Fabrik Games folded into Sony’s largest UK team.
PlayStation Studios has grown quite a lot this year, with some notable acquisitions bolstering Sony’s first-party lineup of developers. The most recent of these is Firesprite, a Liverpool-based studio that’s already bigger than Sony’s other UK teams combined. It’s set to get even bigger, though; the developer has just made a purchase of its own.
That’s right: Firesprite, not Sony, has acquired Fabrik Games, a small Manchester team. It’ll be merged into the much larger studio, bringing the total headcount up to 265. It seems as though this acquisition was on the cards as part of Sony’s plan to pick up Firesprite, which makes sense.
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