Sony seems to be hiring a senior director for PC planning and technique, in response to a current job itemizing that has appeared on-line.
As noticed by PC Gamer, Sony is currently hiring for a PC planning and technique position. The description for the position notes that the candidate will likely be “responsible for the strategy and commercial activity within Global Channel sales and will deliver a single, optimised PC Sales growth and commercial plan to hub and territory teams to implement.”
It notes that the candidate will work with numerous companions, highlighting each Epic Games and Steam. The obligations listed don’t level in direction of any specific hints of video games that Sony desires to deliver to PC and extra concentrate on company wants like growing and implementing a world PC retailer technique and course of and delivering a PC price range.
In October final 12 months, Sony formally created the PlayStation PC label for its PC game releases. Earlier in the identical month, ex-CEO at Sony Shawn Layden defined why he determined to deliver previously PlayStation console exclusives to PC. “The strategy as we were developing it when I was there was that we need to go out to where these new customers are, these new fans could be,” mentioned Layden.
“Why not take one of our top-selling games, which has already blown up the marketplace, already been out there for 18 months, 24 months…and bring that to the personal computer platform?”
Sony started releasing its first-party video games on PC in August 2020, when Horizon: Zero Dawn launched on Steam and the Epic Games Store. The following 12 months, Days Gone additionally launched on PC, and 2018’s God of War arrived on PC in January of this 12 months. As nicely as that, the Uncharted: Legacy of Thieves Collection will likely be making its option to PC later this 12 months.
In different information, Ubisoft has formally revealed a brand new third-person shooter referred to as Project Q after a number of leaks emerged masking the game.