Ted Price of Insomniac Games posted a statement to their fans about the acquisition, saying that “The decision to join forces with Sony extends far beyond familiarity. Sony and Insomniac have a long history together, working on games like Ratchet and Clank, Resistance and recently, Marvel’s Spider-Man for different PlayStation platforms. Our studio vision is to create experiences that have a positive and lasting … Sony has announced a major move: they are in the process of acquiring Insomniac Games. Now they’ve joined its family
What you need to know
Sony has acquired Insomniac Games, who will now join Sony Worldwide Studios. Sony and Insomniac have a long history together, working on the Ratchet and Clank and Resistance franchises. This brings Sony Worldwide Studios to 14 game development studios. Recently, Insomniac’s game Marvel’s Spider-Man was well-received critically and sold extremely well. From Ratchet and Clank to Marvel’s Spider-Man, Insomniac has been with PlayStation.