PlayStation has acquired yet another studio this week as Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced that Dutch studio Nixxes Software has joined PlayStation Studios.
Nixxes Software has been around since 1999 and is best known for porting games to PC. They have mostly worked on Square Enix projects like Legacy of Kain, Tomb Raider, and Deus Ex. The team is joining PlayStation Studios Technology, Creative, & Services Group to provide high-quality in-house technical and development capabilities for PlayStation Studios.
PlayStation Studios head Hermen Hulst had this to say on the news:
“I highly respect Nixxes and am excited for this very experienced team to become part of the world-class development community at Sony Interactive Entertainment. They have a passion for improving games and for delivering the best possible experience for gamers. Nixxes will be a strong asset for everyone across PlayStation Studios, helping our teams focus on their most important goal, which is to create unique PlayStation content at the best possible quality.”
Nixxes Software founder and senior directory of development Jurien Katsman added this:
“We can’t wait to get to work and are so excited to bring our technical and development expertise to an IP powerhouse like PlayStation Studios. We’re looking forward to working with some of the most talented teams in the industry to deliver the highest-quality gameplay experiences for PlayStation fans.”