Tag archive for "Sony Santa Monica"

12 News

Kinetica and Wild Arms 3 Trophies Surface on Exophase [UPDATED]

Update: Wild Arms has officially been confirmed for a May 17th release date, according to the PlayStation Blogcast. There is still no word on if Kinetica will be launching soon. ...Read More

on May 13, 2016 3:55 AM
6 Rumors

Sony Santa Monica’s Kinetica Could be the Next PS2 Game on PS4: Sony Files for Trademark

Before God of War, Sony Santa Monica released a futuristic racing game named Kinetica for PS2. It was back in 2001, and the game launched exclusively in North America. ...Read More

on April 19, 2016 10:37 AM
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Sony Santa Monica Talks About The God of War Legacy, “Super-Interesting, Risky, More Artsy” Projects And More

At Game Developers Conference in San Francisco, Sony Santa Monica Game Design Senior Manager David Hewitt and Programmer Koray Hagen talked about the studio in a panel that DualShockers attended. During the panel they explained the studio's ...Read More

on March 17, 2016 6:42 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Hiring in a “Major Way” for its “Next Big PlayStation 4 Game”

Sony Santa Monica had a major downsizing in 2014, causing the cancellation of a game and many lost jobs. Now they're working on their upcoming PS4 game (and we know what it is, even if Sony did ...Read More

on March 14, 2016 6:48 PM
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Hideo Kojima Isn’t Done With Studio Visits; Lands at Sony Santa Monica

Hideo Kojima has visited many studios during his Technology research trip a few weeks ago, but he isn't done. The legendary creator of the Metal Gear Solid series is currently in the United States for the DICE ...Read More

on February 16, 2016 5:19 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Will Share How it “Creates Greatness” and More at GDC

Sony Santa Monica is working on a not-so-mysterious AAA game on PS4 (we pretty much know that it's a new God of War, even if they tried very hard to cover their tracks), and in the meanwhile ...Read More

on February 16, 2016 2:21 PM
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FAT Princess Adventures’ Free DLC Brings Short Cakes’ Tavern, Arena Mode, and More

FAT Princess Adventures is back in the news reel again thanks to an update from developers Fun Bits Interactive. On a blog post at PlayStation Blog, the developers announced that Update 1.02 would be rolling out ...Read More

on January 18, 2016 2:00 PM
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Slow Down Time in the new Showtime Feature for MLB 16: The Show

Road to the Show just got more interesting. Check out what new features are coming to PlayStaion's killer baseball franchise. ...Read More

on December 18, 2015 5:48 PM
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Sony Bend, Sucker Punch and Sony Santa Monica’s New PS4 Games Teased by Sony Worldwide Studios American Boss

During an interview on Kinda Funny Games, SCE Worldwide Studios North American head honcho Scott Rohde went into full tease mode about the upcoming projects by Sony Bend, Sucker Punch and Sony Santa Monica. ...Read More

on December 11, 2015 1:44 PM
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Game teased by Sony Santa Monica Revealed: it’s Bound for PS4

Sony Santa Monica revealed the game that they teased a few days ago, and it wasn't God of War 4, it's Bound, that the studio is developing in collaboration with indie developer Plastic. ...Read More

on December 3, 2015 11:44 AM
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Sony Santa Monica Is Teasing… Something, With Mysterious Feet

PlayStation Experience is just a few days away, scheduled to open its gates in San Francisco on December 5th, and Sony Santa Monica is teasing... something. ...Read More

on November 30, 2015 1:36 PM
30 Rumors

Rumor: New Details Emerge About Sony Santa Monica’s Canceled PS4 Game Codenamed “Darkside”

Quite a while ago, in February 2014, we learned that Sony Santa Monica canceled a PS4 game, causing a sizable round of layoffs at the studio, and creating one of PlayStation's best guarded mysteries. ...Read More

on October 24, 2015 6:03 PM
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Sony Santa Monica’s Cory Barlog “Blown Away” By What They’re Working On: “Lots of Cool Stuff” Coming

During the latest episode of the "Conversations with Creators," Sony Santa Monica Creative Director Cory Barlog had a few hints to drop on what's looming over the horizon: ...Read More

on July 28, 2015 7:52 PM
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Watch Sony Santa Monica Developers Talk In-Depth About the God of War Franchise

Sony Computer Entertainment released a brand new video of the "Conversations with Creators" series, focused on Sony Santa Monica and the God of War franchise. ...Read More

on July 28, 2015 7:20 PM
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Everybody’s Gone to the Rapture Coming to PS4 in August 2015; New Trailer Released and Website Now Live

