Sony Computer Entertainment, which will change its name to Sony Interactive Entertainment next Friday, has announced the formation of ForwardWorks, which is a new company aimed to deploy “services” at the smart device market, basically smartphones and tablets.
FowardWorks will leverage the intellectual property of numerous PlayStation dedicated software titles and gaming characters to provide games optimised for smart devices to users in Japan and Asia.
The company will be located in Tokyo, Japan and will be a fully owned subsidiary by Sony Interactive Entertainment.
The company will begin operations starting Friday April 1st 2016.
Source: SCE Corporate