Sony purchases Incog Inc.
Sony Computer Entertainment America announced today that it has purchased Twisted Metal: Black developer Incog Inc. All games developed by Incog in the future will be first-party titles, as the acquisition is now official and complete.
"We are thrilled to have the highly talented developers of the best-selling car combat series officially join the PlayStation family," said Shuhei Yoshida, vice president, product development, Sony Computer Entertainment America. "As our partnership has extended over a period of years, we are excited about the opportunity to have this top team join our ranks, and we welcome them whole-heartedly into our first party development operation."
"The Twisted Metal franchise is deeply anchored in the success of the PlayStation platforms," said Scott Campbell, president, Incog Inc. Entertainment. "Aligning our creative approach toward game development with Sony Computer Entertainment America's industry-leading platforms allows us to offer ground-breaking content to fans around the world. We are proud to be part of this organization."
8/5/2002 Matt Stensrud