As one of the more quiet and elusive PS4 exclusive title currently in development by The Chinese Room (Dear EstherAmnesia: A Machine for Pigs), the long-awaited Everybody's Gone to the Rapture has gotten some attention following ...Read More

on June 11, 2015 11:05 AM
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God of War III Remastered Pre-Orders Now Available; Includes a Slick PS4 Dynamic Theme and PS Now Rentals of First Two GOW Titles

As some of the PS4's biggest titles for this year are now out on store shelves, such as The Order: 1886 and Bloodborne, there is still plenty to look forward to this year including the return of ...Read More

on May 19, 2015 3:00 PM
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God of War III Remastered for PS4 Gets New Screenshots in Shiny 1080p

Today Sony Computer  Entertainment Japan and Asia sent a press release announcing the Japanese release of God of War III Remastered (which will hit the local shelves two days after North America, on June 16th), and ...Read More

on April 28, 2015 3:57 AM
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Sony Santa Monica Strengthening Animation Team to “Set the Bar for Creativity and Complexity” on PS4

Sony Santa Monica has been hard at work on a secret project for a while, even if thanks to Cory Barlog, it isn't so much of a secret anymore. ...Read More

on April 23, 2015 5:25 AM
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PS4’s Everybody’s Gone to The Rapture: Devs Working on Performance and More; Score Making “Huge” Difference

The good folks at The Chinese Room are hammering away at the PS4 exclusive Everybody's Gone to The Rapture in collaboration with Sony Santa Monica, and today they provided a new status update on the project: ...Read More

on April 9, 2015 1:57 PM
70 Rumors

Sony Santa Monica Aims to “Create Jaw Dropping Visuals that Set the Bar for the PS4,” “Epic Experiences”

While Sony Santa Monica has done pretty much everything in its power to hide the notion that the studio is working on a new God of War game, the internet doesn't forget. ...Read More

on April 3, 2015 4:28 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Has No Plans for More God of War PS4 Remasters; Explains Why Remasters Are Made

If you think that the PS4 remaster of God of War III might open the door from more ports of the old adventures of Kratos to the PS4, Sony Santa Monica Community Strategist Aaron Kaufman mentioned that ...Read More

on March 21, 2015 5:23 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Developer Raffling a PS4 20th Anniversary to Help a Kid with Leukemia

If you want to contribute to a good cause and have a chance at a sweet limited edition PS4 20th Anniversary edition, here's your chance to get two birds with one stone. One of the men behind ...Read More

on February 22, 2015 6:30 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Quietly Deletes New PlayStation Experience Tease and “Significant Role” Mention

Lately Sony Santa Monica seems to be sharing quite a lot of interesting information, only to realize that they revealed either too much or too early and try to cover their tracks. They did it with the ...Read More

on January 2, 2015 4:18 PM
21 Editorials

God of War 4 for PS4 Might be Announced at the Next PlayStation Experience

Many expected the God of War 4 (or the next God of War, however you want to call it) to be announced at the beginning of December at PlayStation Experience. It kind of happened, but it was ...Read More

on December 30, 2014 4:57 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Hosting God of War Event in March; Expects to Play “Significant Role” in Next PlayStation Experience

Sony Santa Monica's Studio Head Shannon Studstill posted today a message on the developer's official website looking back to 2014 and forward to 2015, and it included some interesting details. ...Read More

on December 30, 2014 4:09 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Goes on a Hiring Spree After Half-Revealing New God of War Game

After being hit by a round of layoffs back in February causing the cancellation of a project, Sony Santa Monica has gradually restarted hiring. ...Read More

on December 18, 2014 3:51 PM
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Sony Santa Monica Making a “Bad Ass AAA Game;” Promises Info on External Development Team in 2015 and More

Sony Santa Monica has been more open about its projects created in collaboration with external developers than about its own internal projects lately. Three new games (Wattam, What Remains of Edit Finch and  Fat Princess Adventures) ...Read More

on December 17, 2014 4:31 PM
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Sony Santa Monica’s Lead Concept Artist Joins Respawn; Titanfall’s Studio Now Has 18 Devs from SSM

It's been known for a while that God of War III Director Stig Asmussen joined Respawn Entertainment a while ago, after leaving Sony Santa Monica due to the cancellation of its unannounced PS4 game. What not many ...Read More

on December 16, 2014 4:31 PM
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Can God of War’s Kratos Be Beaten? “Maybe Not in This Mythological Pantheon” According to Cory Barlog

God of War's Kratos alwaysd had an aura of invincibility, and during the God of War Retrospective panel at PlayStation Experience one of the attendees asked if Kratos can be defeated. ...Read More

on December 9, 2014 3:45 AM
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This is What God of War’s Kratos (and His Dog) Used to Look Like Before He Was Kratos

We're all pretty familiar with God of War's burly protagonist Kratos, but he didn't always look like he does now. ...Read More

on December 8, 2014 9:28 PM