Sony has acquired Firewalk Studios

Through press release means, Sony has revealed that it’s acquired Firewalk Studios.

Firewalk Studios is a relatively new developer, which began its life as part of ProbablyMonsters. Now, as its own entity, it has joined the Sony Interactive Entertainment stables. In doing so, it’s also announced a new, original IP, although what it is remains secretive.

The press release reads:

Firewalk’s talented team has a plan to connect players in new and innovative ways in their ambitious upcoming multiplayer game.The studio shares PlayStation’s passion for creating inspiring worlds grounded in exceptional gameplay, and PlayStation wants to continue to invest in their mission. We’re excited for Firewalk to bring their technical and creative expertise to PlayStation Studios to help grow their live service operations and deliver something truly special for gamers.