robbit Mon Dieu, and Covert Ops: Nuclear Dawn.[1]

Games

Year Game title Platform(s) Notes Ref.
1999 Ape Escape PlayStation [2]
Legend of Dragoon PlayStation [2]
2001 Pipo Saru 2001 PlayStation 2
Ape Escape 2 PlayStation 2
Ico PlayStation 2 Developed with Team Ico
2004 Siren PlayStation 2 Developed with Project Siren
Ape Escape Academy PlayStation Portable
2005 Ape Escape: On The Loose PlayStation Portable
Rogue Galaxy PlayStation 2 Developed with Level-5
Ape Escape 3 PlayStation 2
Shadow of the Colossus PlayStation 2 Developed with Team Ico [3]
2006 Siren 2 PlayStation 2 Developed with Project Siren
LocoRoco PlayStation Portable [2]
Mainichi Issho PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable Developed with Game Arts and Bexide
2007 Piyotama PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable
LocoRoco Cocoreccho! PlayStation 3 [2]
Boku no Natsuyasumi 3 PlayStation 3 Developed with Millennium Kitchen
The Eye of Judgment PlayStation 3
Patapon PlayStation Portable Developed with Pyramid [4]
Folklore PlayStation 3 Developed with Game Republic and Gaia
Coded Soul: Uketsugareshi Idea PlayStation Portable Developed with Gaia
2008 Echochrome PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable [2]
Siren: Blood Curse PlayStation 3 Developed with Project Siren
The Last Guy PlayStation 3 [2]
LocoRoco 2 PlayStation Portable [2]
White Knight Chronicles PlayStation 3 Developed with Level-5 [2]
2009 LocoRoco Midnight Carnival PlayStation Portable [2]
Demon's Souls PlayStation 3 Produced with FromSoftware [5]
Trash Panic PlayStation 3 [2]
Patapon 2 PlayStation Portable Developed with Pyramid [2]
Numblast PlayStation 3
2010 The Eye of Judgment: Legends PlayStation Portable
Patchwork Heroes PlayStation Portable Developed with Acquire [6]
White Knight Chronicles II PlayStation 3 Developed with Level-5 [2]
Kung Fu Rider PlayStation 3
No Heroes Allowed (What Did I Do to Deserve This, My Lord?) PlayStation Portable Developed with Acquire [7]
Beat Sketcher PlayStation 3 Developed with Will co., Ltd
Ape Escape Fury! Fury! PlayStation 3
Echochrome II PlayStation 3 [8]
2011 White Knight Chronicles: Origins PlayStation Portable Developed with Matrix Software
Bleach: Soul Resurrección PlayStation 3 Developed with Racjin
Patapon 3 PlayStation Portable Developed with Pyramid [9]
The Ico & Shadow of the Colossus Collection PlayStation 3 Developed with Bluepoint Games
2012 Gravity Rush PlayStation Vita Developed with Project Siren [5]
Tokyo Jungle PlayStation 3 Developed with PlayStation C.A.M.P. and Crispy's [5]
Open Me! PlayStation Vita Developed with PlayStation C.A.M.P. [10]
2013 Soul Sacrifice PlayStation Vita Developed with Marvelous AQL and Comcept [5]
Puppeteer PlayStation 3 [5]
Rain PlayStation 3 Developed with PlayStation C.A.M.P. and Acquire [5]
Knack PlayStation 4 [5]
The Playroom PlayStation 4 [5]
2014 Destiny of Spirits PlayStation Vita Developed with Q Entertainment [11]
Oreshika: Tainted Bloodlines PlayStation Vita Developed with Alfa System
Freedom Wars PlayStation Vita Developed with Shift and Dimps [5][3]
Soul Sacrifice Delta PlayStation Vita Developed with Marvelous AQL and Comcept [3]
2015 Bloodborne PlayStation 4 Produced with FromSoftware [5]
Gravity Rush Remastered PlayStation 4 Developed with Project Siren and Bluepoint Games
2016 The Playroom VR PlayStation 4 PlayStation VR exclusive [12]
The Tomorrow Children PlayStation 4 Developed with Q-Games [13][5]
The Last Guardian PlayStation 4 Developed with genDESIGN [14]
2017 Gravity Rush 2 PlayStation 4 Developed with Project Siren (as Team Gravity) [15]
No Heroes Allowed! VR PlayStation 4 Developed with Acquire; PlayStation VR exclusive [16]
Everybody's Golf PlayStation 4 Developed with Clap Hanz
Knack II PlayStation 4 [17]
2018 Shadow of the Colossus PlayStation 4 Developed with Bluepoint Games
Astro Bot Rescue Mission PlayStation 4 PlayStation VR exclusive [18]
Déraciné PlayStation 4 Produced with FromSoftware; PlayStation VR exclusive
2019 Everybody's Golf VR PlayStation 4 Developed with Clap Hanz; PlayStation VR exclusive

References

  1. ^ "Scandal". IGN. Ziff Davis. June 12, 2000. Archived from the original on December 27, 2014. Retrieved December 27, 2014.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l Barker, Sammy (2017-01-11). "Soapbox: Japan Studio Is Currently One of Sony's Best". Push Square. Retrieved 2017-12-10.
  3. ^ a b c "Behind the Scenes at JAPAN Studio with Allan Becker". Blog.us.playstation.com. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  4. ^ "SCE Worldwide Studios - SCE Japan Studio". Worldwidestudios.net. 2009-02-20. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  5. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k "SCE Worldwide Studios - SCE Japan Studio". Worldwidestudios.net. 2009-02-20. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  6. ^ "Patchwork Heroes - PlayStation Network, PSN game". Uk.playstation.com. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  7. ^ "No Heroes Allowed! - PlayStation Network, PSN game". Uk.playstation.com. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  8. ^ "echochrome ii". NowGamer. 2010-12-22. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  9. ^ "Patapon 3". GamesIndustry.biz. 2010-06-16. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  10. ^ "Review: Open Me!". Destructoid.com. 2013-08-31. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  11. ^ Sarkar, Samit (2013-06-10). "Destiny of Spirits free-to-play RPG coming to Vita". Polygon. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  12. ^ "THE PLAYROOM VR | PS4 Games". PlayStation. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  13. ^ "Play The Tomorrow Children For Free Starting Today – PlayStation.Blog". Blog.us.playstation.com. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  14. ^ Sheridan, Connor. "The Last Guardian being 're-engineered' at SCE Japan Studios | GamesRadar". Gamesradar.com. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  15. ^ "Gravity Rush 2 | PS4 Games". PlayStation. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  16. ^ "Sony's Japan Studio Brings Tabletop Tower Defence To VR | Kotaku UK". Kotaku.co.uk. 2016-09-16. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  17. ^ Nunneley, Stephany (2016-12-03). "Japan Studio bringing Knack 2 to PlayStation 4 – PlayStation Experience 2016". VG247. Retrieved 2017-01-21.
  18. ^ Doucet, Nicolas (May 23, 2018). "Introducing Astro Bot Rescue Mission for PlayStation VR". Playstation Blog. Retrieved May 23, 2018.

External links

  • Official website (in Japanese)
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