Is Sony Planning To Buy Bluepoint Games?

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is planning to acquire the king of remakes and remasters.

ResetEra has someone claiming that Sony is close to finalizing a deal to acquire Bluepoint Games to join the SIE fold. The team recently released the Demon’s Souls remake (which got help from SIE Japan Studio), and we should expect an announcement soon, according to the post, which claims that this game was meant to be a final test, and Sony seems to be convinced that they would be a good first-party developer, although they will likely continue to be in a technical support role outside making remakes/remasters.

The person behind the post bases all this on a couple of sources close to Bluepoint, although ResetEra’s forum mods weren’t able to confirm the information. However, the post hasn’t been deleted, so something might happen… unless the banhammer strikes shortly, which could happen.

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Source: WCCFTech, WCCFTech, DualShockers

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